Transport your taste buds straight to the sun-kissed shores of the Mediterranean. In this blog post, we’ve rounded up 12 delicious recipes that capture the essence of coastal living, right in the heart of your kitchen. From aromatic Greek moussaka to zesty Moroccan tagine, these dishes are your passport to savor the flavors of the Mediterranean without leaving home.
Classic Moussaka Recipe from Greece
This Classic Moussaka Recipe is a rich, meaty casserole made up of eggplant, potatoes, meat sauce and topped with creamy bechamel sauce. It’s the perfect Greek comfort food dish!
Moroccan Chicken Tagine Recipe
Moroccan Chicken Tagine Recipe is a flavorful and tender chicken dish that is unique enough to serve guests but easy enough to cook for yourself. Give this salty, delicious chicken a try to dress up some simple chicken thighs!
Delicious Falafel Recipe
One of the most popular vegetarian foods in the world is Falafel, a protein-packed recipe made with chickpeas and herbs! It can be eaten as an appetizer or a main dish inside a warm pita. It’s a perfect vegan dish that can be enjoyed by anyone!
Shakshuka recipe is an easy and savory Middle Eastern and African dish of eggs made of tomatoes, onions, herbs. It’s delicious and filling and will leave you feeling satisfied and ready for the day!
Easy Tzatziki Sauce
Whether you’re serving it on gyros, eating it with pita, or enjoying it with veggies, you’ll love this Greek dip! Made with greek yogurt, cucumbers, and garlic, Greek Tzatziki Sauce is light, fresh, and versatile.
Loukoumades: Cypriot Honey Donuts Recipe
Loukoumades are a delightful dessert from Cyprus and Greece. They are fried donuts coated in honey and sprinkled with cinnamon and walnuts.
Falafel Pita Sandwich
A Falafel pita is a vegan sandwich made with crispy falafel patties and fresh veggies inside a warm pita. It’s a popular Middle Eastern fast food option that’s sure to be a hit in your home! Use frozen falafel to make this a quick and easy option.
Lentil Tabbouleh Salad
This bright and fresh lentil tabbouleh salad is full of authentic Mediterranean flavor. It’s a lovely side dish on a summer lunch table or even a main course with some flatbread to scoop it up with.
Homemade Pistachio Baklava Recipe
Layers of crispy phyllo dough, a delightful, cinnamon-y filling, all coated in honey syrup. This Pistachio Baklava is a great twist on a classic, with a blend of walnuts and pistachios for the filling.
Easy Pesto Recipe
You are going to love this fresh, simple, and flavorful 6 ingredient recipe! Serve it with pasta, chicken, or on pizza for a delicious dinner.
Authentic Italian Sausage and Peppers Recipe
Italian Sausage and Peppers is a savory, filling meal that can be on the table in 30 minutes or less. If you are looking for a quick meal that is sure to satisfy, give this one a try!
Spanish Chili Garlic Prawns
Whether you are looking for an easy tapas dish, a low-carb appetizer, or simply love cooking with juicy prawns, this Gambas Pil Pil recipe is for you! Popular in Spanish tapas bars and all over the world, this Andalucian favourite recipe is one of those tapas recipes that everyone can make in their own kitchen in under 10 minutes! Serve it with a crusty piece of bread to mop up that spicy chilli garlic oil!