Every corner of Greece hides its own customs and traditions that have their roots deep back in time.
Each region of the country prepares in its own way the welcoming of Christmas and New Year with events and celebrations, that revive old habits and customs.
Melomakarona and Kourabiedes are our national sweets, which are considered indispensable in every Greek home during the Christmas period.
Last year we made Kourabiedes, a snowy white shortbread cookie with almond bits, covered in confectioner’s sugar.
This year we are making its eternal Christmas’ rival, Melomakarona.
Melomakarona are traditional Greek Christmas cookies….