Copenhagen Lookbook | Denmark

Copenhagen is known for its spectacular gastronomy and street food culture and its hip architectural and home designs. However, in the last few years, Denmark has become synonymous to minimalistic and clean-lined fashion labels and designers that have been featured in high gloss fashion magazines such as Vogue and Elle and their clothes worn by fashionistas around…

Ai Weiwei Exhibition | Vienna

In the last few years with the increasing  controversy and debate surrounding human rights issues across the globe, conventional and digital art-loving media has turned its attention to one conceptual artist who ingeniously grabbed the world’s attention with his art, for all the right reasons. Ai Weiwei is considered one of the world’s most famous international contemporary artists which is why I couldn’t…

Paros Lookbook | Greece

Now that my one-month holiday in Paros is over, nostalgia has kicked in. Luckily summer  finally migrated to sunshine’s  forgotten land – Vienna –  and the PGB (Post Greece Blues)  hasn’t kicked in, yet. Most of you are about to pack your suitcases and head off to your chosen holiday destinations, so here is a…

MAAN Islandwear | Greece

Did you know there is a plethora of fashion designers out there in the international fashion industry who come from Greece? Meet the young and talented designers.

Sigi Ikthios (Σιγή Ιχθύος) | Paros

When you visit a Greek island, you are most likely to obsess over the gastronomical experiences each and every one of Greece’s unique islands has to offer. Especially the inhabitants of  some of the smaller islands dotted in the Aegean Sea,  they have been using all of nature’s resources and local produce to create intricate yet simple dishes…

Salty Bar | Paros

Summer has officially started for me. I arrived at Paros last week and I will be staying here for a whole month. There are many reasons why I summer in Paros every year and they are not just limited to the beautiful sandy beaches, friendly locals, wild nature, fresh homegrown produce and interesting little shops that sell…

Cocktail | Salty Dog

Ingredients 40 ml Vodka Absolut Citron 20 ml Lime Juice 20 ml Lychee Puree 20 ml Pink Grapefruit Juice 2 Drops Strawberry Bitter   Pour all ingredients in a shaker with ice. Shake well.

The Hippest Hotels in Athens

Greece is mostly known and loved by its visitors, for its cultural heritage, fresh mediterranean cuisine and its beautiful islands. Once you visit this breathtaking Country you soon realise that there are so many more places to explore and so much history to familiarise with. However,  what makes a trip to Greece worthwhile  is a visit to its…

Chocolate Cupcakes

Ingredients 175 grams butter (left in room temperature) 150 grams sugar 3 eggs 100 grams All Purpose Flour 60 grams Powdered Cocoa 1/2 teaspoon Baking Powder 120 grams Crème fraîche For Chocolate Coating 250 grams Baking Chocolate 250 grams Crème fraîche 1 teaspoon Honey Servings: 8 Preparation: 25′  Baking 20′  Waiting Time: 1- 2 hours 1. Preheat oven…

SoCoco the Cocktail

Ingredients 40 ml Vodka Ketle One 30 ml Pink Grapefruit Juice 20 ml Fresh Lemon Juice 10 ml Red Bull Essence Dr Filler Zucker Watte   Pour all ingredients in a shaker with ice. Shake well. Double strain it in a coupette glass. Serve & top with Dr Filler (Zucker Watte)   Enjoy!

Mixology | The Science of Bartending

Mixology is a term which has emerged in recent years and is being used more often to describe the science and art behind drink mixing. Anyone can become a bartender as long as they can make a decent margarita, piña colada, screwdriver or daiquiris. A mixologist on the other hand can reinvent a daiquiri by adding a…

Tiramisu

Ingredients 1 package Savoiardi (aka Lady’s Fingers Biscuits) 250 grams fresh milk 1 cup strong espresso or 2 tablespoons of instant coffee powder 70 grams cognac 500 grams mascarpone 150 grams caster sugar 50 grams white granulated sugar 4 egg yolks 4 egg whites cocoa for sprinkling Preparation: 30′  Waiting Time: 6 hours to Refrigerate 1. Beat in…