The Lunch Break Chronicles

with Chris Preovolos

Say it with me: Galaktoboureko

I get pretty excited about pastry, but few things get me as worked up as galaktoboureko — and now I can get it in New Canaan. Forget baklava, kourambiethes, loukoumades, kataifi and koulorakia, this light, sweet custard encased in layer after layer of buttery phyllo is the pinnacle of Greek dessert. I make out-of-the-way detours […] [Read More]
Categories: General

Darien’s Post Corner Pizza turns 40, slashes prices

For its 40th anniversary, Darien’s popular Greek-style pie joint Post Corner Pizza is throwing itself the kind of party we can all get behind: throwback prices. I’m fashionably late to this, as the party has already started, but you can still grab a large cheese pizza for $6.50 if you make your way over by […] [Read More]
Categories: Darien, food, pizza, restaurants