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
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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
French lentil soup with bacon, do you also see the word French appearing. French as in cuisine, well what does that mean? Further research shows that there is no typical French cuisine, because France is so big, there are various … Read the rest
Cauliflower bacon gratin: the creamy cauliflower combined with the salty bacon and cheese. A delicious and savory combination.
As promised from today’s World Cup special (as long as the Netherlands are still in the race) and we start with a … Read the rest
Juicy beef covered with a tasty duxelles and wrapped in crêpes and pastry. Try this and you know why it’s a classic Beef Wellington recipe.
Perhaps you’ve noticed it already, but until recently I was a member of the Daring … Read the rest
Breakfast is served with shrimp with egg, a nice luxury recipe from the steam oven. Make this low carb recipe in just 8 minutes.
My new kitchen is finally ready. Well almost because we still need a beautiful lamp, something … Read the rest
An oriental sausage roll, minced spiced with delicious warming herbs in a crisp puff pastry envelope and sprinkled with sesame. That’s nice.
COOKBOOK REVIEW FAST CLASSICS WITH A TWIST – BRENDA HOFF (only available in Dutch yet)
Always nice when … Read the rest
Tomato, basil and mozzarella topped with a little balsamic vinegar is great, but this Valentines Caprese salad is made with love. Prepare this simple recipe yourself.
A caprese salad is an Italian dish and you would find it named Insalata … Read the rest
Shepherds pie, a delicious casserole (also great to get rid of leftovers) and fast to prepare. An easy recipe for cold, freezing days.
It was cold outside! Freezy weather. There was ice on the roads, but sometimes the sun came … Read the rest
This prickly pear sauce recipe combined with the tenderloin is superb. The prickly pear with its prickly exterior has a sour taste. Combined with flavorful ingredients in the sauce it became a fascinating sauce for the tender lion.
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Gin is trending. Since 2014 Gin is having a revival. Sales grew by 40% (in the Netherlands) and the gin and tonic bars and various mix drinks shoot with gin are seen everywhere.
But did you knew that gin is … Read the rest
Yes, it’s almost vacation! Is yours coming soon to? Or maybe you’ve already have holiday free time. In the Netherlands we go in three different waves on holiday time. For this year we have the very end in the South. … 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
Today a healthy recipe: a cod fish package from the oven. The fish is surrounded with delicious vegetables and sizzling in the oven in its own juice and the aromatic vegetables and herbs. For basil, tomatoes and onion give the … 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!
Recipes fish… Read the rest
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
A hearty breakfast and a delicious lunch. With an omelette you can go all sides. This omelet is filled with smoked salmon and chives. A golden combination.
It’s not difficult to make a tasty omelette. The first one though always … Read the rest
Crispy baked potatoes with fresh herbs. So deliciously flavorful. And along with the garlic yogurt sauce it’s also a delicious snack. Or you can eat them for dinner with roasted vegetables and fish.
A few times a week we eat … 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
Can be pre prepared … Read the rest