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    7 Day Mediterranean Diet Menu for Busy People

    Mediterranean Diet Menu for Busy People

    Have you wanted to try the Mediterranean Diet but haven’t found the time to begin?  I get it, it’s hard to start something new, especially a new way of eating.  There can be a lot of planning, time spent prepping and then more time cooking.  You may have also heard that the Mediterranean Diet is the number one best ranked diet it the world, that it is super delicious and darn it, you really want to try it.  This is why I have created this Mediterranean Diet Menu for Busy People.

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Mediterranean Recipes for Busy People

Mediterranean Instant Pot Recipes

Mediterranean Instant Pot Recipes

Mediterranean Crock Pot Recipes

Mediterranean Crock Pot Recipes

Mediterranean Quick Skillet Recipes

Mediterranean Quick Skillet Recipes

Mediterranean Diet Sheet Pan Recipes

Mediterranean Diet Sheet Pan Recipes

30 Minute Mediterranean Diet Recipes

30 Minute Mediterranean Diet Recipes

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  • Foods of Crete Cook Book

    A cookbook from the “heart” of the Mediterranean Diet
    Do you want to eat like the healthiest people in the world?

    Purchase Mediterranean Diet CookbookIn the 1960’s, the Greek island of Crete had the highest longevity rates in the world, the men lived to be the same age as the women and researchers could only find one man on the island who had heart disease.

    In our cookbook, Foods of Crete: Traditional Recipes from the Healthiest People in the World you will find over 110 delectable recipes by Koula Barydakis, a chef and cooking teacher from the island and a guide to eating the Mediterranean diet by Bill Bradley, RD.

  • The Only Olive Oil We Use

    Cold Pressed Extra Virgin Olive Oil from the Greek Island of CretePurchase Olive Oil from Crete

    Extra virgin olive oil makes everything taste better! 3L tin.

    “We tried this olive oil about a year ago and fell in love with its buttery creamy taste, and flexibility. We use it daily to cook our morning eggs, dress our salads, and to fry everything from zucchini fritters to chicken. We are fans for life!” — The Minchoffs

    “This Cretan extra virgin olive oil is peppery tasting with a fresh apple fruity aroma and a pleasant buttery mouthfeel. I love it for dipping fresh bread and feta, as well as for cooking.” — Marika Grossman

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    Olive Oil French Fries

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    Potatoes are a food staple in Crete. My uncle, who lives in a small Cretan village, has a large plot of land dedicated just to potatoes. He grows enough potatoes for the entire year for his family. His basement is literally filled with potatoes, (covered with flour to help preserve them). When I lived in Crete with my aunt and uncle, we ate potatoes practically every day. My aunt would roast them in the oven, put them in stews, boil them for Horta, and, of course, make olive oil french fries.

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  • Bill’s Blog

    The Ultimate Guide to Eating the Mediterranean Diet

    What is the Mediterranean Diet?

    The Mediterranean Diet has been in the news a lot in the past few years.  It has been voted the #1 diet by U.S. News & World Report.  Not only was it voted the top overall diet, it was also rated the best healthy eating diet, the easiest diet to follow, the best diet for diabetes, the best heart-healthy diet, and the best plant-based diet.  I would also add that, in my humble opinion, it is the best tasting diet out there.  But what is the Mediterranean Diet?

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