The Sweet Taste of Satisfaction

While I’m not Greek, I’m a lucky gal married to a Greek, and love all things Greek, especially Greek food. It’s an annual tradition for us to celebrate my birthday with a classic Greek meal of grilled lamb chops with baklava for dessert. Ah, the sweet taste of satisfaction when I bite into a juicy,…

Tavernas, Cafés, and More

We should look for someone to eat and drink with before looking for something to eat and drink. – Epicurus Wondering where to eat and drink in Greece? Let me assure you; you will find an abundance of unique eateries to enjoy a meal or sip a cup of coffee. Greeks love to socialize with…

Traditional Greek Salads

Horiatiki ~ Marouli ~ Lahano ~ Dakos ~ Roka The aroma of vine-ripe tomatoes and dried oregano in a fresh Horiatiki salad bring back fond memories of my husband’s mother, Amalia. Amalia loved to spend hours every day in her pantry-sized kitchen making traditional homemade foods for her family. Everyone knew to leave the kitchen when…