Archive for the 'Greek cuisine' Category

Christophoros Peskias is a rising star among Greek Chefs. Known for his deconstructionist approach, Chef Peskias explains two variations of carbonara. The Culinary Institute of America, in association with Unilever Food Solutions, presents "Savoring the Best of World Flavors." Download recipes at www.ciaprochef.com/WCA5/index.html.

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Chef Lazaarou of Varoulko Restaurant in Athens, demonstrates one of his signature dishes: Calamari in Pesto. The Culinary Institute of America, in association with Unilever Food Solutions, presents "Savoring the Best of World Flavors." Download recipes at www.ciaprochef.com/WCA5/index.html.

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In the past few decades the Greek wine industry has undergone a revolution. The result is a variety of world class wines made from indigenous grape varieties. The Culinary Institute of America, in association with Unilever Food Solutions, presents "Savoring the Best of World Flavors." Download recipes at www.ciaprochef.com/WCA5/index.html.

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The beautiful Greek island of Santorini is world famous for its legendary ruins. The food and wine here are just as extraordinary and well worth the trip. Local vitner Paris Sigalas, makes wine mostly from two native grapes; Assyrtico and Mavrotragano. Yorgos Hatziyannakis, the owner of Selene Restaurant in Fira, bases his dishes on the ancestral cuisine of the island. The Culinary Institute of America, in association with Unilever Food Solutions, presents "Savoring the Best of World Flavors." Download recipes at www.ciaprochef.com/WCA5/index.html.

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The word “Saganaki” translates as little frying pan and can mean any number of different dishes all prepared is a small frying pan. Diane Kochilas prepares Shrimp Saganaki, traditionally made with the heads and tails still on the shrimp, well as a traditional Cheese Saganaki. The Culinary Institute of America, in association with Unilever Food Solutions, presents "Savoring the Best of World Flavors." Download recipes from the DVD at www.ciaprochef.com/WCA5/index.html.

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Crete is Greece’s largest island. It was here that researchers first documented the health benefits of the Mediterranean diet. In this brief look at their way of cooking you will be struck by the widespread use of leafy greens and other vegetables. The Culinary Institute of America, in association with Unilever Food Solutions, presents "Savoring the Best of World Flavors." Download recipes from at www.ciaprochef.com/WCA5/index.html

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Award winning cookbook author Aglaia Kremezi explains some of the fundamentals of Greek cooking. Download recipes from the DVD at: http://www.ciaprochef.com/WCA5

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Follow Diane Kochilas as she visits the markets of Athens including an herb shop, a charcuterie and the Athens Central Market. The Culinary Institute of America, in association with Unilever Food Solutions, presents "Savoring the Best of World Flavors." Download recipes at: www.ciaprochef.com/WCA5/index.html

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At the crossroads of Europe and Asia, Greece was once the center of the civilized world. The legacy of ancient Greece endures in our language and our ideas. Yet we know surprisingly little about this country’s rich culinary traditions. Travel to Greece where leading chefs and food authorities will explain and demonstrate their culinary techniques in step-by-step detail. The Culinary Institute of America, in association with Unilever Food Solutions, presents "Savoring the Best of World Flavors: Greece." Download recipes at: http://www.ciaprochef.com/WCA5/index.html

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