Tag: appetizer

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 […]

Dolmades on a plate with one sliced in half to show the rice and meat filling.

Dolmades (Greek Stuffed Grape Leaves)

This traditional Greek Dolmades recipe makes the most delicious, tender grape leaves stuffed with rice and fresh herbs. They can be made vegetarian or with ground meat for a delicious appetizer. If you a lover of Greek cuisine, than you have surely tried dolmades. Dolmades or Greek Stuffed Grape Leaves […]

Closeup of a vegetarian mezze platter containing tirokafteri dip, spanakopitakia, cucumbers, tomatoes, olives and pita bread.

Vegetarian Mezze Platter

Creating a delicious Vegetarian Mezze Platter is easy to do and makes the best kind of appetizer or light meal. I’ll show you how to create an amazing meatless mezze platter, including all the essentials of a mezze spread. I’ve included a recipe for a simple mezze platter and a […]

A bowl of tirokafteri dip sprinkled with feta and chili flakes on a mezze platter with pita and veggies.

Tirokafteri (Spicy Greek Feta Dip)

This Tirokafteri or Spicy Greek Feta Dip is creamy, spicy and so delicious. This quick and easy spread requires only 5 ingredients and takes just 5 minutes to come together! It is the perfect addition to a mezze platter. Tirokafteri, also called htipiti, is a feta-based dip that is popular […]

Creamy Lemon Herb Scallops close up

Creamy Lemon Herb Scallops

Fresh seared scallops coated in a light, creamy lemon and herb sauce is absolute perfection! Delicious, easy to make and it comes together in one pan! This! This is what you need to serve on your next date night, you guys! Melt-in-your-mouth pan seared scallops swimming in a creamy lemon […]

baked chicken taquitos topped with lettuce, shredded cheese and diced tomatoes

Baked Chicken Taquitos

Whether you’re making them for dinner, snacks or appetizers, these Baked Chicken Taquitos are simply perfect! I made these using leftover rotisserie chicken so making them was quick and easy! We love to make or even buy a rotisserie chicken for dinner in this house! It’s delicious, easy, healthy and […]

Platter of Baked Parmesan Zucchini Fries

Baked Parmesan Zucchini Fries

Crispy, crunchy zucchini fries flavoured with Parmesan cheese and herbs are seriously delicious! These fries are baked in the oven, making them a healthier recipe and the perfect snack or side for your meal! If you aren’t turning your zuccs into fries, stop what you’re doing and get ready to […]

A bowl of whipped feta dip topped with roasted grape tomatoes and fresh basil and thyme.

Whipped Feta

Whipped feta dip is a quick and easy recipe that can be made in less than 5 minutes! This dip, based on Greek Tirosalata dip, uses only a handful of ingredients and can be topped any way you like for the perfect mezze! If you love feta cheese, you have […]

Platter of Salmon Cakes served with lemon wedges.

Salmon Cakes

These delicious, easy to make salmon cakes can be made with ingredients found in your pantry. They make an herby, flavourful meal that is both healthy and simple to do! Whether you are using fresh salmon or canned, these cakes make a wonderful nutritious meal. Salmon is good for you […]