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Video Trends: Feta Pasta Has Gone Viral

Lately, the internet has been obsessed with recreating a viral feta pasta recipe.

The viral recipe was originated by Finnish food blogger Jenni Hayrinen in 2019. The recipe took Finland by storm and caused a feta cheese shortage.

Now the recipe has reached stateside through a viral TikTok. MacKenzie Smith, or @grilledcheesesocial, recreated the recipe in a short video in late January. As a food blogger, her content revolves around cooking and creating recipes.

The video showed the simplicity of the recipe. With only a few key ingredients, the recipe saves both time and effort. It is convenient and delicious.

The only ingredients needed are cherry tomatoes, olive oil, salt, feta, garlic, red pepper flakes, basil, and pasta.

On Tiktok, the recipe garnered 275k likes and thousands of recreations. It's quickly catching on and has created a hype around it.

Now with social media, it's become easier to access new recipes. There are dozens of videos and content dedicated to trying out new recipes. Social media has become our internet cookbook for those days we don't know what to cook.

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