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Galopoula: A Greek Roasted Turkey Recipe

What is Christmas dinner without roasted turkey or galopoula (γαλοπούλα) as we call it in Greece? This galopoula recipe is easy, delicious and a must-taste not only during Christmas holidays but on every special occasion. Did you know that turkey is one of the finest meats you...

Diples Recipe: A Greek Christmas Pastry

Diples is one of the most delicious Christmas sweets ideas. This diples recipe comes straight from the historical and widely beautiful Mani. For those who don’t know, Mani is the central peninsula which extends southwards from Peloponnese in southern Greece and forms a continuation of the Taygetos...

Christopsomo: A Greek Christmas Bread Recipe

Christopsomo is one of my favorite Christmas recipes. The Greek word for Christopsomo is Χριστόψωμο which literally means Christ’s Bread. This Christmas bread is one of the oldest Greek traditions. Making Christopsomo is really symbolic and has a religious significance in Greek Christmas. Bread, in general, plays an important...

Greek Pork Chops Recipe with Orange

Eating pork on Christmas Eve dinner is one of my favorite Greek Christmas traditions. This mouthwatering dish is just ideal for the case you would like to eat something different than turkey. So, if you want to surprise your friends and family these holidays, this Greek pork...

Greek Yogurt Dessert Recipes

I have gather together all my favorite Greek yogurt dessert recipes in case you would like to eat a healthier dessert this Christmas season. Greek Yogurt Dessert Recipes No.1: Yogurt Pie Ingredients 2 ½ cups of fine semolina (400 g) 5 big eggs 1 ¼...

Kourambiethes with Chocolate

Kourambiethes with chocolate is completely different from the traditional kourambiethes that I was used to. I made them once last Christmas and since then my children have been asking for them every single day. As you can understand, kourambiethes with chocolate have become one of our favorite...

Amigdalota: Traditional Greek Almond Cookies

Amigdalota (αμυγδαλωτά) is the name of delicious Greek almond cookies. The first time I tasted them was when I  visited Monemvasia, a truly beautiful place to visit in Greece. Full of history and with a miraculous view, this byzantine well-preserved castle city, which is placed...

Greek Yogurt Dip Recipes

Now that Christmas is just around the corner and we are all getting ready for Christmas and New Year’s Eve dinner, I have gathered all my favorite Greek yogurt dip recipes! Greek Yogurt Dip Recipes: Yogurt Dill Sauce with Lemon Ingredients 2 cups of zero...

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