Tag: Greek households

Pomegranate

New Year’s tradition of smashing pomegranates

Pomegranate is an ancient red fruit, which has been the symbol of fertility, prosperity and regeneration for thousands of years in Greece and in Greek mythology. During Christmas time in Greece you…

Nikolaos Tselementes, Greece's original 'Masterchef' 1

Nikolaos Tselementes, Greece’s original ‘Masterchef’

Most Greek households worldwide have a “Tselemente” the most popular Greek cookbook named after famous chef Nikolaos Tselementes. The legendary chef from the island of Sifnos studied the art of cooking in Vienna.…

Greeks daily diet changes due to financial crisis 6

Greeks daily diet changes due to financial crisis

There has been a major shift in the daily diet of Greek consumers over the last eight years due to the financial crisis, according to the results of a survey conducted by…