Blossom Water

Ivy on Οκτωβρίου 23rd, 2008

It’s not the kind of thing we think of every day-eating roses, that is. Yet, the noble rose has had a place in our kitchen for eons, tantalizing, seducing, intoxicating people more than any other flower. Roses, which were used as a seasoning, were sold by the roadside in fourth-century BC in Athens. In ancient […]

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Ivy on Δεκεμβρίου 3rd, 2007

These are the traditional cookies we make in Cyprus and call them «koulourouthkia» and sometimes koulourouthkia sigma.   The letter sigma is the only letter in the Greek alphabet which has three forms: capital, small and ending  «S»  (Σ σ ς), so they are shaped like an end s. In Cyprus we make these cookies with […]

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