Greek Sweets the Traditional Kick

Greek Sweets the Traditional Kick

This post is for the gourmet travelers. First to introduce is the Greek Sesame Seed Candy known as Pasteli. It is a kind of honey candy from the Mediterranean and the Middle East. Tastes hard and crunchy, but the Greek made them chewy and sticky. To make them, you will surely need a non-stick bakeware liner, I would recommend the Silpat pad so as to unmold the candy with ease. If you take one and a half hour, you can make them using very simple ingredients such as mild honey, toasted sesame ... [ read more ]