Mediterranean

Meatballs

Keto-adapted Greek meatballs (keftedes)

I believe every nation has their own version of meatballs. Some make them grilled, baked, others cook them in a thick sauce or even in the soup. In Greece, we like the meatballs swimming in a thick, aromatic, red tomato sauce or in creamy yellow Avgolemono (eggs and lemon) sauce. […]

Fat

Fat – Divine macronutrient worthy of Gods

These days, your fat adapted Greek is travelling around his motherland! I am discovering new answers to old mysteries. Just recently, I visited mythical Delphi. You must have heard about it, have you? The place of pure serenity and such positivism. A breathtaking site full of historical, monumental and natural […]

Ketosis

Saving your ketosis in a Greek taverna

Ketosis is the metabolic state that all of us Keto-people want to protect and maintain. Some of us even obsess about it! Of course, not all Keto enthusiasts are so strict. If you get kicked out of ketosis, in a couple of days you can easily work your way back […]

moussaka

Moussaka – Finally Keto version

Moussaka- everybody knows of it. The actual word or the origin might not be 100% Greek, but we made it famous. It has been loved and hated at the same time throughout the history. Some Greeks dislike it, while others think of it as the holy grail of mother’s cuisine. […]

Mediterranean

Golden Φ of nutrition

  Mediterranean diet became extremely popular in the past two decades. Many scientific studies have shown that this might be the healthiest diet in the world! It was conceived from the traditional eating patterns of Mediterranean countries, such as Greece, Italy, Spain, Croatia, and southern France. It’s based mainly on […]

creppes

Keto Crepes with a Greek twist

Anybody who ever tried good old thin crepes – loved them! The charm is irresistible. Before I continue this pro-European article, I must tell you, the language of modern Greece has been influenced by French much more than by English. We use their words for all car parts, machines, lifts, makeup, clothes… Greek […]

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Greek Koulouri goes Keto and Micro

Have you ever been to Greece? Then you know what the earth, the sky, the music and love is! Demis Roussos – One of the most famous Greek singers The Greek way of expression! I am starting this article with great respect for late Demis who had a lot of […]

Cabbage

Cabbage rolls the Balkan legend! Greek “Lahanodolmades” or Sarma

Have you ever visited Balkan countries during the winter holidays? If yes, chances are you’ve been offered to eat “Sarma”. Most probably, multiple times per day. This traditional comfort food made with minced meat wrapped in pickled cabbage leaves and cooked with bacon has a status of superpower food. There […]

keto kagiana

Kagiana: The Keto Spartan Recipe

The most beloved Greek omelette Greek cuisine uses tomatoes wherever possible. Not only for famous Greek salads, Moussaka and cooked meals, but also in simple meals like Kagiana. This dish can be enjoyed at any time of day. Many will be surprised that it remains equally delicious and consistent even when it’s chilled […]

Orange

Orange and Keto! Is there a way to make some peace?

The “orangish” country Even though orange is not a Mediterranean fruit originally, (we got it from China) in the past century it became the symbol of southern European countries. Many Mediterranean recipes are including orange juice, orange peel, orange bloom water or even orange seeds. In Greece, they can be […]