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Lamb burger with tzatziki sauce

Lamb burger with tzatziki sauce

One of my favorite burgers is a lamb burger with tzatziki sauce and arugula followed by a side of warm French fries! Perfect for lunch on a summer day or  just because you want to treat yourself. The lamb burger is rather easy to make and since traditionally, we pair lamb with tzatziki in Greece, I figured that the combination would be nothing less than extraordinary! I am not the one to invent the lamb burger, with tzatziki sauce but...

Healthy baked Cod with tomato, capers and olives

baked cod with capers and olives

Super healthy baked Cod, full of flavor and perfect for those of us that are watching our waistlines, if you are on a low carb or even on a gluten free diet. This mediterranean dish is low in calories yet it has a full punch of flavor.  Maybe this recipe is considered Spanish but it is very close to the greek “cod plaki” due to the way of cooking and the flavors involved that  it definitely qualifies . Fresh ripened...

Tzatziki… the famous and healthy Greek dip

tzatziki and pita bread

All I have to say is that the Greek tzatziki dip is “yummy!”It is full of healthy benefits from the and the savory and refreshing taste makes it unforgettable We all have heard of it and most of us have tasted it. But tzatziki sauce/dip seems to have mutated the last few years both in Greece and here in the USA and I don’t like it Consequently I have decided that it is about time that this delicious greek dip...

Melomakarona, or Honey dipped greek spiced cookies

Every year, around Christmas time,  in Greece, the melomakarona cookies show up magically in every single home in Greece. Their smell alone wakes up so many memories…What is there not to love? Cinnamon and cloves, honey syrup and chocolate combined! Little bites of heaven that are almost too good for you as they are made primarily with oil instead of butter. The name ” melomakarona“in greek means “honey pasta” but don’t let the name fool you . Try these delicious Greek Christmasy...

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