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

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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