Karidopita: Walnut Spice Cake

If you’re still wondering which holiday dessert to make this year, stop now. Let me introduce you to the dessert you’ll want to make this year and next: Karidopita. Karidopita is a moist, yet substantive Greek walnut cake flavored with cinnamon and clove spice. The cake’s moisture comes from the simple syrup poured over it…

Chai-Spiced Rizogalo

Growing up in my little Greek bubble, I never realized that rice pudding is not exclusively Greek. Variations of it have a place in nearly every ethnic cuisine. See for yourself: Rice Pudding Around the World My version is part Greek and part Indian. I’ll call it Grindian. I’ll also call it heavenly–because it was….