Tag Archive for dip

Greek Island Parsley-Garlic Dip

parsley dip pesto Greek

Easy and quick is what I need right now. After being sick on and off for several weeks,  I’m slowly trying to catch up. So when I needed some sort of appetizer one day, this was it. This is a…

Red Pepper Dip with Feta Cheese and Greek Yogurt

redpepper dip

A new study from English researchers published in the British Medical Journal Open, showed that people who consumed 5 or more servings of fruit and vegetables experienced a higher level of mental well-being. According to researchers, high mental well-being is…

Whole Grain Bread Taramosalata

Whole Wheat Bread Taramosalata

It is that time of year in Greece again. The big fasting period is approaching and its beginning is marked with Kathara Deftera (Clean Monday). On that day the food is special, people spend the day flying kites, dancing and…

Creamy Greek Fava-Yellow Split Pea Puree

Greek Fava

As a child my mom for some reason never made fava, we ate plenty of lentil soup but not the fava, this yellow split pea puree. I came across it as an appetizer in tavernes (plural in Greek for taverna)…