Mediterranean cuisine

Tzatziki, cucumber, grater, pita bread

Greek Tzatziki Recipe

This Greek Tzatziki Recipe is a well-known appetizer especially to those who know of Greek cuisine and love garlic.  It is made with freshly grated cucumber, garlic, greek yogurt, olive oil, and my absolutely favorite herb Dill.   The traditional Greek Tzatziki recipe does not contain dill, but as the years […]

creamy, tortellini, bowl, fork

One Pot Creamy Tortellini Pasta Recipe

Hey there, It’s One-Pot Creamy Tortellini Pasta Recipe time!  I was debating whether to prepare the classic Mac and Cheese and or this creamy recipe.  I decided to go for the creamy tortellini.  The reason I choose the One Pot Creamy Tortellini Pasta Recipe is that I only need one […]

bowl, bay leaf, chestnuts, pearl onions. tomato paste, cinnamon stick

Chestnut Stew – Stifado Recipe

Chestnuts have a beautiful shiny brown outer layer that reminds me of cold winter days, nights.  Mainly, all I want to do is sit in front of a fireplace (I don’t have one) with a good book and a cup of hot chocolate.  Just think about it for a second […]

Greek Valentine’s Day Menu

Hey, everyone!! I was invited to take part in a Greek Valentine’s Day Menu collaboration with Chef Krystina from http://kouzounaskitchen.com    It was so much fun and I was able to see some fantastic new recipes from other Greek food bloggers who took part.  If you want to see some […]

Ham, Cheese, Phyllo Dough, Poppy Seeds

Ham and Cheese Tart Recipe

Hey there, Tarts, Pies, Pastry Puffs are popular in Greece,  For example, take this Ham and Cheese Tart Recipe, otherwise known in Greek  “Zambonotyropita”.  There are many shops in the cities, countryside, islands, in Greece that prepare many of these delicious pies, pastry puffs, tarts, every day using fresh products.  […]

Salmon, Herbs, Tomato Sauce, baking pan

Roasted Salmon with Herbs Recipe

Hey there, Does anyone else out there love eating Salmon once in a while?  Yes? No?  Ok, well for those who do here is an easy healthy and super quick Baked Salmon with Herbs Recipe.  I used different types of herbs for this recipe, one of the herbs that I […]