Greek Recipes

Greek and Cypriot recipes

Zalatina (Pork in Vinegar Jelly)

– This is a Cypriot dish which is made mostly in the country side where people raise their own animals for their own use. – It is mostly made in the fall and it is preserved and eaten over the cold winter days. – It is country wide known and used in almost every Cypriot house […]

Cypriot Traditional Meat

Loukanika (village sausages) are made from selected fresh pork meat, wine, salt and spices. The pork meat is minced, marinated with coriander seeds, black pepper and salt and then left to mature in dry red wine for 7-15 days so that the meat, spices and wine are perfectly blended. Filling the well-washed pork intestines requires skill […]

Cypriot Mezedes – starters

Mezedes is a large selection of dishes with small helpings of varied foods, brought to the table as a progression of tastes and textures. The meal begins with black and green olives,tahini, skordalia (potato and garlic dip), humus, taramosalata (fish roe dip), and tzatziki, all served with chunks of fresh bread and a bowl of mixed salad. Some of the more […]