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Greek Chicken Pasta

  Ingredients for 6 servings: 1. 1 lb uncooked pasta2. 1 tablespoon olive oil3. 2 garlic cloves, crushed4. 1/2 cup chopped red onion5. 1 lb boneless skinless chicken breast, cut into bite-size pieces6. 1 (14 ounce) can marinated artichoke hearts, drained and chopped7....

Greek Tempest

  Ingredients for 1 servings: 1. 1 ounce metaxa brandy2. 1/2 ounce ouzo3. 1 dash triple sec4. 1 twist orange peel Directions: 1. Just shake 1 oz brandy, 1⁄2 oz ouzo and a dash of triple sec in a cocktail shaker half-filled with ice.2. Strain the drink into a...

Greek Beet Salad

  Ingredients for 4 servings: 1. 4 cups romaine lettuce, washed, chopped2. 1 cup spinach, washed, chopped3. 1 (15 ounce) can beets, sliced, drained4. 1/4 cup walnuts, chopped5. 1/2 cup feta cheese6. 1/2 cup vinaigrette dressing, Greek Directions: 1. Put greens on...

Chavrie Tzadziki

  Ingredients for 6 servings: 1. 2 large English cucumbers (peeled, diced 1/2 inch)2. 1 package chavrie fresh goat cheese3. 1/2 teaspoon garlic, chopped fine4. 1 tablespoon mint, chopped5. 1 tablespoon dill, chopped6. 1 ounce lemon juice7. salt and pepper Directions:...

Greek Veggie Wrap (South Beach Diet Phase 2)

  Ingredients for 4 servings: 1. 6 cups romaine lettuce, chopped2. 1 cup cherry tomatoes, halved3. 1/2 cup crumbled reduced-fat feta cheese4. 1 small red onion, thinly sliced5. 1/4 cup pitted kalamata olive6. 1 tablespoon extra virgin olive oil7. 1 tablespoon red wine...

Tirokafteri (Spicy Cheese Spread)

  Ingredients for 1 servings: 1. 10 ounces feta cheese, crumbled2. 2 tablespoons olive oil3. 5 tablespoons Greek yogurt or 5 tablespoons sour cream4. 2 cloves garlic5. 1 1/2-2 teaspoons Tabasco sauce Directions: 1. Beat all the ingredients with a mixer until combined...

Greek Lemon Chicken Soup

  Ingredients for 6 servings: 1. 8 cups chicken broth2. 1/2 cup lemon juice3. 1/2 cup carrot, shredded4. 1/2 cup onion, chopped5. 1/2 cup celery, chopped6. 1/8 teaspoon pepper7. 1/8 teaspoon salt8. 1/4 cup butter, softened9. 1/4 cup flour10. 8 egg yolks11. 1 cup white...

Easy Hummus

  Ingredients for 6 servings: 1. 2 teaspoons cumin seeds2. 1 (15 ounce) can chickpeas, drained3. 1/4 cup ground almonds4. 1 clove garlic, crushed5. 2/3 cup regular plain yogurt (approx 6 oz)6. 1 tablespoon olive oil7. 2 teaspoons chopped of fresh mint8. 1/2 lemon,...

Olive Feta Pinwheels

  Ingredients for 1 servings: 1. 1 (8 ounce) can refrigerated crescent dinner rolls2. 3 tablespoons cream cheese3. 1/4 cup feta cheese, finely crumbled4. 1/4 cup kalamata olive, pitted and finely chopped5. 1/4 cup red bell pepper, finely chopped6. red pepper flakes,...

Sunny Side Up Pizza

  Ingredients for 2 servings: 1. 1 pizza dough (10-inch)2. 1/2 lb fresh spinach, washed and trimmed3. 2 teaspoons olive oil4. 1/4 lb feta cheese5. 6 artichoke hearts in brine, drained and quartered6. 1/3 cup pitted Greek olives or 1/3 cup ripe california olive...

Pleasing Pastitso

  Ingredients for 8 servings: 1. 4 tablespoons butter2. 1/2 cup flour3. 1 quart hot milk4. 2 teaspoons salt5. 3 eggs6. 2 onions, chopped7. 2 tablespoons butter8. 2 lbs lean ground beef9. 1 dash cinnamon10. 1 dash nutmeg11. salt and pepper12. 1/2 cup water13. 2...

Greek Grilled Cheese Sandwich

  Ingredients for 4 servings: 1. 4 thick Greek pita breads2. 1 cup feta, sliced or crumbled3. 2 tablespoons black or green olive tapenade4. 1/2 tomatoes, seeded and diced5. 1/2 cup spinach, fresh, chopped6. 1 teaspoon dried oregano7. salt and pepper Directions: 1....

Going Greek Pizza!

  Ingredients for 1 servings: 1. 1 prepared frozen pizza crust2. 1/2 cup hummus3. 2 ripe roma tomatoes, sliced4. 1/4 cup pitted kalamata olive, sliced5. 2 piquillo peppers, sliced (jarred)6. 4 ounces feta cheese, Crumbled7. 1/2 teaspoon dried oregano8. 1 tablespoon...

Greek Style Stuffed Mushrooms

  Ingredients for 5 servings: 1. 20 large button mushrooms2. 3 sausage links3. 1 tablespoon butter4. 1/2 onion, chopped small5. 1 cup Greek yogurt6. 1 cup feta cheese7. 2 cups sauted spinach with garlic and lemons8. salt9. pepper10. 1/2 cup panko breadcrumbs11....

Greek Potato Salad

  Ingredients for 2 servings: 1. 500 g small new potatoes2. 1 small red onion, finely chopped3. 1/2 tablespoon Dijon mustard or 1/2 tablespoon English mustard4. 1 tablespoon lemon juice5. salt and pepper6. 3 tablespoons olive oil7. 10 black olives8. 2 courgettes,...

Amazing Simple Greek Pasta Voutirou

  Ingredients for 1 servings: 1. 3 -4 ounces dry pasta (our favorite is Rusticella d'Abruzzo Cannolicchi, but regular old generic spaghetti will do)2. 1 tablespoon butter3. 1/2 ounce mizithra cheese, grated (between 1/8 to 1/4 cup)4. 1 teaspoon garlic, finely minced5....

Fruit Salad of the Ancient Greeks

  Ingredients for 2 servings: 1. 1 honeydew melon2. 2 ripe peaches, pit removed and cut in to 1/2-inch pieces3. 2 pears, cored and cut in to 1/2-inch pieces4. 1 bunch red seedless grapes, removed from the stems5. 1/2 cup chopped almonds6. 1/2 cup yellow grapes7. 2...

Berries With Mint Creme

  Ingredients for 6 servings: 1. 1 cup heavy cream2. 1/3 cup mint leaf (about 15 leaves)3. 4 cups strawberries, divided (or other type berry)4. 1/2 cup zinfandel5. 6 peppercorns6. 1 teaspoon fennel seed7. 1 cardamom pod8. 3 tablespoons sugar Directions: 1. Bring the...

Cheese and Leek Pie (Tyropitta)

  Ingredients for 4 servings: 1. 1 onion, sliced2. 1/4 cup butter3. 4 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil4. 2 leeks (about 1 lb, chopped)5. 1 cup flour6. 1/2 teaspoon baking soda7. 3 eggs, beaten8. 1 cup Greek yogurt9. 11 ounces feta cheese, cubed10. 4 ounces gruyere...

Roasted Beet Relish With Feta on Crostini

  Ingredients for 4 servings: 1. 2 large red beets, washed and roasted, diced finely2. 5 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil3. salt and pepper, as needed4. 2 tablespoons red wine vinegar5. 1 garlic clove, minced6. 1 1/2 teaspoons honey7. 1/2 lb feta (crumbled or thinly...

Greek Lemon-Rice Soup

  Ingredients for 4 servings: 1. 3 1/2 cups reduced-sodium fat-free chicken broth2. 1/4 cup long-grain rice3. 2 cloves garlic, minced4. 1/4-1/3 cup fresh lemon juice5. 1 egg, lightly beaten6. 2 tablespoons finely chopped parsley7. salt8. white pepper, to taste...

Chicken, Artichokes, Roasted Peppers and Olives

  Ingredients for 4 servings: 1. 8 tablespoons flour2. 1/4 teaspoon black pepper (adjust to taste)3. 4 tablespoons olive oil4. 2 garlic cloves, chopped5. 8 ounces chicken breasts, cubed6. 4 roasted red peppers (from a jar cut into strips)7. 40 medium olives8. 1 (12...

Greek pasta

  Ingredients for 4 servings: 1. 2 tablespoons olive oil2. 1 lb ground sirloin or 1 lb ground turkey3. 2 large onions, thinly sliced4. 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon5. 1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper6. 1/8 teaspoon ground cloves7. 1/3 cup dry red wine8. 2 tomatoes, diced9. 1...

Greek Steak Pitas

  Ingredients for 4 servings: 1. 1/2 cup red wine vinegar2. 1 teaspoon all purpose Greek seasoning (such as McCormick)3. 1/8 teaspoon black pepper4. 1 (1 lb) flank steak, trimmed5. 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt, divided6. 1 teaspoon butter7. 1 teaspoon olive oil8. 2...

Tony the Greek Pizza

  Ingredients for 1 servings: 1. 1 pre-made pizza dough, such as boboli2. 1/4 cup pesto sauce3. 1/4 cup of pre-made alfredo sauce, such as ragu4. 1 -2 cooked chicken breast, torn into irregular-sized chunks5. 6 ounces baby portabella mushrooms, sliced6. 1/4 red onion,...

Greek Doctor

  Ingredients for 1 servings: 1. 1 ounce ouzo2. 1 ounce vodka3. 1/2 ounce lemon juice4. 1 ounce orange juice Directions: 1. Shake all ingredients with ice.2. Strain into an old-fashion glass filled with ice. Enjoy your meal!

Greek House Salad Dressing

  Ingredients for 1 servings: 1. 1 cup olive oil (or use half vegetable oil and half olive oil)2. 2 -3 teaspoons fresh minced garlic (or to taste)3. 2 1/2 teaspoons dried oregano4. 2 1/2 teaspoons dried basil5. 1 teaspoon seasoning salt (or use 1/2 teaspoon white...

Mediterranean Chicken Breasts

  Ingredients for 6 servings: 1. 1/2 cup pecorino romano cheese, grated2. 1/4 cup dry breadcrumbs3. 1 teaspoon dried basil4. 1/4 teaspoon dried garlic5. 1/4 teaspoon paprika6. 1/4 teaspoon sea salt or 1/4 teaspoon salt, to taste7. 1/4 teaspoon fresh ground black...

Apidea – Greek Pear Dessert

  Ingredients for 6 servings: 1. 6 pears2. 750 ml red wine3. 100 g sugar4. 1 cinnamon stick5. 6 cloves Directions: 1. Carefully peel the pears taking care not to remove the stalk.2. Place the pears upright in a pan; add the wine and the sugar.3. Gently simmer over low...

Greek Salad Pizza #RSC

  Ingredients for 4 servings: 1. 1 pizza crust, baked and cooled2. 16 ounces Greek yogurt3. 1/2 cup cucumber, peeled set over night and drained through cheese cloth4. 1/4 cup chopped shallot5. 1 (1 ounce) package Hidden Valley Original Ranch Dips Mix6. 1 tablespoon...

Greek Apple Salad With Pine Nuts and Feta

  Ingredients for 4 servings: 1. 1/2 cup olive oil2. 2 tablespoons red wine vinegar3. 1 teaspoon Dijon mustard4. 3/4 teaspoon sugar5. 3/4 tablespoon chopped fresh dill6. 3 tart apples, cored and sliced 1/2 inch thick (Granny Smith)7. 1/2 bunch watercress8. 1/2 bunch...

Greek Lemon Roast Potatoes

  Ingredients for 4 servings: 1. 10 -12 medium potatoes2. 3 -4 lemons, juice of3. 1 -2 tablespoon lemon zest4. 2 garlic cloves, smashed5. 1/4 cup olive oil6. 1 bunch fresh oregano, finely diced7. 1 pinch salt (or to taste)8. 1 teaspoon white pepper (or to taste)...

Homemade Houmous / Hummus

  Ingredients for 1 servings: 1. 410 g chickpeas, drained and rinsed2. 1 garlic clove, peeled and crushed3. 3 tablespoons tahini4. 1/2 lemon, juice of5. 2 tablespoons chopped fresh coriander6. 1 tablespoon olive oil Directions: 1. Place all the ingredients in a food...

„light” Greek Ground Beef Roll

  Ingredients for 18 servings: 1. 1 medium onion, chopped2. 2 lbs extra lean ground beef, no more than 7% fat3. 1 garlic clove4. 10 ounces frozen chopped spinach, thawed and squeezed dry5. 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon6. 1 teaspoon ground thyme7. 1/4 teaspoon nutmeg8. 2...

Taramasalata

  Ingredients for 6 servings: 1. 8 ounces smoked codfish roe2. 1 small onion, quartered3. 1 cup fresh white breadcrumbs4. 1 large garlic clove, crushed5. 1 large lemon, juice and rind of6. 2/3 cup extra virgin olive oil7. 6 tablespoons hot water8. pepper9. black...

Tzatziki

  Ingredients for 1 servings: 1. 2 medium cucumbers, chopped fine or shredded and squeezed of most of its liquid2. 6 cloves garlic, minced3. 1 teaspoon salt4. 1 teaspoon black pepper5. 1/4 cup fresh dill, chopped6. 3 cups yogurt Directions: 1. Combine all ingredients...

Greek Pesto

  Ingredients for 4 servings: 1. 1/2 cup olive oil2. 4 cups fresh basil leaves3. 2 (2 1/4 ounce) cans sliced black olives4. 1 cup crumbled feta cheese5. 8 garlic cloves6. 1/2 teaspoon salt7. 1 dash fresh ground black pepper Directions: 1. Peel garlic.2. Drain...

Kadaifi (Greek Pastry With Nuts and Syrup)

  Ingredients for 18 servings: 1. 1 lb kadaifi (Greek, shredded wheat pastry)2. 2 cups minced almonds or 2 cups pistachios3. 1/2 cup fresh orange juice4. 1/3 cup sugar5. 1 1/2 teaspoons cinnamon6. 1 cup butter, melted7. 1 1/2 cups sugar8. 1 cup water9. 2 teaspoons...

Greek Meatloaf

  Ingredients for 8 servings: 1. 1 lb ground beef2. 1 lb ground lamb3. 2 large eggs4. 1 cup fresh breadcrumb5. 1 cup green onion, finely chopped6. 4 ounces feta cheese, finely crumbled7. 1/4 cup fresh parsley, chopped8. 1 tablespoon dried mint9. 2 tablespoons olive...

Roasted Garlic Skordalia

  Ingredients for 1 servings: 1. 1/2 head garlic, cloves broken but not peeled2. 1 garlic clove, peeled3. 1/2-3/4 cup extra virgin olive oil4. 1 lb small white potatoes, scrubbed5. 1 -2 tablespoon fresh lemon juice6. warm water or chicken stock7. coarse salt8. fresh...

Artichoke Caviar

  Ingredients for 1 servings: 1. 1 (1 lb) can artichoke heart, drained and coarsely chopped2. 1/4 cup crumbled feta cheese3. 1 (2 ounce) jar chopped pimiento, drained4. 2 tablespoons chopped onions5. 2 garlic, gloves chopped6. 2 tablespoons lemon juice7. 2 teaspoons...

Greek Chickpeas

Greek Chickpeas

Ingredients for 4 servings: 1. 1/8-1/4 cup extra virgin olive oil2. 1/2 cup chopped onion3. 3 cups cooked chickpeas4. 1 cup water5. salt6. black pepper7. 1 freshly squeezed lemon, juice of8. 1 tablespoon flour Directions: 1. Fry the onions in the oil.2. . Add the...

Pork Ragout with Gnocchi

Pork Ragout with Gnocchi

Ingredients for 5 servings: 1. 2 medium carrots, chopped2. 1 medium leek, chopped3. 1 small red onion, chopped4. 2 stalks celery, chopped5. 1 bunch parsley, chopped6. 1 clove garlic, minced7. 3 tablespoons olive oil8. 1 lb pork, cut in small pieces9. 3/4 cup red...

Greek Flank Steak Stifado

Greek Flank Steak Stifado

Ingredients for 4 servings: 1. 1 1/2 lbs flank steaks2. 1/8 teaspoon ground ginger3. 1/8 teaspoon allspice4. 1 tablespoon cooking oil5. 1 clove garlic, minced6. 1/2 cup dry red wine7. 1/4 teaspoon cinnamon8. 1/4 teaspoon dried oregano9. 2 tablespoons butter10. salt...

Feta Chicken Bake

Feta Chicken Bake

Ingredients for 6 servings: 1. 6 boneless skinless chicken breast halves2. 2 tablespoons lemon juice, divided3. salt and black pepper4. 4 ounces feta cheese with dried basil and tomato, crumbled5. 1/4 cup finely chopped red pepper6. 1/4 cup finely chopped fresh...

Bougatsa (Greek Cream-Filled Phyllo Pastries)

Bougatsa (Greek Cream-Filled Phyllo Pastries)

Ingredients for 1 servings: 1. 1 egg, room temperature2. 1 egg yolk, room temperature3. 1/4 cup sugar4. 1 1/2 cups whole milk5. 1/4 cup semolina (farina)6. 1/2 cup butter, cut into bits7. 2 teaspoons fresh lemon juice8. 1 lemon, zest of9. 1/2 teaspoon vanilla...

Olive Oil with Capers and Chili Peppers

Olive Oil with Capers and Chili Peppers

Ingredients for 1 servings: 1. 1 jar best-quality large capers packed in salt, not in vinegar2. 2 -3 fresh hot chili peppers3. 2 cups fruity extra virgin olive oil Directions: 1. Rinse the capers under running water and drain well on paper towels.2. Chop 2 tblsps of...

Greek Seasoning Mix

Greek Seasoning Mix

Ingredients for 1 servings: 1. 2 teaspoons dried oregano2. 2 teaspoons salt3. 1 1/2 teaspoons onion powder4. 1 1/2 teaspoons garlic powder5. 1 teaspoon cornstarch6. 1 teaspoon black pepper7. 1 teaspoon dried parsley flakes8. 1 teaspoon paprika9. 1/2 teaspoon ground...

Greek Ground Beef Roll

Greek Ground Beef Roll

Ingredients for 4 servings: 1. 2 tablespoons olive oil2. 1 medium onion, minced3. 1 1/2 lbs ground beef4. 1 medium tomatoes, peeled, seeded and chopped5. 1 teaspoon dried thyme, crumbled6. 1 teaspoon cinnamon7. salt and pepper, to taste8. 4 tablespoons butter9. 3...

Greek Roast Leg of Lamb with Potatoes

Greek Roast Leg of Lamb with Potatoes

Ingredients for 8 servings: 1. 6 lbs bone-in leg of lamb (about)2. 14 cloves garlic3. 2 tablespoons dried oregano4. 2 tablespoons rosemary5. 1/3 cup olive oil6. 1 cup red wine7. 2 lemons, zest of, of grated8. 3/4 cup fresh lemon juice9. 1 tablespoon Dijon mustard10. 1...

Marinated Mushrooms

Marinated Mushrooms

Ingredients for 4 servings: 1. 2 medium onions, sliced thin2. 5 tablespoons olive oil3. 1 lb ripe tomatoes, peeled,grated on large holes of box grater (this will create a good puree but leave the skin behind)4. 1 teaspoon rosemary, crumbled5. salt and pepper6. 1 lb...

greek olive bread

greek olive bread

Ingredients for 1 servings: 1. 1 1/4 cups buttermilk, at room temperature2. 1/2 cup feta cheese3. 1 tablespoon olive oil4. 1 1/2 tablespoons sugar5. 1 1/2 teaspoons salt6. 3 2/3 cups flour7. 2 1/2 teaspoons yeast8. 2/3 cup pitted kalamata olive Directions: 1. add all...

Vasilopita (New Year Bread)

Vasilopita (New Year Bread)

Ingredients for 1 servings: 1. 1 package active dry yeast2. 3/4 cup milk, lukewarm3. 3 eggs, beaten4. 1 1/2 teaspoons grated orange rind5. 3/4 cup caster sugar6. 4 1/2 cups plain flour7. 1/4 teaspoon salt8. 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon9. 1/4 teaspoon ground...

Vasilopeta (Greek New Year’s Bread)

Vasilopeta (Greek New Year’s Bread)

Ingredients for 1 servings: 1. 2 packages active dry yeast2. 1/2 cup water (105 - 115degreesF)3. 2 cups warm milk4. 1 teaspoon salt5. 10 -11 cups all-purpose flour6. 1 cup sugar7. 4 large eggs, plus8. 3 egg yolks9. 1/2 cup unsalted butter or 1/2 cup margarine,...

Turkey Pita Sandwich

Turkey Pita Sandwich

Ingredients for 6 servings: 1. 1 cup plain nonfat yogurt2. 1/2 cup peeled cucumber, minced3. 1 teaspoon dry dill weed4. 1 teaspoon dried mint5. 1 cup halved green seedless grape6. 1/2 cup diced green bell pepper7. 1 stalk celery, diced8. 3 cups cooked turkey (bite...

Marinated Feta with Greek Olives Appetizer

Marinated Feta with Greek Olives Appetizer

Ingredients for 2 servings: 1. 1 lb feta cheese, cut into cubes2. 1 cup fresh black Greek olive, pitted3. 2 roasted red peppers4. 1/2 cup olive oil5. 1 small red onion, diced6. 2 teaspoons minced garlic7. 1 tablespoon balsamic vinegar8. 2 teaspoons fresh thyme9. salt...

Greek Salad Dressing

Greek Salad Dressing

Ingredients for 20 servings: 1. 1 cup olive oil2. 3 teaspoons garlic powder3. 3 teaspoons dried oregano4. 3 teaspoons dried basil5. 2 teaspoons ground black pepper6. 2 teaspoons salt7. 2 teaspoons onion powder8. 1 teaspoon ground mustard9. 1 teaspoon rosemary10. 1 1/3...

Greece is the word!

Greece is the word!

Ingredients for 4 servings: 1. 1 lb ripe tomatoes, skinned and chopped2. 3 cloves garlic, crushed divided3. 1 pinch ground cinnamon4. 3 small shallots, very finely chopped5. 1 bay leaf6. 6 tablespoons olive oil, divided7. salt & freshly ground black pepper8. 20 -24...

Psomi – Greek Bread

Psomi – Greek Bread

Ingredients for 1 servings: 1. 6 cups all-purpose flour2. 1 envelope active dry yeast3. 2 cups water4. 2 teaspoons salt5. 3 teaspoons sugar6. 1 tablespoon melted warm butter or 1 tablespoon oil7. 1 tablespoon fine semolina (durum flour; use masa harina or cornmeal in...

Greek Style Roasted Chicken

Greek Style Roasted Chicken

Ingredients for 3 servings: 1. 1 (2 1/2 lb) roasting chickens, gutted,rinsed,and patted dry2. 1 tablespoon garlic-flavored olive oil (or plain)3. 1 teaspoon oregano4. 1 teaspoon parsley5. 1/4 teaspoon garlic salt6. 1/4 teaspoon garlic powder7. 2 cups chopped fresh...

Makaronia Me Feta – Macaroni and Feta

Makaronia Me Feta – Macaroni and Feta

Ingredients for 4 servings: 1. 3/4 lb macaroni, cooked and drained2. 1/4 cup butter, melted3. 1 1/2 cups feta cheese, crumbled4. 1 1/2 cups croutons5. 4 eggs, separated6. 2 cups milk Directions: 1. Preheat oven to 350°F.2. Cook macaroni according to package...

Mighty Good Moussaka

Mighty Good Moussaka

Ingredients for 6 servings: 1. 6 medium zucchini2. vegetable oil cooking spray3. 6 tablespoons olive oil4. 1 large onion, chopped finely5. 4 garlic cloves, minced6. 1 lb lean ground beef7. 1 (8 ounce) can tomato sauce8. 1 large ripe tomatoes, cut into pieces9. 1...

Greek Pasta Salad

Greek Pasta Salad

Ingredients for 8 servings: 1. 2 cups ruffled pasta, cooked and drained2. 2 cups cubed chicken3. 1/2 pint cherry tomatoes, cut in half4. 1 large cucumber, cut in half lengthwise and sliced5. 1/2 large red onion, coarsely chopped6. 3 teaspoons fresh lemon juice7. 2...

Greek Lentil Soup

Greek Lentil Soup

Ingredients for 8 servings: 1. 2 cups dried lentils2. 8 cups water3. 2 -3 bay leaves4. 2 large onions, chopped5. 3 -4 stalks celery, chopped6. 2 large carrots, chopped7. 1/4 cup extra virgin olive oil8. 2 teaspoons salt9. 1 teaspoon black peppercorns, crushed10. 1...

Cucumber Chicken Pitas

Cucumber Chicken Pitas

Ingredients for 4 servings: 1. 1/2 cup plain yogurt2. 1/4 cup finely chopped cucumber3. 1/2 teaspoon dried dill weed4. 1/4 teaspoon dried mint (crushed)5. 4 large pita bread rounds6. 4 lettuce leaves7. 6 ounces thinly sliced cooked chicken breasts8. 1 small tomatoes,...

Greek Rice & Feta Salad

Greek Rice & Feta Salad

Ingredients for 6 servings: 1. 3 cups cooked medium grain white rice, rinsed and drained (you dont want it sticky)2. 1 teaspoon oregano3. 1 large tomatoes, chopped and seeded4. 1/2 chopped green pepper5. 1/2 chopped English cucumber6. 1/3 cup sliced green onion7. 1/3...

Balsamic Chicken

Balsamic Chicken

Ingredients for 4 servings: 1. 4 boneless skinless chicken breast halves (see note in intro)2. 2 teaspoons lemon-pepper seasoning3. 1 1/2 teaspoons extra virgin olive oil4. 1/3 cup balsamic vinegar5. 1/4 cup chicken broth6. 2 garlic cloves, minced7. 4 teaspoons...

Spanakopita

Spanakopita

Ingredients for 1 servings: 1. 1 1/2 lbs spinach, tough stems removed, coarsely chopped2. 1 1/2 cups crumbled feta cheese3. 1/2 cup grated parmesan cheese or 1/2 cup grated pecorino cheese4. 4 eggs, lightly beaten5. 2 tablespoons chopped of fresh mint6. 1/2 teaspoon...

Meat Pie with Phyllo Dough

Meat Pie with Phyllo Dough

Ingredients for 6 servings: 1. 1 lb lean ground beef2. 10 sheets phyllo dough3. 6 tablespoons tomato paste4. olive oil-flavored Pam5. 2 tablespoons olive oil6. 1 small onion, finely chopped7. 6 cloves garlic, crushed or minced8. 8 ounces feta cheese, crumbled9. 1/4...

Spanakopita

Spanakopita

Ingredients for 12 servings: 1. 1 cup butter2. 2 tablespoons butter3. 1/2 cup chopped scallion4. 2 lbs fresh spinach, picked over, washed and drained (or four 10-ounce packages frozen chopped spinach, thawed and drained)5. 8 ounces cottage cheese6. 8 ounces feta,...

Greek Penne

Greek Penne

Ingredients for 6 servings: 1. 1 (16 ounce) box penne or 1 (16 ounce) box rigatoni pasta2. 5 teaspoons olive oil3. 2 tablespoons pine nuts4. 4 cloves minced garlic5. 1 package frozen chopped spinach, thawed and drained6. 4 plum tomatoes, chopped7. 1/2 cup cottage...

Green Beans Greek Style

Green Beans Greek Style

Ingredients for 4 servings: 1. 1 1/2 lbs green beans2. 1 1/2 cups tomatoes, peeled and finely chopped3. 2 onions, finely chopped4. 3/4 cup olive oil5. 1 green pepper, thinly sliced6. 1 bunch fresh parsley, finely chopped7. 2 garlic cloves, finely chopped8. 1/4 cup...

Seitan Gyro Meat

Seitan Gyro Meat

Ingredients for 4 servings: 1. 1/4 teaspoon salt2. 1/4 onion, diced3. 1 garlic clove, minced4. 1 teaspoon rosemary5. 1 teaspoon basil6. 1 teaspoon oregano7. 1/2 teaspoon black pepper8. 1 tablespoon toasted sesame oil9. 1 tablespoon tahini10. 1 tablespoon soy sauce11....

Leg of Lamb-Boneless-Greek Style

Leg of Lamb-Boneless-Greek Style

Ingredients for 6 servings: 1. 1 (5 lb) boneless leg of lamb2. 1/2 cup fresh lemon juice3. 2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice, reserved4. 1/2 cup olive oil5. 1/4 cup dried oregano6. 8 garlic cloves, crushed7. 1 tablespoon salt8. 2 teaspoons black pepper Directions: 1. In...

Greek Style Baked Pork Chops

Greek Style Baked Pork Chops

Ingredients for 4 servings: 1. 1/2 cup bottled diced roasted red pepper2. 1 tablespoon chopped fresh parsley3. 2 tablespoons olive oil4. 2 teaspoons grated lemon rind5. 1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice6. 2 teaspoons minced garlic7. 1/2 teaspoon dried oregano8. 1/4 cup...

Crumbled Feta Salad Tarts

Crumbled Feta Salad Tarts

Ingredients for 1 servings: 1. 30 small frozen pastry tart shells (Phyllo)2. 1/2 cup plain yogurt3. 1/4 cup sour cream4. 1/2 teaspoon lemon pepper5. 1/4 teaspoon dried oregano leaves6. 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder7. 1 tablespoon lemon juice8. 4 ounces feta cheese,...

Greek Tomato Sauce

Greek Tomato Sauce

Ingredients for 1 servings: 1. 3 tablespoons olive oil2. 1 onion, chopped fine3. 1 garlic clove, chopped fine4. 4 1/2 cups chopped tomatoes5. 2 tablespoons chopped fresh parsley6. 2 teaspoons oregano7. 1 cup dry red wine8. 8 ounces tomato sauce9. 1/4 teaspoon ground...

Greek Scrambled Eggs

Greek Scrambled Eggs

Ingredients for 6 servings: 1. 12 large eggs2. 1/4 cup water3. 3/4 teaspoon dried oregano4. 1/8 teaspoon pepper5. 2 tablespoons butter6. 6 ounces feta cheese, cut up7. 1 medium tomatoes, diced8. 1/4 parsley, chopped9. 10 kalamata olives, pitted and chopped Directions:...

Spicy Greek Pumpkin Soup

Spicy Greek Pumpkin Soup

Ingredients for 4 servings: 1. 2 lbs pumpkin, peeled and seeded2. 2 teaspoons extra virgin olive oil3. 2 leeks, trimmed and sliced4. 1 garlic clove, crushed5. 1 teaspoon ginger, ground6. 1 teaspoon cumin, ground7. 1 1/2 pints chicken stock8. salt and pepper9. cilantro...

Tarama Salata

Tarama Salata

Ingredients for 4 servings: 1. 8 slices white bread2. 1 medium onion3. 1 garlic clove4. 1 parsley sprig5. 8 ounces tarama6. 1 cup light olive oil7. 3 lemons, juice of Directions: 1. For bread they suggested using a firm bread!2. soak bread in water and squeezed dry.3....

Spanakorizo

Spanakorizo

Ingredients for 4 servings: 1. 1 onion, peeled, diced2. 3 bunches spinach, washed 3 times3. 2 tablespoons olive oil4. 1 1/2 cups rice5. 1 tablespoon tomato paste6. 3 cups water, boiling7. 1 chicken stock cube8. salt & pepper Directions: 1. Chop spinach roughly.2. Heat...

Pantzarosalata

Pantzarosalata

Ingredients for 6 servings: 1. 700 g beetroots2. 500 g plain yogurt3. 100 g walnuts4. 2 -3 garlic cloves5. 100 g olive oil6. 1 tablespoon vinegar7. salt and pepper Directions: 1. Cut and separate the beetroots from the stalks and green leaves.2. Remove leaves from...

Greek-Spiced Baked Shrimp

Greek-Spiced Baked Shrimp

Ingredients for 4 servings: 1. 1 medium onion, chopped2. 2 garlic cloves, finely chopped3. 3 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil4. 1/2 teaspoon hot red pepper flakes5. 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon6. 1/2 teaspoon ground allspice7. 1 (28 ounce) can whole tomatoes with...

Greek Burgers

Greek Burgers

Ingredients for 4 servings: 1. 1 lb ground chuck2. 4 large thick pita breads3. 4 cloves garlic, minced4. 1/4 cup unsalted butter, softened5. 2 tablespoons olive oil6. 1/2 lb mushroom, sliced7. 1 small red onion, sliced8. salt9. freshly ground black pepper10. 1/2 cup...

Greek Style Cheese

Greek Style Cheese

Ingredients for 10 servings: 1. 8 ounces cream cheese2. 1 small onion, finely chopped3. 1 garlic clove, finely chopped4. 1 teaspoon thyme5. 1 teaspoon salt6. 1/2 teaspoon pepper7. 1 teaspoon sesame seeds8. thyme and sesame seeds (to garnish) Directions: 1. In a bowl...

Greek-Style Shrimp With Rigatoni

Greek-Style Shrimp With Rigatoni

Ingredients for 4 servings: 1. 5 tablespoons olive oil2. 1 teaspoon garlic clove, minced3. 2 cups tomatoes, diced4. 1/2 cup dry white wine5. salt & freshly ground black pepper6. 1/4 cup fresh basil, chopped7. 1 teaspoon dried oregano, crumbled8. 1 1/2 lbs medium...

Tko Shooter

Tko Shooter

Ingredients for 1 servings: 1. 1/3 ounce tequila2. 1/3 ounce Kahlua3. 1/3 ounce ouzo Directions: 1. Shake all ingredients with ice.2. Strain into a shot glass.

Layered Greek Bean Dip

Layered Greek Bean Dip

Ingredients for 1 servings: 1. 1 (19 ounce) can white kidney beans, drained and rinsed 2. 2 cloves garlic, minced 3. 1 teaspoon red wine vinegar 4. 1 teaspoon dried oregano 5. 1 cup tzatziki 6. 2 tomatoes, seeded and diced 7. 2 green onions, finely chopped 8. 1 cup...

Greek Pastitsio

Greek Pastitsio

Ingredients for 4 servings: 1. 175 g macaroni2. 500 g lean ground beef3. 1 medium onion, finely chopped4. 400 g chopped tomatoes5. 2 tablespoons tomato puree6. 1 1/2 teaspoons dried oregano7. 1/2 teaspoon ground allspice8. 1 garlic clove, minced9. 3/4 teaspoon salt10....

Easy Pastitsio

Easy Pastitsio

Ingredients for 8 servings: 1. 8 ounces uncooked elbow macaroni2. 1 1/2 lbs lean ground beef3. 1 (14 1/2 ounce) can diced tomatoes, undrained4. 1 tablespoon olive oil5. 2 garlic cloves, minced6. 1 small onion, chopped7. 1 small green pepper, chopped8. 1 teaspoon...

Greek Fries

Greek Fries

Ingredients for 6 servings: 1. 1 (32 ounce) bag French fries2. 2 teaspoons lemon juice3. 1/3 cup feta cheese4. 1 tablespoon all purpose Greek seasoning (if Greek seasoning is unavailable, use 1/2 T oregano plus 1/2 t each thyme and parsley) Directions: 1. Cook French...

Greek Cucumber Dip ( Tzatziki )

Greek Cucumber Dip ( Tzatziki )

Ingredients for 6 servings: 1. 1 (16 ounce) container plain yogurt2. 1 medium sweet onion, diced3. 1 cucumber, peeled, seeded, and diced4. 2 -3 minced garlic cloves5. 1 medium tomatoes, diced6. 1/2 teaspoon dried dill7. 1/2 teaspoon sea salt (may need to add more)8....

Sourdough Pita Bread

Sourdough Pita Bread

Ingredients for 1 servings: 1. 2 cups whole wheat flour2. 1 teaspoon sugar3. 1/2 teaspoon salt4. 1/2 cup sourdough starter, freshly fed5. 1 tablespoon olive oil6. 3/4-1 cup water Directions: 1. In a large bowl combine the flour, sugar and salt. Mix in oil and starter...

Greek Fasolatha (Navy Bean Soup)

Greek Fasolatha (Navy Bean Soup)

Ingredients for 8 servings: 1. 2 1/4 cups dried navy beans (about 1 pound)2. 2 cups carrots (sliced in rounds)3. 2 cups celery (chopped in 1 inch pieces)4. 2 cups celery leaves (chopped coarsely)5. 3/4 cup olive oil6. 1 cup onion (finely chopped)7. 1 teaspoon pepper8....

Banana Cherry Cordial (Cocktail)

Banana Cherry Cordial (Cocktail)

Ingredients for 1 servings: 1. 1/3 ounce Jagermeister (chilled)2. 1/3 ounce banana liqueur3. 1/2 ounce coconut rum4. 1/3 ounce ouzo5. 3 -4 ice cubes6. 1/3 ounce blue curacao7. 2 cherries (for garnish) Directions: 1. In a cocktail shaker, add the chilled Jägermeister,...

Greek Grilled Chicken Salad

Greek Grilled Chicken Salad

Ingredients for 4 servings: 1. 1 (12 ounce) package romaine lettuce, chopped2. 2 (6 ounce) packages refrigerated grilled chicken breast strips, coarsely chopped3. 2 cups grape tomatoes, halved4. 3/4 cup chopped seeded cucumber5. 1/3 cup reduced-fat feta cheese6. 2...

Greek Nectarine Preserves

Greek Nectarine Preserves

Ingredients for 1 servings: 1. 2 lbs nectarines, riipe2. 1/4 cup water3. 2 lbs sugar4. 1/4 cup brandy5. 1/8 teaspoon vanilla6. 1 1/2 tablespoons lemon juice Directions: 1. Peel and seed nectarines; cut into chunks.2. Boil in water until soft; add sugar; stir and watch...

Greek Pasta

Greek Pasta

Ingredients for 4 servings: 1. 4 boneless skinless chicken breasts2. 1/2 cup sliced black olives3. 1/2 cup red onion, sliced in rounds4. 1 green pepper, chopped5. 1 plum tomato, chopped6. 1/2 cup feta cheese (or to your liking)7. 1 -1 1/2 cup favorite vinaigrette...

Nut Wedges

Nut Wedges

Ingredients for 4 servings: 1. 1 (10 ounce) package pie crust mix (Betty Crocker, for 2 crusts)2. 1/4 cup granulated sugar3. 3 -4 tablespoons water4. 1 cup finely chopped nuts (walnuts or pecans or both would be good here, but your choice)5. 1/3 cup granulated sugar6....