Homemade orange jam with Kefalonia’s scents

10 February 2014 blog, blog, recipes, recipes, ,

A traditional recipe of Kefalonia for homemade orange jam

1 kilo fresh oranges 1 kilo sugar ½ cup of water Take the oranges that you are going to use to make the jam, scrub them well with the kitchen sponge and then rinse them thoroughly. Put the oranges in a pot filled with water and let them “rest” for […]

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«Kourabiedes» (Traditional Greek Christmas Cookies)

24 December 2013 blog, blog, recipes, recipes

Traditional Christmas cookies of Kefalonia

Ingredients 500 gr. Horio Butter Corfu Type 1 cup confectioners’ sugar ½ cup lye 4-5 pinches powdered vanilla 2 eggs ¼ cup ouzo 250 gr. chopped, slightly roasted almonds flour, as much needed In a mixer bowl, add the butter, the sugar and the eggs and start beating them until […]

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grandma’s zucchiniballs

1 August 2013 blog, recipes, recipes, , ,

Οι κολοκυθοκεφτέδες της γιαγιάς

Makes approximately 30 pieces 1 kl zucchini 1 large onion 2 eggs 250 grams toast crumbs 300 grams feta cheese 60 grams chopped parsley and mint Black Pepper to taste Salt to taste (be careful, some feta cheese is saltier than others, adjust accordingly) 1/3 cup of olive oil Some […]

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