A wonderful Greek custom begins with the pomegranate. It is not a coincidence that all the homemade, crates in our grocery stores, and all the food shops are decorated by these wonderful fruits these days.
The pomegranate is a symbol of fertility, rebirth and prosperity for thousands of years and can be traced back in Greek mythology.
For the above reason, when the clock during New Year’s Eve strikes twelve, all the
In Greece, the celebration of Christmas is one of the most important religious festivals! Christmas, beyond the matter of religion, is deeply associated with the family and eating, as these festive days will bring the family in a table with traditional greek Christmas food!
During Christmas there are two cookies that were and still are very much traditional in our house. Eating isli and kourabiedes. While i have covered the first in a previous article it is time i think to focus on the latter.