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all about burgers A-Z

all about burgers A-Z | what, how, why

We all love the perfect burger - a light, fluffy brioche bun, succulent meat, sauces and yummy trimmings. So we grappled seriously with them, debunking every myth, to enable you to easily and quickly make the best ever at home. All you need to know about burgers, from A-Z. From the history and the techniques, to the secrets and the more gourmet combinations.

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crispy cheese pies for every occasion

the little crispy cheese pies of grandma Athena

Gracefully small, shiny, crispy cheese pies of baked pastry and spicy, peppery cheese. Easy to make, they have the absolute homely taste that connects food and flavours with memories and emotions.

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goat fricassée

goat fricassée: cubism with celery sticks

Slow-cooked pieces of tender goat leg with celery, inspired by Cubism and Braque's works. The simplicity of a light sauce brings out the essential flavours of the ingredients and makes the dish unpretentiously fine. Cubistic goat fricassée with celery.

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taramosalata mousse

Evgenias fluffy taramosalata mousse

No potato and no bread - this soft and refined white fish roe mousse (taramosalata) is made only with olive oil!

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the authentic aubergine salad

the authentic aubergine salad Constantinople style

Casually refined, almost disdainful, fine, yet with a unique smoky flavour. An easy, but so very selective, aubergine (eggplant) salad, the authentic one.

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επιδόρπιο - γλυκό

easy homemade donuts

Homemade donuts – edible rings of pleasure

Oh, these guilty pleasures of ours. We bring you the homemade recipe of a dessert that united the world… Its name: Doughnut!

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lemon cake

juicy and scented lemon cake

Lemony taste and a liquid fruit flavor in the mouth. Spongy and moist texture with a hint of sourness to contrast the sweetness. If you like the colour yellow, lemons, a lightly acidic taste on the tongue and the authentic flavors of citrus, behold! for here is the easiest, the most perfect lemon cake!

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apricot marmalade straight from heaven

apricot marmalade straight from heaven

Some scholars still disagree as to whether Eve offered Adam an apricot as opposed to an apple under the watchful eye of the wicked serpent. Heavenly tasting fruit, mystical and magical, it was chosen by the Gods of the ancient world for its scent, the incredible sweetness of its flesh and its colour. With this noble fruit, as sun ancestors of mythology, we make divine apricot marmalade.

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πικάντικο σορμπέ με φράουλες και τσίλι

strawberry and chilli sorbet: cool sweetness with unexpected fire…

The combination of strawberry and chilli may strike you as an odd one, but I ...

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υλικά φερ τρέιντ

fair trade υλικά στις συνταγές μας & fairy X-mass για περισσότερο κόσμο

“Να πάμε, να πάμε”, μου απάντησε με ενθουσιασμό για την ιδέα ο Greekadman ένα προηγούμενο ...

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pop up Cucina Caruso

pop up Cucina Caruso, ιδέες και άριες

Το Α’ βαθμού συγγενές blog Cucina Caruso γίνεται εστιατόριο κάθε Παρασκευή και Σάββατο μέχρι το τέλος Μαρτίου. Μαγειρεύει εξαιρετικά, σερβίρει με χαμόγελο και στο μενού του υπάρχουν κάποιες κοινές συνταγές, που πρωτοδημοσιεύτηκαν στο Pandespani.

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συνταγές για τσικνοπέμπτη

tsiknisation 2012: συνταγές Τσικνοπέμπτης με τσικ από pandespani

Πως από τους βαλεντίνους φτάσαμε στην Τσικνοπέμπτη ομολογώ πως δεν το αντελήφθην επαρκώς. Αν πάντα ...

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η τελειότητα του μουσακά

Εξαιρετικό δείγμα της ελληνικής αστικής κουζίνας, ο μουσακάς ανήκει στα αριστουργηματικά φαγητά με κόνσεπτ και μαγειρικές απαιτήσεις. Ο μαγικός συνδυασμός της τηγανητής μελιτζάνας με τον αρωματικό κοκκινιστό κιμά και την γκρατιναρισμένη μπεσαμέλ, ανακύρηξε τον μουσακά σε δημοφιλές ανά τον κόσμο γευστικό σύμβολο της ελληνικότητας και μιας εθνικής γαστρονομίας που εξελίχθηκε μέσα από έναν δυναμικό διάλογο με τις επιρροές. Η εμμονή στην τελειότητα της συνταγής είναι το λιγότερο που του αξίζει.

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ρυζι & ζυμαρικά (μακαρονια)

delicious strawberry risotto

pink strawberry risotto: a savory surprise

A beautifully flavourful risotto with strawberries carries the sweet fruit’s aroma while remains surprisingly savory. The pink strawberry risotto is the perfect dish for the spring.

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pasta alla Norma authentic recipe

historical spaghetti: pasta alla Norma – Non plus ultra

Sicilian culture in a dish. Your next move after you’ve tried the authentic pasta alla Norma will be to book your tickets to Italy. Just wait and see...

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lasagna with bolognese sauce

oven-baked lasagna with bolognese sauce

Cicero's and Horace's favorite dish, lasagna was propably the first pasta ever made most likely descending from the Greek bread "laganon". Layered and filled with different kinds of cream like nowadays but only enjoyed by the rich people. Oven baked lasagna with bolognese and béchamel sauce is their most popular version.

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authentic carbonara

the authentic carbonara (NO other modifications, please)

Altered and counterfeited thousands of times, this popular pasta recipe rouses as many disputes as moussaka! It's time to put affairs in order and place on the table the authentic carbonara-both in taste and mode of preparation.

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