Recipes

pastry making

Giolanta’s Melomakarona

Melomakarona is an egg-shaped or round Greek dessert made mainly from flour, olive oil, and honey

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Kourabiedes

Kourabies, along with melomakarono, are the traditional Christmas delights of Greece. Its name

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New Year’ s Cake

The tradition of New Year’s cake is very old, since it is connected to the Ancient Greek Kronia, the

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Glühwein

The first report of a spiced and heated wine dates back to Roman times, during the 2nd century. With

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Butter Cookies

A very easy-to-follow recipe for crispy and fluffy butter cookies. Usually the recipes suggest using

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Gluten-free Chocolate Soufflé

Loaded with protein and gluten-free, you will love this light chocolate soufflé. Serve it with some

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Macaron

Macaron is a meringue-based sweet which is filled with ganache, buttercream, or marmalade. The name

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Pancakes with Blueberries

The clove was for many years the cause of skirmishes among colonialists who wanted to gain the

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Strawberry Marmalade

In order for any marmalade to be preserved for a long time, we need to store it in sterilized jars.

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Japanese Cheesecake

The Japanese cheesecake is a much fluffier and lighter version of the original cheesecake. It is

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Aromatic Raisin Breads

Mahlab is a spice made from the seeds of a species of cherry. Its flavor is similar to that of

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Indian Rice Pudding (Kheer)

Kheer is the traditional rice pudding of India usually served as dessert. It is usually prepared in

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Mastic Cake

According to the legend, the mastic trees cried when Agios (Saint) Isidores, after being tortured by

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Banana Cake

The clove was for many years the cause of skirmishes among colonialists who wanted to gain the

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Crumble with Apples and Pears

Crumble originates from Britain. Usually it is a sweet dish, but it can also be cooked as a savory

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Traditional Greek Brittle (Pasteli)

Brittle is a traditional Greek sweet made with honey and sesame, while dried nuts can also be added.

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Gingerbread Cookies

The gingerbread cookies are one of the most popular and favorite Christmas sweets. They usually have

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Mini Donuts with Chocolate Sauce

The donuts (or doughnut) is one of the most popular and delicious desserts of the world. Donuts have

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Strudel with Apples

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The strudel is directly associated with the Austrian cuisine. It is a dessert of layered pastry with

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Flaounes

Flaounes is a traditional dessert from Cyprus which is consumed on Easter Sunday. According to some

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