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Melahrini

MELAHRINI GREEK WALNUT CAKE WITH CHOCOLATE Melahrini is a very popular Greek dessert cake. Fluffy cake covered in a sweet syrup and chocolate ganache. There are several variations of the dish, with unique ingredients used in both the syrup and cake.   Ingredients: *2 eggs * 1 cup of all-purpose flour * 1 1/2 cups of sugar * 3 tbsp cacao powder * 2 tsp. baking ...

Tzigerosarmades

TZIGEROSARMADES Tzigerosarmades (Lamb offal & aromatic rice balls cooked in lamb's perineum membrane). A Traditional Easter Greek recipe.   Ingredients: *2 lamb offals. *3 tbsp Olive Oil *2 caul fats *2 eggs *1 egg yolk (for brushing) *1 bunch of green onion, chopped *1 onion, chopped *1 bunch of fresh dill, chopped *1 cup short grain white rice *salt & pepper Directions: Blanch the offals and chop them finely to pieces.
Sauté the ...

Greek Lamb on a spit

GREEK LAMB ON A SPIT   The roasting of the Paschal lamb is a Greek tradition that is carried out with great joy and celebration. After seven long weeks of fasting and dietary restrictions, families and friends gather together for a great feast, the highlight of which is this traditional centerpiece.   Ingredients: *1 whole lamb 30-35lbs *olive oil *Fresh crushed garlic ...

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