Nostalgia! Greek Sweets and Treats from Bygone Days

It's surprising that Greek demographics show an aging Greek population bearing in mind the treats offered to youngsters of bygone days. Filled with sugar,...

Greek Dairy Industry Launches Initiative to Resolve Problems Facing Greek Feta Cheese

The Federation of Greek Dairy Industry (SEVGAP) on Thursday launched an initiative aimed to help resolve problems facing Greek feta cheese as a national...

Try Wine-Tasting at Metsovo, an Experience Like No Other

Metsovo, a traditional town perched on Mount Pindos in the Epirus region, is known as an ideal destination all year round offering a wide...

World Chefs Congress & Expo Takes Place for the 1st Time in Greece [video]

The World Chefs Congress & Expo is coming to Thessaloniki, Greece, for the first time in its 86-year history. "It is one of the...

What are the Differences Between Greek Yogurt and Regular Yogurt?

Greek yogurt is good for you. In fact, it has taken over the shelves of the Western world's supermarket shelves where you will find more...

The Authentic Greek ‘Tsipouradika’ of Volos

Tsipouro or raki is a pomace brandy produced in Greece and in particular Thessaly (Tsipouro Tyrnavou), Epirus, Macedonia, Mani, and the island of Crete....

Oyster and Truffle Dish Dates Back to 4th Century BC Greece (recipe)

Truffles, or tartufo are a fungus that grow on or near-surface of the roots of trees, particularly oak trees, and have been used in Greek kitchens...

Tartufo (Truffles) in Greece: It All Started With a Thunderbolt from Zeus…

The history of truffles or as many call the fungi, tartufo, is one of folklore and intrigue. The pricey truffle has played a prominent role...

End of Summer Squash Recipes for Sweet and Salty Kolokythopita [video and recipes]

As the summer months dwindle away, Greek gardens are filling up with squash that are used for both sweet and salty pites (pies) eaten...

Greek Sweets You Need to Eat While Visiting Greece!

No Greek meal would be complete without a mouth-watering, unforgettable Greek dessert to follow. There are so many deserts to select from while visiting Greece,...

Mezédes (starters): Try Some of the Most Creative Greek Dishes

In Greece great food isn't hard to come by, however, have you ever considered making a meal out of delicious Greek mezédes and accompanied...

Al Pacino Travels Incognito to Skopelos, Enjoys Seafood

Hollywood star Al Pacino visited the Aegean island of Skopelos, an island paradise that is part of the Sporadic cluster. The actor, aged 76, arrived...

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