Ceviche

Back from holidays, ready to blog again. Tonight, inspired by some tapas we had in Spain I prepared a Ceviche, a Peruvian speciality.   Ingredients for 2: 300 gr very fresh white flesh fish 3 limes 2 chilies 1 red onion cilantro 100gr small tomatoes (I used Datterini) a little bit of salt some olive…

Rate this:

My Caesar salad

This is a nice summer dish that we love. Ingredients for 2 Lettuce 1 garlic clove 1 egg yoke 30 gr grated Parmiggiano 4 spoons sunflower oil 1 spoon Sherry vinegar 4 anchovies 1 little spoon dijon mustard 250 gr sliced chicken piri piri seasoning croutons   First you prepare the salad sauce. In a…

Rate this:

Cold cucumber soup

Something refreshing for the summer, a very easy and quick recipe. Ingredients for 2 people: 1 Cucumber 200 gr Greek yoghurt 8 Mint leaves Salt and pepper. Cut the cucumber in half and take out all the seeds. Then cut in smaller pieces. Add all ingredients in a mixer and season. When it starts to…

Rate this:

The easiest dessert recipe: Apple tart

This is a dessert that is very easy to do and always tastes divinely. I remember when I was a kid I loved it. Ingredients: 1 roll of Puff Pastry some nice Apples, I prefer Golden Delicious 2 eggs some cream 5gr sugar   Just cut the apples in wedges of similar size. As I…

Rate this:

Carrot Ginger Salad

Have not had carrots for a long while… 😉 Ingredients: 500 gr Carrots 40gr Ginger Sesame seeds 1 Lime 2 spoons sesame oil 1/2 spoon of sugar a little bit of spring onion   Peel all the carrots and the ginger and grate everything. Squeeze the lime and add the juice. Add the oil and…

Rate this:

Home made bread

Just decided this morning after breakfast to prepare a bread for tonights dinner. It doesn’t take so much time and there are so many different kinds you can prepare. Ingredients: 400gr Flour 1 cube of fresh yeast or a packet of dry yeast 2 spoons olive oil 1 little spoon of sugar 2 little spoons…

Rate this:

Tonight Barbecue, nice onion on the Barbie

Tonight we do BBQ. I do prepare everything and my better half does the hard work. We like nice good quality meat with a good selection of vegetables. For today asparagus, eggplants, champignons, beef filet, chicken leg and onion. Let’s talk about onions. They are great on the Barbecue, they almost get sweet. Ideally you…

Rate this:

Vegetable Strudel

You may change the vegetables at your choice. Ingredients 1 Radicchio Trevisano 1 bag fresh spinach 1 Taleggio box (roughly 250 gr.) 1 box of anchovies 40gr breadcrumbs 70 gr. of almonds in slices garlic clove olive oil a little bit of butter some Parmiggiano Reggiano or Grana Padano 1 ready to use shortcrust pastry…

Rate this:

Lamb chops with mustard and pistachios

This is a very quick recipe for some nice lamb chops practically fat free.   Ingredients Lamb chops Dijon Mustard crashed pistachios salt and pepper   Season the chops with salt and pepper. Put the chops in the Mustard until they are covered and then turn them into the crashed pistachios. Cook for 15 minutes…

Rate this:

Asparagus Tartar

Another way to prepare asparagus 😉 Ingredients: 400 gr Asparagus 75 gr fresh cheese few cherry tomatoes 1 ripe but firm avocado 1 spoon Dijon mustard 1 cooked egg half a lemon 1 spoon capers a little fresh parsley and chives 1 garlic clove 1 dl Olive Oil salt and pepper   Steam or boil…

Rate this: