|~ As we speak, Lamb is the most populated livestock in the world.
~ It is believed that Lamb (Sheep) is originally domesticated in Asia and the Middle East about 10,000 years ago.
~ Lamb is not only a good source of meat but is also cultivated for its skin and wool.
~ Lamb has been considered, since the Ancient Times as a religious symbol.
~ In the Ancient Greece, lamb was the animal used for sacrificing to the Gods of Olympus.
~ When choosing Lamb as a meal there are a few things you should know before buying it.
~ In order to know that is fresh, the meat should be firm and have a pinkish color.
~ Also, any fat around the meat should be white and not yellow.
~ Arni (Lamb), is the most used meat among the Greek population wherever they may be.
~ For a Greek, there is no Easter without having the traditional Lamb on the skewer.
~ Lamb on the skewer can be done either as a whole or in big pieces of meat.
~ Either way is done is delicious and very appetizing.
~ Some of the most popular dishes one can find in the Greek Cuisine are: