Tag: Greece

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 […]

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 […]

Greek

Greek goes on a road-trip

There’s nothing like the excitement of homecoming! Your favourite Keto Greek finally went back to his motherland – Greece. Of course, I wanted to make our trip more challenging, so I decided to travel by car through the Balkans. This is quite a long drive even if you stop and […]

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 […]

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 […]

keto saganaki

Saganaki Cheese the Olympian food

The mythological value of cheese Who doesn’t love cheese? Greek Gods did! They most certainly still love it. Many myths tell us about the mystery and adoration of cheese. For example, in Lithuanian mythology, Giant called Džiugas married a human woman, and made the legendary cheese to celebrate their unusual love. Džiugas taught […]

keto mediterranean

My journey from classical Mediterranean diet to Keto

Growing up in a Greek kitchen As most of the people who grew up in the area of Southeast Mediterranean basin, I was raised believing that bread and pasta should be the base of every meal, definitely not something keto friendly. Especially in Greece, the Mediterranean diet is determined to […]