An Authentic Culinary Adventure at Dimitra’s Home

Price is 98€ / Person

 

THE EXPERIENCE

Dimitra’s event is one of the most unusual yet fascinating ways to spend some of your vacation time in Thessaloniki. Walk in a welcoming and vivid house, where Dimitra prepares her tasteful creations on a daily basis. 

Take part in a 3-hour interactive experience and learn from your hostess the importance of cooking with organic ingredients and the culture of Northern Greece’s traditional food. 

Last but not least, enjoy Dimitra’s dinner including a family recipe, holding a glass of wine and socializing with other guests. That special memory of Greece will stay forever in your heart!

The menu consists of all the dishes that are mentioned and described below.

 

THE HOST

Dimitra, a vibrant woman born and raised in Northern Greece, now resides in the charming city of Thessaloniki. 

Having grown up immersed in the rich culinary heritage of her family, she learned the art of cooking and she developed a deep appreciation for traditional recipes and organic ingredients. 

With a twinkle in her eye and a warm smile that welcomes all who cross her threshold, Dimitra embodies the essence of Greek hospitality. As a result, she decided to open her home to visitors eager to explore the secrets of Greek cooking firsthand.

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The Menu

 

APPETIZERS

Skin On Roast Potatoes
Organically grown potatoes baked in the oven with salt and extra virgin olive oil.

 

SALADS

Cabbage Salad with Yoghurt Dressing
A colorful Mediterranean recipe along with green apple and walnuts.

 

MAIN COURSES

Combination of Beef, Pork, and Chicken in Clay Pot
Clay pot cooking is employed for the preparation of this traditional dish, accompanied by a sauce made with wine and feta cheese.

 

DESSERTS

Semolina Halva
One of the three main versions of halva, this local delicacy is spiced with cinnamon, as well as orange peel.

 

DRINKS

Local Wine Variety
Northern Greece is rich in a vine variety called “black and sour” which gives great red wines with a deep color and light fruity flavors.

 

THE NEIGHBORHOOD

Dimitra’s home is located in the residential district of Ampelokipi, a suburb near the center of Thessaloniki. 

It is a lively area, known for its market and its numerous stores and coffee shops. The place is easily accessible by taxi, your own vehicle, or bus and is also close to the train station and the intercity bus terminal. 

Dimitra’s dinner could be a perfect stop for you, after exploring the city of Thessaloniki or on your way back from a trip to Northern Greece.

 

BOOKING POLICIES

  • If the minimum number of participants is not completed up to 48 hours before a scheduled event, then the event may not take place and its bookings may not be able to be approved.

  • If a participant cancels their booking up to 48 hours before a scheduled event, they are entitled to receive a full refund. A later cancellation will not be refundable.