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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 [...]

The Daily Roast

Esperides 2C, Akropoli,  NICOSIA (LEFKOSIA) Mon-Fri 7-19:00, Sat 9:00-16:00 Please note there is a Daily Roast in the centre of Nicosia on Gerasimou Markora st which only serves snacks. Check out the older review Let’s be honest, speciality [...]

Broccoli & Cheddar Soup recipe

God I love soup season. Before I started making vegetable soups (basically anything besides “avgolemoni” and “trahana”), I thought they were so difficult to make. It was only later I realised it’s just veggies blended. Add [...]

Top 10 Posts for February 2018

10. Bizzy Bee – NICOSIA 9. Bakery Gourmet Kafeneio – LIMASSOL 8. Seed of Happiness – NICOSIA 7. To Patrikon – Tersefanou 6. EcoHome Store – NICOSIA 5. Barbacoa BBQ – LIMASSOL 4. Wood ‘n’ Fire  – [...]

Bottega Amaro

Pindarou 14, Nicosia (LEFKOSIA), 22777270 Mon-Sun 10am-1am Stylish yet cosy, traditional yet modern, casual yet great for a night out, that’s Bottega Amaro for you. I can’t say I wasn’t happy when I heard it was [...]

Classic Tiramisu with Foodsaver

I am really happy to be working with Foodsaver again this year to create 12 recipes, some with a very healthy focus, which fits more in line with the fact that I have managed to lose [...]

Top 10 posts for the past year

10. Galette Bakery – LIMASSOL 9. Huga Studio – NICOSIA 8. Kika’s Garden – PAPHOS 7, Barbacoa BBQ – LIMASSOL 6. Pralina Experience – NICOSIA 5. To Patrikon – Tersefanou village 4. Bakery – Kafeneio – LIMASSOL [...]


36 Kypranoros Street, Shops 16-22, 22380707, NICOSIA Style conscious and environmentally aware, sustainable and eco-friendly items with anything from freshly-made face creams to handmade soya candles with products supporting local makers…I don’t know if that caught your attention, [...]

Your “not so average” Xmas guide

I was thinking about a Xmas post and with all this “new age” cooking all around, I thought of the “not so typical” options to choose from for this holiday season. The gluten free “melomakarona”, the “Rudolf [...]

Christmas Pumpkin Bread

Some recipes you make once and then you don’t make again until probably next year. Some recipes are so easy and the result is so yummy that you just keep going back to them again and [...]

5 tips for the perfect Art de la Table

A beautiful dinner is not just about a beautiful table. It’s not just about amazing food, great company, perfect ambience, good wine, the best dessert. It’s rather…all of the above. I am already trying to contribute [...]

Rosemary-Garlic Roast Beef & Yorkshire Puddings

Part of the “Afrodite’s Kitchen Meets Foodsaver” Series I bought a beautiful Black Angus Rib Eye Roast, prime rib as I know it in North America, from Foodsaver. I also bought a few ingredients in order [...]