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One of my favorite all time recipes.

This recipe I can remember from a long time ago, in Greece. I remember eating this in Athens, and I made it ever since then. If you enjoy artichokes and potatoes, then you will love this.   Artichokes & Potatoes- Aginares Kai Patates Recipe Serves up to 6. Ingredients- 1 pound of fingerling potatoes or any potatoes if you don’t have fingerling 1/2 pound of artichokes marinated in lemon juice and garlic or you can use marinated artichokes 1/2 onion- diced 1 large garlic- minced 3 stalks of celery- thinly… Read more One of my favorite all time recipes.

Good evening California!

Here is a great youtube video featuring raw foods. Enjoy-

Traditional Rizogalo Recipe. (Greek Rice Pudding)

Greece is known for many sweets and one of my favorites is, Rizogalo. ( As in Greek, Rizi meaning rice, and gala meaning milk.) Rizogalo- Ρυζόγαλο Recipe Ingredients: 1/2 cup of… Read more Traditional Rizogalo Recipe. (Greek Rice Pudding)

Did you know…

Did you know that the first Greek cookbook was written by Archestratos, in 330 B.C. The cookbook suggests that cooking has always been an importance and significance in the Greek society. Did you know that the modern chef hats that chefs wear now a days, originated from the chefs in Greece who wore tall white hats in the middle ages. These chefs prepared food for the Greek Monasteries, and the chefs were called the Monastic Brothers. To a large degree, vegetarian cuisine can be traced back to foods and recipes originated… Read more Did you know…

A Greek Sweet Treat…

These little pastries are amazing.. They originate in Crete and I love them. I experimented with them today, and I added some Ouzo and our fresh honey from the bees… Read more A Greek Sweet Treat…

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