Category: Recipes

Spiced nectarine cake

Spiced nectarine cake

I often wondered whether Chinese five spice would work in cake, as well as all its individual spices do..With nectarines being in season and sold in abundance everywhere at the moment, I thought marrying the two sounded like a good match! And it was! Really […]

Strawberry chia pudding with mango and banana purée 
Mango & blueberry frozen yoghurt bark
Cinnamon drizzle cake with pear and honey

Cinnamon drizzle cake with pear and honey

This recipe came about through Elisabeth’s need for cake and my luck of ingredients.. Olive oil replaced other fats since there was nothing else in the house and the pears were desperately needing consumed as not the most seasonal or popular fruit in our house […]

Barbecued chicken and haloumi souvlaki with politiki salad
Chocolate orange marble cakes with toasted marshmallow topping
Christine’s lamb stovies

Christine’s lamb stovies

If you ever passed Scotland and did not try stovies, this is your chance! Stovies are basically a potato and onion dish that is great for using leftovers, very warming and comforting. Whether it is a winter tea or supper for four, or a large […]

Soula’s coconut macaroons or bouboukakia

Soula’s coconut macaroons or bouboukakia

This recipe is a very recent addition to our family favourites. I always loved coconut macaroons, they are quite popular in Greek patisseries. Recently one of my Greek cousins posted a photo of her baked coconut macaroons on social media and I instantly thought I […]

Sugar free blueberry & banana oaty muffins

Sugar free blueberry & banana oaty muffins

This is a great recipe that produces soft, fruity muffins, sugar free but full of flavour! Great as a healthy kids or mummy snack or breakfast on the go. I found this recipe at the Wings and Roots website where Beth shares some great recipes, crafts ideas and […]

Slow cooked smoked ham hock with cannellini beans