Mediterranean tabbouleh

Sandra Choremi_Mediterranean tabbouleh

Mix and match a salad in no time, as long as the vegetables are fresh and crunchy and herbs are aromatic …Bright green flecks of herbs make this an  an eye-catching salad dish… Mediterranean tabbouleh Ingredients: 1 red onion, finely chopped 150 g cherry tomatoes, quartered ½ cucumber, deseeded and finely chopped 1 sweet red pepper, deseeded and finely chopped 2 handfuls finely chopped…

Warm and Spicy Bar Nuts

Warm and spicy bar nuts

A Man’s World…. Their inviting aroma, as the nuts are roasting in the oven, until they are served next to a heavy, crystal glass of whiskey on the rocks, is the perfect combination… Sweet and Spicy… Warm & Spicy Bar Nuts Ingredients 120 g cashews 120 g Brazil nuts 120 g hazelnuts 120 g walnuts 120 g pecans 120 g whole almonds 2 tablespoons rosemary, fresh, coarsely chopped…

Pasta With Spinach Lemon & Walnuts

Pasta with spinach lemon & walnuts

Little Wonder  The earthy flavours of spinach and walnuts, combined with the acidity of the lemon, soon bring you back to the familiarity of being grounded — those natural and basic sensations. Pasta With Spinach Lemon & Walnuts Ingredients 4 tablespoons virgin olive oil 3 cloves garlic, peeled and minced 150 g walnuts chopped 200 g baby spinach, washed and dried ¼ cup lemon juice 1 tablespoon lemon zest…

Kyria Lilas’ Melomakarona

Every year, around this time, a “sweet dilemma” of choices and tastes… Kourambiedes or melomakarona? Starting in early December, at home we start baking… The word “melomakarona” is a combination of meli, which means “honey,” and makaronia, which comes from the ancient Greek word makaria, meaning “blessed”. Μrs Lila, my good friend Maria’s, mother, makes her famous delicate Christmas bites…

Walnut Raisin Bread 

Walnut Raisin Bread

The Classics I used to bake this bread in dinner parties may years ago because it was an easy recipe and a delicious too, A it is the perfect match for your chutneys and favourite cheeses. Walnut Raisin Bread Ingredients 150 g strong wholewheat flour 150 g plain flour, plus a little extra for dusting 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon dried yeast 200 ml warm water…