Ouzo Made in…Minnesota!

- July 21, 2014

I  kid you not – this evening (July 20, 2014) I ventured to a Greek restaurant on the Gulf Coast of Florida (near, but not […]

The Museum of Alonissos

- July 19, 2014

Founded in 2000 by Kostas and Angela Mavrikis, the Museum of Alonissos is the largest privately owned folklore museum on this Northern Sporades island. Located […]

Grilled Steak Summer Salad

- July 16, 2014

MMMMM, sizzling steak on the grill says summer is here. Be sure to let the steak rest when you are done cooking so you don’t […]

Cobb Salad – Greek Style

- July 15, 2014

Cobb Salad  is a summer favorite – but this particular recipe includes a spicy Greek twist: Elliniko loukaniko Serves 4 1 ½ pounds skinless, boneless chickens […]

Milos’ Eerie Catacombs

- July 14, 2014

Secretly tucked away in cavernous earth near the village of Trypiti on Milos island are some of the world’s most ancient catacombs carved into volcanic […]

Haraki – Ouzo Unplugged

- July 14, 2014

The quintessential, unmistakable “drink of Greece” is Ouzo. But its predecessor, more pointedly, Ouzo not flavored with anise, is known by three different names: tsipouro […]