Cookbook Giveaway - Live to Eat

Live to Eat: Cooking the Mediterranean Way by Michael Psilakis delivers simple strategies for healthy cooking focusing on the proven benefits of the Mediterranean diet. The author's first cookbook How to Roast a Lamb is another stunner of a book and deserving of your attention as well.

For more information on this title, please see our review post which shares a recipe for Littleneck Clams in Garlic Broth along with the Garlic Confit and Puree needed for the dish.

We are pleased to offer five copies of Live to Eat to our EYB Members in the US.

One of the entry options is to answer the following question in the comments section of this blog post:

What recipe in the index  would you make first?

Please note that you must be logged into the Rafflecopter contest before posting or your entry won't be counted. If you are not already a Member, you can join at no cost. The contest ends at midnight on March 12th, 2017




  • MollyB  on  2/8/2017 at 11:28 AM

    Chicken souvlaki

  • imjammin2  on  2/8/2017 at 11:34 AM

    I would make pickled beets with garlic yogurt sauce!

  • sir_ken_g  on  2/8/2017 at 11:36 AM


  • rchesser  on  2/8/2017 at 11:49 AM

    The Greek Turkey Burgers

  • valorie  on  2/8/2017 at 12:10 PM

    Salmon Sushi!!!!

  • valorie  on  2/8/2017 at 12:11 PM

    Salmon Sushi!!!!

  • lhudson  on  2/8/2017 at 12:11 PM

    Spicy Roasted Salmon with Chipolte Yogart Sauce

  • lebarron2001  on  2/8/2017 at 12:32 PM

    Mediterranean Tacos

  • mpdeb98  on  2/8/2017 at 12:42 PM

    Chicken souvlaki

  • lauriesk  on  2/8/2017 at 12:42 PM

    I would make pickled beet salad.

  • allthatsleftarethecrumbs  on  2/8/2017 at 12:58 PM

    The bulgur salad with olives and dates sound great.

  • niniacedo  on  2/8/2017 at 1:04 PM

    I would make the Greek turkey burgers

  • stephdayl  on  2/8/2017 at 1:29 PM

    Scallop sushi with mint

  • annieski  on  2/8/2017 at 1:34 PM

    Pan-seared spicy tuna with sweet and sour salsa

  • Siegal  on  2/8/2017 at 2:54 PM

    I love picked beets! Is that weird

  • lgroom  on  2/8/2017 at 2:56 PM

    I'd try the turkey and mushroom panini.

  • thewife1992  on  2/8/2017 at 3:59 PM

    Page 200 Greek Tabbouleh!

  • jr0717  on  2/8/2017 at 4:07 PM

    I would jump at the Greek Paella. I love paella, and a Mediterranean spin on it sounds divine!

  • ballen  on  2/8/2017 at 5:20 PM

    Pan roasted chicken with sun-dried tomatoes and olives

  • Mariarosa  on  2/8/2017 at 7:11 PM

    The spicy grilled chicken sandwiches with chipotle yogurt sauce sound delicious!

  • TrishaCP  on  2/8/2017 at 8:28 PM

    The spicy roast salmon or the Greek turkey burgers.

  • stpbcyld50  on  2/9/2017 at 6:39 AM

    Pickled beet salad!

  • stpbcyld50  on  2/9/2017 at 6:44 AM

    Pickled beet salad!

  • vickster  on  2/9/2017 at 9:34 AM

    Greek Paella

  • lpirolo  on  2/9/2017 at 9:46 AM

    Spicy Mediterranean shrimp stir-fry

  • motherofpearl81  on  2/9/2017 at 10:07 AM

    Pickled beet salad for the win! I live for beets!

  • love2chow  on  2/9/2017 at 12:30 PM

    Chicken souvlaki

  • Mrs. L  on  2/9/2017 at 12:45 PM

    I'm on a pepperoncini kick so I think I'd try the Sautéed haricots verts with pepperoncini and smoked almonds 1st.

  • Elena Rose  on  2/9/2017 at 2:26 PM

    Spicy roasted salmon with chipotle yogurt sauce

  • ktwalla  on  2/9/2017 at 4:50 PM

    Chicken Soulaki!

  • amandacooks  on  2/9/2017 at 7:29 PM

    Yogurt parfaits with stewed strawberries and pistachio butter. I'm so ready for spring and the start of strawberry season...

  • sarahawker  on  2/10/2017 at 10:52 AM

    Cinnamon-scented cauliflower and tomato soup

  • ravensfan  on  2/10/2017 at 12:52 PM

    Spicy Mediterranean shrimp stir-fry

  • daniellespinato1  on  2/10/2017 at 2:43 PM

    The yogurt parfaits with stewed strawberries and pistachio butter sound pretty tasty!

  • t.t  on  2/10/2017 at 6:45 PM

    I've always loved Greek salad, so I'm curious to try the Modern Greek salad

  • Hapa  on  2/11/2017 at 12:01 AM

    Tzatziki! Been looking for a recipe!

  • traculart  on  2/11/2017 at 12:43 PM

    Pan-roasted scallops with warm cinnamon-cauliflower salad! Can't wait!

  • tennyogirl  on  2/11/2017 at 11:12 PM

    Garlicky cauliflower with English peas and mint with roasted salmon

  • ccav  on  2/12/2017 at 11:24 AM

    I am very curious about all the cauliflower recipes, especially the cinnamon-cauliflower one!

  • rosiedunningham  on  2/13/2017 at 10:23 AM

    The chicken souvlaki - delicious!

  • bstewart  on  2/13/2017 at 2:11 PM

    Garlicky cauliflower with English peas and mint with roasted salmon!

  • jenmacgregor18  on  2/13/2017 at 3:40 PM

    chicken souvlaki

  • SKrondak1234  on  2/13/2017 at 4:54 PM

    Pan-roasted chicken with sun-dried tomatoes and olives!

  • gjelizabeth  on  2/13/2017 at 5:53 PM

    the ingredient list for this version of Tuna Melts looks interesting.

  • sgump  on  2/13/2017 at 9:42 PM

    I agree with traculart: pan-roasted scallops with warm cinnamon-cauliflower salad. Sounds fascinating!

  • matag  on  2/14/2017 at 10:23 PM

    Spicy pork sofrito with fennel orange and olives

  • Tarquinflimbim  on  2/15/2017 at 12:04 AM

    Chicken souvlaki looks like what I order at my local med restaurant.

  • ninaarahgnis  on  2/15/2017 at 10:20 AM

    Salmon sushi with warm roasted tomatoes and basil

  • tapeitzman  on  2/15/2017 at 11:18 AM

    Cinnamon-scented cauliflower in tomato sauce with whole wheat rigatoni, olives, raisins, and pine nuts

  • bamato  on  2/15/2017 at 3:10 PM

    Pasta with chicken and roasted tomato pesto. Sounds fab!

  • amylou61  on  2/17/2017 at 6:32 PM

    Broccoli with crispy garlic

  • tcjanes  on  2/19/2017 at 10:33 AM

    Chicken souvlaki.

  • RSW  on  2/21/2017 at 3:03 PM

    tuna Melts.

  • Sfgordon  on  2/23/2017 at 5:07 PM

    garlicky cauliflower with peas and mint, or really any of the cauliflower recipes sound great (with cinnamon? ok!) . Bulgur salad with olives and dates also sounds lovely.

  • infotrop  on  2/23/2017 at 5:30 PM

    Any of the dishes that start with "Spicy," like the Spicy shrimp with cauliflower and broccoli in garlic sauce.

  • Teruska  on  2/24/2017 at 2:55 PM

    The list is long. But, I think first would be Pan-seared spicy tuna with sweet and sour salsa

  • landreotti  on  2/24/2017 at 4:26 PM

    Chicken scaloppine with peppers and onions

  • rrwrites  on  2/24/2017 at 8:15 PM

    Mediterranean tacos or tuna melts

  • hirsheys  on  2/25/2017 at 5:49 PM

    Baked turkey meatballs, definitely.

  • hippiechick1955  on  2/25/2017 at 10:13 PM

    Yum.....Pan Roasted Scallops with warm cinnamon cauliflower salad. Whi says delicious can't be healthy.

  • AnnaZed  on  2/26/2017 at 1:51 AM

    I want to make Greek turkey burgers (page 45) from Live to Eat: Cooking the Mediterranean Way by Michael Psilakis

  • Joy001  on  2/26/2017 at 11:28 AM

    Mediterranean salsa.

  • Marcia1206  on  2/28/2017 at 10:29 PM

    Pan roasted scallops with cinnamon and cauliflower

  • Marcia1206  on  2/28/2017 at 10:36 PM

    Pan roasted scallops with cinnamon and cauliflower

  • hrhacissej  on  3/2/2017 at 1:26 PM

    Chicken souvlaki

  • agale723  on  3/3/2017 at 10:15 PM

    Grilled chicken salad sandwiches (page 46)

  • cocecitycook  on  3/4/2017 at 2:45 AM

    Tuna melt sounds delicious.

  • Grywhp  on  3/4/2017 at 8:33 AM

    Cucumber yogurt dip with crudités and warm pita

  • kayanelson  on  3/4/2017 at 8:44 AM

    Cinnamon scented cauliflower in tomato sauce.

  • choppergirl  on  3/4/2017 at 11:11 AM

    Spicy Mediterranean shrimp stir-fry

  • roxlet  on  3/4/2017 at 11:43 AM

    Littleneck clams in garlic broth sound amazing!

  • rennots  on  3/4/2017 at 3:38 PM

    Grilled lambchops with loaded potatoes

  • p2rex2  on  3/4/2017 at 7:38 PM

    Spicy Shrimp with Cauliflower and Broccoli in Garlic Sauce

  • fiarose  on  3/4/2017 at 7:59 PM

    mm, all of the shrimp dishes look amazing--but probably roasted shrimp with roasted tomato pesto!

  • earthnfire  on  3/4/2017 at 8:02 PM

    Chipotle yogurt sauce

  • AnnaZed  on  3/5/2017 at 12:58 AM

    3/4 I think that I didn't actually put in the twitter link. Here it is:

  • kari500  on  3/6/2017 at 9:55 AM

    The Israeli couscous with shrimp, cauliflower, peas and mint sounds like a fantastic one dish dinner.

  • DFed  on  3/6/2017 at 10:41 AM

    Pan roasted chicken with sun-dried tomatoes and olives sounds yummy!

  • tcjanes  on  3/6/2017 at 5:49 PM

    Chicken souvlaki.

  • kb_mw  on  3/6/2017 at 8:27 PM

    Garlic confit

  • PennyG  on  3/6/2017 at 8:46 PM

    The Broccoli with Crispy Garlic seems like it would be simple but interesting.

  • southerncooker  on  3/10/2017 at 10:20 PM

    Spicy grilled chicken sandwiches with chipotle yogurt sauce

  • Kaseyvclark  on  3/12/2017 at 9:38 AM

    Bulgur salad with olives and dates :)

  • monique.potel  on  3/12/2017 at 1:33 PM

    Spicy grilled chicken sandwiches with chipotle yogurt sauce sounds yummy

  • Uhmandanicole  on  3/13/2017 at 12:46 AM

    The pickled beets with garlic yogurt sounds so interesting and like a great spring/summer dish!

  • JenniferAnne  on  3/13/2017 at 2:01 AM

    Grilled chicken sandwiches with spinach and garlic ricotta is the most tempting recipe to me!

  • Rosesrpink50  on  3/13/2017 at 9:32 AM

    So many good things to choose from, but I will say the Greek Paella.

  • Karla123  on  3/13/2017 at 10:09 AM

    I can't wait for summer in hopes of trying this beautiful "Heirloom tomato salad."

  • heyjude  on  3/13/2017 at 3:25 PM

    Garlicky Cauliflower with peas and mint.

  • glennieglennie  on  3/13/2017 at 6:55 PM

    Hands down, the baked clams a la Grecque!

  • lmhester  on  3/15/2017 at 1:32 PM

    I'd love to try the Mediterranean tacos (page 52)!

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