Greek Desserts

Although it isn’t usual for Greek people to eat a dessert course after a meal ,mostly they will eat just fruits ,this is not to say that they do not have delicious cakes, pastries and dessert dishes that could be eaten after a meal or with coffee in the afternoon as a special treat for friends. The mosty popular deserts are Yogurt with honey and walnuts ,Halvas ,Kataifi ,Baklavas and Galaktoburiko.There many other deserts that all have common the sweetness made from the syrup (honey or sugar with water) and the use of clove and cinamon like loukoumades and touloumbes,many of those desrts you will find as well in the middle east same or with a few diferences in the ingredients .In Athens and Thessaloniki there are shops that make only Loukoumades (the Greek doughnut) they call Loukoumatzidika.In our pages you will find some nice recipes of the above deserts.