Tsoureki-Chocolate Cake  (Tsoureki)

Tsoureki-Chocolate Cake (Tsoureki)

Just a quick post to say this is my latest recipe for Taste Magazine – their Easter issue. We are getting pretty close to Greek Easter (Cypriot ...

Cyprus Almond Shortbread (Kourabiedes)

Cyprus Almond Shortbread (Kourabiedes)

“Kourabiedes” are another Christmas classic in a Cypriot kitchen. They make their appearance every December, and usually disappear within a week (...

Apricot Jam Cookies (Pasta Flora)

Apricot Jam Cookies (Pasta Flora)

(Hi, I posted this recipe last year, but because it is Christmas and one of my favourites I thought I would re-share on the front page. So I’m w...

Orange-Brandy Cake (Vasilopita)

Orange-Brandy Cake (Vasilopita)

Thank you 2013. Goodbye 2013. You were a wonderful year. I took a photography course. Started my food blog. And met a guy. So all in all, I liked 2013...

Skillet Blackberry Apple Crumble

Skillet Blackberry Apple Crumble

What I love about this dessert? Sometimes fruit desserts can take a little long to make, especially if you are making pie dough. So what I love about ...

Classic Tiramisu

Classic Tiramisu

So I know it has been ages since I have regularly posted. I am really happy to be working with Foodsaver again this year to create 12 recipes, some wi...

Coconut Cake - 2 ways

Coconut Cake - 2 ways

This recipe makes the easiest and most delicious coconut celebration cake. If you are craving simplicity, you can make it in a bundt pan – just ...

Frozen Chocolate Cheesecake

Frozen Chocolate Cheesecake

PART OF THE “WHEN AFRODITE’S KITCHEN MEETS FOODSAVER SERIES”It’s August in Cyprus. Which means it’s really hot, and most...

Cyprus Cuisine

“Cyprus Cuisine” written by Christina Loucas is scheduled for release by Whitecap Books in 2o21 in the US, Canada, Australia, the UK and Europe. Christina Loucas shares over 75 recipes that showcase the very best of Cypriot cooking in Cyprus Cuisine.

Cyprus Cuisine