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Kourambiethes

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A simple all-butter biscuit that melts in your mouth! Kourambies, singular for kourambiethes, is a kind of Greek cookie prepared for Christmas that resembles a light shortbread and is typically made with almonds and brandy, usually Metaxa, for flavoring, though …

Almond Biscuits with olive oil by Stories of Greek Origins

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Stories’ of Greek Origins biscuits are produced by a local Faistos of Crete bakery based on an authentic, traditional recipe which gently marries Cretan flour with almonds, Cretan extra virgin olive oil and aromatic spices. They are very crunchy, double …

Almonds

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A high-fat food that’s good for your health! A high-fat food that’s good for your health? That’s not an oxymoron, its almonds. Fortunately, this delicately flavored and versatile treat is available throughout the year to make a healthy and tasty …

Traditional “Koufeto” sweet by Santo

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“Koufeto” is a traditional bite-sized desert made especially for celebrating a wedding! White almonds are simmered in wild honey ingredients, symbolizing the happy life of the newlyweds! Be a part of a beautiful and delicious wedding tradition of Santorini and …