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    No garlic,no tzatziki!
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    Of course I put garlic, effie! I put a ton of garlic. I just meant that that is my way of dealing with the excess water from the cucumber!
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    how 'bout you just post the whole recipe? maybe you Greek lot should start a thread in recipes for us non Greek folk... all your favorites!
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    And then we will have the lot of you beating us shitless because you all got fatter!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Mel1973 View Post
    how 'bout you just post the whole recipe? maybe you Greek lot should start a thread in recipes for us non Greek folk... all your favorites!
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    I am sure we can offer low calorie alternatives, Effie! Greek food can be pretty low cal and healthy if you don't drench everything in olive oil.
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    Quote Originally Posted by yanna View Post
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    I am sure we can offer low calorie alternatives, Effie! Greek food can be pretty low cal and healthy if you don't drench everything in olive oil.
    But,but i am from Kalamata,we Love our oil and olives!
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    There are 120 calories in a tablespoon of olive oil. I am not saying not to use any but if you overuse it you are making calorie bombs. AndI just don't like the taste of excess olive oil. I feel like it sticks at the back of my throat.
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    I confess i use lots,i was taught to.My granny,s voice telling me,oil girl,we are not fasting!
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    Olive oil isn't fattening, it's the stuff you fry in it.
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    I do not fry,only sautee things.I might when i make moussaka,i dont like new trend of baking eggplants and potatoes for it,i need to fry them.But i do use oil.No butter or fats,just olive oil that i buy from friends in my home town.
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    Olive oil is in itself fattening. It's an oil, it's pure fat and has high calories. It is, however, better for your heart than lard, butter or most other oils. I have read that it's best not to be used for frying because it has a fairly low smoking point. Dunno, I rarely deep fry stuff and in my family we've always used olive oil for frying without any serious effects.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Butterfly View Post
    Holy shit that is a lot of soda for the family from Mexico... Check out all the crap the Great Britain & the US family eats in a week. The Ecuador family is so cute.
    Canada doesn't look much better. I was about to say all the English-speaking countries have mostly junk on their table. The Germans are a tad meat-centric, but better than the English-speaking countries.
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    Quote Originally Posted by BITTER View Post
    Canada doesn't look much better. I was about to say all the English-speaking countries have mostly junk on their table. The Germans are a tad meat-centric, but better than the English-speaking countries.
    I suppose that is better than junk in the trunk.
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    I'm going to do a grocery shop tonight. I generally do two weeks at a time, supplementing with fresh fruit and veggies as needed. I'll try to unload and take a picture and post so you can judge me
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