Sophisticated and decadent. That’s what I can say about this recipe. The idea came up while I was trying to make something more than just a cheesecake. I am not a huge fan of cheese paired with orange, lemon or chocolate, so I have tried to make them work together. I was sure that is something that can make them combine beautifully. And I was right! I have to admit that this one is pretty impressive. Although everyone has a favourite recipe, I think you will fall in love with this one and you might put it in the top of the list. Everyone will ask for another slice! My family sure did! [Read more…]
With a teenager in house things can be very complicated sometimes…always… Moods, nerves, diet, eating when angry, preparing the food for a teenager can be a challenge. Now vegetarian, in 5 minutes asking for a beef steak.
Anyway, I have a secret weapon (recipe) which makes me always “the best mom”: burrito/wrap. [Read more…]
It’s not always easy to put together a snack for some unexpected guests. For these cases, I always keep in my cupboard canned beans, chickpeas or lentils. You can improve absolute delicious recipes using only one of them or combined. Using few ingredients you can put together some spectacular recipe to surprise your guests! Especially when having a party! It’s all about presentation! [Read more…]
Because I am addicted to chocolate!
I love chocolate and I love to make all kind of dessert with chocolate. For me, there is no such thing as too much chocolate. [Read more…]
Guest post from our friend: AllasYummyFood
Pirozhki (пирожки), is a generic word for individual-sized baked or fried buns stuffed with a variety of fillings. A common variety of pirozhki are baked stuffed buns made from yeast dough and often glazed with egg to produce the common golden colour. They commonly contain meat or a vegetable filling (mashed potatoes, mushrooms, onions and egg, or cabbage). Sweet-based fillings could include stewed or fresh fruit (apples, cherries, apricots), jam, cottage cheese. [Read more…]
It’s all about kale these days! There’s a reason why earthy kale is the most popular of the greens these days: is delicious, versatile, and incredibly nutritious. Kale contains beta-carotene, antioxidants, potassium, vitamin A, vitamin C, fiber, iron, and calcium. If you didn’t give it a try yet, maybe you should consider using kale . [Read more…]
Homemade mint sauce is quite simple to make with just a few ingredients. It is a must with roast lamb, but also goes well with other meats and why not with grilled zucchini! [Read more…]
The night before, soak the black beans in a large pot of water. The next day, rinse the beans, cover with 3 cups of fresh water and bring to a boil over high heat.
There are several reasons for doing your own bread, but my reason is: it tastes better!
Deep fry and serve it hot with mango chutney! That’s a nice twist for a party! [Read more…]