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Koulourakia Recipe – Greek Cookies for Easter

Koulourakia Greek Easter Cookies are light and crumbly like shortbread but not too sweet. They’re perfect with a hot cup of coffee or tea! This Koulourakia recipe is quick and easy to make, with flavours of sweet vanilla, sumac and citrus zest.

Koulourakia Recipe - The butter based Greek cookies are Easter winners in our household. Their slightly crispy, and cake-like in the center with a lemon and sumac twist. | wandercooks.com

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Easter may still a few weeks away, but you wouldn’t know it judging by the supermarket shelves. They’ve been packed with hot cross buns for weeks, so no wonder it feels like time flies by so quickly.

The busier we get, the faster time flies, which is why we think holidays like Easter are so important.

They’re a chance to slow down and relax. To spend time with those important people in our lives and eat some delicious food along the way! 😀

Like most holidays in Australia, Easter tends to revolve around food. But at this time of year, we find ourselves craving a sweet treat or two like these adorable Koulourakia – Greek Easter Cookies.

Light and crumbly, ever-so-slightly sweet and with a refreshing citrus burst, you’ll be munching on Greek cookies in no time with this easy Koulourakia recipe.

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French Apple and Carrot Salad

Bite into a bowl of healthy, happy feels with this French Apple and Carrot Salad. Bursting with juicy goodness from apples, carrots and fresh cilantro, it’s deliciously easy to whip up as a quick snack or summery side dish.

French Apple and Carrot Salad - Sweet and savoury, this crunchy and healthy treat leaves you feeling so GOOD! Plus, who doesn't love dijon mustard? | wandercooks.com


Apples and carrots aren’t usually the first ingredients that come to mind when dreaming about salads. But you know what?

They really should be.

Because there’s something special about these innocent little fruits and vegetables.

Something I like to call the CRUNCH FACTOR.

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South Aussie Pie Floater

Creamy pea soup meets crunchy crisp beef pies in this South Aussie Pie Floater recipe. Top with tomato sauce and you have one seriously delicious dinner combination. Too easy!

South Aussie Pie Floater - Creamy rich pea soup meets crunchy crisp beef pies. Topped with tomato sauce, and you have one delicious dinner combination. Too easy. | wandercooks.com

Hey guys! Today we’re sharing a recipe for the South Aussie Pie Floater, a CLASSIC dish from our hometown of Adelaide.

But first, there’s something we have to admit:

Up until this week I had never actually eaten a Pie Floater.

*gasp* :O

Sarah is giving me evil eyes across the desk.

What an oversight. Well it’s time for this food-obsessed South Aussie to earn back a few brownie points and try our hands at this humble Australian recipe.

And now’s your chance to knock this off your bucket list too. Who’s with us?

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Australian Mini Meat Pies (Party Pies)

Move over bakeries, Australian Mini Meat Pies are the simple homemade answers to crunchy bliss. Crispy flaky pastry meets beef gravy perfection in these tiny bites. Freeze them for make ahead party food or a quick snack when you need them most.

Australian Mini Meat Pies - Perfection in a crunchy bite, these little beef pies will win over your next party guests. So easy to make at home! | wandercooks.com

I firmly believe good things come in small packages.

Dumplingsspring rollswontons… doesn’t matter. That thin little wrapper, whether it’s crispy, crunchy or soft, tucked around a flavour-packed filling, promises deliciousness within the very first bite.

And that’s exactly what you get with these Australian Mini Meat Pies. Ready to take party food to the next level?

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Marta’s Rustic Pork & Beef Ragu

A rich, smoky and spicy Italian pasta sauce with fiery Calabrian ‘nduja salumi. Marta’s Rustic Pork & Beef Ragu is super easy to make and packed with flavour (and hidden vegetables). Perfect for a hungry winter’s night or when you just need a big bowl of comfort food.

Marta's Rustic Pork & Beef Ragu - Smoky and spicy flavours from paprika and nduja make this hearty sauce a winner for us. Have it with eggs for breakfast, or pasta with dinner. Winter warmer for sure! | wandercooks.com

Today we’re a teensy bit keen, because we’re finally going to share with you the FIRST European recipe we ever collected.

And it just so happens we came across it in Japan.


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