Archive of ‘greek’ category

Greek Moussaka

I guarantee this will be the healthiest version of moussaka you will find. Most recipes fry the eggplants in oil but I have come up with a way to cook the eggplants thoroughly and get a roasted flavor as well as a healthy alternative. In addition, I found that cutting the eggplants thinly instead of [...]

Halloumi Sandwich

If you have never had the amazing Cyprus Halloumi cheese then you are in for a real treat. I love to make this filling for fast sandwiches as lunch or a snack. You should be able to find this cheese in most Mediterranean, Turkish or Middle Eastern stores. The olive oil, basil and tomato give [...]

Roasted Greek Chicken

I cook a lot of chicken in my house so I love using different recipes so we do not get bored. This chicken dish is filled with flavors of the Mediterranean and has the juicy insides and crispy outside that most people seem to love. An all together simple and easy dish to make. I [...]

Myzithroboureko

This is a really fast and easy dessert to make. Have you had baklava? Well, this is pretty much the same but with a sweet cheese filling, its so fabulous. 1 cup myzithra cheese or any other soft cheese ( I use LaVache Quirit ) 1 egg, beaten 2 tablespoons sugar 1/2 tablespoon cinnamon, ground [...]

Greek Salad

1 head of romaine lettuce 2 medium tomatoes, chopped 1 large cucumber, diced 1 small jar of Greek olives 1/2 cup feta cheese Dressing: 3 tablespoons olive oil 1 tablespoon lemon juice 1 tablespoon zatar spice 1. With kitchen shears, chop lettuce into bite size pieces. On a medium seized salad plate add lettuce, tomatoes, [...]