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Wednesday, September 30, 2020

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Culinary Tourism

5th Cretan Olive Oil Competition: Rising Above Challenges

By Lisa Radinovsky   At the 5th Cretan Olive Oil Competition awards ceremony in Rethymno on March 24, regional dignitaries and Greek and international olive oil...

Four Wineries of Macedonia and Eastern Macedonia/Thrace

F - εὖ is a descriptor for all that’s good and creative in a person’s life – one that Dionysus, god of wine, sitting...

 New Jersey’s BEST Greek Festival Returns

                    New Jersey’s BEST Greek Festival Returns May 16  -19, 2019 Now in its 46th Year! Saint George Greek Orthodox...

Grecian Delight’s sharable and delicious Greek-style platters are a must try

SHARABLE, SNACKABLE, HAPPY HOUR MEZZE PLATTERS Mezze platters are the epitome of Greek-style entertaining, a standard of Middle Eastern dining and a perfect fit with...

Bottle of Olive Oil from Ancient Greek Trees Sells for €510

By Lisa Radinovsky The amazing price of 510 euros for a half liter of Greek olive oil captured plenty of attention, but the full story...

Ambassador of Greek Gastronomy Shares Love for Olive Oil

By  Lisa Radinovsky and Maria Loi   Appointed Ambassador of Greek Gastronomy by the Chef’s Club of Greece, celebrity chef Maria Loi celebrates the flavor and...

Kontos Foods Heads Back to Dubai for Gulfood 2019

Kontos’ Fully Certified Halal & Kosher Lineup Includes Assorted Flatbreads, Baklava, Cocktail Flatbreads & Its Newest Product, Toasted Tidbits™   Paterson, N.J. – February 12, 2019 – Kontos Foods,...

To Steki Tis Pareas:  Opa Restaurant, bringing flavors of Greece to Philadelphia

By Aphrodite Kotrotsios, Publisher   It was Friday night and as I entered Opa restaurant in the heart of Philadelphia, I was immersed in a contemporary...

Union of Santorini Cooperatives unique mission

"...to preserve the cultivation of land and overcome the challenge of rapid touristic development that leads to the abandonment of land cultivation." Stela Kasiola,...

The Best Extra Virgin Olive Oils Transcend Boundaries

By Lisa Radinovsky   When you think of olive oil, do you think of Italy and Spain? Did you know Greece produces the third largest quantity...

Hymn to Demeter: ‘ΕχΩ ΦΑεΙ

“Hail, goddess, and nurse peace, that he who sows may also reap.”  (Callimachus, poet, 3rd century BCE) The Temple to Demeter overlooks the productive agricultural...

TO STEKI TIS PAREAS: TA MERAKIA, A GREEK STEAKHOUSE IN NEW YORK CITY

By Marianne Zarcadoolas Special to the Hellenic News of America This stunning Greek steakhouse opened in the Flat Iron District about a year ago. It is...

Ο Δήμος Ζίτσας τίμησε το Σάββα Σιάτρα με εκδήλωση στην Τ.Κ. Ζίτσας

Έναν από τους πρεσβευτές του Ηπειρώτικου τραγουδιού, το Σάββα Σιάτρα τίμησε με εκδήλωση που οργάνωσε ο Δήμος Ζίτσας σε συνεργασία με τον τοπικό  Πολιτιστικό...

Metsovo shimmers with Greek Autumn colors

The lobby fireplace in the Hotel Olympic takes the chill off the mid-October afternoon along with a cup of hot Greek coffee and tangerine...

Gateway to Greek Olive Oil Celebrates 2nd Anniversary

The Greek Liquid Gold: Authentic Extra Virgin Olive Oil website has been sharing news, information, stories, recipes, and photos from the Greek olive oil world for...

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Greek/Cuban American Candidate for Congress Promotes American Dream, Fights Socialism

Special to the Hellenic News of America Nicole Malliotakis wants to keep the American Dream alive, like it was for her Greek and Cuban immigrant...

My visit to Artsakh

“There is no Alternative to Freedom” was a banner prominently displayed on an apartment building in Stepanakert, of the Armenian Republic of Artsakh during...

Port Jefferson AHEPA Chapter 319 Hosts Third Annual Fishing Trip

By Chris Pappis, AHEPA D6 Secretary Port Jefferson AHEPA Chapter 319 hosted their signature event which was the 3rd Annual Fall Fishing Trip. It was...

AHEPA Applauds Secretary Pompeo’s Visit to Greece

Supreme President George G. Horiates has issued the following statement: AHEPA applauds the visit of Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to Greece. The visit demonstrated...

AHEPA Condemns Turkey’s Latest Aggression, Calls for EU Sanctions

Supreme President George G. Horiates has issued the following statement: Turkey continues to demonstrate it is the root cause of instability and turmoil in the...