Mixed Greens with Feta and Prosciutto Salad

Mixed Greens with Feta and prosciutto salad is a salad that “became” Greek, given the fact that Greeks adore greens and prosciutto. It can be eaten as the whole meal if days are extremely hot. It’s tasty, nutritious, and very filling. What is great about this salad is the different texture of its ingredients. Let […]

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Spinach Orange salad

Spinach Orange salad is one of the favorite salads recently all over the world. With the whole hype about healthy food, salad dieting and raw vegetables, spinach became one of the fanciest salad ingredients. We are talking about raw and young spinach, of course, the same one that Greeks use in their famous spanakopita. When […]

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Cucumber Lettuce Feta Salad

Cucumber Lettuce Feta salad is one of the best examples what does simplicity mean for the Greeks. Simple but tasty, is always the winning formula in Greek cuisine. Well, not everything is that simple, but Greeks really don’t try to complicate their salads. They rather add some of their aromatic dry herbs, or feta, and […]

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Tomato Lettuce Salad

If trying to find a fresh, healthy salad that can accompany any meal, that’s Tomato Lettuce Salad , a tasty and simple Greek salad that can make a positive difference in any meal. A little addition of shredded carrots to the regular salad ingredients makes this salad really crispy and tasty. Not to mention its […]

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Grilled Vegetable Salad

Grilled vegetable salad is a very common salad in the Greek cuisine. It simply comes beautifully along with so many dishes or simple meze that you would rather notice when it’s missing than when it’s present. Actually, Greek restaurants rarely miss to offer this salad – at the home table it’s not that common since […]

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Boiled Greens Salad

Eating boiled greens salad in Greece is a very common thing; it is actually one of the most common and popular summer salads that Greeks love eating, accompanying their fish and meat dishes, or seafood and cheeses. Boiled greens, “horta vrasta” as they are called in Greek , are simple, tasty and very easy to […]

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Spicy Octopus Pepper Salad

The spicy Octopus Pepper Salad is one of the most common and simple Greek salads one can find in seafood restaurants and taverns all over Greece. Octopus dishes, including salads, are on a little bit expensive side but eating fresh octopus is a treat to your taste buds so why not pampering yourself from time […]

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Mixed Green Chicken Salad

There is a saying, almost a joke, that when you don’t know what salad to choose, go for the Mixed Green Chicken Salad: you can’t make a mistake. It’s refreshing, light, and the Mixed Green Chicken Salad recipe is easy to make. Mixed greens are practically an unavoidable ingredient of the summer salads in Greece. […]

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Grilled Prosciutto Vegetable Salad

Very often if Greek salads are not just a simple mixture of few fresh ingredients, they could be even complete and very nutritious meals. Grilled prosciutto-Vegetable salad is one of these. Grilled prosciutto -Vegetable Salad is very common salad in Western Greece and the Ionian Islands and is actually really easy to make: Greeks often […]

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Mizithra cheese

Mizithra cheese is a  traditional Greek cheese whose history goes back to the ancient times. The real, true mizithra is produced in Greece, which holds the copyright for the use of the name; in other countries, if a cheese is supposed to be called mizithra, there are very rigid regulations on where and how it […]

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