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Title: Who ate all the pies?
Post by: Maik on Sunday, 10 November, 2019 @ 03:43:20
Kinds of Greek Pies: The Variety of Delicious ‘Pitas’

Greeks are known for their love of food; and why wouldn’t they be, since they have one of the richest and most popular cuisines in the world, to say the least.

However, one specific type of Greek traditional food, the pie, holds a special place in this Mediterranean cuisine, as it is among the oldest, simplest and yet most delicious dishes one can find in the country.

”Pites,” as they are known in Greek, have so many variations, that it wouldn’t be an exaggeration to say that there’s not even a way to count precisely how many different kinds of Greek pies there are out there.

Nonetheless, regardless of their filling or their different types of crusts, Greek pies share some basic common characteristics: