Gigantes Plaki – Giant beans recipe

Gigantes Plaki – Giant beans recipe

There are some classic recipes that if you go to various restaurants in Greece you are bound to see them in the Menu’s. “Gigantes Plaki” are one of them..

One of the mistakes that people usually do about the Greek Kitchen is to say that it has mainly meat dishes.

That is not correct and the Greek cuisine has some of the best vegetarian dishes that you can find. The only problem –for me personally- is that they take so long to prepare

Frappe: How to make the Greek frozen coffe “Frappe”

Frappe: How to make the Greek frozen coffe “Frappe”
You got to believe that people coming back from Greece for holidays they will always start telling you about how beautiful the Parthenon was, how great Acropolis is, the Greek Islands etc. etc.. That is true…but they always…always talk about that Greek frozen coffee that they drunk and was the best thing they ever had… Frappe!

How to make a Greek Coffee

How to make a Greek Coffee

Greek coffee…well it’s not Greek food as the name of the site suggests but it’s a typical thing for all greeks and you will find it where ever you go.

It’s easy to make but it requires some practice and to have of course the Greek coffee and the “briki” (greek word for the coffee pot we use) where the coffee is made. Just to make clear, that is more or less the same coffee that is served in Greece, Turkey