Tag: Greek

Greek Lamb, Chargrilled over Charcoal w/ Skordalia and Salad

Greek Lamb, Chargrilled over Charcoal w/ Skordalia and Salad

This chargrilled lamb recipe is straight forward Greek cooking – simple ingredients cooked well. Charred crispy lamb over a spit, salads, citrus, olive oil and herbs are integral to the Greek cookbook. It is all about getting the best out of your ingredients and putting […]

RECIPE: Spanakopita – Cheese & Spinach Pie

RECIPE: Spanakopita – Cheese & Spinach Pie

I remember being first introduced to the world of spanakopita and Greek cuisine. I worked in a little independent coffee shop run by an eccentric Greek coffee roaster. He would spend hours listening to the coffee beans as they crackled inside the giant roaster, waiting […]

Moussaka

Moussaka

Moussaka is like an unctuous Greek lasagne with layers of eggplant, meat, and bechamel sauce. It is something my Mum would cook for us when I was little and I have fond memories of scoffing this tasty, hearty meal on cold winter evenings in the […]