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What taramosalata really is

People who live outside of Greece may not realize that there are several different types of taramosalata out there. It is possible to find a store bought version, but those versions are all the same and lack the character of the family…

Greece: Kiwi season started, but growers are not harvesting yet

The kiwi season has finally started in Greece. Although the season started with the government giving the permission to start with harvesting around 10 October, but according to Christina Manossis from Zeus, not all growers are harvesting…

Where to find the best loukoumades in Athens

Most European cultures have their version of doughnuts but Greek “loukoumades” (lou-kou-ma-des) would have to be the most sinful. If you’re going to indulge then you might as well have the best.

The 7 hottest food trends in Greece for 2018

Traditional or fusion? Greek or ethnic? To eat at tables with cloth napkins and fine cutlery or on simple outdoor wooden benches? You can find it all in Greece these days, and especially in the capital.

Guide to Street Food in Athens

Athens is the capital of Greece and is undoubtedly one of the greatest hubs for Greek street-food in the county. Two things often come to mind when Greek food is mentioned;

Fava bean festival on the island of Schinoussa.

The 7th Fava bean festival of island of Schinoussa will begin on Friday, to celebrate the island's signature agricultural crop, which is also its main farming product. As the president of the association of Schinoussa Nikos Nomikos said to…

Refugee Food Festival

To mark #WorldRefugeeDay, the Refugee Food Festival comes back to Athens from 19 to 24 June 2018, while a special Refugee Food Festival event will be also held at Nan restaurant on Lesvos island.