Homemade Soft Pretzel

October and the Oktoberfest…..what better way to celebrate your Oktoberfest at home than with this super tasty Pretzel. This is our favorite recipe and kids always help me making the perfect soft homemade pretzel… The most difficult part is to wait till pretzel are warm to enjoy it with hot mustard or dipped in melted …

Seafood and Veggies Wrap

Looking for a heavenly, yummy, first-class seafood wrap recipe to steal the show? Look no further….this recipe make for delicious wraps that everyone will love. Make these ambrosial seafood wraps for a fancy brunch or just to spoil your family after a long day, add delicious Guacamole and the perfect meal is ready. Find detail recipe under Fish …

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 …

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; …

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 …

Baked butternut squash filled with buckwheat risotto

Butternut squash is such a versatile vegetable. From this edible bowl shown above, to few of my favorite butternut squash gnocchi recipes under Pastas, Gnocchi and Co or again seasoned with cinnamon, nutmeg and then grilled to perfection like I enjoyed in Cape Town; endless possibilities to enjoy butternut squash. This is our way to enjoy it with extra flavor from …