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Category: Christmas Recipes


December 19, 2015

  Κάθε χρόνο φτιάχνω αυτά τα Κυπριακά αμυγδαλωτά μπισκότα που λέγονται ‘κουραμπιέδες’. Μπορώ να φανταστώ…

Apricot Jam Cookies (“Pasta Flora”)

December 16, 2014

(Hi, I posted this recipe last year, but because it is Christmas and one of…

Honey Doughnuts – Loukoumades

January 2, 2014

“I’m still writing 1997 on my checks” – Sarah Silverman. That’s kinda how I feel….

Orange-Brandy Cake (Vasilopita)

December 29, 2013

Thank you 2013. Goodbye 2013. You were a wonderful year. I took a photography course….

Chocolate Praline Yule Log

December 21, 2013

I just ate a piece of this cake for breakfast. Yup, no shame. I don’t…

Mocha Truffles (with Cyprus Coffee)

If I was stranded on a desert (or dessert – haha) island and had only…

Christmas Bread “Christopsomo”

December 19, 2013

For a moment, I thought I had run out of Cypriot Christmas dishes to make….

Cyprus Almond Shortbread (“Kourabiedes”)

December 9, 2013

“Kourabiedes” are another Christmas classic in a Cypriot kitchen. They make their appearance every December,…

Honey Cookies (“Melomakarona”)

December 5, 2013

“Melomakarona” are cookies sweetened with honey and spices. In English, I’d call them “honey cookies”….


October 31, 2013

Top 5 Tips To Making Perfect Baklava Does anyone else think that baklava sounds like…