Pages full of Molyvos

More than once Molyvos is a back ground in books. Recently another two books that have a say about the village were published: the American book Fire on the island by Timothy Jay Smith and the African book Man op ‘n fiets êrens heen by Frederik de Jager. Continue reading ->

From the archive

June 9, 2010 – kappari (capers)


While parts of the island are full with caper plants, only since about ten years you may find this little salty fruit in Lesvorian dishes. To give more taste to salads and other dishes. Capers used to be a medicine, now it is a delicacy. Here is a column from 11 years ago: continue reading ->