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Rizogalo- Rice Pudding Recipe

Rizogalo- Rice Pudding Recipe

Rizogalo (ρυζόγαλο) is named after its two key ingredients: ‘rizi’ meaning rice and ‘gala’ meaning milk. Flavoured with vanilla and cinnamon, it is creamy and tastes delicious warm or chilled. Here is…

dolmades

Spinach dolmades drizzled with avgolemono

Traditionally made with vine leaves, this dolmades recipe substitutes the vine leaves with spinach leaves, filling them with mince and rice, drizzling the entire dish with a tasty avgolemono (egg lemon sauce).

Vasilopita Recipe

Vasilopita Recipe

Kathy Tsaples Vasilopita is a New Year’s Cake, which can be either a cake or, as is tradition where I come from, a meat pie (Kreatopita or Kotopita). A coin is discreetly…

Christmas Countdown Recipes: Chicken Gyro

Christmas Countdown Recipes: Chicken Gyro

Kathy Tsaples It’s the most wonderful time of the year, and what better way to celebrate than with our first Christmas Recipe Advent Countdown! 2 days to go… For get togethers at home…

Christopsomo: Greek Christmas Bread Recipe

Christopsomo: Greek Christmas Bread Recipe

“Christopsomo” (Χριστόψωμο) in Greek means “Christ’s Bread” and this is why the bread is decorated with a cross. Christopsomo is considered very sacred in Greek households and is made with great care…

Christmas Countdown Recipes: Kourabiedes

Christmas Countdown Recipes: Kourabiedes

Kathy Tsaples It’s the most wonderful time of the year, and what better way to celebrate than with our first Christmas Recipe Advent Countdown! 4 days to go… Kourabiedes are shortbread biscuits dusted…

Christmas Countdown Recipes: Roast Pork

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 recipe – a dish that we prepare for Christmas Day.

Christmas Countdown Recipes: Potato Salad

Christmas Countdown Recipes: Potato Salad

Our third Christmas countdown recipe is…Potato Salad! Everyone has a favourite potato salad recipe and this is ours.

Christmas Countdown Recipes: Visinno and Mastixa Trifle

Christmas Countdown Recipes: Vissino and Mastiha Trifle

  Kathy Tsaples It’s the most wonderful time of the year! And what better way to celebrate than with our first Christmas Recipe Advent Countdown! 7 days to go… Our fourth Christmas countdown…

Pastitsio

Traditional Greek Pastitsio recipe: the ultimate comfort food

 Traditional Greek pastitsio (παστίτσιο, pastítsio) is an authentic Greek Lasagne – a baked dish that combines layers of pasta, ground meat and velvety béchamel sauce to create the ultimate comfort food. Try our easy to follow Greek Pastitsio recipe to easily recreate this traditional culinary delight, just like your Yiayia used to make.

PRAWN FRITTERS

PRAWN FRITTERS (ΓΑΡΙΔΟΚΕΦΤΕΔΕΣ)

  The most simple accompaniment to these fritters is a big squeeze of lemon and a chilled glass of rose wine – preferably Greek of course. However, if you have a bit…

gyro

Famous Greek chicken gyros recipe

Some may not be able to visit Greece at the moment due to travel restrictions, but this doesn’t mean that you can’t bring Greece into to your home and onto your taste buds with our recipe for the best homemade chicken gyros.

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.