Preparation info

  • Makes about


    small cookies
    • Difficulty


    • Ready in

      2 hr

Appears in

My Big Fat Greek Cookbook: Classic Mediterranean Soul Food Recipes

My Big Fat Greek Cookbook

By Christos Sourligas and Evdokia Antginas

Published 2019

  • About

Also known as Greek Easter butter cookies, koulourakia were my all-time favorite childhood biscuits. “Why?” you ask. Well, I would dunk them into tall glasses of cold milk just before bedtime, sometimes eating 20 at a time. I mean, what was I thinking?! I can’t even imagine my poor digestive tract twisting and turning while I slept. It’s very fitting, considering kouloura means “round twisted shape.” Did I suffer from carb-induced childhood nightmares? You betcha. Do I still devour t