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Snacking on Gogo Garlic Dip

I was delighted to try Gogo’s Garlic Dip in Dill flavor. I purchased some plain white pita bread to dip into the “Authentic Greek Scordalia,” and was impressed by its fresh, light flavor. I could immediately taste the dill infused in the dip, and, of course, the garlic. Moreover, I was surprised to learn, upon...

Zaytinya, Washington DC

This post has been long overdue, but I finally put aside some time to compile this post. I was in Washington DC the couple weeks ago and had dinner at Zaytinya, this fancy looking restaurant serving a selection of delicious Turkish, Greek, and Lebanese cuisine. Zaytinya is located at 701 9th Street NW, in downtown...

Thalassa Restaurant, New York, NY

The other night my date and I went to Thalassa Restaurant for Restaurant Week (three course prix-fixe dinner for $35). Thalassa Restaurant is located on 179 Franklin Street between Greenwich and Hudson St in the TriBeCa neighborhood. The restaurant was a little difficult to spot out in the night time, but their waving blue banner...

NYC Winter Restaurant Week

It’s about the half way point of this year’s NYC Winter Restaurant Week (Jan 25 to Feb 7). It’s that fun time of the year where you can dine at $$$+ restaurants for about $$+. Participating restaurants are offering Restaurant Week Menus which features three-course, prix-fixe lunches for $24.07 and dinners for $35. Prices do...

Lunch at Salonika Gyros, Pittsburgh, PA

I came across some pictures of delicious chicken on my laptop the other day. It brought back memories from one of my past trips to Pittsburgh. Salonika Gyros is a fast food Greek restaurant that looks like a typical pizza shop, but also has a bar in the back. It is located at 133 6th...

Greek style Fish recipe

During my last trip to Sam’s Club, I picked up a large bag of frozen white fish fillets, individually frozen. I searched through Recipezaar.com for a fish recipe and came across this simple recipe for Greek Tilapia. Previously, I made a post on a recipe for Flounder Mediterranean, which I enjoyed tremendously. However, I had...