Local Food

Bourekia with aubergine, halloumi and walnuts

Ingredients For the dough: 2 ½ cups of flour 2 ½ tablespoons of sunflower oil 1/3 teaspoon salt ½ - 3/4 cups lukewarm water For the filling: 3 medium aubergines 3/4 cup...

Aubergine salad with pomegranate and walnuts

Ingredients 1 kg of large aubergines (2-3 aubergines, weigh them when you buy them) 60 g (About 1/3 cup) strained yoghurt 2 tablespoons of...

Wholewheat orzo with chicken and broccoli

Ingredients 1 medium broccoli cut (if you will use frozen broccoli, you will need about 2 well-filled cups) ¼ cup olive oil 4 chicken...

Mayonnaise

Method 2 egg yolks 1 teaspoon mustard 1 pinch of sugar 1 tablespoon of lemon juice 180 ml (3/4 cups) of corn oil or...

Cold guacamole soup with fresh salmon

Ingredients 600 gr fresh salmon fillet 1 red hot chili pepper (or a piece of it), peeled and chopped 1 fresh onion, finely chopped ½ cup fresh coriander...

Chicken with cabbage and shrimps

Ingredients 500 gr chicken fillets cut in thin slices 6 tablespoons soy sauce 1 tablespoon + 1 teaspoon teaspoon corn flour 4 tablespoons of...

Goat’s cheese salad with oven-baked vegetables

Ingredients 1 ½ bunch of spinach, leaves only 12 tomatoes 8 mushrooms cut into quarters 1 red + 1 yellow + 1 green pepper, cut in squares, without...

Roast pork with avocado and soy sauce

Ingredients 600-700 gr. pork Sunflower oil or corn oil 4 ripe avocados 100 ml (6 ½ tablespoons) soy sauce 15-20 fresh onions 4 tablespoons...

Chicken wrap with avocado sauce

Ingredients For the chicken: 4 pieces chicken breast 1 red pepper 1 green pepper 4 tablespoons of olive oil ½ teaspoon of garlic powder Salt...

Rice pudding brulee with cherry spoon sweet

Ingredients 2 cups milk 2 cups whipping cream 1 cup rice 3 tablespoons of cornflour 4 tablespoons of sugar 6 tablespoons of rosewater 1 teaspoon of cinnamon 3 tablespoons of blond sugar 4...

Farfalle with salmon, spinach and lemon-yoghurt cream

Ingredients 500 gr farfalle 2 tablespoons of olive oil 1 small onion, finely chopped 1 clove of garlic, melted 4 fillets of salmon without skin and bone 1/3 cups white...

Yoghurt marinated lamb skewers

Ingredients 1 kg of lamb thigh, cut into cubes of about 4 cm 2 cups (About 400 g) plain yoghurt (full-fat) 1 ½ cup...

Easter Tsoureki

Ingredients 700gr. Flour 200gr. Water (slightly warm) 42gr. Fresh yeast 115gr. Lurpak® butter 170gr. Sugar 3 eggs 1½ teaspoon ground Mahlab 1 teaspoon...

Vegetable Paella

Method 1/3 cup olive oil 350gr. mushrooms 1 large red onion, sliced 2 cloves of garlic chopped 3 colored peppers (red, yellow, orange), cut...

Flaounes

Ingredients ½ kg flour + more to spread on working bench 1 small packet of yeast ½ cup milk, room temperature ½tbsp sugar ½...

Marinated grilled vegetables

Ingredients 4 zucchinis cut into slices (better organic) 3 aubergines cut into washers (better organic) 1 corn cut into 4 washers (better organic) 2...

Pizza with cauliflower base

Ingredients 1 large cauliflower cut into bunches ½ cup grated halloumi ½ cup grated parmesan 2 big eggs Olive oil 1 ½ cup grated...

Chicken with orange and thyme

Ingredients 1 chicken chopped 1 ½ cup fresh orange juice (4-5 oranges) 2 oranges or their peel (the orange part only) in sticks 60...

Chocolate tsoureki

Ingredients 240 g sugar 160 g fresh melted butter 200 g milk 70 g yeast 1 pinch of salt 3 eggs 600 g flour ...

Cuttlefish in wine with spinach

Ingredients 1 kg cuttlefish with ink 2-3 tablespoons of olive oil 1 onion, finely chopped 1 cup red dry wine 2 large, mature tomatoes, ...

Black cod with noodles

Ingredients 4 fillets (about 200-250 grams each) black cod 1 cup teriyaki sauce 250 g (1 packet) of Chinese egg noodles 2 bundles of...

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Village salad

A must-have with every meal is a village salad. You will find it in every tavern or greek restaurant you visit in Cyprus. Make...

Courgettes with eggs

Heat the oil in a frying pan and fry the courgettes at a medium heat until they soften. Add salt and add the eggs....

Classic Pastitsio

Prepare the mince sauce: heat the butter in a pan and sauté the mince with the onion and garlic until nicely browned, mixing well....

Grilled vegetable and goat cheese rolls

Brush the vegetables with olive oil and season. Heat a pan/griddle and cook them carefully until golden on both sides, making sure their shape...