March 14, 2018

In ancient Greece, honey was one of the most common sweeteners, along with figs and sweet grape-based products. To get a taste of ancient Greece, here are three traditional sweet recipes that reflect the value and taste of Greek thyme honey.

Honey Oranges (Portokalia me...

January 30, 2018

Herbs and Spices

According to an old Greek myth, Aphrodite healed her wounded son Aeneas with dittany that she picked up from the Cretan mountain Ida.

Hippocrates (460 – 370 BC) ‘’the father of Herbal Medicine’’, recorded about 400 species of herbs and spices by making e...

September 21, 2017

Olive oil

In 3500 BC, the first cultivation of olive tree in history took place in Crete, Greece. But it was not only after 2000 BC when olive oil became one of the most important foods for Greeks. Nature endowed the Greek land with unique privileges in terms olive oil...

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