April 28, 2016

Dairy and Gluten Free Vegan Truffles

Vegan Dairy and Gluten Free Truffles

        This is a very quick and easy sweet treat that can be whipped up in minutes. For a dairy and gluten-free vegan treat that will be ready in no time, this is one recipe that can’t be missed!   Ingredients: 255g Vegan Dark Chocolate 90ml Cocotein Coconut Water ½ tsp Vanilla Extract 24g […]

Tsoureki Bread Recipe (Greek Easter Bread)

Tsoureki Greek Easter Bread Recipe

    Greek Easter falls this Sunday and we hope to be heading into London to meet up with family for the service and a big family picnic. If you’re wondering why the Greek Easter falls on a different day, it’s down to it following the Julian calendar rather than the Gregorian. You can find […]

Quick and Easy Homemade Dulce de Leche

dulce de leche closeup

    Dulce de Leche is a dark, creamy, sweet caramel that can be used in many dessert and biscuit recipes to give even the most simple of treats a luxurious boost. You can even spread it on toast or scones or add it to pancakes for a little breakfast treat or add it as […]

Koulourakia (Greek Easter Biscuits)


  Greek Easter, like many Orthodox religions, is based on the Julian calendar rather than the Gregorian calendar that Catholics and many western churches follow. By following the Julian calendar and adhering to the practices of the early Christian church, it ensures that Easter is never celebrated on or before passover. As a result, the […]

Paddy Cooks… Lemon, Ricotta and Pea Linguine

Lemon, Ricotta and Pea Linguine Paddy Cooks

    The 8-year-old kid chef has been back in the kitchen this week – several times, in fact. Keen to hone his skills and to continue making good, tasty food for the family, he decided to create this recipe. We are certainly not complaining as it really is delicious. At this rate, Paddy’s plans […]

A Traditional Hashweh Recipe

hashweh recipe

    I first tried this recipe just over a year ago when I visited my very old (as in ‘known a long time’ and definitely not as in ‘aged’) friends from my college days. This rice and meat recipe is a dish from the Middle East which is traditionally used as a stuffing but can also […]