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    The Best Greco-Roman Recipes To Celebrate August(us)

    After defeating Marc Antony and Cleopatra, Julius Caesar's nephew, Augustus, became emperor of Rome. To ensure his greatness stayed in the public eye for years to come, the Romans named the eighth month after him--August. To celebrate this joyous month and the last hurrah of summer, why not sample some of the delicious food inspired by the Greco-Roman empire? And, according to the Mediterranean Diet, which is holding its own just under Paleo in regards to popular trend diets, it's probably mostly healthy for you!

    Baked Falafel Balls


    Tzatziki Sauce with Garlic and Dill

    Greek Lamb Burger


    Greek Lentil Soup

    Pasta All'Amatriciana


    Braised Eggplant with Ground Lamb

    Greek Chicken Soup with Lemon

    Baklava Fingers