Catherine Pappas
Catherine Pappas
Cook & Enjoy with Love!
Long Island, NY, United States
Joined January 23, 2010
Intermediate Cook
Featured Author
All star, Top Photographer, 12564 CookEatShare points

About me

I am Catherine Pappas, author of the blog 'Living the Gourmet.' I enjoy creating new dishes and sharing them with the ones I love. I share my recipes with you, so that you may do the same.

Cooking Influences

My Mom and Dad


  • kathy
    I was looking for boneless chicken breast recipes and when I came across yours I lost my appetite it looks nasty need to take it off
  • J. Gino Genovesi
    J. Gino Genovesi
    Nice work. J. Gino
  • Gail Burack
    Thank you Catherine! It will a pleasure trying new recipes. I hope you will enjoy mine as well.
    • Nazzareno Casha
      Good morning, Catherine from Malta I am looking forward to your brilliant recipes. I you like I can send you some of my traditional Maltese recipes just tell me where I can upload these recipes.
      • Risa Jane
        Risa Jane
        Hello Catherine,
        Thank you for invited me to your group!
        • TinaH.
          Hi Catherine,
          Just signed up to this website. I see your last name is Pappas. Sounds Greek to me. Which I am also. I would like get easy French pastries recipes.
          • Aparna Anurag
            Aparna Anurag
            hi, i am very happy to be in you network, i love cooking and having passion for cookin i m from India but live in USA and running one blog on Food to see you soon.
            hv a nyc day :-)
            • Salad Foodie
              Salad Foodie
              Glad you're back, Catherine. You have been missed, and I'm looking forward to seeing your posts again.
              • rehanasheikh
                hai catherine,nice meeting, a great chef like u. pls,keep in touch.
                • Ol'Chicago
                  Hi Catherine, I have really enjoyed looking over and trying your recipes, you are a resourceful and imaginative chef, sound shortcuts when their possible, from quick satisfying meals to complex preparation, it has been my privilege and pleasure to "look over your shoulder"
                  thank you.
                  • rebecca Horton
                    rebecca Horton
                    i am going to start with you.
                    • Dena
                      Hello Catherine I just added u to follow .. as I saw you amongst the Top Chef's on here looking forward to looking through your recipes!!! ..sometime I hope to add some of mine! working at home as a caregiver to my daughter does not give me much free time.. but I have some favorites I'd like to share on this great recipe site..Thank-you for your work I'm about to look into!!! Dena Western Canada :)
                      • Catherine Pappas
                        Catherine Pappas
                        Dear Dena, Thannk you for your kind words. I look forward to sharing recipes with you as well. If you are interested, I have a few foodie groups on this site and I would love to invite. If you have any recipes you would like to add feel is also a wonderful way to meet new cooks/chefs. Blessings to you, Catherine
                      • Swapna Chandran Dinesh
                        Swapna Chandran Dinesh
                        I love your blog and the recipes..
                        • Catherine Pappas
                          Catherine Pappas
                          Thank you, Swapa, you are very kind. Blessings~
                        • connie
                          I always look forward to checking my email for your recipes. I love the variety. Wonderful, flavorful dishes! Thank you so much!!
                          • Catherine Pappas
                            Catherine Pappas
                            Dear Connie, Thank you so, so much...that means the world to me! As you can tell, I am a regular contributor to the site so there is always something new to share. Blessings to you!
                          • Sutapa Ghosh
                            Sutapa Ghosh
                            Hi Catherine,
                            Thanks for the invite. Lovely group and wonderful theme!
                            Keep up the good job we friends are with you dear!:)
                            • Catherine Pappas
                              Catherine Pappas

                              Dear Sutapa, Thank you for being a part of the group. Thank you for kind words. Blessings my dearest friend, Catherine
                            • myra byanka
                              myra byanka

                              Have added new group "Vegetables." Will send some of your wonderful recipes there.

                              Myra Byanka
                              • cheryl mc coy
                                cheryl mc coy
                                Hi Catherine do u have a recipe for Greek apple cake....i lost mine!
                                thnaks cheryl.
                                • Winelady Cooks
                                  Winelady Cooks
                                  Hi Catherine, thank you so much for inviting me to your group Spice It Up. I look forward to sharing with everyone.

                                  • Risa Jane
                                    Risa Jane
                                    Hi Catherine,
                                    Thank you for invited me to Spice it up. I was so happy!!
                                    • Catherine Pappas
                                      Catherine Pappas
                                      Thank you for accepting the invite, Risa!! I too am happy to have you a part of the group! Blessings~
                                    • myra byanka
                                      myra byanka

                                      I lived in Athens in the early seventies. I loved pork souvlaki and horiatiki. Will look at your recipes this week.


                                      • Catherine Pappas
                                        Catherine Pappas
                                        Thank you, Myra!!! Do enjoy my recipes...Blessings~
                                      • judee
                                        Thanks for the invite to the group Spice it Up . I just joined and added my Moroccan Spiced Carrot Soup!
                                        • Catherine Pappas
                                          Catherine Pappas
                                          Thank you, Judee!!! I am glad to have you in the group! Blessings my friend~
                                        • Judit Hogya Demcsak
                                          Judit Hogya Demcsak
                                          Hello Catherine!
                                          I am very pleased to meet you!
                                          I looked and all your recipes are wonderful and delicious!
                                          Grazie mille! Buona serata!
                                          • Catherine Pappas
                                            Catherine Pappas
                                            Dear Judit, I am so pleased to hear that...thank you so much. I hope you enjoy my recipes! Blessings dear one~
                                          • Malli
                                            Hello Catherine
                                            I am delighted to follow you here and always look forward to your brilliant foodie creations!!
                                            • alma cruz
                                              alma cruz
                                              please accept me as your follower... i want to learn more especially in baking thank you....
                                              • Pat Hinkel
                                                Pat Hinkel
                                                Great to meet you. Look forward to following your blog.

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