Archive | January, 2015


Chocolate and orange cookies

At the Odyssey we love to bake all different types of cookies. We make these chocolate and orange cookies a lot in the summer and serve them with a nice cup of coffee or tea. The smell of freshly baked cookies wafts through the air after we place the baking trays on the table to […]

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Lemon and orange potatoes

Photographer: Annette Spaan   This past November during Odyssey’s olive picking week, Elizabeth Bitros from Long Island came to help with the olive harvest. Liz visited Poros for the first time at Easter in 2013, when she did the week long cooking class. It was easy to love Liz from the beginning. This is one […]

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Greek tea

Is it not wonderful to warm up in the winter months with a hot cup of tea? In Greece we have some lovely flavors to choose from. Here are three of my favorite traditional teas: Mountain tea – Τσάι του Βουνού Mountain tea has always been and remains a popular herbal tea in my country. It […]

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