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Greek Stuffed Grape Leaves with Meat and Rice Recipe (Dolmades)

Greek Stuffed Grape Leaves with Meat and Rice Recipe (Dolmades)

Affectionately referred to in our home as “little bundles of heaven,” Greek Stuffed Grape Leaves with Meat and Rice (also known in Greek as “Dolmades”) are a classic Greek side dish/appetizer. They’re made with rice, onion, spearmint, and dill, (ground meat is optional) and rolled […]

Greek Stuffed Vegetables (Yemista) with Ground Turkey and Rice

Greek Stuffed Vegetables (Yemista) with Ground Turkey and Rice

Greek Stuffed Vegetables (Yemista) is a classic, Greek dish that’s healthy, satisfying and delicious! Ever since I was a little girl, I have loved eating stuffed vegetables. The combination of fresh herbs, ground turkey, and a perfectly cooked veggie is my kind of meal. I […]

Instant Pot Karpathian Beef Stew

Instant Pot Karpathian Beef Stew

If you do a Google search for “Beef Stew,” chances are high that you will get page after page of results for every type of beef stew that you can imagine. Search no longer! My Instant Pot Karpathian Beef Stew is not only tender and […]

Kolokithokeftedes (Greek Zucchini Fritters)

Kolokithokeftedes (Greek Zucchini Fritters)

By this time every summer, most gardens and farmers markets are overflowing with zucchini. If you have a ton of zucchini coming out of your ears like we do, and are looking for a new savory zucchini recipe to try, Kolokithokeftedes (Greek Zucchini Fritters) should be […]

Soutzoukakia with Potatoes and Green Beans

Soutzoukakia with Potatoes and Green Beans

Today I had the opportunity to make one of my favorite dishes, Soutzoukakia with Potatoes and Green Beans, with one of my nieces, Kaliopi. Soutzoukakia — traditional Greek meatballs — are served with potatoes or rice. For this recipe, I added potatoes and green beans […]

Lahanodolmades Avgolemono (Greek Stuffed Cabbage Rolls)

Lahanodolmades Avgolemono (Greek Stuffed Cabbage Rolls)

Lahanodolmades Avgolemono – AKA Greek Stuffed Cabbage Rolls – is a classic Mediterranean dish. These little babies are a super delicious one pot meal. They taste even better the next day, and are great for lunch, dinner, and anytime in between!     Lahanodolmades Avgolemono may […]

Roasted Beet Salad with Feta

Roasted Beet Salad with Feta

Beets are one of my favorite vegetables. They’re in season right now and I’ve been selecting them every week in my CSA pick up from Brad’s Farm Market in Churchville, MD. You can prepare beets several different ways, but my favorite preparation is to roast […]

Homemade Chicken Vegetable Soup

Homemade Chicken Vegetable Soup

Homemade Chicken Vegetable Soup is one of the best soups on the planet. I swear that this soup has medicinal properties. Not feeling good? Have some soup. Need to lose weight? Make Homemade Chicken Vegetable Soup. Super hungry, and not a lot of ingredients in the […]

Easy Traditional Greek Salad

Easy Traditional Greek Salad

There’s something special about an easy Traditional Greek Salad — maybe it’s the fresh tomato and cucumber marriage made in heaven. Or maybe it’s the salty, tangy,and crunchy texture that’s just right on a hot summer day. For me, it’s all in the flavor of the […]

Greek Salad Dressing and Marinade Recipe

Greek Salad Dressing and Marinade Recipe

I’m so excited to show you how to make Greek Salad Dressing and Marinade. It is so easy to make, and the odds are you already everything you need right in your pantry. Greek Salad Dressing and Marinade isn’t just a dressing for salad greens, […]