• Amazing Lenten Chocolate Sponge Cake!
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    Amazing Lenten Chocolate Sponge Cake!

    Serves: 15

    Time: 1 hour 15 minutes

    Difficulty: Beginner

    The most moist and rich Lenten chocolate cake that despite being an indulgent delight still complies with the dietary instructions of the Lenten season! If you have ever tried making a […]

  • Chocolate Souffle in Baklava Pouches recipe!
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    Chocolate Souffle in Baklava Pouches recipe!

    Serves: 9

    Time: 40 minutes

    Difficulty: Intermediate

    Discover how to make the perfect chocolate souffle wrapped in little baklava pouches with this unique recipe! The most rich, melting chocolate filling, wrapped in golden brown crispy phyllo, layered with chopped nuts and sprinkled with melted butter…

  • Greek-style Pancakes with Honey and Walnuts (Tiganites)
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    Greek-style Pancakes with Honey and Walnuts (Tiganites)

    Serves: 4-5

    Time: 10 minutes (plus 15 minutes rise time)

    Difficulty: Beginner

    Nothing says “weekend” like the smell of homemade pancakes! Some Greeks believe the popular breakfast dish ‘tiganites’ was the first documented pancake in the world. I don’t really know if it was the first, but it surely is the easiest! Discover this amazing breakfast recipe here…

  • Cinnamon Cookies with red Wine
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    Cinnamon Cookies with red Wine

    Serves: 60-70 cookies

    Time: 40 minutes

    Difficulty: Beginner

    Our very best recipe for cinnamon cookies; very easy to make and easier to disappear! Amazingly crunchy and scented with the aromas of red wine, cinnamon and grounded clove.. These are of those cookies you can’t just have only one!

Amazing Lenten Chocolate Sponge Cake!

Amazing Lenten Chocolate Sponge Cake!

Serves: 15

Time: 1 hour 15 minutes

Difficulty: Beginner

Chocolate Souffle in Baklava Pouches recipe!

Chocolate Souffle in Baklava Pouches recipe!

Serves: 9

Time: 40 minutes

Difficulty: Intermediate

Greek-style Pancakes with Honey and Walnuts (Tiganites)

Greek-style Pancakes with Honey and Walnuts (Tiganites)

Serves: 4-5

Time: 10 minutes (plus 15 minutes rise time)

Difficulty: Beginner

Cinnamon Cookies with red Wine

Cinnamon Cookies with red Wine

Serves: 60-70 cookies

Time: 40 minutes

Difficulty: Beginner

Desserts

A delicious collection of traditional Greek desserts! From the traditional baklava and milk pie (galaktoboureko) to regional classics like Thessaloniki’s pastry triangles and seasonal specials, this Greek desserts recipe collection has got you covered! So if you prefer a quick and easy treat or looking for something more difficult, browse through my latest Greek dessert ideas and pick the perfect dish for you!



Desserts

Cretan Sweet Cheese Pastries Recipe (Kalitsounia)

Cretan Sweet Cheese Pastries Recipe (Kalitsounia)

Serves: 10

Time: 1 hour 40 minutes

Difficulty: Intermediate/Advanced

Extremely soft and highly addictive! These delicious little cheese pastries (kalitsounia) are a holiday tradition from the island of Crete, but nowadays they are eaten almost everywhere throughout the year at times of celebration. Discover more about these little sweet delights here.

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Greek-style Olive Oil Brownies

Greek-style Olive Oil Brownies

Serves: 15

Time: 40 minutes

Difficulty: Beginner

For all the chocolate lovers! Soft, moist and extra fudgy with a shiny slightly crackled crust.. A delicious and much healthier alternative to the traditional brownie recipes; a Mediterranean inspired chocolate brownie […]

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Halva (Greek Semolina Pudding with Raisins)

Greek Halva recipe (Semolina Pudding with Raisins)

Serves: 10

Time: 30 minutes (plus 1 1/2 hour to cool)

Difficulty: Beginner

“1:2:3:4” Ready! The traditional recipe for semolina-based Greek halva is often referred as “1:2:3:4”, as it calls for one unit oil, two semolina, three sugar and four water. So simple! So if you are looking for a delicious no-dairy, no-butter and egg-free dessert, that’s the one.

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Quick and Easy Greek Yogurt Dessert

Quick and Easy Greek Yogurt Dessert

Serves: 6

Time: 10 minutes

Difficulty: Beginner

Creamy, extra cooling and with a crunchy bite! Ready  in less than 10 minutes, this yogurt dessert is the perfect way to finish off a hearty meal. A light and smooth […]

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Traditional Greek Yogurt Cake with Orange Syrup (Portokalopita)

Traditional Greek Yogurt Cake with Orange Syrup (Portokalopita)

Serves: 8-10

Time: 1 hour 10 minutes

Difficulty: Beginner

Traditional Greek portokalopita recipe. Find out how to make this tasty Greek phyllo yogurt cake infused with the aromas of fresh oranges and cinnamon here.

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Easy Homemade Greek Cookies Recipe

Easy Homemade Greek Cookies Recipe

Serves: 2 large baking trays

Time: 10 minutes prep (20 minutes baking time)

Difficulty: Beginner

Delicious, traditional Greek cookies recipe infused with orange zest and vanilla! The best part? Ready to bake in 10 minutes and ready to eat in less than 30!

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Extra scary Halloween ghost cake recipe

Extra scary Halloween ghost cake recipe

Serves: 5-8

Time: approx. 2 hours

Difficulty: Intermediate

Do you remember the first time you went trick-or-treating dressed up in your favorite costume? Your first haunted house? Haloween might not be big in Greece but its one of […]

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Traditional Kourampiedes / Kourabiethes (Greek Christmas Butter Cookies)

Traditional Kourampiedes / Kourabiethes (Greek Christmas Butter Cookies)

Serves: 50 pieces

Time: 1 hour 10 minutes

Difficulty: Intermediate

Our very best recipe for Kourampiedes! Traditionally made to celebrate Christmas, these sweet little butter cookies will definitely set you on a festive mood! Click here to discover the secrets behind this irresistible Christmas treat!

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