Fried squid rings, calamarakia tiganita

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fried squid @eatyourselfgreek

We all feel a longing for the beach and calm sea breeze as temperatures start to climb up. Oh joy! To dive into Crystal clear blue waters, hear tiny waves splashing against the shore whilst you are enjoying the shade of vines or tamarisks trees sat at a small wooden taverna table with your toes still in the sand. This is summertime in Greece. One fried squid please!

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Nourish bowls, all weather recipe ideas from Athens

QUARANTINE DIARIES, COMFORT FOOD & ALL THE SMALL THINGS THAT KEEP US GOING

nourish bowls

Have you met Eleni from the Foodie Corner? If you have a slow cooker you absolutely must, her website is a treasure trove of authentic Greek recipes as well as easy and nutritious modern recipes. She takes Westley, her wonderful golden retriever, out for walks too. She is sharing her experience of lockdown and a super nutritious solution no matter how busy or not: nourish bowls, healthy, filling and oh so versatile!

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Tortilla, a recipe from Galicia

QUARANTINE DIARIES, COMFORT FOOD & ALL THE SMALL THINGS THAT KEEP US GOING

It probably comes as no surprise that my closest friends love food almost as much as I do. My friend Veronica is a massive foodie and there is no dish she makes that I haven’t asked for a second helping. She is also responsible for this wonderful aubergine bake that has found its way on the blog. Today though she is sharing her experience from Compostella, Galicia whilst in quarantine and her own comfort food: tortilla!

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