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Greece Cuisine and Food

Gyros Sandwich

Gyros Sandwich
A delicious blend of lamb, beef and seasonings, seared and stuffed in a pita topped with diced tomatoes, onions and tzatziki, then served with a savory yogurt sauce loaded with garlic and cucumbers. Preferebly eaten while it is still hot.

Armenian Pizza

Armenian Pizza
A round of pita bread topped with ground chuck, diced tomatoes, onions, parsley, mozzarella cheese and spices.


Baklava (pronounced "bahk-lah-vah"). More than 40 layers of filo dough is brushed with butter and layered with nuts and spices, then drizzled with honey syrup. preferebly eaten cold, and is a wonderful serving for guests.

Greek Paximathia

Greek Paximathia
Greek Paximathia (pronounced "pah-xsee-mah-thee-ah") This cookies are incredibly buttery and made with pecans, and are delicious, a different taste from the traditional cakes and biscuits. Topped with sesame seads.


A spicy, nut and filo-rolled pastry resembling a hollow log, which is lightly dipped in honey syrup. Is sweet and could be eaten with or with out honey.

City-Style Braised Artichokes

City-Style Braised Artichokes
Despite its Greek name, this delicious ragout is believed to have originated from Istanbul. Peas or favas may be added to the mixture.


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