Oopah! Have you discovered Greek cuisine yet? This flavor-packed food is heavy on fresh herbs, olive oil, garlic, and lots of vegetables, which means that you really can have healthy and delicious all on one plate.

Healthy Homemade Greek Yogurt: With its rapidly increasing popularity, you have probably had Greek yogurt, and more than once. But did you know it’s very simple to make at home? (via Salad In A Jar)

homemade greek yogurt

Lightened Greek Egg Lemon Soup: Avgolemono is a classic, comforting Greek soup, and this lightened up version doesn’t disappoint. (via The Lemon Bowl)

lightened up greek egg lemon avgolemono soup

Greek Chicken Stuffed Pitas: A delicious chicken salad in a pita. Sometimes the most simple things are the best things. (via What’s Gaby Cooking)

greek chicken pita

Greek Dinner Salad: The flavors in this classic Greek salad are bright and fresh with a hint of citrus from the lemon. Delicious! (via My Recipes)

greek dinner salad

Greek Quesadillas: Maybe your kids (or husband) aren’t sure about all this Greek food. When in doubt, make it into a quesadilla! Everyone loves quesadillas, and this Greek version is sure to please. (via A Couple Cooks)

greek quesadillas

Greek Fava Bean, Eggplant and Olive Stew with Feta: This is a thick, hearty stew served over rice. The beans make this a very filling, satisfying meal. (via Meditrreasian)

greek stew

Big Fat Greek Veggie Burger: This recipe is loaded with veggies, is quick to make, and has all the appeal of a burger. Yum! (via Skinny Mom)


Greek Chicken Souvlaki: If you’re cutting fat and salt, citrus is a great way to have the food be flavorful and satisfying. This chicken is full of flavor, yet fresh and light. (via Butter with a Side of Bread)

greek chicken

Chicken Marinated With Greek Yogurt: You may be surprised to hear that plain Greek yogurt is an excellent marinade, and this chicken recipe proves it. (via Examiner)


Greek Stuffed Chicken Breasts With Lemon Orzo: I don’t know about you, but I’m always looking for new ways to serve chicken. These stuffed breasts really hit the spot, and the lemon orzo is the perfect side. (via Fitness Magazine)


Chicken Greek Salad in Pita Pockets: Pitas are a wonderful alternative when you’re tired of sandwiches, especially when stuffed with yummy chicken and loads of fresh veggies. (via Joan’s Food Wanderings)

greek salad pita pockets

Greek Quinoa Salad
Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock, you have no doubt heard how wonderful quinoa is for you. This salad gives you a delightful new way to enjoy quinoa. (via Chealsea’s Messy Apron)

healthy greek quinoa salad

Skinny Greek Salad: This is another great version of the classic Greek salad, and it’s a cinch to whip up! (via Skinny Mom)


Greek Salad Sandwich: Greek salads taste great on a sandwich, too! (via Martha Stewart)

greek salad sandwich

Greek 5-Layer Dip: Of course, layered Mexican dips are delicious, but why not try a Greek version? Use pita wedges to dip instead of chips. (via Skinny Mom)

five layer greek dip

Greek Lentil Soup: Warm, yet light and satisfying, this perfect soup is Greek cooking at it’s finest. (via Food.com)

greek lentil soup

Quinoa Burger and Tzatziki Sauce: This burger is great by itself, but the yogurt sauce on top is the perfect finishing touch. (via The Healthy Foodie)

Greek burger

Dolmades (Stuffed Grape Leaves): No list of Greek recipes would be complete without stuffed grape leaves, and this recipe is amazing. (via Food Network)

stuffed grape leaves

Fassolatha: Nothing says contentment like a warm bowl of soup, and this one is actually the national soup of Greece. You can substitute canned beans if you don’t have time to soak dry ones. (via Greek Food)



Healthy Moussaka: Think of this as lasagna with eggplant noodles. This is a great lightened up version of a classic Greek dish. (via SparkPeople)

When healthy eating is this delicious, it’s easy to keep your diet on track! If you have other healthy Greek favorites, please share them with us in the comments below!