Apple Strudel

          Let’s start with a bit of history about this pastry. Apple Strudel or Apfelstrudel, is a famous Viennese strudel, a popular pastry in Austria and in many parts of Europe that once belonged to the Austro Hungarian Empire. Strudel is related to the Ottoman Empire’s pastry baklava, that came to …

Seafood Padellata or Padellata di Mare

   I don’t think this amazingly delicious Seafood Padellata needs any kind of introduction…. Find detail recipe under Fish & Seafood page.  

Fresh ovoli mushroom salad

Although I will miss summer, I love autumn with its bright colours and an abundance of nutritious fruits and vegetables. Let’s introduce this beautiful season with the king( for me) of fungi: Ovolo.    Today I will share this easy and fast appetizer( under 20 minutes) with ovoli mushroom and shaved parmesan cheese. The best …

Vegan eggplant rolls with cauliflower risotto

If you like eggplants as much our family do, you are always on the look out for new and delicious recipes.  At home we are trying to eat healthier and this is the perfect recipe to combine ingredients and flavours that we really like in a healthy way. The crunchiness of salad and tartness of …

Calamari salad bruschetta

Hi amazing friends, I am still chilling out in Italy with family; and I just realized that I haven’t been posting at all for more than a month….too busy eating and my waist line is definitely complaining. This super easy and fast bruschetta is the perfect recipe for lazy summer days and one of the …

Breakfast all around….

      “Eat breakfast like a king, lunch like a prince and dinner like a pauper.” Shouldn’t we all do it? Haven’t we heard enough time how important is a balance breakfast? But, how difficult it is in the morning to prepare a healthy or healthish breakfast for the family? So many thing can go wrong in the morning: …

Potatoes and tuna patties

School is finally over and what better way to enjoy time with kids outdoor than having a nice yummy picnic. I like to take the kids to the park where they can play and enjoy the beautiful weather and then sit all together and enjoy easy food. This potatoes and tuna patties are delicious and …

Vegan chocolate cake with strawberry frosting

     School will be over in a week and to celebrate I made this vegan chocolate  cake with strawberry frosting. This is a truly scrumptious cake and you will not even realize that is fully vegan. Since Sofia is allergic to dairy product I had to try this strawberry frosting made out of cashews; …

Trio of appetizers

Here it is another super fast and easy to prepare crowd-pleaser for this World Cup that is getting super interesting. Last week a school friend of my husband was in town with family and we had them for dinner.  What would you prepare for a great Chef that works for one of the most iconic …

Chicken meatballs with tomato chutney

  Chicken meatballs with tomato chutney is one of the tastier snack that you could make. This perfect crowd-pleaser is easy and fast to prepare.  All you need to do is mix all the meatballs ingredients together and shallow fry for a delicious lip smacking snack. I like to concentrate more on the sauce at …