Sunday, December 3, 2017

Light Tuna Salad in Arabic Pita Bread

Delicious Tuna Salad without extra fat in Arabic Pita Bread!
Prefer tuna in water and add extra virgin olive oil, chopped vegetables, pickled cucumber. You will have a very tasty snack!

Friday, December 1, 2017

Melomakarona, Christmas Cookies with Chocolate Nibs

Melomakarona are traditional Greek cookies, served during fasting period before Christmas and the following festivities.
Their name comes from honey, meli in Greek. Nobody can stop eating, especially if they are filled with chocolate!

Sunday, January 8, 2017

Stuffed and Baked Potatoes

Baked Potatoes, stuffed with cream cheese are a delicious appetizer, easy to make. They are ideal for a festive or Sunday dinner and they replace perfectly the common baked potatoes in a foil or a potatoes soufflé! Try them!

Vasilopita 2017, Greek New Year's Lucky Cake

This New Year Lucky Cake, Vasilopita 2017, it is a delicious cake with special ingredients. It contains dried figs puree, dark rum and orange zest: these ingredients give to cake a special taste and texture.
Because figs are sweet, no need to add too much sugar.

Monday, December 19, 2016

A Christmas Wreath of Appetizers

I suggest decorating your this Christmas dinner table with an unusual wreath of sea food instead of a platter with appetizers!
Your family or your guests will be appreciated!
Of course, feel free and replace any ingredient that is not to your taste!

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Skaltsounia, Lenten Filled Cookies

The Lenten Skaltsounia are Greek traditional cookies, with biscuit dough, filled with nuts, dried fruits, fruit preserve or jam.


Saturday, December 10, 2016

Spice Cake with Olive Oil, Orange and Chocolate Drops

If you love “sweet” spices, this is a very fluffy, with spices and olive oil cake, no egges added, ideal for morning coffee or tea. This cake is delicious, because spices and orange make the difference! 
Spices can be dried aromatic leaves, seeds, fruits or roots.
We add then in food, sweets (cakes or marmalades), ice creams and liqueurs. 
Ancient medicine and botany books mention spices as very important drugs, ideal to treat various human diseases.

Sunday, December 4, 2016

Homemade Lemon Liqueur, Limoncello

An easy, very aromatic and delicious homemade liqueur, ideal to be served at the end of a festive meal!
Let’s prepare it because at this season there are many fresh and juicy lemons are in the markets.