Classic Greek Almond Cookies Kourambiedis have always been my favourite Greek cookie/confection. One of the best parts of holiday dinners was unwrapping the packages from… Read More »Kourambiedes – Greek almond cookie recipe
It’s December! Strategies for holiday treats, gifts, and family dinners I was raised in a large household with as many as 12 people, including elderly… Read More »It’s December! Strategies for holiday treats, gifts, and family dinners
Dry cured olives for entertaining and family dinners My favourite olives both to make and to eat are dry cured. These are so easy to… Read More »Easy dry salt-cured olives and olive salt
For Olive Lovers This is a very easy black olive tapenade without anchovies that is a guaranteed pleaser at parties. Making tapenade the first time… Read More »Tapenade with dried tomatoes, olives, garlic, and capers
How is vinegar made? If you want to make your own vinegar, this article covers my own experience in vinegar making over the past year, with instructions for making vinegar from a variety of fruits, and a step by step observation of the creation of a rice vinegar this past summer.