Greek-Style Chicken Marbella

One of our favorite dishes in the Kosterina house is Italian-style Chicken Marbella. Here, good friend and expert food blogger, Anna Francese Gass of Heirloom Kitchen, has abandoned her Italian roots to bring a Greek twist to the dish and we are loving it! This dish can be prepared the day before you'd like to serve it and marinated overnight. The next evening after work just put it all into a baking dish and voila...!

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Day 4: Spiced Carrot Salad

The flavor and texture combinations in this dish will have you making it often.  It’s a creative lunch but also a secret weapon if you’re bringing a side to a family/friend’s party.  You will be a hero, and people will surely be asking for the recipe.

Day 4: Makaronia me Kima

This is one of the Kosterina family’s favorite dishes: "Makaronia me Kima" — the Greek version of spaghetti bolognese. We make it with whole wheat spaghetti and lean, organic, hormone-free chopped beef. Give it a try and tell us what you think!

Day 3: Dakos salad

Everyone knows and loves traditional Greek salad — fresh tomatoes, cucumbers, onions, oregano and huge chunks of feta cheese — what’s not to love? But our favorite "Greek salad" in the Kosterina household is called Dakos salad. It’s a bread-based salad and is commonly served in southern Greece.

Day 3: Greek Turkey Burger

Turkey burgers are great for any occasion—plus, you receive that hamburger satisfaction but with less guilt.  They also make excellent leftovers with buns or even just taken to put over a bed of greens for a quick and easy lunch.  

Day 2: Oven-Roasted Vegetables

Roasted vegetables are perfect in their own meal or to balance out other items as well.  This healthy lunch can be prepared the night before and packed immediately so you have less to do in the morning before heading out for the day.

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