Cretan Olive Oil Biscuits Here is the recipe for Cretan Olive Oil Biscuits. These biscuits also contain Raki which is the national drink of Crete. Do not confuse it with aniseed flavoured raki of other nations or with ouzo. Raki is also known as Tsikoudia and is a distilled spirit derived from grape pomace.
Boureki Cretan Zucchini Pie Here is the recipe for Boureki Cretan Zucchini Pie. It is one of the most popular dishes in Crete and one that leaves people wishing for more please. I will show you how to make the famous Boureki in your very own home so that you can enjoy the flavours of […]
Kalitsounia Cretan Cheese Pies Here is the recipe for Kalitsounia Cretan Cheese Pies. These cheese pies have been made by our family from since I can remember. There are many different types of Cretan pies, which come in all sorts of shapes, sizes and flavours. The name of the pie is often derived from the […]
Kariokes Chocolate Walnut Cakes Kariokes Chocolate Walnut Cakes, are small bitesize mini cakes that traditionally, are wrapped in foil and provided as a food gift. They are full of intense flavour due to the walnuts, chocolate and brandy combination. Just the right sweetness, crunch and softness. For those who love chocolate, alcohol and nut based […]
Greek yoghurt cheesecake mousse Greek yoghurt cheesecake mousse incorporates all the elements of a classic cheesecake however it has a slight Greek twist. In the base, I have added the typical nuts of the Greek cuisine such as almonds and walnuts which will add another intensity of flavour and crunch to the base.
Greek spoon dessert Greek spoon dessert is a traditional sweet offered in almost everysingle household in Greece. These desserts are very popular as they include many different fruit varieties and can store for a long period of time. They are often used as a welcome treat for guests or event as a home made gift […]
Kolokithokeftedes Zucchini Feta Fritters Here is the recipe for Kolokithokeftedes Zucchini Feta Fritters. You can use any combination of cheese. From plain feta, to plain ricotta or a mix of both. You can also add some grated parmesan cheese or tasty cheese.You could also bake this in the oven under a grill if you do […]
Horta Greek Wild Greens Here is the recipe for Horta Greek Wild Greens. Most Greeks use the type of wild greens that they cultivate in their gardens and these vary depending on the season. You can get a lot of wild greens from your local grocer. If you are not sure then just ask them […]
Olive Oil Biscuits Here is the recipe for Ladokouloura Olive Oil Biscuits. These biscuits are very easy to make they just need time to be rolled into shape. Once you roll them into a log shape you can them braid them, join together to form a circle, make into S shapes, form into logs, make […]
Athens Walking Tours – Choose from a variety of guided walking tours in Athens Ancient Athens Uncovered: Skip-the-Line New Acropolis Museum tour & Ancient Olympic Stadium Athens Walking Tours include this guided tour of Athens. It combines a tour of the New Acropolis Museum and the Panathenaic Stadium, home of the first modern Olympics. […]