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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 or wild greens. Enjoy this traditional Greek ladolemono recipe with your next meal! Preparation: Mix the olive oil and lemon juice together in a bowl and season […]

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 in Greece. Enjoy this classic Greek lamb recipe! Preparation: Remove the lambs’ entrails including the larynx and large intestine, leaving the kidneys in place. Wash the lamb […]

Shrimp Saganaki

In Authentic Greek recipes On January 19, 2008 0 Comments

Garides Saganaki – Shrimp Saganaki This classic Greek dish of baked prawns is found in the fish tavernas of Athens, especially around Piraeus. This is one of my favorite Greek recipes! Preparation: Preheat the oven to 400F. Heat the olive oil in a large ovenproof skillet. Add the onion and garlic and saute for 5 […]

Grilled Lamb Chops

In Easy Recipes On November 4, 2007 1 Comment

Greek – Paidakia Paidakia is one of my favorite dishes. They are meant to be eaten with your fingers, and require lots of napkins! They are to Greeks as what baby back ribs are to a southerner. Most tourists who visit Greece, love them and long for them when they leave, as you really can’t […]