Συνταγές και άρθρα για: Easter
A traditional sweet bread with mastic aromas, baked on Holy Thursday morning, decorated with dyed red eggs.
Traditionally this soup is made with offal, cut in pieces, and is served after midnight, at the end of the Christian liturgy. This is a vegan version with mushrooms, but it is really tasty and extremely aromatic!
These amazing cheese-filled sweet pastries are called "Kalitsounia anevata" and are traditionally made in the island of Crete all year round and especially during the Easter holidays. You' ll need homemade dough and mizithra cheese, a fresh white cheese! Italian ricotta will do the job, too...
A very rich filo pastry pie with cheese and egg stuffing. It is a traditional recipe made in many parts of Greece. It is simple, relatively creamy, crunchy and delicious!
Greek Easter sweet bread is beautiful to look at – even more delicious to eat! It is traditionally braided and then baked, served to break the Lenten fast. This tsoureki has a twist! It is stuffed with praline paste and chocolate! Believe us when we say that with a huge...
These traditional Easter cookies (koulouria) are amazing and addictive. Most Greek houses bake their own koulouria during the Easter holidays but the recipe is slightly different from home to home. Very flavorful, airy and crunchy, they are perfect for your coffee or tea break! Enjoy!
Easter is the most important religious holiday for the Greeks, considered even bigger than Christmas. The holy festival, celebrated to commemorate the resurrection of Jesus Christ, accompanies the smells of spring and the rebirth of nature, but features some beautiful, traditional customs as well… Let’s check some of them out!
Easter Sunday doesn't have to be stressful - just pop 2 legs of lamb and potatoes into one big dish and enjoy succulent meat and amazing potatoes that have absorbed all the lovely juices!
After the midnight liturgy on Saturday night before Easter, most Greeks enjoy magiritsa. It is a traditional soup made with lamb organ meats, lettuce, lots of dill and spring onions! It actually calms the stomach and prepares people who’ve been abstaining from animal products for 40 days to...