The Flavors of Greece

Dishes and cuisine inspired by the classic flavors of Greece.

Ricotta Stuffed Fresh Figs with Pistachios and Honey & The Loss of Visionary, Steve Jobs

Appetizers & Condiments
Ricotta Stuffed Fresh Figs with Pistachios and Honey

This is a quickie appetizer that’s fantastic to serve at small gatherings or kickin’ back enjoying a bottle of wine your better-half. Besides the deliciousness that are figs, the honey with the salty pistachios are just lovely.

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Spinach-Feta Turnovers (Individual-sized Spanakopita)

Appetizers & Condiments
Spinach-Feta Turnovers (Individual-sized Spanakopita)

Here’s a spin on a classic Greek dish. Savory, spinach pie with feta that’s traditionally made with phyllo dough, Spanakopita is instead baked up with an outer golden crust of buttery, flaky puff pastry.

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Flavors of Greece: Pastitsio – Greek Lasagne

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Flavors of Greece: Pastitsio - Greek Lasagne

The top layer of béchamel sauce transforms into a textured crust with a velvety, creamy blanket that seethes through the noodles and meat sauce below.

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Flavors of Greece: Feta Tart (Alevropita)

Appetizers & Condiments
Flavors of Greece: Alevropita (Feta Tart)

A buttery cheese tart that you will find easy and quick to make. The crunchy, delicate, yet rustic, crust is decorated with salty feta basked in flavorful olive oil.

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Flavors of Greece: Greek-Style Bread with Feta and Kalamata Olives

Breads & Quick Breads
Flavors of Greece: Greek-Style Bread with Feta and Kalamata Olives

The feta adds flavor but it’s moisture content is what lends itself to the great texture. The saltiness of using Kalamata Olives is the pleasant surprise.

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Grilled Greek Chicken Kebabs

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Grilled Greek Chicken Kebabs

Grilled Greek Chicken Kebabs This is going to be one my all-time grilling favorites for a long time.   This is a quick, deliciously flavorful, and versatile dish that when served with the Mint-Feta Sauce takes it over the top. Grilling and eating outdoors are around the corner for the warmer months ahead.  This is the perfect dish […]

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Mint-Feta Sauce

Appetizers & Condiments
Mint Feta Sauce

Mint-Feta Sauce This sauce is very flavorful due to the combination of the mint and feta.    It’s the perfect accompaniment for some of your chicken and meat dishes.  I was considering that it could be a great sauce to add to fish tacos!   If you like feta, your taste-buds will enjoy these flavors and have you […]

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