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person holding a plate of salad

Salad. This can mean not only the same thing in English, but also a spread or a raw dip as in melitzanosalata. The most famous one is choriatiki salata

Κηπουρού (kipourou): a salad of carrots, celery, leeks and pickles in mayonnaise. A bit like a rossiko salata.

σαλάτα Βουδαπέστη (salata boudapesti): 'Budapest' salad, or chopped ham in mayonnaise, tinted red with ketchup

τυροσαλάτα (tyrosalata): cheese salad

τυροκαυτερή (tyrokefteri): spicy cheese salad or dip

Text © Dana Facaros

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