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Feta Facts

Posted September 21, 2016
Feta Facts
Feta is undoubtedly one of the most famous Greek cheeses. In fact, Feta occupies 70% stake in Greek cheese consumption.
Feta is undoubtedly one of the most famous Greek cheeses. In fact, Feta occupies 70% stake in Greek cheese consumption. The cheese is protected by EU legislations and only those cheeses manufactured in Macedonia, Thrace, Thessaly, Central Mainland Greece, the Peloponnese and Lesvos can be called 'feta'.
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Banana Bread

Posted September 14, 2016
Banana Bread
Sure, there's a plethora of banana bread recipes out there on the net and in cookbooks, claiming to be the best.
Sure, there's a plethora of banana bread recipes out there on the net and in cookbooks, claiming to be the best. However, I think this is pretty good for a banana bread recipe and is as easy as making banana bread can be.

Time: 1h 20m
Serves: 12
Cals: 229

Ingredients

  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 3/4 cup brown sugar
  • 2 eggs, beaten
  • 2 1/3 cups mashed overripe bananas

Directions

Prep: 15m
Cook: 1h 5m
Ready In: 1h 20m
  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).
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Baklava

Posted September 07, 2016
Baklava
Fact: The only thing more satisfying than saying baklava is eating it. So let's get right to our recipe for baklava.
Fact: The only thing more satisfying than saying baklava is eating it. So let's get right to our recipe for baklava. It's got all the things you love about the traditional kind - crunchy nuts, gooey honey, flaky phyllo dough. Just serve with forks and skip the whole sticky-fingers thing.

Serves: 18
Cals: 393

Ingredients

  • 1 (16 ounce) package phyllo dough
  • 1 pound chopped nuts
  • 1 cup butter
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1 cup water
  • 1 cup white sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/2 cup honey

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F(175 degrees C).
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Olive Oil Facts

Posted August 31, 2016
Olive Oil Facts
Now that you know all about the history of olive oil, its health benefits, cooking applications, and so much more.
Now that you know all about the history of olive oil, its health benefits, cooking applications, and so much more...how about some fun facts associated with the olive tree and the oil those miraculous fruits produce!

  • In order to produce one quart (32 ounces) of Extra Virgin Olive Oil, 11 pounds of olives need to be pressed.
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