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There is no love sincerer than the love of food. -George Bernard Shaw
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Red Chili Pepper On Fork by Toa55

Red Chili Pepper On Fork by Toa55 | Greek tastes | Scoop.it
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The Best Late-Night Dining in Athens

The Best Late-Night Dining in Athens | Greek tastes | Scoop.it
Athenians love to stay out all night drinking and dancing, and to refuel, they visit the city's many street food vendors. These are a few of our favorites.
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How to make homemade greek yogurt - Greek Yogurt Paradise

How to make homemade greek yogurt - Greek Yogurt Paradise | Greek tastes | Scoop.it
Discover how to make the single best homemade Greek yogurt in a few simple steps, for a fraction of the cost, without an expensive yogurt maker!
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A New Museum in Athens Dedicated to Greek Gastronomy

A New Museum in Athens Dedicated to Greek Gastronomy | Greek tastes | Scoop.it
Just opened in June 2014, the Gastronomy Museum in downtown Athens offers exhibits, cultural events and a restaurant serving exhibit-inspired dishes.
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5 Ways You are Using Olive Oil Wrong | Olive Tomato

5 Ways You are Using Olive Oil Wrong | Olive Tomato | Greek tastes | Scoop.it
Think you are using olive oil the right way? Think again, you might have it all wrong.
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The Best Shop for Cookbooks (and Kitchen Tools) in Athens

The Best Shop for Cookbooks (and Kitchen Tools) in Athens | Greek tastes | Scoop.it
Kelly's Cookbookstore is where all of Greece's chefs go to buy cookbooks, knives, kitchen gadgets and much more.
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An Old-Fashioned Doughnut Shop in Downtown Athens

An Old-Fashioned Doughnut Shop in Downtown Athens | Greek tastes | Scoop.it
Open since 1926, Aigaion serves up excellent loukoumades, the traditional Greek doughnuts, as well as savory and sweet pies and other specialties.
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Spata's Festival of St. Peter and St. Paul

Spata's Festival of St. Peter and St. Paul | Greek tastes | Scoop.it
The town of Spata, just 20 km east of Athens, serves up a feast for the entire town and all the visitors that come for the festival of St. Peter and Paul.
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Great Mezes and Cheap Drinks in Athens' Kerameikos Nabe

Great Mezes and Cheap Drinks in Athens' Kerameikos Nabe | Greek tastes | Scoop.it
A review of Saladin, a mezedopoleio, or venue specializing in cheap alcohol and tasty mezes, in the historic neighborhood of Kerameikos in Athens, Greece
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The Delights of Aegina Island

The Delights of Aegina Island | Greek tastes | Scoop.it
The island of Aegina in the Saronic Gulf and offers wonderful pistachios, seafood and sights, all just a short boat ride away from Piraeus.
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Greek Tomato Patties from Santorini-Tomatokeftedes | Olive Tomato

Greek Tomato Patties from Santorini-Tomatokeftedes | Olive Tomato | Greek tastes | Scoop.it
Savory, crispy, tomatoey appetizers straight from the Greek islands
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The Food of Champions

The Food of Champions | Greek tastes | Scoop.it
The Ancient Greeks did not only leave us with a colossal cultural legacy but also with a nutritionally wise culinary legacy as well. The staples of the ancient Greek diet were olives, honey, sesame...
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Here is What Greeks Eat Everyday That Protects Their Heart | Olive Tomato

Here is What Greeks Eat Everyday That Protects Their Heart | Olive Tomato | Greek tastes | Scoop.it
New research shows that this food may be the secret to the heart healthy Mediterranean diet.
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Making Pasta, Greek-Style: Handmade Hilopites

Making Pasta, Greek-Style: Handmade Hilopites | Greek tastes | Scoop.it
When you think of traditional Greek cookery, you may not think of pasta as one of its main staples. I didn’t…until fairly recently, that is. Since then, I’ve learned that there are dozens of variet...
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Berry banana greek yogurt smoothie - Greek Yogurt Paradise

Berry banana greek yogurt smoothie - Greek Yogurt Paradise | Greek tastes | Scoop.it
This greek yogurt smoothie blows all other smoothies out of the water. Super tasty, and to make things extra healthy, my simple secret ingredient...

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Λαμπόρι - Το Πιρούνι

Λαμπόρι - Το Πιρούνι | Greek tastes | Scoop.it
Καρό ασπρόμαυρο πάτωμα, πολύχρωμες καρέκλες, τα πλεχτά με το βελονάκι σεμεδάκια της γιαγιάς απλωμένα στα μαύρα τραπέζια, κόκκινες παλιές πλαστικές αλατοπι
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Why Not Dig Into Some Skin Cheese? - Modern Farmer

Why Not Dig Into Some Skin Cheese? - Modern Farmer | Greek tastes | Scoop.it

In Homer’s epic poem, The Odyssey, Odysseus and his crew discover the cave of the gigantic, one-eyed monster, Polyphemus. The Cyclops is a man-eater, but also a cheesemaker and several lines of the poem are devoted to the monster’s trade, describing racks of cheeses aging and the Cyclops at work, separating the curd from the whey.

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Sweet Nostalgia at Xara in Patissia

Sweet Nostalgia at Xara in Patissia | Greek tastes | Scoop.it
Xara offers an exuberant taste of bygone Athens in its over-the-top ice cream sundaes, ekmek and other sweet treats.
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Our Top 19 Favorite Greek Cookbooks of All Time - The Pappas Post

Our Top 19 Favorite Greek Cookbooks of All Time - The Pappas Post | Greek tastes | Scoop.it
Here’s out ultimate list of our 19 favorite Greek cookbooks available on the market in English today. Why nineteen? Just because “Top 10″ and “Top 20″ are so ordinary that we wanted to be different. These selected books are a compilation of old classics and newly published books– even one soon-to-be-published, each with its own […
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The Cretan Dakos: This is What The Mediterranean Diet is All About | Olive Tomato

The Cretan Dakos: This is What The Mediterranean Diet is All About | Olive Tomato | Greek tastes | Scoop.it
Crunchy barley rusk soaked in olive oil and topped with tomato and cheese. It is delicious, it is healthy, it is the ultimate representation of the
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Taramasalata among Guardian’s TOP 10 dip recipes - iCookGreek

Taramasalata among Guardian’s TOP 10 dip recipes - iCookGreek | Greek tastes | Scoop.it
Find authentic, traditional Greek recipes and dishes. Greek Mediterranean recipes renowned for their wonderful and unique taste. Healthy recipes and articles about Greek cooking online. Greek food, Greek cooking tips, traditional recipes from Greece
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What to Know About Dining in Greece

What to Know About Dining in Greece | Greek tastes | Scoop.it
Dining in Greece should be viewed as an experience and there are plenty of options for people with varying tastes.
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The Tastiest Lamb Chops in Athens

The Tastiest Lamb Chops in Athens | Greek tastes | Scoop.it
A roundup of the top three restaurants in Athens offering traditional grilled lamb chops
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Breathing New Life into a Downtown Athens Restaurant

Breathing New Life into a Downtown Athens Restaurant | Greek tastes | Scoop.it
Accomplished chef Pericles Koskinas is breathing new life into Alatsi with his skillful sourcing of exceptional ingredients and culinary wizardry.
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STREET FOOD IN ATHENS: A FEAST ON FEET!

STREET FOOD IN ATHENS: A FEAST ON FEET! | Greek tastes | Scoop.it
Athens is a fast city with fast people that need fast food - and fast. But fast food in Athens doesn’t necessarily mean greasy, salty, cholesterol ridden junk food. Fast food in Athens is very fres...
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Music and Meze at a Cozy Spot in Exarchia

Music and Meze at a Cozy Spot in Exarchia | Greek tastes | Scoop.it
Located right by the Athens Archaeological Museum, To Navagio ton Angelon serves up wonderful homemade cooking all day and great music late into the night.
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