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Greek cooking

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Recipe for Pastitsio or Greek Lasagna from RecipeGirl.com #pastitsio #greek #lasagna #recipe #RecipeGirl

49 · 85 minutes · This is truly a unique dinner recipe that is very different than traditional lasagna!

13 ingredients

Meat
  • 2 lbs 90% lean ground beef, lean
Produce
  • 2 Onions, medium
Refrigerated
  • 6 Egg, large
Canned Goods
  • 2 tbsp Tomato paste
Pasta & Grains
  • 1 lb Ziti pasta
Baking & Spices
  • 3/4 cup All-purpose flour
  • 1/8 tsp Cinnamon, ground
  • 3 tsp Salt
  • 1 Salt and pepper
Dairy
  • 10 tbsp Butter, unsalted
  • 12 oz Kasseri or kefalotiri cheese
  • 1 qt Whole milk
Liquids
  • 1/2 cup Water
Greek Baked Stuffed Eggplant papoutsakia 7 www.30daysofgreekfood.com #bakedeggplant #stuffedeggplant

2 · 20 minutes · Greek stuffed eggplant with meat sauce, topped with a rich béchamel sauce is one of the heartiest and most filling dishes of the Mediterranean cuisine.

18 ingredients

Meat
  • 1 lb Beef and/or lamb, ground
Produce
  • 4 Eggplants, medium
  • 2 cloves Garlic
  • 1 Onion
  • 2 tbsp Parsley or/and mint
  • 3 Tomatoes, medium fresh
  • 1 can Tomatoes
Refrigerated
  • 2 Egg yolks
Baking & Spices
  • 1/8 cup All-purpose flour
  • 1 Punch of nutmeg
  • 2 Salt
  • 1 Salt & pepper
  • 1 Stick cinnamon
  • 1 pinch Sugar
Oils & Vinegars
  • 6 tbsp Olive oil
Dairy
  • 1/8 cup Butter
  • 1 1/8 cup Milk
  • 1 1/3 cup Parmesan or pecorino or kefalotyri cheese, grated
portokalopita-Greek orange cake with syrup

69 · Portokalopita is an orange cake with yogurt, phyllo dough and syrup very popular in Greece. Full of orange flavor is the ultimate dessert for every occasion.

9 ingredients

Produce
  • 2 Orange, zest of
Refrigerated
  • 4 Eggs, large
Baking & Spices
  • 20 g Baking powder
  • 450 g Phyllo dough, dried and cut into pieces
  • 785 g Sugar
  • 1 tsp Vanilla extract
Oils & Vinegars
  • 265 g Corn oil
Dairy
  • 200 g Greek yogurt 2, fat
Liquids
  • 765 g Water
Greek Custard Pie - Galaktoboureko

2 · If you want this delicate custard wrapped up by layers of thin, crunchy phyllo bathed in delicious, succulent syrup, you should make galaktoboureko, the famous Greek custard pie.

12 ingredients

Produce
  • 1 Lemon
  • 1 Lemon, zest
Refrigerated
  • 2 Egg yolks
  • 4 Eggs
Baking & Spices
  • 2 Cinnamon stick
  • 4 1/2 cups Granulated sugar
  • 1 cup Semolina, fine
  • 1 tsp Vanilla extract
Bread & Baked Goods
  • 12 sheets 1 package phyllo pastry
Dairy
  • 1 1/4 cup Butter
  • 8 cups Whole milk, fresh
Liquids
  • 2 cups Water
This is an easy recipe for authentic Slow Roasted Greek Lemon Potatoes. Some of the potatoes have crispy edges and others are lemony and soft from the delicous juices they bake in. The potatoes are cut into wedges, then stirred into a mixture made up of chicken broth, olive oil, lemon juice, fresh garlic, oregano, salt & pepper. The, you roast them and forget about them. No special attention required! This will become your new favourite side dish, starring alongside any meal. Enjoy!

2 · 45 minutes · Lemony potatoes roasted in lemon juice garlic, chicken broth and oregano makes this an amazing side dish. Crispy on the outside with a creamy center. This is one of those classic recipes that can accompany so many meals.

9 ingredients

Produce
  • 3 half lbs Baking potatoes
  • 3 cloves Garlic
  • 1 tbsp Oregano, dried
Condiments
  • 1/4 cup Lemon juice
Baking & Spices
  • 1 Sprinkle Paprika
  • 1 Pepper, Fresh ground
  • 1 tsp Salt
Oils & Vinegars
  • 1/2 cup Olive oil
Other
  • 1 And half cups chicken broth
The Ultimate Christmas Cookie: White as snow-Greek Butter Cookies-Kourabiedes, a delicious shortbread type cookie that melts in your mouth!

3 · 50 minutes · The Ultimate Christmas Cookie: White as snow-Greek Butter Cookies-Kourabiedes, a delicious shortbread type cookie that melts in your mouth!

8 ingredients

Refrigerated
  • 1 Egg yolk
Baking & Spices
  • 1 tsp Baking powder
  • 3 cups Cake flour
  • 4 1/2 cups Powdered sugar
Nuts & Seeds
  • 3/4 cup Almonds, toasted
Dairy
  • 1 cup Butter
Beer, Wine & Liquor
  • 1 tbsp Cognac or brandy or ouzo
Liquids
  • 1 Rosewater
This is the BEST Greek rice recipe! It turns out so fluffy and flavorful. Check out all the tips for perfectly cooked rice every time, too! #rice #greek #lemon #recipe

8 · 25 minutes · This Greek rice recipe just needs about 5 minutes of hands on time and it turns out so fresh and flavorful, thanks to the lemon and fresh herbs. We serve this up often and it's a huge hit with my family.

8 ingredients

Produce
  • 2 cloves Garlic
  • 1 Lemon
  • 1/2 Onion, medium
  • 2 tbsp Parsley
Canned Goods
  • 4 cups Chicken broth
Pasta & Grains
  • 2 cups White rice, long grain
Baking & Spices
  • 1 tbsp Greek seasoning
Oils & Vinegars
  • 1 tsp Olive oil
The perfect dessert. Buttery Phyllo filled with sweet custard then drizzled with honey syrup. #greekdesserts #desserts #greekrecipes #phyllo #dimitrasdishes

60 · The perfect dessert. Buttery Phyllo filled with sweet custard then drizzled with honey syrup. #greekdesserts #desserts #greekrecipes #phyllo #dimitrasdishes

15 ingredients

Produce
  • 1 Orange, Juice of
Refrigerated
  • 1 Egg yolk
  • 2 Eggs, whole
Condiments
  • 1 cup Honey
Baking & Spices
  • 1 Cinnamon, Ground
  • 1 tbsp Cornstarch
  • 2 1/2 cup Granulated sugar
  • 1/4 tsp Salt
  • 1/4 cup Semolina flour
  • 2 tsp Vanilla extract, pure
Bread & Baked Goods
  • 1 lb Phyllo pastry
Dairy
  • 1/2 lb Butter, unsalted
  • 3 cups Whole milk
Liquids
  • 2 cups Water
Other
  • Zest of a small orange
Manestra- the BEST simple Greek comfort food made with orzo, ground beef (or lamb or turkey), onions, and tomato with mint and cinnamon.

60 · 30 minutes · Manestra- the BEST simple Greek comfort food made with orzo, ground beef (or lamb or turkey), onions, and tomato with mint and cinnamon.

10 ingredients

Meat
  • 1 lb Ground beef
Produce
  • 1 Onion, large
  • 1 heaping tsp Spearmint, dried
Canned Goods
  • 8 oz Tomato paste
Baking & Spices
  • 1 Black pepper
  • 1/4 tsp Cinnamon, ground
  • 1 tsp Kosher salt
Dairy
  • 1 Romano cheese, grated
Liquids
  • 4 cups Water
Other
  • 1 cup Orzo (whole wheat or regular is fine)
This sensational Greek chicken pie was discovered by Rick Stein in a mountain village in the Zagori region of Greece.  The pie is made from a whole chicken. The chicken and onions are first poached, and the liquid then reduced to a gelatinous sauce. It is the sweetness of the onions that really counts here. #chickenrecipes #chickenpie #greekchicken #chefrecipes #greekchickenpie

4 · This sensational Greek chicken pie was discovered by Rick Stein in a mountain village in the Zagori region of Greece. The pie is made from a whole chicken. The chicken and onions are first poached, and the liquid then reduced to a gelatinous sauce. It is the sweetness of the onions that really counts here. #chickenrecipes #chickenpie #greekchicken #chefrecipes #greekchickenpie

7 ingredients

Meat
  • 1 Chicken, whole
Produce
  • 1 kg Onions
Refrigerated
  • 3 Eggs
Baking & Spices
  • 1 Black pepper
Oils & Vinegars
  • 2 tbsp Olive oil
Bread & Baked Goods
  • 6 sheets Filo pastry
Dairy
  • 30 g Butter