We love chicken and olives, so this dish just makes sense to us. If you & your family enjoy Greek flavors, then this spicy casserole will quickly become a favorite in your household.
In Greece, grape leaves are picked when they are young and tender and used to wrap small packets of savory rice as well as whole fish. A very delicious Greek plate is stuffed grape leaves with rice.
Souvlakia comes from the Greek word, souvla, meaning spit or skewer. These kabobs are very popular in Greece and are ideal for cooking on a barbecue.
Wash and wipe dry the tomatoes and peppers. Slice off pepper tops and discard the seeds. Slice off the tops of tomatoes, and carefully scoop out most of the pulp.
In a large bowl, combine the ground meat, chopped onion, rice, herbs, olive oil, and seasonings. Knead for a few minutes, shape the mixture into small balls, and roll them in flour. Set aside.