Traditional Greek Recipes

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 […]

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, […]

Instant Pot Greek Meatballs

Instant Pot Greek Meatballs

Looking for a savory ground beef recipe that’s full of flavor, easy to make, low carb,  and melt-in-your-mouth delicious? Then you have to try my Instant Pot Greek Meatballs! Greek Meatballs are a delicious take on the more commonly known Italian-style meatballs. The difference is […]

Greek Style Lemon Roasted Potatoes

Greek Style Lemon Roasted Potatoes

Lemony, crispy on the outside, tender on the inside, full of flavor, tangy… these are some of the words I’d use to describe Greek Style Lemon Roasted Potatoes. Every Greek household worth its salt has it’s own twist on “Patates Lemoniates.” Mine is no exception! […]