Category Archives: Various Dishes

New site for Dream of Cakes

Dear Friends From now and onwards I will be posting my recipes to a new site. Dream of Cakes has its own domain: http://www.dreamofcakes.net Thank you for your understanding and your support. I am looking forward to seeing you all … Continue reading

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Black Eyed Beans cooked in Fresh Tomato Sauce

Black Eyed Beans, Louvia as we call them in Cyprus, or Fassolia Mavromatika as they are called in Greece are my favorite kind of beans.  In Cyprus the traditional recipe is to cook them in boiling water with herbs, and serve them in an olive oil … Continue reading

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Green Beans and Chicken

  This is a dish that I cook very often.  Mostly because it is very easy to make and healthy as well.                 Here you can see the chicken which was fried in … Continue reading

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Pasta with Basil and Cashew Nuts for Vegans, and A second variation with Egg and Fresh Cream

Pasta – 1st Recipe Variation                      Pasta – 2nd Recipe Variation     I have a lot of friends who are vegans, so many times I make variations in my traditional recipes in order to create dishes that they can have.  … Continue reading

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Cauliflower and Potatoes, cooked in Red Wine

This is a casserole dish that my mother cooks often.  I tried cauliflower in several recipes, but I find this one the most delicious of all.  If you love red wine in food, try this recipe.  Remember not to stir … Continue reading

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Kolokassi (a traditional Cypriot dish)

According to my taste this is a delicious casserole meal.  According to my father’s opinion, this is just something to fill in stomach.  I think its worth trying it… Here are the ingredients and the method of preparation:     Ingredients … Continue reading

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Rice with tuna fish

6 Servings Ingredients 3 cups of rice (American Type) 1 large onion (finely chopped) 1 glove of garlic (finely chopped) 3 tbsp olive oil 250 gr. of tuna fish (can) 5 cups of hot water 1 cup of fish stock … Continue reading

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Rice with Blue Cheese cooked in the oven

4 Servings Ingredients 2 cups of rice (American Type) 2 tbs olive oil 100 gr. of Blue Cheese 3 cups of hot water 1/4 cup of finely chopped parsley Salt White pepper Preparation Method – Put the olive oil in … Continue reading

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Rice with artichokes and saffron crocus

4 Servings Preparation: 15 minutes Cooking time: 40 minutes Ingredients 4 big artichokes 280 gr rice 1/2 cup chopped celery 1 carrot 1 large onion 1 lemon 600 ml vegetable stock 5 tbs olive oil 100 ml white wine 3 … Continue reading

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Rice with chicken and cream

6 Servings Ingredients 2 cups of rice (Uncle Ben) 4 chicken breasts cut into cubes 1 cup of fresh cream 1 large onion finely chopped 1 large glove of garlic 1/2 cup of parsley (finely chopped) A bit of olive … Continue reading

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