Weather today is cloudy and partly sunny. The temperature is around 8 up to 12 degrees. The weather give us the permission to start preparing our souvla and make Cyprus air smell of smoke:P Today as Cypriots we consume a lot of meat before we start our big fasting for Easter. We start bbq from Lunch time sometimes can last until night time.
Our menu of course is
- traditional pasta
- snails (not everyone)
For a drink! KEO of course. Our Cypriot beer
Fat Thursday is a traditional Christian feast marking the last Thursday before Lent. It is associated with the celebration of Carnival. Because Lent is a time of fasting, the days leading up to Ash Wednesday provide the last opportunity for feasting until Laetare Sunday and after that not until Easter.