Clean Monday

By |2018-07-04T17:07:58+00:00February 24th, 2017|Knowledgebase, Recipes|

Clean Monday marks the start of the Lenten period for Orthodox Christians. It is a moveable celebration that always occurs at the beginning of the 7th week before Easter Sunday, symbolising purity as on that day we start 'cleansing' our bodies and souls from all impurities, hence the name! In fact, during the week leading up to [...]

Fig Syrup {συκόμελο} & Tahini Olive Oil Cake

By |2018-07-04T17:08:05+00:00March 8th, 2014|Recipes|

  Preparation time: 1hr Serves: 12 pieces Square baking tray: 21cm x 21cm    v v    4 eggs    1.5 cups of sugar    3/4 cups organic extra virgin olive oil    2 cups self raising flour    3 tbs tahini    3 tbs fig syrup {συκόμελο} v v Preheat the oven to 180˚C. In [...]