Apr 26, 2016, 8:16 AM
Except for the rare times when Orthodox and Western Christian Easter fall on the same Sunday, we Greek Americans get to celebrate Easter - and all the commercial benefits therein - TWICE.
Apr 19, 2016, 11:28 AM
Here is a quick study guide so you can be prepared for the launch of the Quiz on April 21 and a chance to win a Gyros Combo!
Apr 11, 2016, 7:33 AM
In part 1 of the series “How Greeks Eat” we left off finishing the midday meal and enjoyed a Siesta which normally lasts from 2-5pm.
Apr 6, 2016, 8:04 AM
We learned a lot this year including how to: order food, greet people, and count to ten.
Mar 28, 2016, 8:18 AM
On those days in Greece when I find myself up early (or still up from the night before) I notice that breakfast is usually a cup of coffee, (for most adults - accompanied with a cigarette!).
Mar 21, 2016, 7:10 AM
You do eat the grape leaves in dolmades. The leaves are selected for edibility - and they are so tender and delectable. But,how do you say it?
Mar 14, 2016, 7:51 AM
It’s time to say Goodbye to Winter and Hello Spring and to the last few weeks of school.
Mar 8, 2016, 9:04 AM
First pick out a few of the fries. Now you’ll know it’s an Authentic Greek Gyro IF there are fries inside the wrap. If there aren’t any, well, you’re not at Mezes.
Mar 1, 2016, 9:17 AM
Mezes uses a Greek spiced yogurt to flavor the Gyros and Souvlakia. It’s not that we’re actively promoting healthy living (we do serve our fair share of cheeseburgers), but the Greek diet happens to feature foods recognized for their healthy attributes.
Feb 24, 2016, 7:35 AM
Simple etiquette suggests that it's a good idea to be friendly and at least offer a greeting.