Sides

A bowl of horta vrasta served with lemon wedges.

Horta Vrasta (Greek Boiled Leafy Greens)

Boiled Leafy Greens or Horta Vrasta in Greek are a staple in Greek cuisine and a popular side dish. This simple to make recipe is served dressed with good olive oil and lemon juice for a healthy, nutritious dish. Growing up in a Greek home, horta was something that was […]

Closeup of a zucchini fritter baked in an air fryer.

Air Fryer Zucchini Fritters

This Air Fryer Zucchini Fritters recipe is quick, easy, and always a crowd pleaser! These delicious, crispy and healthy fritters are perfect as an appetizer, snack, or side dish. As huge fans of zucchini fritters or kolokithokeftedes (in Greek), we eat plenty of these delicious little zucchini cakes all summer […]

Baked, golden brown hortopita on a sheet pan.

Hortopita (Greek Mixed Greens Pita)

Hortopita is a traditional Greek filo pie that is stuffed with a variety of leafy greens and fresh herbs. This savory pie is made with a homemade, crispy filo and it can be made with or without feta for a vegetarian or vegan dish that is sure to please! Of […]

Pot of creamy orzo with shredded zucchini.

Creamy Orzo with Zucchini

This 15 minute Creamy Orzo with Zucchini recipe makes the perfect side dish or base for your meal! Add your favourite protein like grilled chicken or shrimp and you have a delicious and quick dinner on the table in just 15 minutes! I love an easy, delicious side dish and […]

A baked sweet potato topped with a pat of butter and fresh chives on a white plate.

Air Fryer Baked Sweet Potato

This Air Fryer Baked Sweet Potato recipe is as easy as it gets and produces the most delicious, crispy-skinned baked sweet potatoes. Just 3 ingredients and a few minutes of hands-on time are required! If you are looking for an easy side dish to serve with dinner, you have come […]