Greece: Gem of the Mediterranean

Greece: Gem of the Mediterranean

"In ancient Greece, a professional cook was regarded as an artist. When these cooks created new dishes, they were honored at ceremonies and given titles as rewards as well as gifts of gold and land. And Terion, an Athenian baker, was even mentioned in the writing of Plato and Aristophanes." – Peter Conistis, cookbook author and chef, Greek Cuisine, The

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