Wild Asparagus with Crumbled Feta Cheese

Wild Asparagus with Feta Cheese

Wild Spring… Spring calls for fresh morning hikes up where everything is fresh and inviting… I always come back with a small veggie trophy to prepare and enjoy, a momento of my fleeting brush with nature. Sometimes I also come back with unexpected bites from the creatures I accidentally encounter, so be warned… This is…

Caramelized Squash, Pine Nuts and Golden Raisins Topped with Warm Goat Cheese

Caramelized-squash-pine-nuts-and-golden-raisins-topped-with-warm-goat-cheese

It is funny how a favourite recipe turns into a trend that you suddenly find everywhere you look. Before you know it, the Instagram is filled with stylised snapshots of homemade experiments and restaurant – refined masterpieces, #nomnom hashtags all along your timeline. Up until now, the craze was about eggs benedict and, the ruler…

Caramelized Brussels Sprouts with Apples & Bacon

Caramelized Brussels sprouts with apples & bacon

In Season! Walking around open markets in a fresh, cool winter breeze, and catching a good glimpse of what is in season. Following nature is something that I always abide by, in my eating habits… These are a few of my favourite things… Time for the cabbage family to enter the menu: broccoli, cabbage, and especially…

Baby Carrots with Truffle Vinaigrette

Baby carrots with truffle vinaigrette

Love your Roots Carrots: the crunchy and colourful root whose name derives from the Greek word “karoton”. You see, “kar” comes from the word “keras”, and it was used to describe anything that had a horn-like shape! These little earth dwellers called carrots are so rich in antioxidants and nutrients; they are basically a shield…

Courgette Chips

Courgette chips

The Crunch This recipe I am posting for you today holds a definitive link to lovely summer nights, spent in great company and with excellent food for everyone to share. These crunchy courgette chips always remind me of my dear friend, Christo Krimeas, and our favourite restaurant Christo  in the island village of Naoussa… His lovely…