Popular Greek Food Festival back again in Boise

Popular Greek Food Festival back again in Boise
BOISE — Boise’s beloved Greek Food Festival is back this Friday and Saturday for the 36th year in a row. Hungry participants stretched down the block around lunchtime Friday, waiting to file into the area where fresh gyros, souvlaki and traditional Greek …
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29 Traditional Greek Foods You Must Eat in Greece
Call me crazy, but prior to traveling to Greece I had no idea how delicious the food would be. But, by the third trip to the Mediterranean country there was a deep love fest forming for the tasty traditional Greek food. My days (and nights) were filled …
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Culture & Food in the Greek Island of Crete
We walked around and tried much of the other food around town and they were all really good though our hotel breakfasts were fresh and authentic and we remember them most fondly. We especially remember the feta. It’s a lot less salty than the stuff you …
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17 Awesome Greek Food Experiences in Athens

17 Awesome Greek Food Experiences in Athens
One of the plus points to expat living in Greece is appreciating the beautiful food culture where people value authentic recipes and simple, fresh ingredients. I think this is why Greek food, and Mediterranean food, is so popular. Not only is it healthy …
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Easy, Awesome Greek Chicken Kabobs
Fill 2 pitas with cooked chicken and some chopped romaine lettuce. Top with halved tomatoes and thinly sliced red onion. Drizzle with tahini to serve. (For more double duty recipes that go from apps to meals click here.)
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Greek Food: A Taste of the Ancient Past
Did you know that when you sit down to a hearty meal of Greek food that you are often eating exactly the same dishes their ancestors did in ancient times? The first cookbook was written by a Greek, Archestrolus, in 350 BC suggesting that food was always an …
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Latest Greek Foods News

Greek Pasta Salad Recipes
Looking for Greek pasta salad recipes? Allrecipes has more than 20 trusted Greek pasta salad recipes complete with ratings, reviews and cooking tips. “My husband is Greek, and he really enjoyed this as a side. I paired it with lamb chops and tzatziki!
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The Greek Cuisine in Ottawa
“It would take a lifetime to teach someone about Greece, but to fall in love with it, takes only a few minutes” said Christine Cushing, the famous Canadian chef, in the residence of the Greek ambassador in Ottawa, in front of the people who attended to …
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How Are Greek Foods Cooked?
The Greek language can be intimidating, and you’ll encounter a good bit of it in traditional Greek cooking methods. The foreign words and phrases may make it seem as though preparation of the dishes simply has to be complex. In fact, Greek foods are …
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Moore Food: Try Greek dolmades & much more at Taste STL

cusineMoore Food: Try Greek dolmades & much more at Taste STL
ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – Chef Georgios Kastanias and his guests are ready for this weekend’s Taste of St. Louis taking place Saturday and Sunday at the Chesterfield Amphitheater. Today we learn see how to make Greek dolmades from Michael’s Bar & Grill …
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Anderson celebrates Greek culture
The traditional Greek food is the main reason the festival draws anywhere from 3,500 to 4,000 people a year. While people ate hand-held foods outside, visitors also could get meat and vegetable plates inside the Civic Center. There’s a personal touch to …
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The 8 Best Foods to Get You Through a Breakup
A priceless fisherman?s secret! My father doesn?t cook. He loves food, he almost lives for eating, but he doesn?t go to the kitchen that often. My mother is an… Greek Style Roasted Mushrooms with Red Pepper, Her… These Greek-Style Roasted Mushrooms …
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The Aegean Table: Lebanon goes Greek

cusineThe Aegean Table: Lebanon goes Greek
Would you like to experience a taste of Greek food in Lebanon County? How about sampling various Greek specialties and then purchase foods to take home to share with your family and friends? You don’t have to travel far. There is a quaint little shop at …
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35th Annual Santa Cruz Greek Festival
Come and enjoy this showcase of authentic Greek food, pastries, spirits, live Greek music, folk dancing and more! The festival is located between Cedar and Center Streets, downtown Santa Cruz. Visitors will have a chance to taste many Greek dishes …
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Best of the week
Friday and Saturday, St. George Greek Orthodox Church, $ 2 (Food extra) 6. Rolling on the river Looking to spice up your Monday? Check out the season’s first Music on the Mississippi, a weekly series through Oct. 3, that kicks off at 6 p.m. Monday with …
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Gluten-Free Tuesday: Savory Greek pastry bites, perfect party dish

cusineGluten-Free Tuesday: Savory Greek pastry bites, perfect party dish
When I am the one hosting a party, I get to choose all the foods I personally adore. This is one of the many reasons I really like entertaining. I love Greek food but, being gluten-free, I often can’t indulge in some of my old favorites. However …
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Food beat: 27 Live is dead
He’s planning to switch the cuisine to Greek street food and call the restaurant Yeero Revolution. No word yet on an opening date, and his plan to take over the existing special use permit still requires approval by city staff.
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Opa! Niles’ Big Greek Food Fest Next Week
Niles’ annual Greek feast, the Big Greek Food Fest at Holy Taxiarhai & St. Haralambos Greek Orthodox Church, takes place next week. The event, the church’s largest fundraiser, includes music and dancing, a bazaar selling religious and other items …
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Latest Greek Foods News

cusineMailbag: Caterers, Dover eats and missing Casablanca
We’ve mostly ordered their Greek and Moroccan dishes, but I know they have some Italian items as well as Turkish, French, Lebanese, and Spanish. We’ve loved everything they have prepared and it’s not always easy to please 50 young women with a wide …
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The chicken soup you need now — Greek avgolemono with rice
Avgolemono is the chicken soup of Greece, and as we know, pretty much every country has its own version of a comforting chicken soup. In Greek, avgolemono means “egg lemon” — which is appropriate because the soup is built on a broth that is rich with …
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Openings and Closings in Houston: A Trifecta Of Long-Awaited Openings
The food menu consists of mostly Greek dishes, such as walnut spice cake, Greek donuts drenched in honey, and spanakopia; we’re pretty interested in the Greek coffee, too. There’s a new German restaurant in Texas City because Stuttgarden Tavern …
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Restaurant review: Manoli’s broadens scope of Salt Lake’s Greek dining scene

cusineRestaurant review: Manoli’s broadens scope of Salt Lake’s Greek dining scene
Redemption came in the form of creative and fun food presentation — pastitsio croquette ($ 10), rounds of spiced beef and béchamel that were secured to the plate with a dollop of Greek yogurt. While most of the meze are savory, we were delighted with …
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Preparing for Palm Desert Greek Fest is a labor of love
Rhonda Latkovic, the booth chairman of a Greek store that the church operates during the festival, said that they usually have between 10 and 15 women making food every day. Some have been baking baklava for 70 years, old enough to teach both their …
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Kale for breakfast? McDonald’s adds leafy green breakfast bowl, Greek yogurt
Looking to put a healthy halo on its fast-food offerings, McDonald’s restaurants in Southern California are adding to its menu a kale-packed breakfast bowl and Chobani Greek yogurt. “It a fantastic product – a first in the industry for us,” local …
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Greek cream cheese stars in Franklin Foods employee recipes

cusineGreek cream cheese stars in Franklin Foods employee recipes
The Franklin Foods West processing plant in Casa Grande produces Greek cream cheese in 8-ounce bars, 3-pound bars and 30-pound cubes as well as 6-, 8-, 12- and 16-ounce cups and 5-pound tubs in a variety of flavors. Franklin Foods Greek cream …
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Drop Box Bakery sells monthly soup, bread, etc.
Drop Box Bakery is a Fresno-based once-a-month service where customers pick up their box of food on the fourth Saturday of the month. The menu is posted online http://www.oohdelolli.com/ each month under the Drop Box Bakery tab. If Ooh De Lolli sounds …
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Six restaurants in Bowling Green you don’t want to miss
This Greek restaurant on Campbell Lane will have you ordering takeout almost every month. Must Eat: The gyro chicken combo with rice is a great way to begin your journey with Greek food. Take Note: To spice up your dish, ask for cucumber sauce to pour …
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Latest Greek Food News

cusineGreek market planned for Arden-Arcade
Yet a beer and wine application recently filed with the California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control lists a business address of 650 Fulton Ave. for Greek Food Imports. That’s very close to Loehmann’s Plaza. A building at 650 Fulton Ave. is …
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Helen Greek Food & Wine Hosts a Wine Dinner as Unique as Its Wine List
Athanasios Parparoussis doesn’t typically travel far from the Peloponnese peninsula where his family-run winery grows the Mavrodaphne and Agiorgitiko grapes he uses in his award-winning wines. In fact, a dinner this Monday, October 12 at Helen Greek …
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Helen Greek Food and Wine’s Orange and Fennel Village Salad
Slice the top off each orange and carefully slice away the skin by cutting from the top of the orange to the bottom, following the curvature of the fruit, making a half turn each time. Clean away any extra pith. Cut the fennel bulb into half and then …
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