This week’s recipes

Apple Pie Smoothie Apple Pie Smoothie
  • 2 servings
  • 5 mins

Apple Pie Smoothie

Egg Salad with Carrots Egg Salad with Carrots
  • 6 servings
  • 15 mins

Egg Salad with Carrots

Pasta with Roquefort Sauce Pasta with Roquefort Sauce
  • 6 servings
  • 15 mins

Pasta with Roquefort Sauce

Cheese Croquettes Cheese Croquettes
  • 14 pieces
  • 1 hr 10 mins

Cheese Croquettes

Returning to Greece: Eating our way round Rhodes and Ikaria

Returning to Greece: Eating our way round Rhodes and Ikaria

My husband and I are both Greek (as you may have guessed, if you’ve been following the blog!). He is from Ikaria, I am from Rhodes. We’ve lived away from Greece for three years now, but our homeland never seemed too far away - we enjoyed...
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Top 5 side dishes to accompany Greek recipes

Top 5 side dishes to accompany Greek recipes

Wondering what you should cook to best accompany your Greek recipe? Just as in the UK fish would be lost without chips, there are many Greek dishes that wouldn’t be what they are without their accompaniment! My top 5 Greek side dishes are a little more flexible than...
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Ham and Cheese Pie Ham and Cheese Pie
  • 15 servings
  • 50 mins

Ham and Cheese Pie

This ham and cheese pie is a homemade version of something you often find in Greek bakeries and pastry shops. It’s a great snack that I include in the...
Custard and Jelly Dessert Custard and Jelly Dessert
  • 12 servings
  • 5 hr 10 mins

Custard and Jelly Dessert

This custard jelly dessert is a real classic sweet that often appears at our family gatherings in Greece. It’s rather simple, with three layers - a biscuity base, custard...
Spaghetti Bolognese Spaghetti Bolognese
  • 6 servings
  • 45 mins

Spaghetti Bolognese

Ok, so my ‘traditional spaghetti bolognese’ is something you likely wouldn’t see in Italy! Contrary to popular belief, Italians wouldn’t eat spaghetti Bolognese - they would more likely...
Healthy Cookie Rocks Healthy Cookie Rocks
  • 14 pieces
  • 45 mins

Healthy Cookie Rocks

This recipe for filling, oat-based cookies is probably the healthiest biscuit recipe I’ve come up with so far! And ok, healthy might be a stretch, but the recipe has...
Authentic Greek Tzatziki Authentic Greek Tzatziki
  • 6 servings
  • 10 mins

Authentic Greek Tzatziki

Tzatziki is probably one of those Greek recipes that needs no introduction! This famous dip is a creamy and refreshing mixture of thick Greek yoghurt, cucumber, garlic and olive oil....
Orange Filo Pie Orange Filo Pie
  • 12 servings
  • 1 hr 10 mins

Orange Filo Pie

I always do lots of research to make sure a recipe is exactly how I want; I usually try a few iterations, varying ingredients and quantities to finely tune the...
Healthy Banana Oat Pancakes Healthy Banana Oat Pancakes
  • 8 servings
  • 20 mins

Healthy Banana Oat Pancakes

I don’t know about you, but sometimes food goes down a lot better when it seems like a ‘treat’! These healthy banana oat pancakes are a real ‘treat’ -...
Spinach Tart Spinach Tart
  • 8 servings
  • 1 hr 40 mins

Spinach Tart

I like to make a good old spinach pie, a Spanakopita, but this mixes up that old favourite into something new. The perfect picnic piece, this tart is savoury and...

It’s all about the dessert!

Orange Filo Pie Orange Filo Pie
  • 12 servings
  • 1 hr 10 mins

Orange Filo Pie

Fanouropita Vegan Spiced Cake Fanouropita Vegan Spiced Cake
  • 16 servings
  • 55 mins

Fanouropita Vegan Spiced Cake

Healthy Cookie Rocks Healthy Cookie Rocks
  • 14 pieces
  • 45 mins

Healthy Cookie Rocks

Wine Cookies with Sesame Wine Cookies with Sesame
  • 36 pieces
  • 30 mins

Wine Cookies with Sesame