HELP US KEEP REPORTING. DONATE TO ORLANDO WEEKLY PRESS CLUB.

Hunka hunka burning cheese 


Fire up the saganaki (everybody's favorite oozy, melty, liquor-soaked flaming cheese appetizer) at Greek Fest 2010, hosted by Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church in Maitland Friday through Sunday. For a mere $3 at the door, you can get a slice of culture with that shot of ouzo: traditional music and Greek dance showcases by the Little Aegeans and the Hellenic Dance Troupe. Dance the day away to a high-energy bouzouki band to speed up your metabolism and make room for another gyro.

Baklava won't be the only sweetmeat offered at Greek Fest. Twelve different desserts are promised at the event, including creamy, milky, crunchy galaktoboureko (milk custard wrapped in syrup-drenched phyllo), as delicious as it is fun to pronounce. Wash it all down with a Blue Aegean (an ouzo daiquiri) and bask in the Balkan sun as it makes its way over Central Florida. Opa!

dining@orlandoweekly.com

We welcome readers to submit letters regarding articles and content in Orlando Weekly. Letters should be a minimum of 150 words, refer to content that has appeared on Orlando Weekly, and must include the writer's full name, address, and phone number for verification purposes. No attachments will be considered. Writers of letters selected for publication will be notified via email. Letters may be edited and shortened for space.

Email us at feedback@orlandoweekly.com.

Orlando Weekly works for you, and your support is essential.

Our small but mighty local team works tirelessly to bring you high-quality, uncensored news and cultural coverage of Central Florida.

Unlike many newspapers, ours is free – and we'd like to keep it that way, because we believe, now more than ever, everyone deserves access to accurate, independent coverage of their community.

Whether it's a one-time acknowledgement of this article or an ongoing pledge, your support helps keep Orlando’s true free press free.

Newsletters

Never miss a beat

Sign Up Now

Subscribe now to get the latest news delivered right to your inbox.

Read the Digital Print Issue

October 27, 2020

View more issues

Calendar

© 2020 Orlando Weekly

Website powered by Foundation