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history of the burger

the history of the burger: from the lounge backwards

The national American food adored by young people all over the world but considered “plastic” and avoided by the elderly, can easily transfer from the fast food chain to the home and with a little care, become everyone’s favourite food. First chapter, the origin of the burger and it’s growing up.

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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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Ελληνικη

grilled squid, octopus and iIlex

grilled squid, octopus and illex

A selection of seafood that will fill your table with Mediterranean breeze. Boost your holiday mood with the ultimate summer combination.

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vegetarian fresh green beans with cumin and ginger

fresh, green beans with cumin and ginger to “grow the love”

You may thought there was nothing else to know about green beans, but the East has an aromatic secret to share with you.

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crispy roast lamb with potatoes

crispy roast lamb with potatoes… which no one has ever refused!

The most-tried recipe for crispy roast lamb with potatoes (or goat, if you prefer). For more than 20 years has dominated the table, been shared with diners and has attracted most of attention, since it is the simplest possible recipe, and at the same time the most reliable.

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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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επιδόρπιο - γλυκό

γρανίτα ούζο, σορμπέ τζιν τόνικ

Ouzo granita vs. Gin and Tonic sorbet: A cool Greek/British battle

“Let’s make a gin and tonic sorbet”, my friend Sophie, who’s from Wales, said one ...

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summer pudding

summer pudding; I know what you did last summer in the kitchen

Summer pudding really is the quintessential British dessert. It uses the summer fruits that can ...

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συνταγή για μαρμελάδα ντομάτας

tomato marmalade with kirsch

We can’t help but wonder… Is there any recipe that tomatoes can’t find their way in? We tried tomato marmalade with Κirsch and we have to tell you… the answer is NO!

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caramelized apples in wine with kumquat

caramelized apples in wine with kumquat

Allow yourself to be seduced by the caramel as you treat your senses with a dessert that resembles no other. Who said warmth is not hidden in winter too?

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ορεκτικά

quiche with lentils, gruyere and Vin Santo sauce

quiche with lentils, gruyere and Vin Santo sauce

In less than an hour, people will remember you as the one who transformed humble lentils into an elegant pie. Try our gourmet legume quiche recipe and prepare to be surprised.

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κοκτέιλ cointreau fizz

μ΄ ένα κοκτέιλ Cointreau στην αλλαγή του χρόνου

Γιορταστικό, αφρώδες, απλό και κομψό, glom (glam+glob), σύγχρονο, διαφορετικό και μαζί οικείο, με το αναπάντεχο τουίστ, την έκπληξη που δημιουργεί αίσθηση. Διαλέγουμε το Cointreau για τα κοκτέιλ της πρωτοχρονιάς, σε διάθεση αντισυμβατική και συνδυάζουμε συμβολικά μαζί του όσα θέλουμε από το πολύφερνο 2015. Στην υγειά σας!

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φανουρόπιτα βυζαντινή

βυζαντινή φανουρόπιτα: ραντεβού με τον Άγιο της γεύσης

Δεν είναι θέμα άγιας επιφοίτησης ούτε προσμονής του χαμένου κάτι που εναγωνίως αναμένεται να φανερωθεί, ...

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γρανίτα ούζο, σορμπέ τζιν τόνικ

γρανίτα ούζο vs σορμπέ τζιν τόνικ: Cool ελληνοβρετανική μάχη 

“Σορμπέ τζιν τόνικ να φτιάξουμε…” μου λέει η φίλη μου η Sophie, εξ Ουαλίας ορμώμενη, ...

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ρυζι & ζυμαρικά (μακαρονια)

Εθιστικό ιταλικό ριζότο – Μέρος ΙΙ - πως γίνεται

Risotto all’onda: Addictive – Part II

The main ingredients; the essential 3 steps; the basic risotto technique and recipe to practice successfully.

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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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Risotto with tomato and feta

Risotto with tomato and feta – a Mediterranean marriage

A summer voyage on the Mediterranean Sea, between Greece and Italy. A risotto with fresh tomatoes, feta cheese and a hint of spice from the rocket that raises both culinary flags side by side.

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pesto with zucchini and walnut

pesto with zucchini and walnut

This is a summer and winter version of a fragrant zucchini pesto that can be used as a crostini appetizer and with pasta.

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