Feta Cheese: A Greek Staple

In Greece, one of the most well-known cheeses is Feta. It’s a soft, white, brined cheese that offers great nutritional value, like calcium. Feta cheese is used throughout Mediterranean cuisine in all types of dishes from appetizers to desserts. Check out some feta facts and how you can enjoy this favorite cheese.  All about Feta…

Exploring Greek Food Basics

Who doesn’t love Greek food? It’s delicious, healthy, and widely available in the United States. Nonetheless, many Americans would be hard-pressed to name more than a couple of Greek dishes or describe the Greek flavor profile. There are a couple of reasons for this. One could be that we’re consuming “Greek food” without thinking about…

Eating Healthy at Paymon’s is Easy!

It can feel like a minefield of high-fat, high-calorie, super-salty, sugar-laden choices at some restaurants, but whether you’re trying to lose weight or just maintain a healthy diet, you can eat healthy when dining out, almost anywhere, if you make the right choices.  How to Make Healthier Choices at Restaurants Here are some tips to…

Crazy for Cocktails

Whether you go out specifically for happy hour or just want an aperitif, having a perfectly prepared cocktail is one of life’s divine pleasures. At Paymon’s Mediterranean Café & Lounge our cocktails keep our customers coming back for more. The Keys to a Perfect Cocktail We believe that’s for a variety of reasons, but we…

4 Creative Falafel Burger Recipes

The traditional Falafel involves soaking chickpeas, drying them, and then mixing them with coriander, cumin, garlic, and more. But what do you think about changing up your traditional falafel recipe? Try mixing up the ingredients you traditionally use with these unique recipes! Unique Falafel Burger Recipes You Can Try at Home Falafel burger—with avocado!  …