Lagana Bread

Today we bake Lagana bread and fly kites to mark the beginning of 40 days of Orthodox Lent.  Lagana bread is a flat bread made once a year. We are…

Yiayia’s Jam Filled Cookies

Yiayia Chrisanthi’s Greek Jam Filled Cookies 4 Turkish cups sunflower oil 4 Turkish cups sugar 4 eggs 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon vanillin Your choice of preserve or jam…

Stuffed Peppers from the Vegan Greek

Recipe from the lovely Vegan Greek: http://thegreekvegan.com https://www.facebook.com/TheGreekVegan Stuffed peppers are such a classic Greek dish and traditionally vegan!  Meat was only added to the rice mixture on special occasions…

Thia Maria’s Kourambiedes

Thia Maria’s Kourambiedes “Greek Wedding Cookies” Ingredients: 250 grams Bitam (butter) 5 tsp. confection sugar 1 cup sunflower oil 2 eggs whole 1 tsp. vanilla 1 tsp. baking powder 1…

Zucchini Fritters – Kolokithokeftedes

Approximate cooking time 30′ Ingredients: 2 large (organic preferably) zucchinis One small yellow onion One (organic preferably) egg 1/4 pound kasseri (Greek gruyere cheese) 1 tsp Ground nutmeg Salt to…

Sultan’s meatballs

This was one of Sultan’s most delightful dishes served on his table when his people and courtiers wanted to please him. Its carefully selected ingredients and balanced tastes truly prove…