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Greek Pumpkin Pie

Greek Pumpkin Pie

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"A sweet filling of pumpkin, raisins, semolina, and spices is sandwiched between puff pastry sheets for unique version of pumpkin pie." — by Culinary Flavors 
Serano Chocolate Cake

Serano Chocolate Cake

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"A classic chocolate sponge cake is the base of this Greek tourta. The mousse-like filling and frosting makes it special: it's made with bittersweet chocolate, Italian meringue, and whipped cream. You'll need a stand mixer for this recipe." — by mariannaGR 
Baked Quince with Cinnamon

Baked Quince with Cinnamon

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"Quince halves are baked with sweet red wine and whole spices for an exotic-tasting yet homey dessert." — by constantina 
Loukoumades

Loukoumades

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"These little yeast-risen dough puffs are deep-fried to a golden brown, then drizzled with honey syrup and sprinkled with cinnamon. They're popular all around the Mediterranean, especially in Greece, and are beloved as a Hanukkah treat among Sephardic Jews." — by JOANNA 
Grecian Baklava

Grecian Baklava

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"Crispy phyllo layers surround a walnut filling in this sticky sweet Greek treat!" — by schwintosky 
Frozen Greek Yogurt

Frozen Greek Yogurt

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"Cold, smooth, and refreshing, frozen Greek yogurt with minted honey is the perfect dessert for a warm summer evening." — by Beckerkorn 
Honey Pie from Sifnos

Honey Pie from Sifnos

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"This is an Aegean cheesecake prepared with honey and unsalted mizithra or ricotta cheese. These cakes are usually prepared during the Easter festivities in the Cycladic islands, especially in Sifnos and Ios." — by Alexandra S. 
Incredible Watermelon Pie

Incredible Watermelon Pie

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"Watermelon pie with a sesame seed crust. This is a traditional Greek recipe. When I first heard of it, I was very reluctant to try something so strange. After tasting it, it turned into one of the family's favorite desserts. And it is very easy to make! Sprinkle with a little extra cinnamon before serving if you wish." — by Aggeliki 
Milk Pie, Galatoboureko

Milk Pie, Galatoboureko

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"Galataboureko is a sweet Greek treat made with a semolina custard layered into phyllo dough, and soaked with a simple lemon syrup." — by Kenmore featured chef, Cat Cora 
Traditional Galaktoboureko

Traditional Galaktoboureko

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"Great Greek dessert. Lemony semolina custard in a phyllo crust with lemon syrup. The Greek traditional way of making it. I hope you will enjoy it as much we Greeks do!" — by NIKOLETTA 
Karithopita

Karithopita

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"A honey lemon syrup is poured over the lightly spiced walnut cake to create a moist and delicious treat with a minimum of fuss." — by JEDICYNSTER 
Galaktoboureko

Galaktoboureko

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"This is a recipe that my mom got from a coworker and would make regularly when I was young. Galaktoboureko is a traditional Greek dessert made with a custard in a crispy phyllo pastry shell. After all these years it is still a family favorite. I hope that everyone enjoys it as much as we do." — by GAPGIRL 
Finikia

Finikia

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"Delicious Greek pastries...probably one of my favorites because of the orange and cinnamon combination. Worth the time they take!" — by DIANALYNN 
Greek Butter Cookies

Greek Butter Cookies

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"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." — by GODGIFU 
Semolina Pudding

Semolina Pudding

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"A sweet stovetop confection made with milk, sugar, semolina, butter, and a hint of cinnamon." — by GORGO 
Greek Honey Cake

Greek Honey Cake

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"The flavors of orange zest and lemon permeate this cake, which is loaded with walnuts and soaked in a honey syrup." — by RUMOUR 
Vaselopita - Greek New Years Cake

Vaselopita - Greek New Years Cake

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"Traditional Greek New Years Day bread. Served as a coffee cake for breakfast. Also the person who receives the quarter inside gets good luck for 1 year!" — by Paul Menikos 
Kourambiathes (Greek Cookies)

Kourambiathes (Greek Cookies)

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"A traditional Greek shortbread cookie. Adds a good flavor to any holiday!" — by Becky Marti 
Kourambiedes III

Kourambiedes III

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"I got this butter ball recipe from my mother-in-law who is Greek. I make a double batch every Christmas and my hubby eats most of them. Enjoy!" — by SCORP 
Paximade

Paximade

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"This bread is a greek type of bread that tastes almost like cake, although the sugar content is much lower. It makes a terrific breakfast bread." — by Jessica 
 
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