Greek

vasilopita greek new years cake topped with powdered sugar

Vasilopita (Greek New Years Cake)

Vasilopita is a traditional cake that is served on New Years Day. There is often a coin placed inside of it (wrapped in foil) and the cake is sliced and divided among guests. The person who finds the lucky coin is said to have good luck in the new year. […]

Melomakarona (Greek Christmas Honey Cookies) topped with icing sugar and cinnamon

Melomakarona (Greek Christmas Honey Cookies)

Melomakarona are traditional Greek Cookies drenched in a honey syrup. This cookie recipe is traditionally made every Christmas in Greek homes. These cookies are quintessentially Greek. From the walnut and honey flavourings which are pretty much on the front stage of Greek desserts (think baklava) to the use of olive […]

authentic traditional greek salad with tomatoes and cucumer

Traditional Greek Salad

This traditional Greek Salad is a healthy, fresh side dish perfect for most dishes! This authentic recipe is easy to make and packed with veggies and feta! Hands down, this is my favourite summer salad. The best salad. It’s simple, fresh, and speaks to my roots! It’s also loaded with […]

spanakopita quesadilla on a platter with dip

Spanakopita Quesadilla

Spanakopita Quesadilla anyone?? This healthy, quick and easy recipe gives you all the flavours you want from a classic spanakopita without all the fuss! This Greek girl loves her spanakopita, so believe me when I tell you that this is the quickest and most satisfying way to get my fix […]

Greek summer salad with tomatoes, chicken souvlaki, feta, radishes and greek yogurt dill dressing

Summer Salad with Greek Yogurt Lemon-Dill Dressing

Fresh vegetables and a light, Greek yogurt dressing make this Summer Salad with Greek Yogurt Lemon-Dill Dressing the perfect summer salad! I am channeling my inner Elaine Benes with this BIG salad! It’s loaded with veggies, chicken feta and a delicious yogurt dressing and it was our delicious lunch today! […]

A chicken souvlaki platter with lettuce, red onion, and tomatoes served alongside pita.

Chicken Souvlaki Platter

Tender pieces of chicken marinated with lemon and oregano and served with fresh tomatoes, onions, tzatziki and pita bread! Assemble all the components on a platter, and let your guests build their own plates! We love to load up all the components on pitas and make our own chicken souvlaki […]