Delicious Mediterranean Sweets
Kourabiethes: Greek shortbread "wedding cookies" made with butter and almonds covered in powdered sugar. Koulourakia: traditional butter based Greek cookie with a sweet, delicate flavor and a hint of vanilla covered in sesame seeds.
Baklava: Flaky layers of pastry filled with chopped nuts, butter, and cinnamon and soaked in a honey syrup. Melomakarona: Greek butter cookies soaked in honey and topped with chopped walnuts. Karithopeta: A moist walnut cake with cinnamon and cloves, infused with a cinnamon flavored syrup. All lovingly made by Erica George