Each Holiday Gift Box contains:
Tsoureki by Glyka Sweets, 12 oz ~ sweet yeast bread flavored with traditional mahlepi and mastica, and sprinkled with sliced almonds. Mahlépi is an aromatic spice derived from the seed of the St Lucie cherry and Mastíca is a resin from the mastic tree which only grows on the island of Chios in Greece. Delicious toasted with butter.
Kourambiedes by Glyka Sweets, pack of 6 ~ delicate butter cookies, gently covered with puffs of powdered sugar, that melt in your mouth. Traditionally served at weddings, baptisms and nameday celebrations, these Greek holiday cookies have toasted almonds inside.
Melomakarona by Glyka Sweets, pack of 4 ~ soft, cake-like, non-dairy cookies made with extra virgin olive oil and fresh orange juice. Instilled with fragrant cinnamon, dipped in a honey syrup and sprinkled with walnuts.
Baklava by Glyka Sweets, 2 pieces ~ traditional Greek dessert made by layering lightly buttered phyllo pastry sheets with cinnamon-spiced walnut filling, topped off with a simple, honey syrup that is infused with juice from our homegrown Meyer lemons, and spiced with cinnamon and clove.
ION brand Milk Chocolate Bar with Almonds, 100 g (3.5 oz). Imported from Greece.
ION brand Soko-Freta Milk Chocolate Wafer Bar, 38 g (1.3 oz). Imported from Greece.
Geia Mas (Γεια μας) sticker by Greek American artist Cartoules Press showing a glass of white wine and a traditional Greek wine carafe. Geia mas means “Cheers” or “to our health”. Adhere to your laptop or water bottle!