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  • n. Plural form of dolmade.


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  • So for like a week, I've been promising Josh that I'd make Greek food for dinner so we could put a hurting on all the dolmades and tzatziki we've acquired.

    Archive 2009-05-01

  • At the last Greek festival we went to my parents bought a 10,000 pound can of dolmades (am I exaggerating?).

    Archive 2009-05-01

  • So large, in fact, that last night I scooped up some of my chicken mayo and rolled it in a basil leaf that had grown to the size of a piece of lettuce and stuffed it in my mouth, dolmades style.

    Nigel Slater's chicken, basil mayonnaise and summer plum pudding recipes

  • A citrus spark lights up the cigar-shaped dolmades, in which Swiss chard replaces the usual grape leaves, and the traditional rice-and-pine-nut filling finds room for pomegranate molasses.

    Tom Sietsema on Agora: A restaurateur turns to Turkey for revamp

  • At 1am tonight, I found myself leaning over my sink -- in my PJs -- eating delicious vegan dolmades that my roommate Christine made.


  • We had glanced at the menu, ordered the same thing—the vegetarian meze—and when it had arrived, both started with the dolmades, then moved on to the hummus.

    Songs of Love & Death

  • A new take on Greek dolmades, grape leaves which are usually stuffed with rice and meat or lentils.

    The Food Matters Cookbook

  • On Sunday we had a gang of family over, so we just went down to the Drive to a Middle Eastern grocery store and set out a buffet of flatbreads and buns, dips and spreads, olives, vegetarian dolmades stuffed grape leaves, vegetable relishes and salads, and a bowl of strawberries.

    Archive 2009-04-01

  • Known as dolmades in Greece and simply as vine leaves elsewhere, it's probably no accident that leaves of the grape vine are used in this manner in a region not noted for the quality of its wines; quality sometimes so poor that the Greeks came to add pine resin to certain wines retsina and thought it an improvement!

    Archive 2009-02-01

  • However, the dolmades, along with keftedes, could all be ordered with the other three as a super meze plate of five things.

    Le Petit Greek - No Method to the Madness of Taste


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  • Essentially, seasoned rice wrapped with grape leaves and marinated.

    March 12, 2008