Feta Walnut Date Cigars
- 2/3 cup walnut pieces
- ½ cup pitted dates
- 6 ounces cream cheese
- 1 ¼ sticks unsalted butter (preferably European-style)
- 1 package phyllo dough (roughly 17- by 12-inch sheets)
- 6 ounces crumbled feta
Pulse cream cheese, feta, walnuts, and dates together in a food processor, stopping occasionally to scrape down side of bowl, until nuts are finely chopped and mixture is combined well. Quick-chill filling by freezing until cold (to make it easier to handle), 15 to 20 minutes in freezer. Stack 8...