Italian Easter Bread.....looks delicious and beautiful at the same time!

The Italian Dish - Posts - Italian Easter Bread, Revisited. We made this for Easter this year, and it is delightful!

Tsoureki (Greek Easter Bread) Recipe

Tsoureki (Greek Easter Bread)

The red Easter eggs that make this traditional bread so special are for decorative purposes only. Do not eat them.

Melomakarona – Greek honey spice Christmas cookies | Supergolden Bakes

Melomakarona – these traditional Greek Christmas honey spice cookies are drenched in a honey syrup making them soft on the outside and slightly crumbly inside. Stuff them with walnuts and dates or leave plain.

Greek Easter Eggs

Hristos Voskrese Happy Easter to my beautiful family & friends 🐥🐣xx

Epitafios Photography by Irina. What a beautifully decorated Kouvouklion! For Good Friday services, replica of tomb

Epitafios Photography by Irina. What a beautifully decorated Kouvouklion! For Good Friday services, replica of tomb

Orthodox Christians dye their eggs red at Easter...this is why.

Greek Orthodox Easter Tradition: Dyed Red Eggs to represent the Blood of Christ.

Good Friday, the Epitaphios is transferred into the water in Hydra Island, Greece. Selected by www.oiamansion.com

Good Friday, the Epitaphios is transferred into the water in Hydra Island, Greece

The Orthodox Greek Easter has many unique customs and traditions. In Arachova, neighbours roast lambs next to each other in the street, before feat begins!

Greek Easter 2015 - The Fast, The Feast, and The Curious

Easter in Arachova - After the fasting during Easter, its time to spit roast some lamb! In Arachova, Greece, it's a uniquely communal affair.

Easter eggs are a traditional part of Greek Orthodox Easter. They are usually painted on Holy Thursday in commemoration of the Last Supper. The red-dyed eggs are cracked against each other and the person with the last remaining uncracked egg will have good luck.

Greek Easter Tradition - Egg Cracking Game - if your egg stays intact you will have a good year.

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