Even with their sights set on eternal glory, the well-greaved Achaeans besieging Troy had to break for dinner. Today's Groupon to Taste of Crete brings a bounty of gourmet Greek foodstuffs from across the wine-dark sea. Choose betwen two options:
- $10 for $20 worth of merchandise purchased in-store
- $10 for $20 worth of merchandise purchased online
Owned and operated by a passionate Greek family, the colorful and cozy interior of Taste of Crete houses authentic edibles for any special or casual occasion, including 8.8-ounce jars of Heather Honey from central Greece ($10.99), extra virgin olive oil pressed from the famed Koroneiki olives of Crete ($13.99 for a 500 ml bottle), flaky baklava ($17.99), and a range of freshly prepared meals, just in time for dinner or post-dinner sculpturing (see more items here). For online orders, Taste of Crete offers free shipping to anywhere in New Jersey; the shop also offers free shipping to anywhere in the United States for orders totaling $99 or more. This Groupon may be applied toward classes.
- Esther Luongo Psarakis may have a familiar-sounding story, but what she sells at Taste of Crete, her specialty food company and store in Hillsborough, is out of the ordinary. The treats include a spread called tomato caviar...and a dessert topping of figs in honey with chocolate and ginger – Kelly Feeney, New York Times
- Although Taste of Crete has a significantly strong Greek flavor, it is a bit eclectic and multicultural with its offerings. – Somerset Reporter
400 Route 206 S
Hillsborough, New Jersey 08844Get Directions