We are pleased to announce we have recently restocked on all your favourite products for the festive season. From melomakarona, halva to tahini and kourabiedes, we have a wide range of delicious new items for everyone to choose. As such, it felt almost compulsory, that we restock on everyone’s favourite Christmas treat, mouth-watering traditional kourabiedes, handmade by our partners Chrysanthidis in the bakery in Greece.
Kourabiedes or Kourabiethes are almond biscuits or cookies popular in Greece, Cyprus, and Greek communities in Anatolia, as well as across the Greek diaspora. This festive dessert has become synonymous – along with melomakarona and diples – of the Christmas table.
The holiday tradition in Greece usually always involves decorating the home. Living rooms light up with their festive best and ovens are ablaze baking cakes and cookies galore. Amongst numerous customary sweets one that stands out are Kourabiedes – a buttery almond cookies, immersed in powdered sugar. They can be found almost in every home decked out as a pyramid, on a large round platters. With few ingredients this buttery cookie simply melts in your mouth and also looks amazing on your coffee table. They are also the perfect hand made gift for family, friends and guests this holy period.
Order your from The Greek Deli!
So if you are also dreaming of a White Christmas, these almond snowball cookies will definitely help you on your way! Click on the Links below to order yours before the Christmas rush, and get them delivered directly to your door, in less than a weeks’ time.
Order Kourabiedes Bites with Almond: Kourabie bites with almonds, also known as butter cookies, almond cookies, or Greek cookies, is a traditional Chrisanthidis delight. Behind its recipe lies a “family secret” while the simplicity of combining pure ingredients has been passed down from generation to generation. This is how we create a unique, fragrant feast for your senses and an unforgettable tasting experience! Get them now for your restaurant or home, by ordering them from 𝐓𝐡𝐞 𝐆𝐫𝐞𝐞𝐤 𝐃𝐞𝐥𝐢!
Order Whole Almond Kourabiedes: A traditional dessert, deeply appreciated throughout Greece. It leaves its sweet smell and flavor in every Greek house (mostly) during Christmas holidays. Our suppliers Chrisanthidis family, as the heirs of this traditional recipe, have managed to keep this unique, beloved flavor alive and promote it throughout the world, using only the purest Greek ingredients, no preservatives, and handmade production methods. Order them now and taste their deliciouness all year long!
The Greek Delicatessen Online Shop
Visit our dedicated e-shop for delicious Greek food items available both for cooking as well as immediate consumption. The Greek Deli stocks artisanal products, including Greek juices, tsoureki, egg dyes, olive oils, wines, cheeses, and mezedes. In addition, ready meals (such as pastitsio and gemista), sweets (such as baklava and kourabiedes), and Greek coffee (Loumidis) can be found in our online shop. We even stock beloved Greek chocolates and cookies. Furthermore, brands such as Lacta, Ion, Sokofreta, and Gemista cookies, as well as an impressive selection of Greek wines. You can purchase and customise our unique Greek gift boxes, with your favourite products or pre-made. One box includes extra virgin olive oil, two bottles of wine and two jars of olive paste. Along with roasted peppers, honey, chilies, and balsamic vinegar. Perfect for sending the best of Greek tastes to a distant beloved!).
Accompanied by the very best of what Greek nature has to offer. We find our way into your homes and into your hearts. The Greek Deli has maximized our efforts so our deliveries are swift and provided in a safe and hygienic manner!
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