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Term ‘feta’ remains under negotiation in EU-Australia trade deal

Australian producers of feta cheese may very well have to rename their supply, as negotiations continue between European Union and Australian officials. The EU is seeking to protect iconic food …

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In the kitchen with Cr Kris Pavlidis: Spanakopita par excellence!

Most people know Kris Pavlidis for her role as Chair of the Ethnic Communities’ Council Victoria (ECCV), Councillor of Whittlesea, and for her drive as an experienced and passionate community …

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WHAT’S ON Guide: Greek-inspired events across Australia, 12 September onward

NATIONAL NAXATRAS LIVE Psychedelic Space Rock Revolutionaries NAXATRAS from Greece make their debut in Australia this month, hitting SYDNEY: LazyBones Lounge Restaurant & Bar on Thursday 12 September, The Vanguard …

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WHAT’S ON Guide: Greek-inspired events across Australia, 5 September onward

NATIONAL THE AUSTRALIAN BALLET: ‘SYLVIA’ The Australian Ballet is presenting the Australian premiere of Stanton Welch’s new production, ‘Sylvia’. On show now until Tuesday 10 September at Arts Centre Melbourne …

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The Wild Olive launches Early Harvest

In Ancient Greece, concepts of ‘νοῦς ὑγιής ἐν σώματι ὑγιεῖ‘ (a healthy mind in a healthy body), ensured that the ancients were very specific when it came to the ‘fuel’ …

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Boxing legend Ricky Hatton shocked after realising he ordered €920 steak in Mykonos

British former boxer Ricky Hatton currently holidaying in Mykonos was floored on Monday morning when he woke up to a hefty dinner bill, realising spent €920 (AU$1,514) on one piece …

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Greek amigdalopita goes to Australia – Keto lamington

When Australian tourists come to Greece, they keep ordering Greek food as if they’ve been living in Greece. They pronounce ‘souvlaki’, ‘tiropita’, or ‘gyros’ almost like the Greeks do! The …

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WHAT’S ON Guide: Greek-inspired events across Australia, 28 August onward

NATIONAL THI AUSTRALIA: RISING TO THE CHALLENGE – GREECE AT THE CROSSROADS OF SOCIAL CHANGE The Hellenic Initiative (THI) Australia is hosting a special dinner and conversation series this month …

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RECIPE: Harissa Spiced Lamb Kataifi Rolls

“There is something intensely satisfying about biting into layers of fried crunchy, butter laden kataifi. As if the textural sensation of that crunch weren’t enough, when that crunch is paired …

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RECIPE: Succulent Octopus in Red Wine Sauce by The Sydney Food Sisters

“This is a recipe that my mother has cooked for forever, and it has always been a family favourite,” says Effi Tsoukatos, one half of The Sydney Food Sisters. “Mum …