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Patates Lemonates (Lemon Potatoes)

Vasso’s recipe for traditional patates lemonates is one of our most requested, and with very good reason – they are AMAZING! The lemon makes them taste much fresher and lighter than ordinary roasted potatoes, which in my experience just means we eat more of them! We have found the trick is to make up two trays – one to serve […]

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Octopus with Vinaigrette

After a long morning spent swimming in the beautiful sea at Plakias (Southern Crete) and drying under the warm Mediterranean sun, there is nothing more satisfying than a long lazy lunch in a traditional taverna overlooking the sea. One year, a big group of us tucked into grilled octopus, calamari, chicken, rice, tzatziki, courgette fritters, […]

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