Vegetarian Easter Soup – Magiritsa

Vegetarian Easter Soup - Magiritsa

After Midnight… Tradition is a great way of keeping touch with our heritage. Did you know that dietary limitations tied to big holidays are usually a well thought of a way to help your body prepare for each season and event? Such is the case with Easter Soup or magiritsa, a sort of stew made from…

Lemon & Thyme Cake Loaf

Lemon & Thyme Cake Loaf

Sweet surprise… It’s a small wonder how herbs find their place in sweet creations, like in the subtle lavender cake posted previously. This new trend of mixing herbs in cakes add another dimension to the experience, as with this recipe. This cake happened almost by mistake…but aren’t mistakes in the kitchen the start of brand…

Orzo Pasta with Courgettes, Lemon and Herbs

Orzo Pasta with Courgette, Lemon & Parsley

Evening Standard… Risottos are a deliciously creamy affair but they are so fussy to make…when I feel lazy… I just take out this orzo pasta recipe from my collection and follow a few basic steps towards a cosy Sunday evening: A light and delicious recipe on my table, The Crown on Netflix, the ideal setting…….

Braised Beef in Lemon Sauce

Braised beef in lemon sauce

Oldies, Goodies… This is a comforting classic dish; beautifully pungent, elegant and tender. It has a nice, lemon flavour that makes it ideal for a cold winter evening, and it can be cooked long before you enjoy it, in order to let it slowly mellow into its sauce. One thing that is very important is…

Lavender Cake with Lemon & Olive Oil

Lavender cake with lemon & olive oil

The Art of Keeping it Simple… This is a cake you will be making, again and again…It involves an easy procedure as it follows the simple steps of an ordinary cake recipe, while at the same time carrying a mix of ingredients that makes this a special affair. Your afternoon cravings will be turned into…