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A Delicious Journey: Authentic Greek Breakfast Recipe
Join us on a gourmet voyage to the sunny shores of Greece as we explore an authentic Greek breakfast recipe that’s simple to prepare, nutritious, and super delicious! Get ready to start your day with a zestful blend of flavors that will transport you straight to a beautiful Greek island.
- 4 fresh Greek pita bread
- 2 medium tomatoes
- 1 cucumber
- 1 green bell pepper
- 1 red onion
- 200g feta cheese
- Half a bunch of Kalamata olives
- Freshly squeezed lemon juice (from half a lemon)
- 2 tablespoons olive oil
- Dried oregano to taste
- Salt and pepper to taste
- Preparation: Dice the tomatoes, cucumber, bell pepper, and red onion into bite-size pieces.
- Feta cheese: Crush the feta cheese into small chunks and set aside.
- Salad: In a large bowl, combine the diced vegetables, feta cheese, and Kalamata olives.
- Dressing: Whisk the olive oil, lemon juice, dried oregano, salt, and pepper together. Pour this over your salad and mix well so that every ingredient is coated with the dressing.
- Serving: Serve the Greek salad with warm pita bread on the side. For an authentic Greek touch, you can lightly brush the pita with olive oil and grill for a couple of minutes before serving.
This traditional recipe is high in fiber, low in saturated fat, and loaded with antioxidants, vitamins, and minerals. Plus, it is super satisfying and will keep you feeling full until your next meal.
With this hearty and nutritious Greek breakfast, you’ll be well on your way to experiencing a delightful culinary journey across the ocean. This breakfast, steeped in traditional Greek cuisine, will not only provide a delicious palate awakening but also a significant nutritional boost to get your day started.
Whether you are a fan of Greek cuisine, or you are just discovering it, this recipe will surely inspire you to experiment more with Mediterranean flavors. Enjoy this little piece of Greece from the comfort of your kitchen and Kali Oreksi!