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Cross-Atlantic Valentine Nutty Brownies

February 7, 2015

Sometimes I a bit like Alice in Wonderland. I have been watching a lot of…

Apricot Jam Cookies (“Pasta Flora”)

December 16, 2014

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

And then it was green…A Lemon-Ginger Poppyseed Cake with Clementine-Vanilla Glaze

November 29, 2014

In Cyprus, one day you wake up in November and it’s winter. The weather has…

Syrupy Rosewater Semolina Cake (Modern “Kalo Prama”)

June 30, 2014

  Doesn’t it feel like summer has started? When I was little I remember finishing…

Cypriot Almond Balls & Raspberry Bday Cake

April 17, 2014

It’s a pretty special birthday for me. I turned 34 this year and while not…

Bougatsa with an optional Coconut Twist

March 6, 2014

Who out there has a food ritual? I have two. The first is eating cheddar…

Bitter Orange & Vanilla Marmalade (“Kitromila Marmelada”)

January 26, 2014

It’s funny how your tastes can change as you grow older. I was never a…

Starbucks Style Hot Chocolate

December 15, 2013

OK, so I was sort of hesitant to put “Starbucks Style” in the title of…

Cyprus Almond Shortbread (“Kourabiedes”)

December 9, 2013

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

Classic Carrot Cake

November 17, 2013

Thank YOU. Wherever you are, Greece, United States, Cyprus, Australia, Canada, England, Italy, Sweden.  To…