Bowl of lentil soup with olives and Sparoza's cooking blend with spices and orange zest

It's Soup Time!

January 24, 2019

Lentil soup gets a warm, fragrant Anatolian touch from Sparoza's cooking blend.

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My mom's spanakópita - the real one, with homemade dough!!

My mom's spanakópita - the real one, with homemade dough!!

December 25, 2018

Maria and her sister celebrate Christmas in Cincinnati with their mom's spanakópita.

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Quinoa Salad with Fire-Roasted Red Capia Peppers, Black Beans and Spices

Quinoa Salad with Fire-Roasted Red Capia Peppers, Black Beans and Spices

December 19, 2018

A zealous twist on TV host and health & wellness expert, Elizabeth Rider's Quinoa Salad.

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Mike's Festive Mediterranean Beet Salad

Mike's Festive Mediterranean Beet Salad

December 12, 2018

This colorful and delicious salad with oranges, haloumi and sea fennel is perfect for the holidays.

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A Tangerine Champagne Cocktail from Little Rock

A Tangerine Champagne Cocktail from Little Rock

December 05, 2018

Citrus' Tangerine Spread travels to Arkansas for a delicious champagne treat.

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Thanksgiving Detox - Flounder, Peas & Mint

Thanksgiving Detox - Flounder, Peas & Mint

November 26, 2018

A fresh, light recipe to recover from last week's excesses!

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Corinne’s

Corinne’s "terrine de légumes" (aka vegetable terrine)

November 19, 2018

Is there a better endorsement than one from a French cook?! 

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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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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 Zelos 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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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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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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Tomato-baked eggs, aka “strapatsáda”

Tomato-baked eggs, aka “strapatsáda”

June 28, 2018 2 Comments

Memories of childhood summers in Greece led Maria to make this simple, tasty egg and tomato dish.

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Easy Appetizer: Spinach Filo Shells

Easy Appetizer: Spinach Filo Shells

June 14, 2018

Here’s a fast and easy appetizer that’s perfect to offer with a glass of wine or champagne  for that last-minute visitor!

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Oven-Baked Fish with Sea Fennel -

Oven-Baked Fish with Sea Fennel - "plakí"

June 06, 2018

Just in time for Father’s Day, a tasty one-dish lunch from Panos, a friend and supporter!

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Spring Peas & Mint Risotto

Spring Peas & Mint Risotto

May 31, 2018

We love fresh peas in Spring. Elli & Manos' Peas and Mint spread is just perfect to create an easy, flavorful, and refreshing risotto.

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meatballs with tomato and thyme

Bison Meatballs with Tomato & Thyme

May 24, 2018

Dinner at the lake? Easy and flavorful recipe using the oh-so-versatile Elli & Manos Greek Flavor Bursts.

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