Frankie is going Greek! Try my Greek Moussaka.


Recently, I started to crave some Greek food.  I saw a reference to this dish on a food show and decided I must try it.  I reviewed a number of recipes and then created my own.  It was amazing!  Better than I’ve had in Greek restaurants.

Moussaka is a Greek casserole of eggplant, layered with a tomato meat sauce and topped with a Béchamel sauce before baking.  It’s signature flavor comes from it’s blend of herbs and spices; Greek oregano, cinammon, allspice and cloves, It is one of my very favorite dishes!

In Greece, this dish is most often made with ground beef, though occasionally ground lamb.  I used ground turkey to lighten it up, and found it to be delicious.

Moussaka recipe

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s