Dolmades, my way

Earlier this month Lady Red Specs shared her dolmades from Tessa Kiros’ Falling Cloudberries and expressed her disappointment with the flavour. At the time she mentioned her wonderful vegan version and I thought… Continue reading

Avgolemono (Greek chicken & lemon soup)

Make sure you head over to to see Nancy’s beautiful and heartwarming contribution to this months Cookbook Guru!  A recipe thats been on my list to make for a while so I… Continue reading

Share Your Favourite Tessa Kiros Recipe

This month at The Cook Book Guru its all about Tessa Kiros and her Falling Cloudberries.  As part of our sharing of our creations from this book and our conversation about her recipes… Continue reading

Swedish Potato Gratin aka Janssons Frestelse

Originally posted on Sharing The Food We Love:
Potato bake is a great comfort food, particularly in the winter months of the year when you want something to warm you up from the…

Tava (Cypriot Lamb w. Cumin and Tomato)

I wasn’t sure that I was going to get the chance to make this recipe this month. I had it on my wish list but having the oven on for 3 hours when… Continue reading

Cookbooks On My Mind…..The Cookbook Guru List

Selecting books from my bookshelf that I want to focus on for the month has already resulted in a few winning recipes and sent me on some foodie tangents which have been a… Continue reading

Tess Kiros’ Dolmades

Ladyredspecs has contributed a beautiful meat filled version of Greek Dolmades from Falling Cloudberries from this month. Make sure you check out her post for a great step by step way to create… Continue reading

Hasselback Potatoes

Originally posted on Sharing The Food We Love:
I’m not quite sure why the potato got lumped with a title like humble.   It is such a wonderful vegetable that is so versatile and…

Baked Butter Beans with Onion, Tomato and Parsley

Originally posted on Lona's in the kitchen:
My first choice from The Cookbook Guru book of the month, Tessa Kiros’s ‘Falling Cloudberries’ is a baked beans recipe. I have been wanting to…

Falling Cloudberries by Tessa Kiros

Happy New Year! It’s January, and that means easing ourselves into summer proper here in Brisbane and relaxing a little after the craziness of the celebration season.  I couldn’t think of  a better… Continue reading

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