Greek Style Meat Recipes

Greece is known for fabulous lamb dishes, including small lamb kebabs (souvlakia) to whole spit-roasted. These lamb and pork recipes are bound to impress your friends and family and bring a little more Greek culture into your home.




Recipe for Greek Pork Gyro

Pork is one of the most popular gyro meats that you can find on the market. When you buy gyros in Greece, chances are pretty good that the meat was made from pork. P... Read More

Recipe for Greek Lamb Gyros

Lamb is one of the most traditional meats to use in gyro meat. If you can find it, real lamb gyro meat is a treat! Lamb Gyro Recipe Ingredients: 4 Greek pita bread r... Read More

Recipe for Greek Chicken Gyros

n some places, you can easily find gyro meat made from chicken. This can even be found as an option in some gyro shops in Greece! Chicken Gyro Recipe Ingredients: 4 ... Read More

Recipe for Greek Beef Gyros

These traditional gyros are made with gyro meat that has been made from beef. This isn’t a common choice in Greece but gyro meat made from beef can be found elsewh... Read More

Recipe for Burger Gyros

Although the traditional gyro is delicious as is, it can be fun to experiment with variations. The next time you make burgers, consider making this gyro variation in... Read More

Recipe for Cheeseburger Gyros

Using cheeseburgers in gyros definitely isn’t traditional, but it could be fun! Cheeseburger Gyro Recipe Ingredients: 4 Greek pita bread rounds 1 recipe Greek tzat... Read More

Recipe for Gyro Burritos

This gyro isn’t a traditional gyro but is rather a cross between a gyro and a burrito. It uses traditional gyro meat, some of the traditional Greek gyro ingredient... Read More

Recipe for Greek Salad Gyros

Although the traditional Greek gyro doesn’t usually contain salad, it is possible to find them prepared this way in restaurants. This is an easy variation to also ... Read More

Recipe for Gyros with Hummus

While tzatziki is the preferred sauce in traditional gyros, you can always substitute for hummus to try something different. Feel free to use any kind of hummus you ... Read More

Recipe for Souvlaki Gyros

Especially in Athens, it is fairly common to find the option to include souvlaki in a gyro instead of the traditional gyro meat. This is something you can easily mak... Read More

Recipe for Greek Gyro Plates

Greek gyro plates are a common alternative to the sandwich throughout Greece. You can also make them at home! Gyro Plate Recipe Ingredients: 2 Greek pita bread round... Read More