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“Melomakarona” Cookies

Melomakarona is for Christmas. It's a perfect sweet for the holidays, along with Kourambiedes and Diples. I guess these names may sound a bit Greek to you, but I cannot translate them... You will find all these recipes properly presented on the blog when time comes, but for now, I had this idea, to bake…

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Easy Zucchini Pie -The Greek Mpatzina-

My mother`s mum was a fantastic cook. And baker. She could make us a pie in a second, always tasting delicious and full of love. This is true, I could feel all her love for us in her cooking. Even on the simplest dishes. So, this pie, Mpatzina as we call it in Greece, brings…

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Greek Honey & Cinnamon Donuts “Loukoumades”

I had a terrible episode this weekend. My Nikon lenses broke down!! Yeap!! Bad bad moment!! I feel really angry and too sad. I was looking for an upgrade of my gear lately, making some research on best Nikon food photography and full frame camera and perhaps new macro lenses, but I didn`t want to…

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Borlotti Beans Soup

We like a lot borlotti beans around here. It is a great vegetable dish full of magnesium and iron. Simple and quick are the key the words for that -kind of a soup- recipe. All you need is water to make the beans soft and a few of your favorite vegetables boiled together. Please, please…