December 4, 2019

Festive Foods for your Christmas Table

Christmas is coming up and that means that you will need to start planning your Christmas menu! A Christmas feast is always big, delicious and full of extraordinary recipes, from breakfast straight to dessert after dinner! Here, we have a list of recipes that made with some of our very own cheeses and yoghurts that we think would work perfectly for your Christmas Table! Some recipes are classics, some are Greek and some...

November 18, 2019

Yoghurt Recipes to Die For!

Greek yoghurt is really hitting the market right now and with good reason too! It is extremely healthy, contains much more protein than regular yoghurt and have I mentioned that it tastes heavenly!? The only problem one might find is using it in different ways and using it to the fullest!

Following are a few recipes made with our very own Gourmet Greek Yoghurt which is made the traditional Greek way and contains many nutrients and...

November 8, 2019

Biting into a delicious, tasty, rich piece of cheese or throwing your favorite grated cheese onto a succulent pizza; or crumbling feta into the most beautiful salad that you have ever seen. Cheeses come in many different shapes and sizes tastes and textures; and, let's be honest, it feels like there is just not enough time to taste all of them, even though we really, really want to, because cheese is life!

There are thousands of varieties of cheese, ranging...

November 4, 2019

Loud, festive and good food, if you've ever been to Greece, you would know that this is how we, Greeks, operate! Not only do we have good food, but we are also known for our unique, different, delicious desserts!

In this blog entry we will be sharing three of our delicious Greek dessert recipes which are not impossible to make and which tastes like a piece of Greece!

1. Mille Feuille


Zest from 1 orange

700 ml milk

200 ml cream

160 gr. sugar

5 egg...

October 27, 2019

Having a cheese and wine event is always a classic, fun and elegant way to gather a group of friends and just hang out!

The only stressful thing about it is whether you are pairing the right cheese with the right wine. When you pair the wrong ones you might end up with friends who don’t want to join your cheese and wine evenings any longer! Or you might end up drinking all the wine and eating all the cheese separately and end up having a normal get together...

October 15, 2019

Standing in the grocery store at the dairy aisle can sometimes be intimidating, seeing that there are so many different products out there! Especially yoghurt!

And, another thing that you might have noticed is that there are many different yoghurts that say Greek-style, or greek yoghurt, now this can also become confusing because you don’t know which is the real deal and which is fake, but that’s a discussion for another blog!

What we are discussing in this...

October 12, 2019

We all know that monkey puzzles were the easiest type of tests in school, but now you are adulting and pairing cheese with fruit is not the easiest monkey puzzle to fill in! No worries, we have you covered!

Pairing fruit with cheese can be quite difficult as not all cheeses goes well with all fruits, there is a blend of tastes that goes well together and then there are those pairings that tastes terrible! But it can also turn out to be the most delicious sna...

May 14, 2019

Have you ever looked at your Gourmet Greek Cheese and wondered, how on earth did they wax this round of cheese? Well, wonder no more because we have all the answers you need regarding our waxed cheese friend.

We spent some time in our Cheesery, carefully watching one of our cheese makers, Bonga, waxing the cheese. It might seem like a simple and easy job, but in reality, it is an art form and apparently a bit of a workout according to our head cheese-maker,...

January 23, 2019

Q&A with chef Sharon

  1. Tell us a little bit about you?

Hi, my name is Sharon Sibahle Mdima born on 2 May 1994. I am a young aspiring chef from Newlands East, Durban. I am the youngest girl after 2 older brothers, 2 older sisters, and I have a baby brother!) My training started in and around Durban at hotels such as Garden Court Marine Parade, Elangeni Hotel and Maharani hotel. My most memorable time whilst training was at the The Ritz Carlton in Naples F...

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