Banana Wonder: Nistisima Paximadia me Sokolata (Νηστίσιμα Παξιμαδάκια με σοκολάτα)
"I watched as Gus from the Marietta Diner in Georgia made his renowned Greek Pastichio on Diners, Drive-ins and Dives. I couldn’t get the glorious vision out of my head. I fell in love…with Gus and his Pastichio!" Don't be daunted by the steps. Just try it!
“Papoutsakia”- Beef Stuffed Eggplants- use low-fat creme fraiche and grated parmesan cheese instead of bechamel
South of Greece, there is Crete — Mousakka Recipe...La Tartine Gourmande
Stuffed eggplants from Lesvos island
Politiko Briam. This recipe is called 'Politiko' Briam from the name 'Poli' which is what Greeks call Constantinopolis, and 'Politiko' recipes are from the Greeks who used to live there. The basic difference between this and ordinary Briam is the addition of Bechamel sauce on top.
Greek Pastitisio (Baked Pasta with Ground Beef)... Yum!!