If I'm lucky Dee will make me a strong Greek coffee
, a metrio, which is how coffee should be, but it involves a bit of work.
Fresh pastries with homemade jams, Greek yoghurt sorbet with walnut foam, Mushroom, feta and spinach tart, eggs benedict with smoked duck, pineapple mouse and exotic fruits served in a coconut shell and finally a de-constructed Greek "bougatsa" served with a mini chocolate milkshake infused with Greek coffee
For example, the Balkan Coffee House booth will feature loukoumades (Greek honey puffs, fried on site, drenched with honey syrup and garnished with cinnamon) as well as baklava, Greek coffee
, sweet and savory banitsa (a Bulgarian pastry) and a variety of cookies.
QUANTUM COFFEE ROASTERS Cardiff Bay Greek coffee
isn't your usual third wave offering, yet when Dimitri and Katia opened their roastery/ cafe hybrid in 2015, the duo were keen to honour their Hellenic heritage.
| Gorsedd Gardens, CF10 3NP Quantum Coffee Roasters Greek coffee
isn't your usual third wave offering, yet when Dimitri and Katia opened their roastery/cafe hybrid in 2015, the duo were keen to honour their Hellenic heritage.
" Amaryllis Cafe Athenians come in the morning to get their fix of Greek coffee
, which is traditionally served black and so strong that a glass of water accompanies each cup to help cleanse the palate.
They may want to see Kolossi and Curium and the Tombs of the Kings, but they also want the freedom to get off the beaten track and experience the real Cyprus: Greek coffee
in a real village cafenion, hand-made koupepia in the mountains, the hidden spot that's perfect for wildlife photos, the tiny museum which can only be opened by the village mayor...
Summer refreshers Ask for a frappe -- a long, cold coffee -- or sip metrio, Greek coffee
made with a little sugar and served with a glass of water.
Thick Greek coffee
goes up against Starbucks; microwave cereal stands alongside freshly butchered lamb; arranged marriages end in divorce; and traditions buckle against everything from homosexuality to Facebook.
More familiar to Americans is ouzo, the anise-flavored Greek aperitif At Death Ave, ouzo spikes strong Greek coffee
, and Dimakis is concocting a watermelon-ouzo cocktail for summer.
Everybody serves Turkish coffee with different names; Greek coffee
, [after the 1974 Cyprus conflict], before that it was Turkish coffee for them.