Best Greek Wine of 2019 from Biblia Chora Estate in Eastern Macedonia

The white wine ''Sole Semillon'' from Northern Greece's Biblia Chora Estate was recently declared the ''Best Greek wine for 2019'' at a prestigious wine...

The World’s Best Still Waters Hail from Greece

Greece proved a big winner earlier in the week at the third edition of the Gourmet Waters International Contest AVPA — Paris 2019, taking...

Study Finds Greek Olives from Kalamata Help Reduce Bad Cholesterol

A new study conducted recently by the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens found that Greece's Kalamata olives help reduce bad cholesterol and improve...

Crete’s Finest Wines to be Showcased at Oinokritika Festival

A huge exhibition of the best wines Crete has to offer will take place in Chania on April 20th and 21st, 2019. The Oinokritika Wine...

“Food Expo” Exhibition Showcases Greek Gastronomy

The food and beverages exhibition "Food Expo 2019" - the largest of its kind in Southeastern Europe - opened its doors to visitors at...

Greece Seeks EU’s ”Protected Geographical Indication” Status for Greek Yogurt

Stavros Arachovitis, the Greek Minister of Agricultural Development and Food, revealed recently that the country is in the process of obtaining the EU's ''Protected Geographical...

Lagana, Ηalvas and Τaramas, The Greek Delicacies of Clean Monday

Lagana, halvas, and taramas, otherwise known as “the Koulouma,” are the official foods of the first day of Lent in Greece, a day known as...

Spoon Sweets: An Ancient Gesture of Greek Hospitality

The delicious age-old tradition in Greece of offering "Spoon Sweets" to visitors goes way back to the fourteenth century, when the Byzantines adopted the custom...

Valentine’s Day Advertising Campaign Breeds Controversy in Greece (video)

The recent Valentine's Day advertising campaign for a famous chocolate brand, which features same-sex and interracial couples has fueled controversy in Greece. Lacta's campaign features...

Six of the Best Greek Comfort Foods for Winter Days

It's even snowing in Greece right now, so that makes us turn our thoughts and appetites to some warm and wonderful comfort food. Not...

Paying it Forward: Woman on Tinos Cooks 100+ Meals a Week for the Poor...

On the island of Tinos, a place known for its miracles and where countless pilgrimages take place each year, there is another kind of...

Oregano: The Quintessential Ancient Greek Herb

Ancient Greeks knew a thing or two when it came to herbs. One that they simply could not do without is oregano. They cherished the...

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