Vatoudiaris – The Garden of the Gods

- April 8, 2014

“It is where the goddesses go to bathe,” the man in the Vrysses taverna tells the tourist in response to her question about Vatoudiaris. She […]

“Have it Your Way” at…Lukumades

- April 7, 2014

It’s safe to say that most of us have tried loukoumades – that deep fried, honey-drizzled and cinnamon topped dumpling, crisp on the outside, warm […]

Lenten Recipe 29: Taramosalata

- April 7, 2014

One of the most common dishes on any Greek menu all year long is taramosalata, but it makes a very common appearance during Lent. In […]

Lenten Recipe 28: Ion Chocolate Cupcakes

- April 5, 2014

You’d be tempted to break your fast with these cupcakes, but you can enjoy the taste and keep within your Lenten regimen! Makes 12 Cupcakes […]

Legend of the 12 Archontopoula

- April 3, 2014

If you are fortunate enough to visit one of the remote mountain villages of Crete, and if you are not fluent in the language, but […]