Greek Recipes

Lamb and Artichoke Stew

In Greek Recipes On June 24, 2008 1 Comment

Arni me Anginares Lamb and artichokes are a magical combination that captures all the real flavors and techniques of Greek cooking. This recipe uses seasonal vegetables as the… Read More »

Ladolemono Sauce

In Greek Recipes On June 1, 2008 1 Comment

Olive Oil and Lemon Dressing This is the classic accompaniment to boiled fish, vegetables, prawns and lobster. It is also good as a salad dressing with boiled spinach… Read More »

Spit-Roasted Lamb

In Greek Recipes On April 17, 2008 0 Comments

Arnaki Souvlas This is the Traditional Easter Sunday favorite for all Greeks. You will find whole lambs roasting side by side over sizzling charcoals in all the villages… Read More »

Bamies Laderes

In Greek Recipes On April 6, 2008 0 Comments

Bamies Laderes – Okra in Olive Oil Enjoy this healthy Greek vegetable recipe with family and friends! Preparation: Trim the tops from the okra, wash well, and sprinkle… Read More »

Lentil Salad

In Greek Recipes, Greek Salads On April 4, 2008 0 Comments

Lentil Salad Lentils are very much enjoyed in Greece and are often combined with pasta or rice or eaten cold in simple summer salads. Enjoy this classic Greek… Read More »

Kotopoulo Lemonato

In Greek Recipes On March 30, 2008 1 Comment

Kotopoulo Lemonato – Chicken with Lemon Enjoy this quick and easy Greek recipe for making Chicken in Lemon sauce. Preparation: Wash the chicken and cut into serving pieces…. Read More »

Revithia

In Greek Recipes, Greek Soups On March 13, 2008 1 Comment

Revithia – Chickpea Soup Chickpeas with orzo, pasta or rice are a favorite combination throughout the Mediterranean. In Greece, they are usually cooked simply with one vegetable, herd… Read More »

Youvetsi

In Greek Recipes On March 2, 2008 0 Comments

Youvetsi – Baked Manestra This Greek recipe is a traditional “Sunday Lunch” dish. The orzo is a kind of pasta that is shaped like large grains of rice…. Read More »

Tzatziki

In Appetizers, Greek Recipes On February 19, 2008 2 Comments

Tzatziki – Cucumber, Garlic and Yogurt Dip Greek-style yogurt is available at specialty Greek or Middle Eastern delicatessens, otherwise substitute plain yogurt. To eliminate the possibility of a… Read More »

Hirino Selino Avgolemono

In Greek Recipes On January 30, 2008 2 Comments

Hirino Selino Avgolemono – Pork With Celery & Avgolemono Sauce Celery (Selino) is a favorite combination with pork. This Greek recipe is very popular in the winter months…. Read More »

Stuffed Pork Loin

In Greek Recipes On November 4, 2007 0 Comments

Greek – Hirino Gemisto Pork loin is often simply stuffed with vegetables, garlic and a few dries herbs. This Greek recipe is very popular on Islands once ruled… Read More »

Baked Beef with Orzo

In Greek Recipes On September 28, 2007 0 Comments

Baked Beef with Orzo Greek – Moschari Yiouvetsi me Kritharaki Yiouvetsi is the name for a type of earthenware dish used to make meat stews with pasta that… Read More »

Soutzoukakia

In Greek Recipes On September 27, 2007 0 Comments

Greek-Style Meatballs This is a famous “Greek” dish from Smyrna brought to the mainland in 1922 when over 500,000 Greeks in Asia Minor were forced to flee their… Read More »

Oven-Roasted Chicken

In Greek Recipes On September 25, 2007 0 Comments

Oven-Roasted Chicken Greek – Kotopoulo Psito In Greece, every household has a “tapsi” (a round metal roasting pan) that can also be used for a variety of other… Read More »

Pastitsada

In Greek Recipes On August 25, 2007 2 Comments

This famous Greek dish is from Corfu and the Ionian Islands. It is popular in tavernas throughout mainland Greece. Sometimes the meat is also cut into thick slices… Read More »