Greek Pastry Chef Creates Masterpieces Using Chocolate (Photos)

Have you ever thought about eating a famous piece of art? How about a delicious Picasso or a tasty sculpture from Michelangelo? George Avgeros, an...

Foodies Look No Further – Here’s a Modern Twist on Greek Moussaka

Moussaka is a favorite Greek dish and is the perfect summer platter for your foodie gatherings. There are many creative modern twists on moussaka that...

5 Must Try Summertime Favorites in Athens, Greece

Athens is a breathtaking city. In fact, it is one of the oldest cities in the world with a recorded history of over 3,400...

Why Do Greeks Boil Their Coffee?

There's no doubt that Greek coffee remains one of the country's best known culinary traditions but -- in these days of instant coffee and...

The Miracle Berry that Fueled Alexander and his Macedonian Army’s Conquests

Scientists say that a superfood berry was widely consumed by Alexander the Great and his Macedonian army as they set out to conquer the...

The Ancient Roots of Greek Souvlaki, the First Fast Food

The word "souvlaki" is synonymous with Greek food, whether the term refers to pieces of grilled meat on a small wooden skewer or the...

Giant Mushroom Discovered on Greece’s Crete (photos)

A massive mushroom weighting 3.9 kg (8.6 pounds) has been discovered near a mountain top on the Greek island of Crete. Experts say that it...

Greek Breakfast vs American Breakfast: Which is Better?

It's the most important meal of the the day and thousands of tourists -- especially from the U.S., will be trying a traditional Greek...

Favorite Ways to Eat Olive Oil: Ideas from Greece

What is your favorite way to use olive oil? A typical Greek eats more of this healthy liquid gold than anyone else in the...
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Foodies Alert: 5 Best Traditional Santorini Dishes to Try

When tourists visit the Greek island of Santorini, they are often surprised by the unique traditional dishes that are served by the locals at...

Greek Island Gets Set for Lesvos Ouzo Fest 2018

Revelers are getting ready for this weekend's Lesvos Ouzo Fest 2018 which promises fans of Greece's iconic tipple an event not to be forgotten. On...

Greece’s Ice Cream Sellers of Days Gone By – A Profession that Disappeared (Photos)

Greeks are ice cream fanatics and their passion for the cold, sweet treat dates back to a simpler time when the ice cream vendors...

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