Συνταγές και άρθρα για: Easter

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!

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...