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Tag: greek

Not All Feta Is Created Equal

feta cheese

When a recipe calls for feta cheese, you may need to shop more carefully than you think to get the perfect cheese for your dish. When a recipe calls for feta cheese, we have your guide to buying the perfect kind to finish off your meal. Everyone knows feta cheese is […]

The Art of Eating Fish in Greece

grilled porgy

While 80% of Greece is mountainous, you associate Greece with the sea, and Greeks have a very strong sea culture. Let’s not forget that Greece has a coastline of over 13000 km making it the country with second largest coastline in Europe. Fish have always had a special position in […]

Tsoureki recipe (Traditional Greek Easter bread)

If you haven’t tried tsoureki (Greek Easter bread) before, then you are certainly missing out! Soft, fluffy, with a beautiful brown semi-soft crust and an amazing stringy texture. This is the most flavourful tsoureki recipe you will ever try! While this Greek Easter bread (tsoureki) is traditionally served in Easter […]

Artichoke Stew With Lemon and Dill

Artichokes "City Style"

Prep: 20 minsCook: 45 minsTotal: 65 minsServings: 4 to 6 servings Greeks refer to the former Constantinople as “The City” (polis) and to the style and flavours of the cooking that emerged from there as “of the city” or “city-style.” (a la polita). Aginares a la Polita or Artichokes City-Style is a vegetarian stew with artichokes, […]