The latter day moussaka is attributed to Nikolaos Tselementes, an influential Greek chef of the early 20th century who returned to his homeland after stints cooking in Austria and America. Its combination of eggplant ..
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Tselementes, a famous Greek chef who studied in France in the early 19th century did wonders to reclaim moussaka as a national dish.
The Greek recipe would almost certainly have been identical to the Lebanese one had it not been for Tselementes (who you should really read about), the Greek chef who borrowed influences from the French and smothered the …