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

Traditional Greek Lentil Soup -“Fakes”

Traditional Greek Lentil Soup -“Fakes”

Lentils were one of those foods that I hated when I was young as I found that there was nothing interesting on them. As kids the only things that you really like are meat, …meat…..pasta and meat…

Despite that everything changes when you lose something…and after some years in the uk I realised that I didn’t had Lentils for ages… Lentils are really healthy and really tasty while there are different variations on them.  In Greek its pronounced as Fah-kes and