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Souvlaki recipes for greek souvlaki with pork, lamb, beaf, ostrich, recipes for chicken souvlaki, recipes for fish and vegetarian souvlaki

Homemade Pita Souvlaki with Pork

Homemade Pita Souvlaki with Pork

As a variety of souvlaki exists, the most traditional one is still the Greeks’ favorite: Pita Souvlaki with Pork. Mostly, Greeks wouldn’t emphasize on pork; they will just say pita Souvlaki. Only if they want some other kind of souvlaki – meaning, other kind of meat in their pita – they would point that out. […]

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Chicken Souvlaki Recipe

Chicken Souvlaki Recipe

As much as souvlaki is traditional Greek “fast food” or “street food”, it is also very common home-made dish especially when it comes to Chicken Souvlaki. You may have Chicken souvlaki with pita bread or without it. Greeks love food and they are ready to spend hours in the kitchen to bring their favorite dishes […]

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Pita with chicken gyros

Pita with chicken gyros

The recipe for chicken gyros with pita is easy to cook at home. The ingredients for this recipe you will find them in larger and international market stores in your city; usually the ingredients we buy on our own are much better than the ones we found at souvlaki stores or restaurants. Here you can […]

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Grilled Swordfish Souvlaki

Grilled Swordfish Souvlaki

Grilled Swordfish Souvlaki is a very delicate and loved Greek food on skewers. Greeks love fish and seafood and no wonder they have adequate souvlaki types. Swordfish is a mild fish and its taste goes really well with the majority of Greek spices and herbs, or the strong-in-taste eggplant, olive or other tapenades. Swordfish souvlaki […]

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Calamari souvlaki

Calamari souvlaki

Calamari souvlaki is a member of the seafood souvlaki family, if we can call it that way. There is nothing much different in making the calamari souvlaki in comparison with octopus, or swordfish souvlaki. Maybe some ingredients are different here and there, but given the abundance of herbs and spices in Greece, it’s easy for […]

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Octopus souvlaki

Octopus souvlaki

Octopus souvlaki is not something you will find at every corner in Greece, but it is one of the most delicious summer skewers. Greeks like octopus and make endless variation of salads and different dishes with this eight-leg sea creature. Grilling octopus for souvlaki is just a simple and tasty way to enjoy it. Baby […]

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Lamb Souvlaki

Lamb Souvlaki

Lamb Souvlaki is considered almost as a desert among meat skewers. Greeks like and eat a lot of lamb meat, and Lamb Souvlaki or Arnisio souvlaki as Greek calls it (arnisio means “lamb” in Greek) is one of the most beloved kebabs.What makes it really popular is its tenderness: the bites of grilled lamb simply […]

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Veggie Pita Souvlaki with Feta Dressing

Veggie Pita Souvlaki with Feta Dressing

Veggie Souvlaki with Feta Dressing in Pita Bread During the hot summer months, Greeks like to eat their seasonal vegetables either fresh or roasted. With some olive oil and feta cheese, they are a complete, filling and tasty meal. Basically, Greeks grill or broil all vegetables they have in abundance and season them with some […]

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Meatball Beef Kebab with Pita

Meatball Beef Kebab with Pita

Meatball Beef Kebab with Pita or if you wish, Meatball Kebab Souvlaki,  sounds like a culinary dynamo!!! Let alone its taste! There are many words here that promise a good feast, but let us tell you something else first. If you want to order this souvlaki in Greece, you have to be precise – you […]

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Sausage Souvlaki

Sausage Souvlaki

Anybody for Sausage Souvlaki? After talking about pork being the most traditional souvlaki meat, then chicken as more and more popular souvlaki variation, one could ask what happens with sausages?! Do Greeks eat and love sausages? Oh, yeah, be sure, they do. Loukaniko, as they call sausage, has a special place in the Greek cuisine. […]

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Veal Pita Souvlaki Recipe

Veal Pita Souvlaki Recipe

Veal Pita Souvlaki is another one of those tasty souvlakia you can find in any souvlaki store. It’s also easy to make at home. Veal meat is so tender and when marinated to be grilled is an absolute feast for your taste-buds. In addition, it’s one of the leanest possible meats you can buy. Some […]

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