Category: Rice/Grains

June 23, 2007

Cracked Wheat in Tomato Sauce (Trahana)

Filed under: Rice/Grains,Vegetarian - 23 Jun 2007

Trahana is cracked wheat which has been soaked in milk and then dried in the sun on your rooftop. There are two types of trahana: sweet, and sour. Sour milk is used for the sour trahana. As Mamá is from …

June 17, 2007

Cabbage with Rice (Lahanorizo)

Filed under: Greens,Rice/Grains,Vegan,Vegetarian - 17 Jun 2007

Slice 1 bunch green onions ( approximately 1 dozen )
Chop 1 bunch dill
Coarsely chop half a large head of cabbage
Saute onions and dill, then add cabbage and continue sauteeing until volume is slightly reduced.
Add 2-3 cups of water, bring to …

Stufffed Grape Leaves (Dolmades)

Filed under: Beef,Rice/Grains - 17 Jun 2007


1.5-2 lbs hamburger
2 eggs
1 bunch green onions, sliced
1 bunch dill, chopped
1 onion, chopped
1/2 greek coffee cup of rice
salt and pepper
1/2 greek coffee cup of wine (i.e., 2 TB wine)

Mix together; if sticky add a bit of oil or wine

To Prepare the …