The critically acclaimed award winning Greek film Smyrna is set during the 1922 Turkish occupation of the city. Local Greek and Armenians were massacred.
The archaeologists and chemists found evidence of the use of lignite in the dental calculus of Bronze Age people from Greece.
In this time of sniffles etc Pastitsio is a great meal to make in advance often with leftovers to save you cooking the next night.
This week we are off to the sun with Stuffed Tomatoes which although light and refreshing is a surprisingly filling meal.