They are only hours away from the beginning of the fifth Sfakian Pie Festival ( Σφακιανής Πίτας ), which starts today at 20.30 in Chora Sfakion in the south of Crete. The hosts will welcome guests with rich traditional food, wine, crayfish and lots of famous Sfakian pies. The festival will be accompanied by music by Giorgos Magellakis, who will perform with his band. Therefore, if anyone of you is now around Chora Sfakion, we strongly encourage you to take part in this event today. It's going to be an amazing and delicious party in a hot Cretan atmosphere. This festival is organized by the Sfakia Culture Association and this year it will be held for the first time in the new port of Chora Sfakion.
Under the link below you will find some photos from last year's festival.
We also remind you that Σφακιανής Πίτας is a traditional dish of the Sfakia region, from which the name of the dish comes. It is simply a cake that is kneaded together with mizithra or anthotyros cheese and poured with honey after frying ....