Authentic culinary experiences at Blue Palace!

By Journey to Greece on May 13, 2014

Treat yourself to new authentic culinary experiences or savor diverse cuisines in each of the five restaurants at Blue Palace Resort & Spa.

A luxury resort in Greece with exceptional charm, architecture and style, Blue Palace Resort & Spa is the perfect hideaway to combine island luxe accommodations, authentic cuisine and a soothing retreat for the senses.

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A CRETAN FEAST

There are so many opportunities to celebrate life in Crete: good music, endless dances and the festival culture under the full moon, next to the sea, within vineyards or on the top of the mountains. Feasts all over the island celebrate religious holidays, weddings or baptisms and they are always an occasion to eat, drink and celebrate life with family and friends. Usually these occasions are confined to locals.

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This year we are introducing a brand new experience at Blue Palace: the Cretan Feast.  Guests of Blue Palace Resort and Spa will have the opportunity to discover a unique ritual: large bonfires will be lit at our private beach for the slow cooking of the famous “antikristo” lamb; local producers will join to showcase a wide variety of Cretan products, from honey, olive oil and herbs to clay pottery and Cretan artifacts. Authentic local delicacies and stone oven baked bread will be prepared on the spot, all under the distinct tunes of Cretan lyra. Guest will enjoy this unique cultural and gastronomical experience, while rejoicing in a landscape of breathtaking beauty by the sea and enjoying the unmatched facilities and unparalleled service of Blue Palace Resort & Spa.

PICNIC AT BLUE PALACE

At Blue Palace dining is an unmatched experience, with a diverse range of options and a variety of delectable dishes created from fine ingredients. Choose our Picnic Package to enjoy a delicious lunch, with a selection of homemade dishes, light snacks; fresh bread and Greek wine, all packed in a traditional picnic basket. You can choose to enjoy this picnic lunch at a boat trip, sailing around the coastline of Elounda or to combine it with any other recreational activity. This package includes two types of menu, customized to your needs. It is a great opportunity to enjoy an al fresco romantic meal for couples or the perfect opportunity for some family bonding!

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