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Spanakopita (Greek Spinach Pie)

This is an authentic, really rich pie stuffed with spinach, onions, cheeses and herbs that are all enfolded by crispy, flaky phyllo dough.



Here is a great recipe for moussaka, a Greek dish. It includes sliced eggplant baked in a ground beef sauce and then smothered in a thin white sauce.


Chicken Souvlaki with Tzatziki Sauce

Greek kabobs. Fantastic flavor for chicken. Marinade can also be used for pork.

Author: Tanya Petkos Schroeder

Authentic Greek Moussaka

This traditional moussaka is truly the best, and just as authentic as any you'd try in Greece! While it takes a bit of time, it's actually quite simple to make. Kali orexi! (Bon appetit!)

Author: Anonymous

Greek Baklava

A Greek favorite that makes everyone think you are a master chef and is sooo easy to make!! I taught a Greek friend how to make apple pie and she taught me this fabulous recipe. The phyllo dough for this...


Easy Baklava

This is simple and easy. Serve it in cupcake papers. It freezes well, too.



Souvlaki is a Greek specialty made with tender cuts of meat. In this pork kebab recipe, the meat is marinated in a lemony olive oil mixture. Serve with rice pilaf and a Greek salad.

Author: Abby Benner


Pastitsio is a layered Greek casserole of macaroni and seasoned ground lamb, topped with a thick cream sauce. This version substitutes beef in place of the lamb to suit American tastes.

Author: Ben S.

Greek Style Garlic Chicken Breast

This recipe was passed down through my family for years. If you're looking for a great tasting, tender chicken breast, this is what you're looking for - Greek style.

Author: Michael

Briam (Greek Baked Zucchini and Potatoes)

Briam is a traditional Greek roasted vegetable dish with potatoes, zucchini, tomatoes, and red onions with lots of olive oil. It is a typical example of Greek cuisine where a few simple ingredients are...

Author: Diana Moutsopoulos

Greek Chicken

A very good light summer dish. I serve it with sliced tomatoes, feta cheese, and garlic bread.

Author: Karen

Marinated Greek Chicken Kabobs

This is a chicken kabob recipe that I would love to share! Plan to marinate for 3 hours. Serve with Greek rice!

Author: katplusgoll

Greek Ribs

Best Greek ribs. Nice and garlicky but not overpowering.

Author: Neil

Grilled Greek Chicken

The secret to this simple grilled chicken is a very powerful marinade and 'roasting' it slowly over semi-indirect heat on the grill.

Author: Chef John

Greek Island Chicken Shish Kebabs

This is a nice change from the ordinary grilled chicken. This is excellent served with pita bread, a garlicky tzatziki, and a Greek salad. Lamb can be substituted for the chicken, and many variations on...

Author: Dolce Cuoco

Greek Seasoning Blend

This is meant to substitute for that rather expensive Greek seasoning in the yellow and red can.

Author: Misty Jane Pilgrim

Greek Marinade

Make and share this Greek Marinade recipe from Food.com.

Author: Mirj2338

Fasolakia (Greek Green Beans)

Fasolakia are Greek green beans stewed with olive oil and tomato, with a few pieces of potato added for good measure. This is a main dish in Greece, not a side dish, and a prime example of plant-based...

Author: Diana Moutsopoulos

Greek Lemon Chicken and Potato Bake

I love one-pan meals, especially when no measuring and exact ingredients are involved. I made this one Sunday when I didn't want to babysit my food in the kitchen! Turned out great, and I served it with...

Author: Chef V

Greek Seasoning

Play around with the amounts and types of herbs to match your own personal taste.

Author: Margaret Havenar

Spanakopita (Greek Spinach Pie)

This is an authentic, really rich pie stuffed with spinach, onions, cheeses and herbs that are all enfolded by crispy, flaky phyllo dough.


Homemade Phyllo (or Filo) Dough

I'm no expert at making phyllo dough, but the good news is, despite that, I still managed to achieve some fairly excellent results, and suspect you will as well. And it's way more fun than buying it frozen...

Author: Chef John

Kittencal's Famous Greek Salad

Be prepared for the best Greek salad on the planet! --- plan ahead the dressing needs at least 2 or more hours to blend the flavors, I sometimes add in 1/4 cup Parmesan cheese to the dressing for a more...

Author: Kittencalrecipezazz

Roasted Greek Chicken

Juicy, flavorful chicken meat with a crispy skin. Tastes wonderful and is super simple to make.

Author: GatorJess

Greek Butter Cookies

When I was little I used to live next to a Greek family, who would make these cookies year round, and give tins of them to neighbors around Christmas.


Vegetarian Moussaka

This recipe always gets rave reviews from vegetarians and non-vegetarians alike. Easy to make, but takes time. Serve with salad.

Author: Anne Buchanan

Roasted Greek Leg of Lamb

This roasted leg of lamb recipe is from a place called Koutouki Greek Tavern. It is absolutely wonderful and I feel I have to share it!

Author: xMichellex

Apple Juice Glazed Chicken

This chicken is smothered in a delicious apple juice reduction. It's quick, simple, and a definite keeper. Serve the chicken and sauce over rice for an easy meal.

Author: paynes

Pork Souvlaki

Seasoned bits of pork or lamb are allowed to season in a Mediterranean marinade for as long as you can stand it! Wonderful with rice and a cucumber and tomato salad. Serve with lemon slices and chopped...

Author: alsoanurse

Traditional Gyros

I absolutely love being able to make my own gyros at home! You have to try them!

Author: BetterCookingForSingleFathers


Greek spinach pie.

Author: Bea Gassman


This has been passed down from my grandfather to my mother. It is a Greek recipe for stuffed grape leaves.

Author: DKP3513

Greek Chicken Pasta

This pasta dish incorporates some of the flavors of Greece. It makes a wonderfully complete and satisfying meal. For extra flavor, toss in a few kalamata olives. Use whatever pasta you have or prefer.

Author: Althea


Make and share this Tzatziki recipe from Food.com.

Author: evelynathens

Greek Hamburgers

I was craving some Greek food one night, but was also interested in a cheeseburger. I had some Mediterranean-esque ingredients in my fridge. Thankfully, the burgers came out AMAZING! Every person that...

Author: Cathy Gauthier

Greek Seasoning Blend

Make and share this Greek Seasoning Blend recipe from Food.com.

Author: Poppy

Red Snapper with Athenian Sauce


Author: Will McIntyre

Homemade Phyllo Pastry

Something I came across while living abroad. Many of the older generation living in the area referred to as the holy land, will use only the homemade version. I don't expect anyone to actually try it,...

Author: alAmira


I have seen many versions of this recipe. This is my mother-in-law's, and she is a great cook.

Author: Maine_diner

One Pot Greek Lemon Chicken and Rice

This Greek lemon chicken meal is made entirely in one pan, and is completely packed with classic Greek flavors! Garnish with minced fresh parsley and lemon zest.

Author: Chef Nate

Rizogalo (Greek Rice Pudding)

Greek rice pudding is simple, comforting, and delicious. Some people in Greece make it with eggs, but my aunt prefers without. Best enjoyed cold - if you can wait that long!

Author: Diana Moutsopoulos

Gyros Burgers

This is a Greek/American lamb and beef mixture version of the traditional Greek pork or lamb Gyros (or Gyro). Serve on warm pita bread with tzatziki sauce, and thinly sliced onion, tomato and lettuce.

Author: Anonymous

Greek Penne and Chicken

This is one of my favorite 'stand by' recipes. I keep the ingredients on hand to make a quick, delicious, satisfying meal.

Author: Jennifer

Greek Lamb Feta Burgers With Cucumber Sauce

These grilled lamb burgers are served with slices of ripe tomatoes and red onion in pita bread with a fresh tasting cucumber sauce seasoned with fresh mint and garlic.

Author: USA WEEKEND columnist Pam Anderson

Greek Souzoukaklia

An extraordinary barbecue recipe to surprise friends and family. Serve with lemon slices and rice.

Author: Marlies Monika

Warm Greek Pita Sandwiches With Turkey and Cucumber Yogurt Sauce

The perfect ending to the holiday turkey is this Greek-inspired sandwich served in a warmed pita. It is filled with lettuce, tomatoes, and turkey, and topped with a homemade cucumber sauce.

Author: Ben S.

Melomakarona Cookies

Greek spice cookies.

Author: Chanelle Carl

Branzino Mediterranean

This simple, healthy, and delicious Mediterranean fish, also known as 'Greek Sea Bass', should be cooked whole. The cavity of the fish can be stuffed with lemon and other ingredients for added flavor....

Author: Christala

Greek Turkey Burgers

A low-fat and very tasty option for summer grilling/broiling.

Author: Jill

Greek Chicken Burgers with Feta

These Greek-style chicken burgers surprise with a feta cheese filling.

Author: DCKatie