Tag: Greek cheese

CHEESES

Tyrini, Cheesfare Week

Cheese lovers rejoice! Today marks the beginning of ‘Tyrini’ the week where Greeks worldwide enjoy loads of dairy, cheese and cheese-based dishes, as it is the last week before Great Lent begins. Tyrini…

EU sues Denmark for labelling their white cheese as ‘Feta’ 1

EU sues Denmark for labelling their white cheese as ‘Feta’

The European Commission announced on Wednesday it was suing Denmark for exporting white cheese labelled as ‘Feta’ to non-EU countries, breaching the rules as Feta is a Protected Designation of Origin (PDO)…

NOYNOY, a household name in Greece 5

NOYNOY, a household name in Greece

NOYNOY is a household name in Greece, with generations of children growing up drinking this famous milk, which first hit Greek supermarket shelves in 1929. This concentrated milk is pure, whole cows…

Ten healthy reasons to add Feta to your diet 8

Ten healthy reasons to add Feta to your diet

Feta is Greece’s most famous cheese and according to dieticians and doctors around the globe, it’s also the healthiest cheese option in the world. Mainly made from sheep or goat milk (often…

Why Feta is the healthiest cheese in the world 13

Why Feta is the healthiest cheese in the world

Feta is Greece’s most famous cheese and according to many recent reports from dieticians and doctors around the globe, it’s also the healthiest cheese option in the world. Mainly made from sheep…

'Tyrini' Greece's week of cheese 15

‘Tyrini’ Greece’s week of cheese

  Cheese lovers get ready! Today marks the beginning of “Tyrini” the week where Greeks worldwide enjoy loads of cheese and cheese based dishes. This is the last week of Carnival before…

Greece wants its fair slice of Protection on Feta cheese 17

Greece wants its fair slice of Protection on Feta cheese

Greece’s Rural Development and Foods Minister Vangelis Apostolou has demanded that the country’s famed Feta cheese has the same protection it currently enjoys, in the new free trade agreement between the European…