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Pendeli’s Feta-Stuffed Peppers by Sava This is an excerpt from our book, A Greek Journey with Fork and Pen: “Elizabeth: The days fly by and our week of lessons at our dance seminar comes to an end. Our last night at dinner, we were called to the phone. Our husbands were on their way back from […]

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This is an excerpt from our book, A Greek Journey with Fork and Pen: “Elizabeth: The days fly by and our week of lessons comes to an end. Our last night at dinner, we were called to the phone. Our husbands were on their way back from their week-long hiking adventure and will arrive tomorrow, […]

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Today started out gray and gloomy, but when Dan came in from the garden with our first 3 Heirloom tomatoes of the season, I was inspired to make lunch using some of the tomatoes along with a number of other items we call “mezethes” or appetizers in Greek. Remembering the sun-drenched days we spent on taverna […]

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Over the last few years, people who have bought our book have had wonderful comments about not only the recipes but the journal entries. I’m still not sure if the rest of you realize this book, A Greek Journey With Fork and Pen, Two Sisters Find Their Roots, is not your typical cookbook. Recipes…yes, we have […]

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Both of these are sweet, delicate pies made with rich custard between crisp filo leaves. In most places in Greece it is known as Galactoboureko, while in Crete and in Northern Greece it is still called by its Turkish name, Bougatsa. We have had both and the main difference that I can see is the […]

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