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Goat feta, eggplant and zucchini – Healthy Keto bites

During the summer, in all Mediterranean countries, zucchini and eggplants are widely available. Each country has their own version of delicious dishes made with these valuable vegetables. In Greece, we have at least 4 different colours of eggplant available. The taste is slightly different too! This gave me the idea […]

Greek salad

World-famous Greek salad with Keto macros

Greek salad became extremely popular during the eighties and onwards. Not only in Europe, in Australia and America, our hard-working diaspora opened thousands of Greek tavernas, some of which are quite expensive and even gourmet. There are Greek restaurants even in Japan and from what I hear, they are extremely […]

Muffins

Keto muffins with the Mediterranean essence of life

Muffins, those wonderful fluffy muffins! Some call them cupcakes and they could be the most popular baked goodies for many cake lovers. Not only Foodies, almost everyone has tried and at least once succeeded in making tasty muffins. But when it comes to Keto lifestyle, we all know that cereal flour […]

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. […]

collagen

Collagen Keto Jellies

Of all the proteins in our body, collagen is most prominent. It is found in muscles, bones, skin, blood vessels, digestive system and tendons. This keratin protein keeps the skin firm and elastic while replacing the dead skin cells. Considering that it builds connective tissue, we can say, it holds the […]

Keto Pretzel

Quick Keto pretzels – ideal food for the road

A thought of keto pretzels came to me this morning. Another exciting trip is ahead of us. My wife and I are preparing for a long road trip to ancient Olympia and Sparta. Being the lovers of everything that ancient Greeks left us in legacy, we are anticipating the adventure […]

Chocolate cake

Better than the real thing – Keto chocolate cake

Chocolate cake, the seductive queen of all cakes, is the most adored treat for the majority of dessert lovers. Especially the layered version. You will find one million recipes online these days and some of them will be low-carb or even keto friendly! As we know, Ketonians and Low-carb followers […]

Keto Coffee

Greek style “Freddo” Keto coffee

These days I’m reading a lot about various versions of Keto coffee. I was even contacted by a Coffee shop from Athens that claimed they have Keto coffee. Of course, it was prepared with milk cream which was loaded with carrageenan and other additives. Politely I said, thank you – […]

Waffle

Keto Waffle – the healthiest version

Waffle throughout history Waffle, a seductive cake that we know today dates back to the 13th century. But I wouldn’t be a real Greek if I didn’t dig a bit deeper into the historical facts!  An archaeological artefact was found in Greece and it could be described as a version […]

Ice-Cream

Quickest Keto Ice cream called Keto Blues

Quickest Keto Ice cream blues is here! Ice-cream became an urban legend, almost a matter of modern mythology. Billions of childhood stories and memories include this simple, yet irresistible frozen dessert. However, when you switch to Keto lifestyle, most probably you will have to fight this temptation in the days […]