Arroz kon kaldo de tomat is a much-loved rice pilaf made with fresh ripe tomatoes that often appears at the Rhodesli tables.
Pickled Stuffed Aubergine
Food-preservation techniques appear in most culinary cultures - pickling vegetables, made in large batches for the winter, is one of them. The Rhodeslis have for centuries encompassed this ancient art in their kitchens.
Greek Country Salad
This salad is packed with juicy sun-drenched tomatoes, sweet red onion and crunchy cucumber (olives and feta are mandatory).
Turkish Diced Salad
Salata a la Turka similar to the Turkish shepherd’s salad or the Israeli chopped salad appears at summer-time tables on the island of Rhodes.
Aromatic Carrot Salad
A wonderful way to brighten up your table is to serve this easy Moroccan-inspired carrot salad, infused with an exotic dressing that is both spicy and sweet.
Potato Salad Rhodes Island-Style
Every culture has its own treasured potato salad recipe. The Rhodes Island-style potato salad is a lighter, no-mayonnaise version to the classic potato salad and bursting with Mediterranean flavours.
Aubergine, Zucchini & Tomato Salad
Aubergines were a much loved vegetable in the Judeo-Spanish cuisine in medieval Spain. When the Sephardim migrated to Rhodes Island their passion for this prized vegetable continued influenced by the Ottoman kitchens.
Black-Eyed Bean Salad
Fijones, or as is known in Turkey, Piyaz, is a refreshing, rustic black-eyed bean salad garnished with hard-boiled eggs, olives, red onions and fragrant fresh herbs.