Sophaki Wisdom: Olive Oil

LET’S TALK ABOUT: OLIVE OIL BUT WHY?! It’s the single most used ingredient in your kitchen. That’s why. OK, I’M LISTENING . . .  Your Yiayia says you should always use olive oil when you cook, but she also suggests that you spit on your friend to protect them from the evil eye so you need to make…

Steak Gyro with Avocado Tzatziki

When it comes to food, Greeks have it all. Our variety of oregano has earned the name Kaliteri (meaning: the best). Our thyme honey wins international awards (and so we put it in every dessert). Our olive oil’s robust flavor has even driven people to steal it at gunpoint. Really though. Greek meals are made with the best ingredients available, yet we’ve…