Traditional Greek Cooking Recipes

Δευτέρα, 28 Μαρτίου 2011

Bean Soup(National Dish Of Greek)Traditional.

Picture of Val Beans (Dolichos lablab).Image via Wikipedia

½ pound dried beans (white large size)
1 onion
4-5 medium carrots
2-3 celery stalks
1 cup olive oil
tomato puree or tomato paste
Place the beans in water in the evening with one teaspoon baking soda.
In the morning we start cooking. Allow the beans to a boil and throw the first water.
Then Replace the beans in a saucepan and add boiling water to cook faster. Once you begin to soften add the remaining ingredients, leaving the end of the tomato, tomato paste and lemon juice

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Lamb On The Spit-Greek Style

GREEK Easter table (traditionally.)

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Lamb On The Spit.
Roasting lamb from the tail and push to get the spit from the center of the head.
Season to taste the lamb from the inner side. You can put oil on hand minimum (or a kitchen brush) and the lamb smeared outside to hang onto the lamb with salt. Then salt and pepper and externally at the back, neck, feet.
The sew the opening with a needle with a thread or wire minute. This is not to run the suet in cooking, otherwise it could stay and open.
The twinge and alatopiperoma made by the previous night.
On Easter Sunday morning preparing the fire. You make a pit of coals in the length of the Lamb.
The fire must be very low. To cook the lamb wants 2-3 hours depending on the heat you have. The authority wants quick turn, helps to prevent "grab" the lamb that is not burned.
Cooking the lamb wants patience. Do not rush to cook, wants to put up high and low fire. If you put low (near the fire) will cook faster but can burn.
Important role in salt taste plays and how you put (depending on how salty you want it).

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Σάββατο, 26 Μαρτίου 2011

Soup (traditional Easter recipe GREEK)

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For the table of the Resurrection
4 people
1 pluck
GUT tripe, legs of lamb
1 cup. spring onions, fin ely chopped
1 cup. several herbs such as parsley, mint, fresh oregano, fennel
1 cup. tomato juice
2 eggs
juice of 1 lemon
Clean and wash very well the pluck and any other piece of lamb chose. Wash thoroughly and Gut, turning it inside out. Put them all and Blanch and then throw the water. Chop and place in fresh water to a boil.
In a skillet saute the onions and smells and add the tomato. Let it boil a little.
When the meat will cook well, add the sauce smells (water that exists in the pot should not be much. If we remove as much needed).
Let all boil together for a while and just be ready, Cut them egg soup.
serve immediately

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Τripe(After a Night out a dish of Tripe will Stimulate!)

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Will Νeed
Pork belly
1 pork leg
2 bottles Vinegar
Garlic (whole)
Chilli or dried chilly pepper
Cut the pork belly in small pieces and plot as much as possible the leg.
In a large bowl with water and rinse after the drain, refill with water and pour a bottle of vinegar, leaving the means to soak half an hour.
Put in a jar of garlic cloves inside which we tread on the side of the knife. Fill it with vinegar and close the lid.
In a large pot boil water and put it inside the tripe along with the leg to a boil. Remove water, and refilled with fresh hot water in our material.
Boil over medium heat for 4 hours. Following the first hour, we can chop the stem, without removing the bones and continue cooking.
Add half a tablespoon of salt.
Serve hot, throwing in A with two tablespoons skordostoumpi and chilli pepper, or DRIED pepper, and some black pepper.

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Πέμπτη, 24 Μαρτίου 2011

Pork With Celery.[Greek Cuisine]

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will need

1 kg pork portions
1.5 Mr. celery
2-3 green onions chopped
1 onion, chopped
Salt and pepper
2 eggs
3 lemons (juice)
Wash thoroughly and cut celery in 3.
Place in saucepan over low heat without any water.
Just make the moist and tender strain.
Fry in enough oil fresh onion and dried and then the meat.
When well browned add the celery.
Put water, salt and pepper and cook about 20 minutes in pan.
Once our food and left with a little zoom beat egg yolks well happen meringue with two forks then add the egg and continue beating.
Finally add the lemon juice and a little zoom the food.
Pour the lemon sauce on the food, shake the pot everywhere we go and serve immediately.
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Τετάρτη, 23 Μαρτίου 2011

Lamb in The Oven (Traditional Greek)

Braised Lamb with Yogurt Sauce and Crispy Pota...Image by sweet mustache via Flickr

Serves 6 persons
1,5 kg lamb (front part preferred)
1/4 tea cup olive oil
Juice of two lemons
1 spoon oregano (if fresh then better!)
Wash the lamb, and dredge with salt, pepper and oregano.
Place it into a baking pan and pour the olive oil and the lemon juice
. Add 1 cup of water and bake in 180 - 200 C until it is well baked.
At regular intervals pour the lamb's sauce on top of the lamb.
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