Chocolate Bergamot Bundt Cake

Chocolate Bergamot Bundt Cake

I think this may be one of the best things I have ever made. It’s always nice when you 1. make things with fruits that have literally been picke...

Butternut Squash Pies (Kolokotes)

Butternut Squash Pies (Kolokotes)

Is anyone else ready for cold weather, clouds, rain and the onset of winter? Or is it just me. I love the fact that Cyprus is sunny and warm virtually...

Tahini Rolls

Tahini Rolls

I have spent a good week learning how and perfecting the art of making “tahinopittes” – the very traditional Cypriot sweet tahini pi...

Carob (

Carob ("Charoupi") Cake With Coconut

This week I got my air conditioner fixed. Hurray! OK, while this probably means very little to you, for me, this was a very exciting day. You see, I h...

Cyprus Easter Bread (Flaounes)

Cyprus Easter Bread (Flaounes)

It’s April. I have begun noticing more cheese hanging in stockings outside my aunt’s house. Which means “flaouna”-making season is jus...

Halloumi & Mint Scones

Halloumi & Mint Scones

This is a combination of Cyprus flavour with an English tradition, the scone. The end result: halloumi & mint scones. It is a twist on the traditi...

Cyprus Cuisine

“Cyprus Cuisine” is scheduled for release by Whitecap Books in 2o21. Christina Loucas shares over 75 recipes that showcase the very best of Cypriot cooking.

Cyprus Cuisine