Creamy Jalapeno Hummus

Creamy Jalapeno Hummus - A Spicy Treat Hummus, the creamy dip perfect with vegetables, bread, crackers, and more. We love hummus; however, never thought to actually make it ourselves. There is a debate as to whether or not this dish is Greek or Egyptian. According to the website The Spruce…

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Moussaka

Moussaka - The Ultimate Comfort Food I've been wanting to see what Moussaka is all about since we began this journey back in 2017 and celebrated our appreciation of Greek Food that February. To me it looked like a Greek Shepherd's Pie, and with that you just couldn't go wrong.…

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Gyros with Falafel and Greek Cucumber Salad

We originally made this meal combination back in February 2017 when we were first exploring the world via our kitchen, while we documented other Greek food experiences, for whatever reason, I never posted this one. Alas, the time has come where I'm finally sitting down to write about one of…

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Shawarma and Salad, A Perfect Combination

Shawarma and Greek Salad - So Good Together Tonight for dinner we made one of our absolute favorite meals. Oven-Roasted Chicken Shawarma. We paired it with a Greek inspired salad we discovered years ago. They ended up a perfect pairing. What is Shawarma? Well, according to Wikipedia: Shawarma (/ʃəˈwɑːrmə/; Arabic:…

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Burgers: Greek Style

Burgers with a Greek Twist - Our First Attempt Inspired by the Greko Burger at Pangaea Restaurant and Wine Bar, we were ready for our second at home experiment. We decided we would try to re-create some Greek inspired burgers at home. The Burgers I used this recipe from the site…

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Baklava Beer: Bottle Logic Byzantine Vision

Baklava Beer, with a side of Baklava Long before we had the idea to do our journey around the world via food, we were craft beer aficionados.  One of our favorite Southern California breweries is Bottle Logic Brewing in Anaheim.  This month we pair their Baklava Beer with a side…

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Pangaea Restaurant and Wine Bar: Temecula, CA

Pangaea - Finally! We finally made it to Pangaea!  We made sure to arrive early enough this time, so we didn't miss out.  This was more of a sit-down place than Daphne’s California Greek, and as such the food and experience were much different (in a good way). We were immediately…

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Daphne’s California Greek: Temecula, CA

Daphne's California Greek - Think of Greek Quick Food. Greek month has officially begun! I referred to Daphne's California Greek as Greek Quick Food because I would never equate it to "Fast Food." Was it fast? yes. Was it food? Obviously. But I still won't call it fast food. Not…

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Greek Food Appreciation

Going Greek. By (of code) cs:User:-xfi- (talk) - Own work (Original text: own code), Public Domain, (Wikipedia code for author credit) As I mentioned in my original post about this year's adventure, we had attended a Greek Festival back in October of 2016. Both of us had had Gyros before,…

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