VEGGIE

Briam with Gnocchi & Parmesan

There is no food more SUMMERY and TASTEFUL than this : Briam with Gnocchi & Parmesan! Summer is Briam! The Greek Briam recipe is basically roasted vegetables with tomato sauce and olive oil! We usually make it every summer, picking all the vegetables from our garden: zucchini, tomatoes, fresh herbs, carrots, eggplants, peppers. Our SECRETS… Continue reading Briam with Gnocchi & Parmesan

VEGGIE

Falafel Burgers

This healthy burger is for anyone who loves burgers but doesn't want the calories! It's delicious, healthy, flavorful and vegan! My Falafel burger with coleslaw salad and tahini sauce is the ultimate summer snack! Falafel Burger with Coleslaw & Tahini Sauce Chickpeas: Like other legumes, such as lentils, chickpeas are rich in fiber and protein.… Continue reading Falafel Burgers

VEGGIE

Tomato Tarte Tatin

 Tomatoes - the true gems of the season - are the focus here. This amazing tarte with tomatoes & basil pesto is exactly what you need for summer evenings! The compination of juicy tomatoes with fresh basil pesto is awesome! Also, the salty feta cheese and just a touch of fresh thyme, they give to… Continue reading Tomato Tarte Tatin

FISH

Tuna Poké Bowl

This is the MUST-TRY recipe for summer 2020! Everyone should know how to make Poké for lunch or dinner on a HOT summer day! Tuna Poké Bowl What is Poké Bowl? Poké is Hawaiian for “to slice” or “cut crosswise into pieces", and it refers to the raw fish that’s cut into cubes. It originated… Continue reading Tuna Poké Bowl

PIES

Zucchini & Feta Pie (Batzina)

My grandmother's batzina pie, is the best pie in the world! Batzina is a Greek (from Thessaly), easy and crustless pie with zucchini, feta and fresh herbs. Every June, we pick the first zucchini from our garden and we make this delicious pie! It's a tradition in my family! Everyone wants our recipe! So, there's… Continue reading Zucchini & Feta Pie (Batzina)

BREADS

Vienna Bread / Pain Viennois

Vienna bread or Pain Viennois is an Austrian bread, made in the shape of a baguette, but the crust is softer and the taste is sweeter! The loaves will have horizontal slashes on top. This bread is as ideal for toast, sandwiches and hot dogs / Brätwurst, as for breakfast with honey, chocolate or jam! You'll… Continue reading Vienna Bread / Pain Viennois

PIES

Greek Orange Pie

OMG! (Oh My Greek) The most divine Greek dessert : Greek Orange Pie - Portokalopita! First time Ι tasted this pie I was child. But I still remember that day, me and my mother were at my aunt's house and she offered us orange pie with ''mastiha'' ice-cream! Oh my God! I was speechless and… Continue reading Greek Orange Pie

DESSERTS

Matcha Swiss Roll

Matcha Swiss Roll (抹茶ロールケーキ) is a Japanese traditional cake! It's a Matcha flavored fluffy sponge cake, rolled up with whipped cream! Matcha Swiss Roll & Matcha Latte First time, I fell in love with Matcha whilst on holidays in Barcelona, one year before! We tasted Matcha Swiss Roll cake at 1 Michelin star restaurant @dospalillos… Continue reading Matcha Swiss Roll

VEGGIE

Vegan Chocolate Bar (Mosaic)

Chocolate Bar (Mosaic) is a Greek dessert! This dessert wakes me up childhood memories, because my mom used to make it every summer! Also, the Greek taverns, they use to offer you this sweet, as treat, in the end of your meal! Imagine sitting by the sea, eating Greek meze, drinking ouzo and tasting this… Continue reading Vegan Chocolate Bar (Mosaic)

DESSERTS

Spring Berries Galette

Spring is upon us, which means berries season is here! I have two loves, spring & baking, so that means, Berries Galette is my favorite dessert! I adore spring, actually being born in spring, so I love all things of this amazing season. Spring for me means love, flowers, fresh fruits, sunny days near to… Continue reading Spring Berries Galette