Category Archives: Greek Recipes

Greek Pasta Salad recipe

Take your taste buds to the refreshing flavours of the Mediterranean with every bite of this colourful Greek pasta salad dish! A delicious twist on the traditional Greek salad recipe, which is known and loved around the world. This Greek pasta salad recipe is so easy to prepare, that it is almost embarrassing to call it a […]

With Clean Monday (Καθαρά Δευτέρα) being around the corner, this is the right time to try this lagana recipe. Clean Monday, a moveable holiday always forty-eight days prior to Easter Sunday, is the first day of Orthodox Lent. This is a public holiday in Greece and people usually go out for a picnic and fly a kite. As we always […]

Vasilopita Cake Recipe (Greek New Year’s cake)

A delicious vasilopita recipe, infused with the aromas and blends of oranges and garnished with a thick and glossy vanilla scented sugar glaze! Vasilopita is a traditional Greek cake or bread served at midnight on New Year’s Eve to celebrate the life of Saint Basil. After baking the vasilopita cake, a coin is inserted through […]

Melomakarona Gemista: Greek Christmas Stuffed Honey Cookies

Christmas desserts are my favorite ones. So, I cannot resist eating them. Recently, I tasted melomakarona gemista (μελομακόρονα γεμιστά) and I have one word to describe them: Amazing! The stuffing gives a truly mouthwatering dimension and this was a surprise to me. Make these delicious Greek stuffed honey cookies this Christmas and you will definitely surprise your […]

Traditional Kourampiedes

Our very best recipe for Kourampiedes (Kourabiethes)! Traditionally made to celebrate Christmas, these sweet little butter cookies will definitely set you on a festive mood! Infused with rose water and the aromas of melted butter and topped with luscious layers of icing sugar, who can resist eating a few more than they should 🙂 Ingredients 250g […]

Lahanodolmades Recipe: Greek Stuffed Cabbage Rolls with Agvolemono

Lahanodolmades is a delicious Greek stuffed cabbage rolls dish with avgolemono. This is one of the favorite foods of the Greek cuisine that nobody can resist! Although time-consuming to make, it is totally worth the effort! This lahanodolmades recipe will take you around 60 mins to prepare and 60 mins to cook.   Lahanodolmades Recipe […]

Greek Sesame Bread rings recipe (Koulouri Thessalonikis)

Incredibly crunchy on the outside with an amazingly soft and slightly chewy centre.. These delicious Greek bread rings covered with toasted sesame seeds are definitely the most popular street food one can find in Greece. And with good reason! If you’ve ever found yourself walking the streets of  Athens or Thessalonikis then you can’t have missed […]

Traditional Greek Moussaka recipe (Moussaka with Béchamel)

Greek Moussaka recipe – A delicious taste of Greece This dish is a legend! Creamy, juicy and absolutely delicious.. Greek moussaka (mousaka) is one of the most popular dishes in Greece, served in almost every tavern and prepared in every household on special occasions and big family meals and for good reason! To prepare a traditional […]

Tzatziki sauce Recipe (Greek Yogurt and Cucumber Sauce)

Greek tzatziki sauce recipe – Tips to achieve the perfect texture Greek tzatziki is a classic yogurt, garlic and cucumber sauce. It sounds very simple but in order to achieve the perfect texture you have to pay attention to the details! The main ingredients for this traditional Greek tzatziki sauce recipe are plenty of garlic and […]