Tag: Greek cuisine

Restaurant in Milos cooks food in the sand

Restaurant in Milos cooks food in the sand

Milos, located among the Cyclades islands of the Aegean Sea, is one of the most popular travel destinations in Greece. The island was created by volcanic activity and is famous for its surreal coastal landscape, colourful volcanic rock…

Mary Politis Mary's Kouzina Greek food

Mary’s Kouzina – Preserving Traditional Greek Cooking

Mary Politis is the woman behind the popular food blog Mary’s Kouzina. Uploading recipes daily, Mary teaches people how to make traditional Greek style food inspired by her mother and grandmother and taking us back to flavours from yiayias kitchen or our favourite Greek island.

THE HELLENIC ODYSSEY

A quest to put Greece on the culinary map

The Hellenic Odyssey, a travel and food tour operator is on a quest to put Greece on the culinary map. Australian born with a proud Cretan heritage, Kelly Michelakis, founder of The…

Homemade Gigantes Plaki recipe 1

Homemade Gigantes Plaki recipe

Gigantes Plaki is a classic Greek vegetarian and vegan dish that can be found in most taverns across Greece during summer and winter. This popular recipe consists of giant beans baked in…

Athens to open its first-ever Food Hall 3

Athens to open its first-ever Food Hall

The Greek capital is set to open its first-ever Food Hall, a 12 million euro project that will feature a shopping centre filled with artisanal, gourmet and organic products from all over…

A taste of Greece in Qatar 10

A taste of Greece in Qatar

Despite its small size, Qatar is home to various cuisines from all over the world and knows all about good food. The modern country in the Middle East is becoming more and…

My Big Fat Greek Cookbook 17

My Big Fat Greek Cookbook

Two years ago, multi-awarded Greek-Canadian filmmaker Christos Sourligas’ mother was told she had she only had 12-18 months to live. Having a deep bond with both his parents, Greeks who emigrated to…

Traditional Homemade Moussaka recipe 21

Traditional Homemade Moussaka recipe

Moussaka is by far one of the most loved dishes in Greece, served in almost every traditional tavern and prepared in every Greek household worldwide. Authentic moussaka features a rich tomato meat…

Yiayia's traditional Gemista recipe 23

Yiayia’s traditional Gemista recipe

Gemista (which in Greek means “filled with”) is a delicious Greek recipe for stuffed vegetables with rice and mince, baked until soft and nicely browned. This juicy and tasty meal bursting with…

Traditional Greek Lamb Kleftiko recipe 26

Traditional Greek Lamb Kleftiko recipe

Greek Lamb Kleftiko is a delicious, traditional Greek recipe for the juiciest, tender and most aromatic lamb you’ve ever tasted! This very popular roast is wrapped in parchment paper, which allows the lamb to…

Traditional Greek and Politiki Kouzina opening in Sydney 31

Traditional Greek and Politiki Kouzina opening in Sydney

A restaurant devoted to traditional Greek and Polítiki cuisine, featuring delicious flavours from Constantinople is set to open its doors in Sydney, Australia next month! “Our restaurant is inspired by the main…

Manhattan

Greek cuisine to star in Manhattan Fancy Food Show

Greece has been chosen as the main partner country at the 64th Fancy Food Show that opens today at the Javits Convention Center in Manhattan, New York and will run until July…

Greece one of Top 5 Food Destinations around the World 36

Greece one of Top 5 Food Destinations around the World

Greece has ranked as one of the Top 5 food destinations worldwide, coming in fourth on the list according to a survey by travellers around the world at Booking.com, a global online…

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Chicken with Greek pasta

Κοτόπουλο με χυλοπίτες (chicken with Greek pasta) is a deliciously rustic dish, which originated in the Peloponnese region- where most pasta is handmade and Mizithra (hard goats cheese) is very popular. You should be…

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Sautéed Okra with fresh tomatoes & onion

Okra (Μπάμιες κοκκινιστές) are full of nutrients and vitamins, including protein, zinc, potassium, magnesium, folate and calcium. Here is a fresh and flavoursome sautéed okra with fresh tomatoes and onion recipe, which…

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