Tag: sweet

Keto sausage

Keto sausage wants to be a dessert

Keto sausage? When you hear this you think that any meat sausage can be Keto sausage, with or without nitrates. I am sure that you had enough different Keto sausage variations while experimenting with the meal preparation on the ketogenic diet, I even tried fish sausage which was extremely tasty! […]

Greek-Egyptian

Greek-Egyptian connection; Keto Basbousa or Ravani

So, my noble Ketonians, let’s continue the saga of Greek Keto cakes. This time, I wanted to treat you with something oriental and very Mediterranean. A Greek-Egyptian cake called Ravani or Basbousa. Interestingly, Egypt influenced the culture of ancient and modern Greeks on so many levels. Last week, my wife […]

Keto Dessert

Keto dessert – Greek Galaktoboureko inspiration

These days I got quite inspired to create Keto dessert recipes. Well, it’s summer and I am spending it in Greece. The temptations are on every corner. Naturally, I am giving my best to make all the alterations healthy! The Keto dessert recipes on this site are made with organic, […]

Ancient Greek

Ancient Greek honey cake – Keto modernisation

Almost everybody is fascinated with ancient Greek culture. It’s all around us, wherever you go. For example, I studied sports science and nutrition – imagine how many Greek terms  I had to use every day, even though I was studying in English. In anatomy, biochemistry, medicine, gastronomy – everywhere! As […]

Fat bombs

Almond butter fat bombs went to the seashore

Fat bombs might be one of those contemporary internet era expressions invented a few years ago. Nevertheless, they most certainly rock the world of all Ketonians. They serve as a macronutrient ratio enhancers. Also, Ketonians like to use them as a dessert replacement. Let’s remember, how can you eat 70% […]

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 […]

Pasteli

Keto chocolate Pasteli – modernisation of ancient Greek delicacy

The oldest known recipe Not long ago, the internet was overflown with bombastic headlines about ancient Greek energy bar called Pasteli. You could find all sorts of claims, including – “The healthiest energy bar made with only 2 ingredients: honey and sesame seeds”. Even today, most of the touristic oriented […]

Melomakarona

Melomakarona – a dream of Greek cookies on keto

From a Greek point of view There is no Christmas without aromatic and magic Melomakarona in a Greek home. The tradition most probably dates back to the times when ancient Greeks celebrated the birth of Sun god, or maybe even Dyonisos. Honey was the main sweetener back then. So I am guessing, […]

chia pudding

Chia pudding with hazelnut that requires no cooking

Chia pudding is very popular among Ketonian people. Everybody loves pudding. Well, at least the vast majority of us. On the Keto diet, the classical starchy pudding is out of the question. But luckily, chia helps to create new versatile recipes and there are keto puddings that taste and feel […]