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I am of Greek descent but I was born in Australia. Although my name sounds very Greek, I didn't actually grow up close to the culture. I am invited to a dinner party to a friend's house, and they have only just moved from Greece. Of course, I always went to dinner parties put on my family, but this is different. Usually my family would tell me what to bring and I don't have to think about gifts. What do you bring to a friend's house during a dinner party? Wine? Food?
 

Sandyrigo

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The Greek culture is unfamiliar with the concept of pot luck, so if you bring a dish to share it’s generally safe to go with sweets. Also, a bottle of wine is a nice gesture.
 

k_tsoukalas

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The Greek culture is unfamiliar with the concept of pot luck, so if you bring a dish to share it’s generally safe to go with sweets. Also, a bottle of wine is a nice gesture.
I agree with this! I would just bring wine or chocolates or something.
 
Quick update - I decided to just bring wine and it went over well!
 
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