digplanet beta 1: Athena
Share digplanet:

Agriculture

Applied sciences

Arts

Belief

Business

Chronology

Culture

Education

Environment

Geography

Health

History

Humanities

Language

Law

Life

Mathematics

Nature

People

Politics

Science

Society

Technology

Loukaniko Lemonato

Lukániko (Greek: λουκάνικο) is the common Greek word for pork sausage, but in English it refers specifically to Greek sausages flavored with orange peel, fennel seed, and various other dried herbs and seeds, and sometimes smoked over aromatic woods. Greek sausages are also often flavored with greens, especially leeks.

Lukaniko is often served as a mezze, sliced and fried, sometimes with saganaki. It is also cooked into a variety of dishes.

Pigs were the principal meat-yielding animals in traditional Greek farm economy, as they were easy to feed with scraps and leftovers, and sausage was an important way of preserving their meat.

The name 'lukaniko' is derived from ancient Roman cuisine's lucanica[1] (from Lucania regiono of South Italy) and has been used in Greek since at least the 4th century.[2]

See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Γ. Μπαμπινιώτης, Λεξικό της Νέας Ελληνικής Γλώσσας, 1998
  2. ^ Andrew Dalby, Siren Feasts, 1996, p. 181



Original courtesy of Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Loukaniko — Please support Wikipedia.
This page uses Creative Commons Licensed content from Wikipedia. A portion of the proceeds from advertising on Digplanet goes to supporting Wikipedia.
686 videos foundNext > 

Παραδοσιακο Πηλιοριτικο Λουκανικο - Σγαρδωνης&Σια

Παρασκευη παραδοσιακου πηλιοριτικου χωριατικου λουκανικου. www.paradosiako-loukaniko.gr - Tηλ:24230-86257 Καμερα - Μονταζ:ΧΡΗΣΤΟΣ ΚΑΡΑΚΩΣΤΑΣ Αφηγηση:Γ.Σγαρδω...

Loukaniko a la Lambo

Loukaniko y los Perros en algun lugar de Veracruz

folk punk de veracruz.

Loukaniko

Loukaniko.

TITSIN TITSIN LOUKANIKO Ορειβάτες

TITSIN TITSIN LOUKANIKO a Christmas carol in Cypriot dialect. Music: COSTAS CACOYANNIS Lyrics: PAMBOS KOUZALIS. Performed by Oreivates. Recorded and produced...

Loukaniko y lxs perrxs: Una mañana

Presentación de Loukaniko en el segundo encuentro de teatro libertario: Una mañana: letra Parate temprano lávate los dientes ponte tu uniforme para irte a ad...

Loukaniko y lxs perrxs - Una mañana

Loukaniko y lxs perrxs Una mañana Primer album de Loukaniko y lxs perrxs.

Loukaniko y lxs perrxs Loukaniko y lxs perrxs

Loukaniko y lxs Perrxs Loukaniko y lxs Perrxs Primer album de loukanico y los perros.

loukaniko y lxs perrxs: loukaniko

Presentación de Loukaniko en el segundo encuentro de teatro libertario Loukaniko (el perro): letra Yo no defiendo propiedad alguna Camino con lxs mixs y con ...

loukaniko y lxs perrxs hay veces

Presentación de Loukaniko en el segundo encuentro de teatro libertario Hay veces (los arboles) Hay algo raro que pasa cuando miro al cielo Y pasa que me abst...

686 videos foundNext > 

271 news items

The News Journal

The News Journal
Thu, 08 Jan 2015 10:29:00 -0800

In response to the comments on the Greek sausage by Joan Burke, of Bear: I think the sausage she is talking about is loukaniko. It is citrus-y and can be purchased online at Amazon.com or Parthennfoods.com. It can be purchased fresh at Prima Foods in ...
 
Freitag - Das Meinungsmedium
Thu, 08 Jan 2015 22:56:15 -0800

Ich frühstücke Strapazada mit hausgemachter, „von Fenchel befruchteter“ Loukaniko. Vom Fenchel befruchtet steht so auf einer Tafel. Ich bin froh, nicht auch noch so was auf meine Kappe nehmen zu müssen, neben all den Übeln, die bei einem Thekenamt ...

Boston magazine's Boston Daily (blog)

Boston magazine's Boston Daily (blog)
Mon, 08 Dec 2014 07:30:55 -0800

And whenever he can, Athanasopoulos sneaks in Loukaniko Greek sausage, a family recipe his predecessors have been championing in Boston for close to a century now. “Loukaniko sausage is almost like a kielbasa, but it has those beautiful citrus notes ...

MiamiHerald.com

MiamiHerald.com
Mon, 13 Oct 2014 14:03:38 -0700

Greek food always comes with a side when prepared by the parishioners of St. Sophia Greek Orthodox Cathedral — their savory dishes are served up with stories of history and tradition. And so naturally, guests at the church's first-ever food and wine ...
 
Huffington Post
Fri, 12 Dec 2014 06:38:07 -0800

Is sausage the new bacon? Artisanal sausage restaurants are popping up like proverbial mushrooms after a rainstorm. My stepson runs one: Jake's Handcrafted in Brooklyn. Check it out and tell Jake that Steven sent you. According to Nielsen data, sausage ...
 
Providence Eyewitness News
Fri, 05 Sep 2014 06:36:15 -0700

One of Rhode Island's traditional events is taking place this weekend in Cranston. The three-day Greek Festival is in its 29th year at the Greek Orthodox Church of the Annunciation and brings authentic Greek food, pastries, and family fun. Rhode Show ...
 
Milford-Orange Bulletin
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 21:07:30 -0700

ORANGE >> Saint Barbara Greek Orthodox Church will host Odyssey 2014: A Greek Festival, Aug. 29 to Sept. 1. This four-day party features all things Greek, including mouthwatering cuisine, live music, dancing, and a bustling Hellenic agora (marketplace).

Toledo City Paper

CT Post
Tue, 26 Aug 2014 13:17:19 -0700

The St. Barbara Greek Orthodox Church's 34th annual Odyssey Greek Festival runs Friday, Aug. 29, through Labor Day Monday, Sept. 1. Above Kosta Milas, left of Woodbridge, gets some pointers on roasting lamb on a spit from Gus Fifis, of Orange. Photo: ...
Loading

Oops, we seem to be having trouble contacting Twitter

Support Wikipedia

A portion of the proceeds from advertising on Digplanet goes to supporting Wikipedia. Please add your support for Wikipedia!

Searchlight Group

Digplanet also receives support from Searchlight Group. Visit Searchlight