Vasilopita- Brandy & Orange New Years Cake

The biggest Greek New Years tradition, is the baking and cutting of the Vasilopita! It is the St. Basil’s cake. There is a hidden coin, called a flouri in it, and when we cut the cake, the winner of that coin is granted good luck for the new year. This day is observed for our … Continue reading Vasilopita- Brandy & Orange New Years Cake

Melomakarona- Greek Honey Cookies

Melomakarona are Greek honey cookies. They are very popular during the holiday season. We make them early in December and continue to enjoy them through the New Year. The cookies are spiced with cinnamon, clove and orange. And finally they are soaked in a delicious honey syrup. Greeks love their traditions. In fact we are … Continue reading Melomakarona- Greek Honey Cookies

Low Carb Flatbread Pizza

Ahhh yes!!!! I just made the most delicious flatbread pizza for two with Cut da Carb low carb flatbreads!!!! Fresh figs, prosciutto, arugula, grated fontina cheese and goat cheese. This is amazing! You will need one flat bread per person. You can find their product at http://www.cutdacarb.com. Their flatbread is very versatile. You can create … Continue reading Low Carb Flatbread Pizza