Tag: Greek chef

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Traditional Trahana Recipe

Trahana is a type of ancient wheat product that is used Greece and the eastern Mediterranean to create a deliciously distinctive base for soups and Greek-style pasta dishes. Super easy to make, you will have this traditional trahana dish from the stove top to the table and into hungry mouths in about 30 minutes.

Discover the Best Hotel in Greece, Second Best Hotel in the World - Travel + Leisure's World's Best Awards Santorini Grace Hotel

Discover the Best Hotel in Greece, Second Best Hotel in the World - Travel + Leisure's World's Best Awards 2022

Perched high above the Aegean Sea in this magical place, privy to the island’s most emblematic views, is it any wonder that the picturesque sanctuary that is the Grace Hotel, Auberge Resorts Collection in Santorini, has come out on top of a poll of travel magazine readers as the Best Hotel in Greece and ranked as the second Best Hotel in the World?

Sophia Stamou’s 'The Anthology of Greek Gastronomy'

Sophia Stamou’s 'The Anthology of Greek Gastronomy'

Accomplished food writer and host and producer of ‘The Anthology of Greek Gastronomy’ Sophia Stamou was only 12 years old when she first started practicing culinary art and continues to collect the best out of any place in Greece she visits during the filming and production of her shows and books. GCT speaks to Sophia to find out more.

Elaia Estiatorio: The Greek Gem of the Hamptons

Elaia Estiatorio: The Greek Gem of the Hamptons

Greek cuisine is known worldwide. However, not everyone can jump on a plane and head to a beautiful Greek island. Luckily, you can find the next best thing on the East end of Long Island, Elaia Estiatorio. This Greek gem opened its doors four years ago and has since made its mark, and receiving rave reviews.

Spiced almond and vanilla baklava recipe

Spiced Almond and Vanilla Baklava Recipe

Baklava is a layered pastry dessert made of filo pastry, filled with chopped nuts, and sweetened with syrup or honey. It was one of the most popular sweet pastries of Ottoman cuisine and is sold in Greek bakeries, pastry shops and restaurants around the world.

Akis Petretzikis Konstantina Papamichael

Akis Petretzikis: Shares Photo With Partner Konstantina Papamichael on First Vacation with Their Son

Although very active on Instagram, Greek celebrity chef Akis Petretzikis takes care to keep his personal life away from the limelight. Recently, however, he posted a photo, for the first time, with his bikini-clad love, Konstantina on their first vacation together with their baby son.


A New Twist to Traditional Pastitsio

In episode 3 of Together in the Kitchen with Maria and Mary, the women take on this traditional Greek dish. Mary shows us how to make this delicious dish, while Maria provides a gluten alternative. She suggests replacing traditional pasta with chickpea, brown rice, or lentil pasta.

Mary's Kouzina Mary Politis

A day with Mary in the Kouzina

Mary Politis’ first Greek cooking class was a delicious day in the kitchen, transporting all involved into the kitchen of a Greek family home as they learnt how to prepare traditional Greek food using authentic family recipes.