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“Pasta Chili

“Pasta Chili" for Cincinnati's Homeless Women

November 13, 2018

Read about the zealous volunteers that started a soup kitchen here in Cincinnati and to which we're donating all this month.

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The woman of Sparoza

The woman of Sparoza

November 08, 2018

Meet Sparoza's Efi Ekmetzoglou, a kindred Zealous Artisan.

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Join Me in Giving Back

Join Me in Giving Back

November 01, 2018

a month of food, friends, family and thanks

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Easy Greek dinners...even when you can't stand up in the kitchen!

Easy Greek dinners...even when you can't stand up in the kitchen!

October 24, 2018

How breaking a toe can lead to some interesting discoveries, both culinary and non!

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Friday Night Fun! Renaissance Cocktail

Friday Night Fun! Renaissance Cocktail

October 12, 2018

Our Chios mixologists, Giannis & Christos, share their Renaissance cocktail recipe for some Friday Fun.

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Pancakes with Citrus Orange and Cinnamon spoon sweet

PanDora's Pancakes

October 10, 2018

Discover this Greek blogger's luscious Chian version of a pancake breakfast!

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Greek Creativity Behind the Bar

Greek Creativity Behind the Bar

October 03, 2018

A story of curiosity, dynamism, risk-taking, and creativity - all that I love about Greece!

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Cincinnati Chili Revisited

Cincinnati Chili Revisited

September 25, 2018

Cincinnati’s Skyline Chili and this week’s start to fall inspired me to play with the newest Zēlos arrivals for a healthy, lighter version of this famous comfort food.

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Pamela’s Gluten-Free “Horiátiko Psomí” - Village Bread

Pamela’s Gluten-Free “Horiátiko Psomí” - Village Bread

September 15, 2018

Pamela’s recipe for a gluten-free version of fragrant, sesame-topped Greek bread is the perfect match for a good olive oil and herbs! 

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Greek Comfort Food with a Twist!

Greek Comfort Food with a Twist!

September 12, 2018

Read about our newest Artisans, brothers Kostas and Yiorgos Martavaltzoglou, who are reinventing traditional Greek pasta at Agrozimi.

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An American in Okinawa...Cooking Greek!

An American in Okinawa...Cooking Greek!

September 05, 2018

Meet Pamela, the wild & crazy American whose Little Greek Kitchen brings Greece to the Japanese island of Okinawa!

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A Peek Inside Philippos Hellenic Goods

A Peek Inside Philippos Hellenic Goods

August 29, 2018

In this guest blog post, Zēlos friend and collaborator, Pauline Manos, writes of her summer visit to Philippos Hellenic Goods and her lunch with founder, Philippe Poli.

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Chef Ioanna Theodorakaki - Fine Dining In The Industrial Fields Of Thessaloniki

Chef Ioanna Theodorakaki - Fine Dining In The Industrial Fields Of Thessaloniki

August 22, 2018

A conversation with one very intrepid woman, who dared to take fine dining out of downtown. 

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A Cretan

A Cretan "dákos" to celebrate the end of summer

August 16, 2018

Maria celebrates her name day and the end of summer with a fresh Cretan dákos.

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Summer Goodness Continues with this Easy Dinner!

Summer Goodness Continues with this Easy Dinner!

August 09, 2018

Elli & Manos’ Flaming Red Pepper Greek Flavor Burst heats up your grill!

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Greek tomatoes

Greek Summer Goodness in a Jar

August 03, 2018

Maria’s found the way to bring those glorious Greek tomatoes into her kitchen all year around!

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A postcard from the island of Chios

A postcard from the island of Chios

July 26, 2018 1 Comment

Maria writes from a special place in her history and of the sweet delights she’s bringing back... 

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Memories of Greek Summer Veggies

Memories of Greek Summer Veggies

July 18, 2018

A quick and easy recipe to jazz up zucchini, inspired by childhood memories.

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Visit Philippos' new shop in Aegina!

Visit Philippos' new shop in Aegina!

July 12, 2018

If you’re lucky enough to visit Aegina, stop by their new store.  

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Stefanos Svanias

Stefanos & Strofiliá - Greek Gastronomy in the heart of Europe

July 04, 2018

Stefanos Svanias has made his mark on Brussels’ very competitive dining scene.

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