Yogurt with Honey





In almost every restaurant on Crete it is the most sold dessert - the famous Yogurt with Honey.

You can find yogurt in all supermarkets and many butchers on Crete - the best and cheapest is locally-produced yogurt. Yoghurt is cheap here - one kilo is €2-3. Traditionally the yogurt is made from sheep’s milk, though more and more often cow’s milk is being used. Sometimes it is even produced out of a mix of sheep and cow’s milk.

This already healthy yogurt is served in tavernas with the local, famous Cretan honey. Even more delicious is the yogurt with honey and walnuts (often candied). Other popular desserts on Crete are baklava and halva.

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