Oops, I was busy taking pictures when glass became flying around. Accident or oversight on my part. But nobody was hurts so the damage is not too bad, although again a dish less. That makes a good excuse to go … Read the rest
What I really do like in summer is a Caprese salad. We eat it often when the weather is warm on a baguette , lunch or as an accompaniment to the barbecue. But what I like better for spring , … Read the rest
… Read the restOur July 2012 Daring Bakers’ Host was Dana McFarland and she challenged us to make homemade crackers! Dana showed us some techniques for making crackers and encouraged to use our creativity to make each cracker our own by using ingredients
Focaccia, a typical Italian bread, in the early days baked on hot stones and that became wonderfully airy. Focaccia is delicious with a soup or barbecue. Without additions it’s lovely, but you can also add flavors or filling . Now … Read the rest
Crunchy chicory boats 3 x different: with a delicious surimi crab salad, with egg mousse and/or shrimp flavored in a vinaigrette. Great appetizers, try them yourself!
Still looking for a nice appetizer? I even have three recipes for you. All … Read the rest
The tomatoes, mozzarella, basil and capers combined with pasta give this Italian pasta salad a flavor explosion in your mouth. Cold served it is a delicious dish for a picnic.
This easy salad is an Italian pasta salad where as … Read the rest
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Spinach stir fry with feta and potatoes. A quick and beautiful dish which is tasty to. And what’s superb: it only takes 20 minutes to serve and besides the herbs it takes only 4 other ingredients. That does sound good!
A delicious Italian style filled minestrone soup with pasta. And lots of vegetables. The soup is, because of it’s filling, great to eat as dinner or when hungry at lunch. And the best part, it takes only 25 minutes to … Read the rest
And if you make all twelve, just freeze the ones you don’t eat and take them out of the freezer whenever you feel like eating a quiche. You can freeze them up to three months. A very economical snack therefor.… Read the rest
We ate ribs often in summer times, grilled on the bbq. But did you know that they are also very delicious as a winter dish, stewed in wine. They n ybecome very tender, the meat comes of the bones almost … Read the rest
A delicious healthy fish package with bok choy. Baked in it’s own juices in the oven, topped on bok choy, sun-dried tomatoes, onion and lemon. Those ingredients will flavor the fish and make it juicy and tender. Delicious!
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Shrimp are great when stir fried, on the barbecue or grilled and served with bread and a sauce. And that way this recipe is meant. Serve these grilled shrimp with lemon with some fresh slices baguette, aioli and a salad. … Read the rest
An easy meal, this recipe for a meatball casserole with pasta. Quick and can be preprepared. You have to try this one out yourself!
An easy dinner this meatloaf casserole with tagliatelle. You’ve just have to fry the meatballs slightly, … Read the rest
When surfing on the web I came across the recipe for an orange cake, which is published in a cookbook from Saveur: Italian comfort. What a delicious cake, when this is the standard for the rest of the book I … Read the rest
A recipe for spaghetti in its purest form: spaghetti with olio e aglio, or spaghetti with oil and garlic (and pepper, parsley and Parmesan cheese). Ready in a wink and so delicious you lick your fingers, literally.
How I came … Read the rest
Crunchy and vegetarian, these zucchini meatballs. Slowly baked and served in a delicious tomato sauce. Full of fresh vegetables and a skinny recipe.
Healthy eating, this month is surely a subject that you can find a lot. And not just … Read the rest
A delicious recipe for a skinny Waldorf salad with tender chicken, fresh vegetables and fruits and crunchy nuts. Covered with a yogurt based vinaigrette.
I had some chicken leftover from a meal and that was just not enough to make … Read the rest
A nice light, slim and vegetarian soup full of vitamins, which splashes off your plate. Serve it with a crispy piece Halloumi.
This soup is packed with fresh vegetables: bok choy, spinach and kale. Delicious flavored with herbs and diced … Read the rest
A quiche is delicious for lunch or as a main meal with a green salad. This quiche contains kale, tomato and bacon. Tasty and full of flavor.
The Christmas holiday are over and the kids are already in good spirits … Read the rest
If you need inspiration for the weekly menu of this week, don’t look further. Hereby a delicious menu for dinner this week and even a delicious dessert for the weekend.
Chicken and broccoli casserole
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This salad with sweet summer strawberries, pistachios and peppery arugula salad is seasoned with a balsamic dressing. Certainly healthy and very tasty!
It;s almost the end of the strawberry season, but I could not let it get by without sharing … Read the rest
In the holidays I still like to cook. And although I like to cook, I love to take it easy in my vacation. So today an easy but delicious recipe for lunch: a Chinese shrimp omelet with… Read the rest
This steak, tasty on Sunday and on the bbq (but can also be deliciously prepared in the grill pan), I made with steak.
The Chimichurry gives a refreshing, spicy touch which wonderfully combines with the full flavor of the steak.… Read the rest
Most of the times I bake my pork tenderloin and occasionally I might prepare the meat in the oven or on the grill. But did you know that tenderlion is delicious as it is poached in broth made of winter … Read the rest