Tag: greek dessert

A slice of apple cake or milopita on a white plate.

Apple Cake (Greek Milopita)

This Apple Cake (or Milopita in Greek) is moist, tender and filled with thinly sliced apples. The apples and warm cinnamon spice make this the perfect fall treat to pair with a cup of coffee or tea. My mom has made this cake for us every fall since we were […]

Bite shot of a Kourabiedes cookie

Recipe for Kourabiedes (Greek Butter Cookies)

This recipe for Kourabiedes is a family favourite producing the most delicious traditional Greek butter cookies. Easy to make, studded with roasted almonds and always a favorite during the Christmas season, although they are also enjoyed year-round! In a Greek home, it just doesn’t feel like Christmas until traditional Greek […]

Koulourakia dipped in coffee

Koulourakia – Greek Easter Cookies

Koulourakia are traditional Greek Easter Cookies that are always made around this time of year! This simple recipe uses basic ingredients to create a buttery crisp cookie that is ideal for dunking in tea or coffee! Orthodox Easter is quickly approaching and we are in full on baking mode. Easter […]

Closeup of the filo rose shaped swirls in a Ruffled Milk Pie (Greek Patsavouropita).

Ruffled Milk Pie (Greek Patsavouropita)

Ruffled Milk Pie or Patsavouropita is a deliciously sweet custard and filo pie! If you are a fan of the Greek dessert bougatsa, you will absolutely love this pie! It is incredibly easy to make and who doesn’t love the thought of filo and sweet custard combined into a gorgeous […]