CHRISTMAS CAKE 2018 – INGREDIENTS For the preserved 500g dried … Some cakes which are not part of our culinary habits have been adapted by us and added to our cuisine. Christmas season on the island is celebrated with a set of unique local traditions and – most importantly – lots of hearty Cypriot food. I can remember it from my childhood and I have been doing this recipe ever since I was in high school. Christmas cake - recipe for a delicious rich and moist Christmas cake made in Cyprus full of fruits and nuts. FIND INGREDIENTS IN ENGLISH, GREEK and PORTUGUESE BELLOW. Ingredients ½ cup various kinds of raisins 1/3 cup palm finely chopped ½ cup cognac 1/3 cup dried fruits 1/3 cup almonds roughly sliced 1/3 cup walnuts