- Elies tsakistes!

What is your favourite type of olive?

For me, it's a tie between Kalamata olives and trakistes!

5w ago

Elies tsakistes are green olives that traditionally are cracked with a stone, then washed and kept in salted water to get rid of the bitterness. These olives are enjoyed all year around and they can be found all over Cyprus! And now you can make them yourself 😃

I have been eating these olives since I arrived back in the island, they are fruity and really delicious, you will be licking your fingers!

Here's the recipe:

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