Category Archives For: Greek yogurt

Cakes

Greek yogurt and cinnamon cake

This Greek yogurt and cinnamon cake was born, when I found a jar of Greek yogurt hidden behind my son’s chocolate puddings. Often my recipes are born when I realize that I have some ingredients that is near an expiration date and I like to improvise. I peeked at some recipes on the internet and […]

savory crepes

Russian blini with buckwheat flour

These fantastic savory pancakes are called blini (also blin, bliny, blintchik) and in particular these Russian blini are made of buckwheat flour. Because this recipe uses only buckwheat flour they are gluten free. Traditionally they were prepared at the end of winter on the occasion of maslenica (it is a traditional Russian, Ukrainian and Belorussian […]

pancakes

Perfect Greek yogurt pancakes

I know it is dangerous for me to claim that I have found a recipe for perfect Greek yogurt pancakes but these are truly the best American pancakes I have ever eaten. And I must say that I’ve eaten many of them! Not only because I have family members who have lived in America and […]

Cheesecake

Baked Greek yogurt lemon cheesecake

This lemon cheesecake made entirely from Greek yogurt is not very different in consistency or flavor from a classic baked cheesecake but is just more delicate. It has a velvety flavor and a fragrant smell of lemons. In addition, this type of recipe creates a slightly hollow space at the center of the cheesecake, which […]

Cheesecake

Monoportion orange cheesecake

Monoportion New York cheesecake is a super easy idea yet of a great visual impact and taste. Creamy and delicate, with an aftertaste of orange, accompanied by a simple but crunchy crumble, whipped cream and a slice of fresh orange. Perfect as a simple Christmas dessert. Instructions: Monoportion New York cheesecake For this recipe I […]

focaccia

Focaccia with buckwheat flour and Greek yogurt

Simple Italian focaccia with intense flavor thanks to the addition of buckwheat flour and Greek yogurt. Healthy and soft homemade bread. Instructions: Focaccia with buckwheat flour and Greek yogurt In a bowl mix two flours with sugar and active dry yeast. Add Greek yogurt (at room temperature) and mashed potato (previously peeled and cooked until […]

vegetables

Tzatziki sauce in my home

Tzatziki sauce can be used as an appetizer or a side dish. It’s a very simple and refreshing recipe created with yogurt, garlic and cucumbers. Here is a recipe that I usually make at our home and it is inspired by original Greek recipe. Instructions tzatziki sauce Wash and peel the cucumbers. Grate them into […]