Best Greek Cooking, Food & Wine Books
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1. The Complete Air Fryer Cookbook: Amazingly Easy Recipes to Fry, Bake, Grill, and Roast with Your Air Fryer
Author: by Linda Larsen
Published at: Rockridge Press (July 19, 2016)
Master the versatile power of your air fryer with this essential air fryer cookbook Discover how you can transform your air fryer into the centerpiece of your kitchen with this air fryer recipes cookbook. Filled with 101 delicious recipes, ranging from Mixed Berry Muffins to Tuna Zucchini Melts and Spicy Thai Beef Stir-Fry, The Complete Air Fryer Cookbook goes beyond fried foods to give you inspired meals that are baked, grilled, roasted, and more.
This standout among air fryer cookbooks includes: Air fryer basicsLearn all about cooking temperatures, oil options, maintenance tips, and how to choose the best machine for you. Convenient labelsThis air fryer recipe book makes it easy to pick the perfect meal with labels that let you know whether dishes are fast, family favorites, vegetarian, and more.
Recipes for everyoneChoose from a wide range of vegetarian, meat, fish, and poultry meals in this comprehensive cookbook for air fryer enthusiasts new and old. Get the most out of any air fryer with The Complete Air Fryer Cookbook.
2. The Super Easy Air Fryer Cookbook: Crave-Worthy Recipes for Healthier Fried Favorites
Author: by Brandi Crawford
Published at: Rockridge Press (August 14, 2018)
From Chicken and Waffles to Cinnamon Sugar Donut Holes, fried food is hard to resistso don’t! The Super Easy Air Fryer Cookbook offers the easiest recipes to indulge in healthier fried favorites any day of the week. Crispy on the outside, juicy on the inside, and easy to makeThe Super Easy Air Fryer Cookbook combines everything you love about air frying with the easiest, everyday recipes to enjoy conveniently crispy meals.
The Super Easy Air Fryer Cookbook feeds your family healthier everyday meals without compromising the amazing fried flavor we all crave, with:100 easy air fryer cookbook recipes that feature quick prep and cook timesmost recipes are ready in 30-minutes or lessand use grocery go-to ingredients for hassle-free cookingA guide to air frying that offers tips for getting started and troubleshooting your air fryer, plus handy charts for guiding timing and temperatureRecipe labels that indicate fast, family-favorite, gluten-free, and vegetarian dishes, and “Aren’t You Glad You Didn’t Deep Fry” air fryer cookbook recipes, plus detailed nutritional information and serving sizesEveryone loves fried food.
3. My Greek Table: Authentic Flavors and Modern Home Cooking from My Kitchen to Yours
Author: by Diane Kochilas
Published at: St. Martin's Griffin; Illustrated edition (December 24, 2018)
Celebrity chef and award-winning cookbook author Diane Kochilas presents a companion to her Public Television cooking-travel series with this lavishly photographed volume of classic and contemporary cuisine in My Greek Table: Authentic Flavors and Modern Home Cooking from My Kitchen to Yours.
Inspired by her travels and family gatherings, the recipes and stories Diane Kochilas shares in My Greek Table celebrate the variety of food and the culture of Greece. Her Mediterranean meals, crafted from natural ingredients and prepared in the region’s traditional stylesas well as innovative updates to classic favoritescover a diverse range of appetizers, main courses, and desserts to create raucously happy feasts, just like the ones Diane enjoys with her family when they sit down at her table.
Perfect for home cooks, these recipes are easy-to-make so you can add Greece’s delicious dishes to your culinary repertoire. With simple-to-follow instructions for salads, meze, vegetables, soup, grains, savory pies, meat, fish, and sweets, you’ll soon be serving iconic fare and new twists on time-honored recipes on your own Greek table for family and friends, including: Kale, Apple, and Feta Salad Baklava Oatmeal Avocado-Tahini Spread Baked Chicken Keftedes Retro Feta-Stuffed Grilled Calamari Portobello Mushroom Gyro Quinoa Spanakorizo Quick Pastitsio Ravioli Aegean Island Stuffed Lamb My Big Fat Greek Messa dessert of meringues, Greek sweets, toasted almonds and tangy yogurtIllustrated throughout with color photographs featuring both the food and the country, My Greek Table is a cultural delicacy for cooks and foodies alike.
4. Greece: The Cookbook
Author: by Vefa Alexiadou
Published at: Phaidon Press; Illustrated edition (March 20, 2017)
Greece: The Cookbook is the definitive work on the rich and fascinating cooking of modern Greece. Greece: The Cookbook is the first truly comprehensive bible of Greek food in English. Rapidly increasing in popularity, Greek food is simple to prepare, healthy and delicious, and, more than most other cuisines, bears all the hallmarks of the rich cultural history of the land and sea from which it is drawn.
It is the original Mediterranean cuisine, where olive oil, bread, wine, figs, grapes and cheese have been staples since the beginnings of Western civilization. With hundreds of simple recipes by Vefa Alexiadou, the authoritative grand dame of Greek cookery, the book also includes information on regional specialities, local ingredients and the religious and historical significance of the dishes, and is illustrated with 230 colour photographs.
Greece: The Cookbook is the definitive work on the rich and fascinating cooking of modern Greece.
Air Fryer Cookbook for Beginners: Easy, Healthy & Low Carb Recipes That Will Help Keep You Sane
Author: by Alice Newman
Published at: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform (July 28, 2018)
Do you want to enjoy fried foods and still maintain yet a healthier version of your body? Are you searching for an easy-to-use kitchen gadget that can fry, bake and grill in a matter of minutes? Are you tired from all of your failed weight loss attempts?
You Enjoy your Air Fryer but you also want to Lose Weight and Live a Healthy Life? Then the Low-Carb Diet and your Air Fryer is EVERYTHING THAT YOU NEED! Air Fryer Cookbook for Beginners can help you find the way to lose weight and follow easily a low carb high fat diet.
Please note: Book is available in 2 Paperback formats- Black and White and Full color. Choose the best for you. Discover delicious weight loss low-carb recipes such as:Air Fryer Cinnamon RollsPanko-Crusted TilapiaBeef Taco Fried Egg RollsHam and Cheese RollupsKeto Fried Mock KFC ChickenAvocado FriesEasy Air Fryer Recipes can help you to stay healthy and lose weight fast, it’s also a tremendous mixture of so many tasty foods and meals, and for sure you’ll have a clue which one to want to try first.
6. Ikaria: Lessons on Food, Life, and Longevity from the Greek Island Where People Forget to Die: A Cookbook
Author: by Diane Kochilas
Published at: Rodale Books; Illustrated edition (October 14, 2014)
Part cookbook, part travelogue, Ikaria is an introduction to the food-as-life philosophy of the Greek island “blue zone” and a culinary journey through luscious recipes, gorgeous photography, and captivating stories from locals. The remote and lush island of Ikaria in the northeastern Aegean is home to one of the longest-living populations on the planet, making it a “blue zone.” Much of this has been attributed to Ikaria’s stress-free lifestyle and Mediterranean diet: daily naps, frequent sex, a little fish and meat, free-flowing wine, mindful exercise like walking and gardening, hyper-local food, strong friendships, and a deep-rooted disregard for the clock.
No one knows the Ikarian lifestyle better than Chef Diane Kochilas, who has spent much of her life there. Capturing the true spirit of the island, Kochilas explains the importance of shared food, the health benefits of raw and cooked salads, the bean dishes that are passed down through generations, the greens and herbal teas that are used in the kitchen and in the teapot as “medicine,” and the nutritional wisdom inherent in the ingredients and recipes that have kept Ikarians healthy for so long.
7. The Greek Diet: Look and Feel like a Greek God or Goddess and Lose up to Ten Pounds in Two Weeks
Author: by Maria Loi
Published at: William Morrow Paperbacks; Illustrated edition (February 23, 2016)
Science and sensuality meet in The Greek Diet, your guide to losing weight while looking and eating like a deity, from the Martha Stewart of Greece, world-famous chef Maria Loi, and health journalist and former Olympic athlete Sarah Toland. Grounded in the Mediterranean lifestyle and developed by world-renowned Greek chef Maria Loi, The Greek Diet combines classic Mediterranean ingredients like olive oil, yogurt, and honey in delicious, healthy recipes that satisfy the soul and the palete.
New research shows that the Mediterranean diet is the healthiest food plan in the world, and is especially noted for its positive effects on heart health. With The Greek Diet, you eat to enjoy yourself, just like the ancient Greek gods.
There is no starving, no long, grueling hours at the gym, and no restrictive plans eliminating carbs, dairy, caffeine, or alcohol. Structured around the 12 food pillars of the traditional Greek diet, The Greek Diet includes 100 healthy, authentic, sensual Greek recipes that use delicious unprocessed ingredients, as well as tips for incorporating easy exercises and improved sleepboth metabolism boostersinto your Greek lifestyle.
8. Mediterranean Diet Slow Cooker Cookbook: 100 Vibrant, Family-Approved Recipes to Save Time and Have a Healthier Body
Author: by Bernice Thurman
Published at: Independently published (December 10, 2020)
Enjoy classic Mediterranean cookbook recipes straight from your slow cooker. The Mediterranean Diet Slow Cooker Cookbook, with 100 Vibrant, Family-Approved Recipes to Save Time and Have a Healthier Body. In the cookbook, you’ll learn the basics of cooking for a Mediterranean diet and explore a variety of flavors from Italy, Greece, Morocco, and more.
Include the helpful tips and cooking guidelines make preparing the recipes even easier. Inside the Mediterranean Diet Slow Cooker Cookbook, you’ll find:100 affordable and delicious recipes to Kick Start A Healthy Lifestyle. The nourishing recipes in this slow cooker cookbook feature easy-to-find natural ingredientsnothing overly processed and no excessive additives.
Most dishes cook up in 6-8 hours, letting you go about your day stress-free; seafood and dessert recipes have a shorter cook time. The Mediterranean Slow Cooker Cookbook will bring savory, Mediterranean flavors to your plate-and extra time to your day.
9. The Domestic Geek's Meals Made Easy: A Fresh, Fuss-Free Approach to Healthy Cooking
Author: by Sara Lynn Cauchon
Published at: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt; Illustrated edition (April 23, 2019)
With more than 1.4 million followers and over 100 million video views, The Domestic Geek is one of YouTube’s most popular cooking shows. Fans adore host Sara Lynn Cauchon’s fresh, fun, no-fuss style of cooking, and her easy recipes are big on flavor and have a healthful twist.
Readers won’t find any fancy, hard-to-pronounce ingredients here, nor will they have to make a trip to the health food store to prepare delicious dishes like Greek Chicken Soup, Veggie Fried Quinoa, or Easy Peasy Risotto. Sara Lynn teaches fans how to master basic cooking techniques while offering loads of variations, like her sheet pan supper series that includes recipes for Ranch Roasted Chicken & Veggies, Chili Lime Shrimp Fajitas, and Halibut with Green Beans, Tomatoes & Olives.
For cooks who want to mix it up in the kitchen, Sara Lynn offers vegetarian, vegan, and gluten-free alternatives, as well as simple swaps to make recipes more family-friendly.
10. The Complete Book of Greek Cooking: The Recipe Club of St. Paul's Orthodox Cathedral
Author: by Recipe Club of St. Paul's Church
William Morrow Cookbooks
More than 200 unique and intriguing recipes for all kinds of Greek dishes.
11. Mina Stone: Cooking for Artists
Author: by Mina Stone
Published at: Kiito-San; Illustrated edition (March 24, 2015)
Simple, fresh Greek cooking from Mina StoneChef Mina Stone has been cooking delicious lunches at Urs Fischer’s Brooklyn-based art studio for the past five years and producing private gallery dinners in the New York art world since 2006. Cooking for Artists presents more than 70 of Stone’s family-style recipes inspired by her Greek heritage and her love of simple, fresh, seasonal food.
The book is designed by Fischer and includes drawings by Hope Atherton, Darren Bader, Matthew Barney, Alex Eagleton, Urs Fischer, Cassandra MacLeod, Elizabeth Peyton, Rob Pruitt, Peter Regli, Josh Smith, Spencer Sweeney and Philippos Theodorides-all members of the community of artists that delights in Stone’s cooking.
12. The Super Easy Mediterranean Diet Cookbook for Beginners on a Budget: 250 5-ingredients Recipes that Anyone Can Cook | Reset your Body, and Boost Your Energy – 2-Weeks Mediterranean Diet Plan
Author: by Dr. Belinda Mack
Published at: Independently published (November 29, 2019)
Are you worried about how to get rid of that belly fat? Are you looking to lose weight and ward off diseases? Would you like your diet to be healthy, delicious and easy to follow long term? If your answer to any or all of these questions is YES, this is the perfect book for you.Keep reading!
Researchers have recognized that the Standard American Diet leads to heart disease, obesity, gallstones, diabetes and cancer due to the excessive intake of animal fats, an inadequate diet, and a lack of exercise. In contrast, the traditional Mediterranean menu is one of the most nutritious in the world, making it ideal for weight reduction and lower rates of cardiovascular illnesses and other chronic conditions.
The Mediterranean diet consists of traditional foods that people eat in nations near the Mediterranean sea, including Italy, Greece and Morocco. Although there is no single definition of the Mediterranean diet, it is usually rich in vegetables, fruits, whole grains, beans, nuts and seeds, and olive oil.
13. My Big Fat Greek Cookbook: Classic Mediterranean Soul Food Recipes
Author: by Christos Sourligas
Published at: Skyhorse (October 22, 2019)
65 Deliciously Authentic Recipes Straight from Mama’s KitchenMy Big Fat Greek Cookbook is a comprehensive, contemporary overview of Greek food, recipes, and family culture as documented by the son of a Greek immigrant as his mother neared the end of her life.
This Greek eating tragedy has a beginning (appetizer), a middle (main course), and an end (dessert), Christos shared. As my Mama is in her final act, it’s fitting that a quarter of her recipes are desserts.Bon apptit!Kali Orexi!
(Insert the sound of breaking plates here … This is more than just a list of ingredients or series of steps, of course. It’s filled with simple recipes, gorgeous photographs, traditional meals, memories, and tidbits of information that draw family and friends to Greek tables time and again.
It has everything from iconic egg-lemon sauce to rich soups, sweet pies, and traditional delicacies like rabbit stew and octopus with pasta, accompanied by tales of Greek history and insight into cultural nuances. Recipes include:Meatballs (keftedes)Lentils (fatkes)Stuffed vegetables (gemistra)Spinach pie (spanakopita)TzatzikiSpaghetti with cheese (makaronia me tyri)Roast lamb (arni sto fourno)MoussakaApple cake (milopita)Ride pudding (rizogalo)And more!
14. The Greek Vegetarian Cookbook
Author: by Heather Thomas
Published at: Phaidon Press; Illustrated edition (May 29, 2019)
A delicious collection of accessible and tasty Greek recipes perfectly matched to the current trend for meat-free eating Fresh vegetables are an integral part of Greek cuisine, and The Greek Vegetarian Cookbook showcases an array of delicious meatless breakfasts, soups, salads, vegetables, grains, and desserts.
Drawing inspiration from all over Greece, the book simplifies this hugely popular cuisine with easily achievable, nourishing recipes so satisfying and tasty that they appeal to vegetarians and meat-eaters alike. Introductions to each recipe often provide additional information on ingredients and serving suggestions and many suggest variations to the dish itself.
The Greek Vegetarian Cookbook follows Phaidon’s other successful vegetarian cookbooks in this series: The Middle Eastern Vegetarian Cookbook and The Indian Vegetarian Cookbook.
15. Aegean: Recipes from the Mountains to the Sea
Author: by Marianna Leivaditaki
Published at: Interlink Books; First edition (September 1, 2020)
So much more than a cookbook; it is a love song to a special place and its cuisine Marianna Leivaditaki is a natural storyteller. She grew up in Chania, on the Greek island of Crete, and spent her childhood helping out in the family-run taverna.
After school, she carried around her blue notebook, writing down all the recipes she would like to cook, helped by the kitchen wisdom of her Greek grandmothers. Marianna’s love for the food of her heritage flows through every page, but she brings it her own contemporary style, honed through an illustrious career in professional restaurant kitchens.
As head chef of the celebrated London restaurant Morito, she has championed high-quality ingredients, presenting them in simple, beautiful sharing plates. The recipes in her book, inspired by the Sea, the Land, and the Mountains of the Aegean islands, celebrate the wealth of the Mediterranean diet, rich in olive oil, fresh vegetables and fruit, nuts, fish, and whole grains, and a passion for good food and shared meals.
First We Eat: Good Food for Simple Gatherings from My Pacific Northwest Kitchen
Author: by Eva Kosmas Flores
Published at: Harry N. Abrams; Illustrated edition (March 20, 2018)
Eva Kosmas Flores finds inspiration in her Greek heritage and the bountiful produce of her garden in Oregon. She uses both to craft her seasonal and approachable recipes, each paired with a mouthwatering image. The bounty of fresh, vibrant produce overflowing from her garden comes through on every page, and Flores undertakes rigorous recipe testing to share her most creative, delicious ways to make use of these foods.
Showcasing her unforgettable, atmospheric photography style, First We Eat is a gorgeous reference on seasonal cooking that celebrates the beauty of the Pacific Northwest, Mediterranean influences, effortless and stylish presentations, and simple preparations, all designed to share with friends and family.