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backdrop is white with a few drops of black color. In a white bowl lentil soup with garlic and bay leaf. On the right hand side there are two pieces of slices artistic bread and on the left side a jar of bay leaves.

Vegetarian Lentil Soup Recipe

Soup season has officially started a few weeks ago and the cold weather kicked in or shall I say we thought it did.  We have had warm days and chilly days and today is a chilly rainy day.  What better way to warm up than a bowl of Vegetarian Lentil […]

greek spinach pie with feta cheese

Spinach and Feta Cheese Pie (Spanakotyropita)

Are you looking for a savory and authentic greek spinach pie?  Look no further this is a recipe my mom has been baking for years. Just to clarify one thing about this recipe I have always preferred leeks to onions and so in the recipe, leeks is a go.  You […]

In a round baking pan you can see artichokes and potatoes roasted with garlic cloves and spices and roasted cherry tomatoes.

Garlic Roasted Artichokes and Potatoes

Hey heyyy, Artichokes are not in season at the moment, but I wanted to try out one more time this Garlic-roasted Artichoke recipe.  I popped into the supermarket and bought a bag of frozen artichokes.  I know that some of you may not be able to find frozen but you […]

Greek sliced sausages with spicy peppers and onions in a rich tomato sauce.

Greek Sausages, Peppers in Tomato Sauce (Spetsofai)

Hey, foodie friends, Spetsofai is a Greek meze prepared with spicy Greek sausages and bell peppers.  combined in a rich tomato sauce.  I came across some country-style spicy greek sausages the other day and I thought why not make Spetsofai?  I sliced, chopped, and tossed all the ingredients into the […]

short pasta with octopus in a rich fresh tomato sauce. A shot of Greek red wine and a few small tomatoes in the background

Easy Greek Octopus Pasta Recipe

Hello everyone, Do you love eating seafood dishes?  Yes?  This original Greek Octopus Pasta Recipe is definitely a recipe that should be given a try.  Simple, easy put-together recipe with just a few ingredients in one pot.  This is a versatile recipe and many prefer not to use Octopus but […]

Beef, Orzo Pasta, Olives, Bread

Instant Pot Greek Beef Stew (Yiouvetsi)

..Hey there friends, I hope everyone is well.  As you already know I have had a few changes in my life these past few months.  Moving again was another huge challenge, a new country, new everything! I’m not complaining I am just expressing how I feel.  I needed to take […]