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Arnaldas 2, NICOSIA Mon-Fri 8:00-19:00, Sat 9:00-16:00 The “concept store” type place may seem like something we’ve seen before. That’s not in the case for Art-naldas, which I must say, is more than just a place [...]

Lamb Shank Tagine With Apricot

I eat a lot of lamb in Cyprus. Well, I tend to think a lot of people who are meat eaters in Cyprus tend to eat a lot of lamb in Cyprus. This is an easy [...]

Summer Gazpacho with Foodsaver Stores

By far the easiest way to show off to your guests. A great starter before a BBQ or a proper sit down dinner. This cold, refreshing, soup takes less than 15 minutes and tastes fantastic. The [...]

Tsoureki Recipe (Cyprus Easter Bread)

I have made “tsoureki” before but this time I have decided to perfect it. I wanted to make a combination of low in sugar, soft and sweet Easter bread. This recipe is taken and modified by [...]

Edem’s Yard

Karaoli & Demetriou 8, LARNACA, 99847781 Tue-Sun 9:00-16:00 Their Instagram profile was enough to get a 9 month pregnant lady driving to Larnaca. When you eat for 2 (or 10 in my case), you have to [...]

Easy Vegan Cheese Cakes

The first time I heard of vegan cheese cakes I thought it sounded weird. Same for vegan tiramisu. When I tried them though I was close to becoming addicted. I never thought the day would come [...]

Cito Gourmet Express

Themistokli Dervi 49, LEFKOSIA (NICOSIA), 22591159 Mon-Fri 7:30-20:30, Sat 8:00-20:30 If you haven’t seen it or heard of it, you will. Cito Express combines a high quality delicatessen with everything the modern consumer needs: all-natural, freshly [...]

Vegan Spinach Lasagna with Foodsaver Stores

I am not vegan. But I know a lot of people are, and when creating recipes for Foodsaver Stores, I created a few vegan recipes this year because so many people are vegan.  As I have [...]

Lazaris Bakery Bar

37-39 Agiou Lazarou, LARNACA, 24655700 Tue-Sun 7:30-0:00 They say you first eat with your eyes, and then with the rest of the 4 senses (or 3 rather as I can’t see how you could eat with [...]

Grandma’s octopus in wine sauce recipe with Foodsaver Stores

This is literally my late grandma’s recipe. One of those recipes which have no “right” quantity of each ingredient, but more of a trial-and-error approach. Either way, I did it! Feel free to add more olive [...]

Italian Minestrone Soup Recipe

I am not sure if there is a “proper” Minestrone recipe, all I know this is one of the best ones I’ve tried. Kudos to Mr Jamie (Oliver) who once again, showed he knows what he’s [...]

Chili & Saffron Mussel Risotto with Foodsaver Stores

I have always been a bit nervous about cooking with mussels. But I love to eat them. So I decided to make a recipe that included them. Foodsaver Stores have a great selection of seafood. They [...]