Soutzoukakia is one of the most appreciated Greek dishes. They’re fluffy meatballs flavored with cumin and cooked in a rich tomato sauce.
Corfu is one of the most beautiful islands of Greece, situated in the Ionian Sea, on the North West part of Greece. Due to historical and geographical facts its cuisine has had fewer influences from the East –in contrast to other parts of the country- and more from the West, mainly Italy.
Sofrito, our new recipe, is a characteristic example of those, so called, western influences.
Roasted pork is a favorite for the festive days of Christmas and New Years Day here in Greece. Roasted with rosemary in this traditional Greek way makes it an ideal main course for these festive days.
Chicken kapama is a traditional Greek dish, in which the meat is simmered for at least an hour in order to enhance all the flavors of the ingredients.
This is a traditional dish, mostly cooked in the northern areas of Greece and especially in winter. It’s one of the most delicious pork dishes that you can find in the Greek cuisine!
Spetzofai is a rustic dish, typical of the region of Magnisia in Central-East Greece. It’s a stew made with spicy sausages and peppers and it’s an ideal dish for these cold autumn nights!
It’s Greek Orthodox Easter in a few days. And needless to say that there is no Greek Easter without lamb being roasted in every house that day!
Therefore, on our new post we’ve got a wonderful recipe for roasted lamb that many of us make this day but if you’re in Greece you can always find it in a good traditional tavern or a restaurant.