Strawberry Pavlova

94494C61-27F1-4EAF-8E8D-94AFA46B0ACAThe most summery dessert. Strawberries are a spring delight here in Cyprus. Mild winters and gorgeous springs are ideal conditions for this delicious fruit to grow and ripen. Summer is a time for cherries and peaches and grapes and other lovely things. You can improvise and make this dessert with whatever fruit you fancy. Continue reading

Easy, No-bake Strawberry Cheesecake

IMG_0056It’s one of those easy desserts, the perfect ending to a summer dinner on the veranda. I never had “a thing” for cheesecakes but this one tastes more like a light and luscious strawberry mousse. The crust is chocolatey and in perfect harmony with the tanginess of the cheese and the berries. I used white chocolate for sweetness which is heavenly. This is so easy and delicious. It’s inevitable. Continue reading

Peach and Pistachio Frozen Yogurt


The coolest, easiest dessert. It kind of reminds me of the simplicity of baby food, the kind you throw fresh fruit in a food processor, blend for a few seconds and there you have it; baby fruit puree.

Yogurt, honey and fruit, particularly peaches, remind me of summers in Greece. The best breakfast for me is a bowl of fresh fruit, topped with a dollop of thick Greek yogurt and drizzled with honey. Continue reading