Traditional Greek Galaktoboureko recipe (Greek Custard Pie with Syrup)

Traditional Greek Galaktoboureko recipe (Greek Custard Pie with Syrup)

Serves: 10-12

Time: 2 hours

Difficulty: Intermediate

Traditional Greek Baklava Recipe with Honey and Walnuts

Traditional Greek Baklava Recipe with Walnuts and Honey

Serves: 24

Time: 2 hours 30 minutes

Difficulty: Beginner / Intermediate

Greek-style Pancakes with Honey and Walnuts (Tiganites)

Greek-style Pancakes with Honey and Walnuts (Tiganites)

Serves: 15 pieces

Time: 10 minutes (plus 15 minutes rise time)

Difficulty: Beginner

Chocolate covered Melomakarona (Greek Christmas honey cookies with chocolate)

Chocolate covered Melomakarona (Greek Christmas honey cookies with chocolate)

Serves: 50-60 pieces

Time: 1 hour

Difficulty: intermediate

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

Vasilopita Cake recipe (Greek New Year's cake)

Vasilopita Cake Recipe (Greek New Year’s cake)

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Posted: December 7, 2013

A delicious New Year’s cake recipe infused with the aromas of oranges and garnished with a thick and glossy vanilla scented sugar glaze! Discover the tradition behind this cake, the luck and smiles it will bring to you and your family…

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Kourabiedes recipe - Kourambiethes (Christmas Greek butter cookies)

Easiest Homemade Kourabiedes recipe (Christmas Greek Butter Cookies)

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Posted: December 7, 2013

Have a snowy Merry Christmas with these amazing sweet butter cookies! If you have ever tried making your own homemade kourabiedes before, you must know that it surely takes some time and effort to succeed. Not any more! This kourabiedes (kourambiethes) recipe changes everything..

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Snowy Chocolate Cookies!

Snowy Chocolate Cookies!

Serves: 30 cookies

Time: 40 minutes (plus 3 hours in the fridge)

Difficulty: Beginner

Discover these beautiful and highly addictive Christmas snowy chocolate cookies! Crispy on the outside with a chewy middle rich in chocolate and all this sprinkled with ‘snow’ – powdered sugar! A true pleasure to make and highly impossible to resist! This is the perfect christmas sharing dessert!

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Walnut and biscuit Chocolate Truffles (Troufakia)

Walnut and biscuit Chocolate Truffles (Troufakia)

Serves: 20-25 pieces

Time: 10 minutes prep, 1-2 hours to cool in the fridge

Difficulty: Beginner

Crunchy and extra chocolatey truffles, stuffed with crushed biscuits and crispy walnuts, flavoured with cognac and dredged in chocolate sprinkles.. Impress your guests this Christmas holidays with these little bites of heaven!

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Kariokes (Walnut-filled Chocolate Crescents)

Kariokes (Walnut-filled Chocolate Crescents)

Serves: 50 pieces

Time: 30 minutes (plus overnight to cool)

Difficulty: Beginner

Delicious chocolate and walnut filled crescents dipped in even more chocolate! Soft and with an unexpected crunchy bite, these delicious treats are very popular among the chocolate lovers during Christmas time. Find out how to make them in less than 30 minutes!

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Greek Diples Recipe - Thiples (Christmas Greek Pastries with Honey)

Greek Diples Recipe (Christmas Greek Pastry with Honey)

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Posted: November 30, 2013

Christmas on a platter, drizzled with honey syrup and topped with chopped walnuts! Diples, get their name from the Greek word for “fold”, and are a traditional festive dessert, that is very popular around Christmas time throughout Greece.

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Melomakarona (Greek Christmas Honey Cookies)

Melomakarona recipe (Greek Christmas Honey Cookies)

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Posted: November 30, 2013

Making these sweet little Greek honey cookies always makes me realize that it’s Christmas time! Melomakarona are one of the most popular treats throughout Greece during the Christmas Holidays and […]

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Walnut-filled, Crescent -Shaped Pastries (Skaltsounia)

Walnut-filled, Crescent -Shaped Pastries (Skaltsounia)

Serves: 30 pieces

Time: 1 hour

Difficulty: Beginner / Intermediate

Soft and crunchy crescents (skaltsounia) with a delicious, flavorful walnut, jam and apple filling. This delicious treat is perfect with a nice warm cup of tea for a cold evening! Find out more about amazing treat here!

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