Loukoumades: Happy National donut day!

They’re hot, fluffy and crisp, usually drizzled with honey and cinnamon or chopped walnuts, while in a more modern rendition…

June 3, 2024

Paximadia or Paximathia, Greek biscotti

Greeks savor paximadia year-round, yet they hold a distinct significance as a dessert served during gatherings after funerals and visitations…

May 26, 2024

Making chocolate eggs with children: Tips for a fun but perfect result

Are you looking for creative ways to keep your children busy for Easter? Allow your children to get familiar with…

April 30, 2024

Palm Sunday Traditions

"Every year for as long as I can remember, Palm Sunday was of great importance to my family. With bay…

April 28, 2024

Portokali Gliko- Oranges in Syrup Recipe

Portokali Gliko (Πορτοκάλι γλυκό) is a toothsome orange sweet, kept in a jar. Orangey, colourful, sweet and syrupy, this is…

April 19, 2024

Air fryer fries: The trick to making them super crispy

Air fryers help make life easier in the kitchen. They are easy to use and produce tasty dishes. Have you…

April 13, 2024

Fasolada- Greek Bean Soup Recipe

It's extremely tasty, very nutritious, and easy to make. Yes, we are talking about Fasolada (Φασολάδα).   This popular Greek…

April 7, 2024

Bakaliaros Skordalia served on March 25 and Palm Sunday

Greeks celebrate Greek Independence Day on the 25th of March each year. This is one of only two days during…

March 24, 2024

Fasolatha- Greek Bean Soup Recipe

Extremely tasty, very nutritious and easy to make. Yes, we are talking about Fasolatha (Φασολάδα). This popular Greek bean soup…

March 2, 2024

Souzoukakia- Greek meatballs in rich tomato sauce Recipe

Souzoukakia (Σουτζουκάκια): These Greek oblong-shaped meatballs made with cumin, then simmered in a rich tomato sauce, originated in Smyrna at…

February 22, 2024

Traditional Greek Giouvetsi recipe

Giouvetsi is one of Greece’s most traditional and loved dishes that all the family enjoys. Giouvetsi It's an oven-baked meal…

February 20, 2024

Patsavouropita- Greek Rag Pie Recipe on National Pie Day

Patsavouropita (Πατσαβουρόπιτα) is a traditional Greek phyllo pie, which is very easy to make and, even better- tastes fantastic. Let's…

January 24, 2024

Tania from India moved everyone on MasterChef Greece: "I didn't go out in the world, I was afraid"

"Those were bad years, and I didn't live my childhood," said the contestant who managed to get the white apron…

January 16, 2024

Patatokeftedes - Potato Fritters Recipe

A quick and easy recipe for the most delicious Patatokeftedes (potato fritters)! They only take a few ingredients and minutes…

January 8, 2024

Traditional Vasilopita Recipe by Akis Petretzikis

Greece has a lovely tradition of baking a special cake for the New Year to start things off right! It’s…

December 27, 2023

Christmas Countdown Recipes: Baklava Cheesecake

Baklava Cheesecake is the ultimate fusion of nutty crunch baklava and sweet soft cheesecake, encased in a flaky filo pastry.

December 22, 2023

Christmas Countdown Recipes: Kourabiedes

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, and what better way to celebrate than with our first Christmas Recipe Advent…

December 21, 2023

Christmas Countdown Recipes: Roast Pork

What better way to celebrate than with our Christmas Recipe Advent Countdown! 5 days to go… Enjoy our Slow-roasted Pork…

December 20, 2023

Christmas Countdown Recipes: Almond Pears

I always make a platter of Amigthalota Ahlathia (Almond Pears) for Christmas.

December 16, 2023

Christmas Countdown Recipes: Galaktoboureko

It's the most beautiful time of the year! And what better way to celebrate than with our first Christmas Recipe…

December 15, 2023
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