Why the Greeks Dye Eggs Red for Easter. In particular, the custom of the Easter egg originated in early Christians of Mesopotamia, who stained eggs red in memory of the blood of Christ, shed at his crucifixion.
Tsoureki - Scarlet eggs tucked into its braided crown are hallmarks of Tsoureki, classic Greek Easter bread. Custom dictates that eggs, dyed a scarlet red, be baked in the braided crown of this Greek Easter bread.
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