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Greek cookies

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Koulourakia (Easy Greek Cookies!) - Kitchen Gidget

Buttery, crisp koulourakia are easy to make at home with basic ingredients. Perfect cookie for making ahead of time and keep well for weeks!

Kourabiedes – Greek Christmas Cookies

I have one more cookie recipe you, just in time for Christmas. These cookies are a traditional Greek cookie served at Christmas time. They are like a shortbread cookie with almonds and covered in a…

Koulourakia – Greek Easter Cookies

These are literally my favorite cookies of all time. All time. Koulourakia are a traditional cookie served at Easter time. There are a bunch of different recipes for this cookie, but basically it…

Chewy Melomakarona Greek Cookies

Greek honey cookies, or melomakarona, are a soft, delightfully sweet, egg-shaped cookie. Make this recipe for tasty Greek Christmas cookies!

Meyer Lemon Greek Butter Cookies {Kourabiedes}

Greek Butter Cookies are an easy kourabiedes recipe with a refreshing citrus twist. They're perfect for your holiday baking!

10 Traditional Greek Cookies

3 · Get a taste of Greece with these traditional Greek cookies! From Easter cookies to honey cookies to butter cookies, these authentic sweets are sure to delight.


Baking & Spices
  • 1 Greek walnut-filled chocolates
Bread & Baked Goods
  • 1 Patouda - greek honey and date pastries
  • Amygdalota (Greek-style Chewy Almond Cookies)
  • Ergolavi
  • Greek Moustokouloura
  • Koulourakia (Greek Easter Cookies)
  • Kourabiedes (Greek Butter Cookies)
  • Melomakarona (Greek Christmas Honey Cookies)
  • Roxakia
Greek Butter Cookies

19 · 32 minutes · Greek Butter Cookies, also known as Greek Wedding Cookies or Kourabiedes, are a simple and delicious recipe any time of year. Note that this is a large batch recipe that makes 6 dozen cookies: the recipe can easily be halfed with excellent results. I recommend using a stand up mixer if you have one.


  • 2 Eggs, large
Baking & Spices
  • 5 1/2 cups All purpose flour
  • 1 tsp Almond extract
  • 1/4 cup Powdered sugar
  • 2 cups Sugar
  • 1 tsp Vanilla extract
  • 2 cups Butter
Soft on the inside but crunchy on the outside, all you need are a few simple ingredients to make this Koulourakia recipe. You usually make them around Easter, as they’re also known as traditional Greek Easter cookies, but they’re perfect for any occasion. Flavored with subtle hints of orange and vanilla, these cookies are the perfect treat with coffee or tea.

Soft on the inside but crunchy on the outside, all you need are a few ingredients to make this Koulourakia recipe that's perfect for Easter.

Shortcut Baklava Cookies - With Walnut Honey Filling

Love traditional Baklava but hate the work? These shortcut Baklava Cookies are thumbprints with a walnut honey filling that everyone loves.

Melomakarona (Greek Christmas Honey Cookies)

2 · 70 minutes · Melomakarona are traditional Greek Cookies drenched in a honey syrup. This cookie recipe is traditionally made every Christmas in Greek homes.


  • 25 tbsp Honey
Baking & Spices
  • 1 1/2 tsp Baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp Baking soda
  • 2 tsp Cinnamon
  • 1/2 tsp Clove powder
  • 4 cups Flour
  • 1 Mixture of equal parts cinnamon and icing sugar
  • 1/2 cup Sugar
Oils & Vinegars
  • 1 cup Olive oil
  • 1 cup Vegetable oil
Nuts & Seeds
  • 1/2 cup Walnuts
  • 1 Walnuts
  • 1/2 cup Orange juice
Beer, Wine & Liquor
  • 2 tbsp Cognac
  • 1/2 cup Water

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Kourabiedes are traditional Greek buttery snowball cookies that are very popular during Christmas but also on other special occasions like weddings and christenings. They have a unique aroma and flavour coming from the rose water and they are crunchy and nutty from the almonds.
These traditional Greek Christmas Honey Cookies are made with semolina, lots of spices, and walnuts. They get soaked in honey syrup so they're really soft and sinfuly sweet!
Made with creamy Greek yogurt, crumbled cookies, and your favorite toppings like fresh fruit, nuts, or granola, this yogurt bowl is a tasty and satisfying treat that's easy to make. Simply spoon the yogurt into a bowl, crumble the cookies on top, and add your favorite toppings. The result is a crunchy, creamy, and sweet combination that's sure to satisfy your cravings.
Koulourakia are one of the best cookies for Greek Easter. Follow along with this recipe to make the tastiest koulourakia.