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Recipe for Greek Zucchini Croquettes

Greek Zucchini Croquettes (Kolokithokeftedes) Recipe Ingredients: 1 1/2 pounds zucchini, trimmed and grated 2 bunches scallions, including green stems, finely chopped

Recipe for Greek Ouzo Cake

This cake is similar at its base to pantespani, a Greek sponge cake, but is perfumed with cloves, cinnamon, and ouzo.

Recipe for Christopsomo – Greek Christmas Bread

Christopsomo is a cake that is typically served on Christmas Day in Greece. Preparing this bread as a Christmas treat is something that is said to help bring about the health and well being of all members of the household into the coming…

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…