Author: maraki

zuchini bread
Food recipes

The best zucchini bread recipe

Zucchini is one of my favorite vegetables. I like deep fried zucchini with eggs and flour or low carb version- zucchini fries. You can also put zucchini slices in moussaka, make stuffed zucchini with ground beef or zucchini boat filled with chicken, tomatoes and sour cream. Apart from savory dishes, you can use zucchini to […]

swiss roll
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Sponge cake and swiss roll recipes

When I was a kid, my mom used to make a sponge cake roll. It’s like a regular sponge cake but thinner and in the shape of a rectangle instead of a circle. She would bake the sponge cake, roll it with a kitchen cloth to rest a bit and then she would unroll it, […]

how to cook quinoa
Food Q&A

How to cook quinoa for breakfast, lunch or dinner

What is quinoa? Quinoa is a gluten-free grain that is grown for its edible seeds. It is a healthier substitute for rice and similar grains. Quinoa seeds are a great source of fiber, protein and vitamins B. Actually, it is the only plant-based protein that has all necessary amino acids as protein you find in […]

chicken gyros recipe
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Homemade Greek chicken gyros recipe

If you like meat you probably tried gyros at least once in your lifetime. Those who have traveled to Greece know how tasty Greek gyros  is. Luckily for us who don’t live in Greece, there are many gyros restaurants worldwide so we don’t need to wait to go to Greece to eat it. Moreover, you […]

raw vegan cheesecake
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Easy no bake vegan cheesecake recipe

Cheesecake is definitely one of the most popular desserts. It is believed that cheesecake originated from Ancient Greece, and later on it was mentioned in an English cookbook.  But, it was not until the 18th century when the cheesecake evolved into its modern form. Nowadays there are a lot of forms of cheesecake but the […]