My Mothers Isli recipe

My Mothers Isli recipe

Going back home for Christmas is something that is always a little bit of ritual. Like every celebration there are some things you need to do or expect from some. Like you expect to get some gifts or give some gifts or even eat a turkey or pork if you are in Greece. That is what i was expecting every time i was going back home…a lot of food and my mothers traditional isli desserts.

Sweet Grapes Greek Desert

Sweet Grapes Greek Desert

When you think about Greece there are many things that come to your mind. You picture the sun, beautiful beaches and really nice blue waters that are inviting you to dive in.   Obviously its the food that will always be in your mind and Acropolis, the islands and many many more…

Chocolate log Dessert

Chocolate log Dessert
Always when I was home back in Greece I enjoyed when my mother was making cakes, sweets and anything that had chocolate. Well, don’t we all… I was hoping that I could manage once to make that chocolate log (kormos sokolatas in greek..) recipe. To tell you the truth it took me some time to find the appropriate name for that…