Many home chefs are intimidated by baking because of how much precision is required. It is not as scary as you may think! With the right recipe and fresh tasting ingredients, it is possible for any home chef to create an authentic Greek sweet treat! Impress your family by introducing them to new Greek desserts. At Yoleni’s we sell all the quality ingredients that will set you up for success in the kitchen. Even a novice baker will be able to create these eight easy recipes.
1. Greek Honey Pie
Honey is a staple in so many Greek desserts so it should be no surprise that the first dessert we are highlighting is Honey Pie! A blend of creamy rich cheese and sweet smooth honey, you can’t go wrong with this decadent dessert! Try this recipe out at your next gathering to impress your guests!
2. Yiaourtopita Cake
Greek yogurt is a breakfast-time staple for many, but did you know that you can incorporate it into a cake! This simple fluffy pound cake’s star ingredient is greek yogurt. So quick and easy to make this is guaranteed to become a go-to recipe. Try it plain or top it with a glaze or fresh fruit for an added depth of flavor.
3. Greek Almond Cookies
The smell of these cookies will be sure to make your mouth water. The perfect combination of chewy and crispy these easy-to-make cookies will turn you into a baking pro in no time. The secret to this recipe is powdered almonds which create a captivating flavor profile.
4. Greek Christmas Cookies
Level up your holiday baking and give Santa the gift of authentic Greek Christmas cookies! These buttery biscuit cookies are bursting with the unique flavor of rose water. One bite will leave you hooked and ready to bake more batches to share.
5. Greek Donuts
These little donuts are similar to churros and very addicting! With a crisp exterior with a light and fluffy center, these donuts will be sure to knock your socks off! Be careful when frying them and make sure not to burn yourself or the donuts! Customize your donuts with your choice of toppings for a fun twist.
6. Revani Cake
This is one of the easiest cakes to make and is almost impossible to mess up! This delicious cake is soaked in a yummy syrup that creates the perfect moist bite. If you overbake it by accident all you have to do is soak it in more syrup and just like that your cake is perfect! This is a great recipe to try if you are nervous about baking.
7. Greek Honey Cookies
We started with honey desserts so of course, we have to end with honey desserts. These crisp crumbly cookies are made with semolina flour and oil! That is how the crisp texture is created. Try pairing these cookies with a warm cup of coffee for a unique blend of flavors.
Shop at Yoleni’s
If you want to make any of these recipes the first thing you have to do is source quality ingredients. Lucky for you Yoleni’s has got you covered! Come on by and shop for authentic Greek ingredients and grab some snacks while you’re here. You are on your way to becoming a pro-Greek baker! If you are interested in comparing your creations to ours, order some dessert to go and see how well you did compare to ours! Contact us today if you have any questions about the ingredients we carry in-store. We look forward to seeing you soon!