From simple grilled foods and vegetable dishes to rich layered casseroles and delicate pastries, Greek food is a wonderful mix of dishes that appeal to all tastes. The traditions of healthy country cooking have been expanded over the centuries, and today, Greece is famous for a diverse range of family meals, holiday foods, and elaborate presentation dishes.
You can find preserved olives in any of your local grocery stores, but did you know that you can make your own flavored olives at home. We found a great market, Barbur World Foods, where you can find raw olives and a recipe to preserve them at home.
How to Cure Fresh Olives Nero Del Gallo 2012 Harvest
This is our 4th olive harvest year for our olive oil - Nero Del Gallo 2012, at our ranch in Santa Ynez, CA. This year we will cure some of the olives and learn in the process. We used two methods: Water - which is a traditional Greek method as well as a Sicilian method that uses a salt and vinegar brine solution.
Rich in culture and food history, the nations on the shores of the brilliant azure Mediterranean Sea-Italy, Spain, France, Morocco, Greece, Lebanon, Syria, Turkey and Israel-have all contributed something special to the colorful, vibrant tapestry that is Mediterranean cuisine.
It might look difficult to prepare but if you have tasted it in a Greek island and it was well prepared, then it is worth trying to cook it. It is considered a very famous Greek appetizer which is very often accompanied with Ouzo drink. There are many variations of this appetizer.
11 Top Greek Food Favorites : http://wp.me/pNFhP-bV0. Watch 23 Best Things to Do in Athens, Greece: https://youtu.be/3EyZArl7NSc Traveling as a vegetarian isn't always easy. Which is why I often do a lot of street food sampling and occasionally take food tours. This video is a mixture of both!