Tahini Fig and Date Fruit Cake 

The delicate mix of dried fruits, seeds and nuts are gently boiled with  tahini and left to soak up the flavours overnight just like a traditional fruit cake.  Delicately balanced with almonds and seeds, cloves and cinnamon tahini is also used as a substitute for butter.  Tahini is not only is nutritionally better for you…

Kourambiethes with Almond | Kourambiedes | Greek Shortbread | Κουραμπιέδες.

Enjoy this sugar powder-coated shortbread inspired from Greece. There are many variations, this take on the Greek favourite certainly won’t disappoint. It’s heavy dusting of icing sugar resemble snow-capped mountain peaks, the crushed almonds make them delicately earthy, with a buttery but not too crumbly texture. You can make them crescent-shaped, triangle, square or ball-shaped. …