Vegan Baklava

Vegan Baklava

Posted by on Jun 9, 2011 in desserts, Greek, Recipes | One Comment

One of my earliest food memories (at least a positive food memory) is Baklava that I had at a Greek Festival at an Orthodox Church in San Diego. It seriously changed my entire perception of what dessert could be. Since I’m vegan, butter and honey are off limits, so I have been wanting to “veganize” ...

Spanakopita with Kalamata Olives and Toasted Pine Nuts

Spanakopita with Kalamata Olives and Toasted Pine Nuts

Posted by on Jan 26, 2011 in entrées, Greek, Recipes | One Comment

This has to be one of my favorite dishes. I love Greek flavors. I also love anything that gives my hemoglobin a nice little boost (the blood bank told me I have excellent hemoglobin levels so it must be working!) Spinach will do that for ya! Spanakopita is basically a spinach pie, traditionally filled with ...