Category Archives: Dessert

Banana and mango sorbet

I found these photos lurking in a folder on my machine – I think we made this sorbet a year ago (thanks Brad for the recipe suggestion). It was definitely pre-baby, because the quality of the pictures had deteriorated somewhat … Continue reading

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Cyprus sweet treats!

I just found these images from Cyprus and got suddenly very very hungry for syrupy goodness. My stomach is actually twinging with longing. The above pictures are from a lokmades feast we had. We had a mountain of the delicious … Continue reading

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Mrs Laband’s Chocolate Brownies

I remember when I was in undergrad, going to maritzburg with Zoe and Felix. We would stay at their parents’ house and if we were lucky there would be a tupperware with chocolate brownies or carrot cake in the kitchen. … Continue reading

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Bourekia tis anari (from Kopiaste)

I have vivid memories of making dhaktyla and bourekia with my grandmother. There would be a production line of rolling, stuffing, squishing, frying, dipping and eating. My capacity for eating these delicious sweet treats was limitless despite not really having … Continue reading

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