Gemista recipe – Vegetables stuffed with rice – Greek recipes
A healthy vegetarian traditional greek recipe used by our greek grandmothers for years.
Traditional Greek recipes from the island of Crete.
Its local name is “Gemistá” which means “stuffed” in Greek
Local name of the dish: “Gemistá”
Place of origin: Greek recipes, recipes from Crete
Type of course: Main dish
Type of cooking: Oven
List of ingredients of gemista recipe :
- 5-6 large mature tomatoes
- 2-3 eggplants
- 2-3 big size zucchinis
- 2-3 green peppers
- 2-3 potatoes
- 2 onions
- 1 cup extra virgin olive oil
- 1/2 kilo rice
- 1 1/2 cups grated cheese
Preparation of gemista recipe:
- Hollow out the tomatoes, eggplants and zucchinis and place their pulp in a bowl.
- Finely chop and add to the pulp the rice, salt, pepper, olive oil and finely chopped onion, dill and parsley and mix.
- Season the scooped tomatoes, zucchinis, eggplants and peppers and stuff each with the mixture.
- Place the stuffed vegetables in a baking pan.
- Just before you turn off the oven sprinkle them with a little grated cheese.
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