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Jul 2, 2017, 10:04 AM
‚ÄčThere’s truly no need to decide whether you celebrate an authentic Greek or American Independence Day since they each find themselves to be a good three months apart on March 25 and July 4 respectively.
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Jun 20, 2017, 2:25 AM
As a second generation Greek and member of Chi Phi Fraternity, should I be offended that Google provides me search results about University Greek life vs Greek heritage?
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Jun 5, 2017, 1:47 AM
Mezes’ tagline has been “Authentic Greek Food Made By Authentic Greeks!” But what does it mean to be ‘authentic’ in the melting pot that is America? The concept of “authenticity” can trace its history back to ancient Greece.
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May 23, 2017, 1:51 AM
The original version of this blog, entitled ‘How To Make Greek Mac & Cheese’ was posted 01-12-16. We never expected the interest it would attract.
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Apr 17, 2017, 2:07 AM
Baklava is a rich, sweet pastry made of layers of filo filled with chopped nuts and sweetened and held together with syrup or honey.
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Mar 6, 2017, 1:14 AM
If you’re looking for an authentic Greek restaurant we might start with the origins of the word ‘restaurant’. From the Old French restorer, French restaurant simply means "food that restores," it is a noun use of present participle of restaurer "to restore or refresh."
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Feb 28, 2017, 12:53 PM
In November of 2015, we posted a blog called “Lesson 101A - The pronunciation and definition of the Gyro”, and now it’s time to revisit it.
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Feb 21, 2017, 1:24 AM
Some fast food restaurants in Greece have a familiar feel - like the Golden Arches, which is not one of the famous antiquities.
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Jan 17, 2017, 1:34 AM
We do love our sweets, and whether Baklava, Galaktoboureko or Cypriot Flaouna every Authentic Greek has their own take on a classic dish.
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Dec 13, 2016, 3:29 AM
What Are The Ingredients of An Authentic Greek Gyros?