Pastitsada from Corfu, a Tasty Island Classic

By Eleni Sakellis - September 25, 2018

Pastitsada is a traditional recipe from the island of Corfu (Kerkyra) where everyone seems to have their own personalized version, especially in terms of the […]

Takakia: a Traditional Sweet Treat from Rhodes

By Eleni Sakellis - September 16, 2018

Summer vacations in Greece offer a wonderful opportunity to enjoy the authentic Greek flavors and delicious traditional foods. With so many restrictions on what can […]

Chef Pano Karatassos’ New Modern Greek Cookbook

By Eleni Sakellis - September 13, 2018

Modern Greek Cooking: 100 Recipes for Meze, Entrees and Desserts by Atlanta-based Greek-American chef Pano Karatassos is a wonderful resource for Greek cuisine in the acclaimed chef’s signature, […]

St. Fanourios and Fanouropita Variations to Try

By Eleni Sakellis - August 24, 2018

St. Fanourios the Martyr has helped countless people find lost items and according to tradition, after you pray and find the said item, you bake […]

Blueberries: Health Benefits and Four Recipes

By Eleni Sakellis - August 23, 2018

Naturally low in fat and sodium, with just 80 calories per cup, blueberries are a tasty addition to any diet. They contain phytonutrients called polyphenols […]

Greek Chocolate Mousse an Elegant Dessert to Enjoy

By Eleni Sakellis - August 19, 2018

Chocolate mousse may not immediately strike you as a Greek dessert, but using Greek ingredients transforms this no-bake dessert into a quick, yet elegant way […]