Tag: tradition

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 […]

Tsoureki - Greek Easter Bread loaf topped with almond slivers

Tsoureki – Greek Easter Bread

Make Tsoureki (Greek Easter Bread) at home with this easy, traditional recipe! This lightly sweetened, fluffy bread is flavoured with orange and traditional spices resulting in an absolutely delicious loaf! If you have yet to try Tsoureki, I am so glad you are here because you need to try this […]

sliced prasopita or greek leek pie on parcment paper

Prasopita (Greek Leek Pie)

Learn how to make Greek Leek Pie or Prasopita using homemade filo and a delicious cheesy leek filling! Recently, I shared a Kolokithopita (Greek Zucchini Pie) that I made with my mom. Today, I am sharing with you another mother-daughter creation only this time, leeks are the star of this […]

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. […]