Minestrone meal soup

I didn’t make a meal soup for quite some time already. But then I saw this recipe from thechunkychef, and put it immediately on my to do list. Packed with vegetables and vitamins, a fantastic range of flavors, well seasoned and very nutritious. And easy to make: cut vegetables, simmer, finish, finished. Ingredients: 2 yellow onions…

quail eggs tonnato

Everybody knows vitello tonnato, the famous starter with veal and tuna fish sauce. For the Easter menu, I created this combination with quail eggs and tuna fish as a starter. Ingredients (for 8 persons): 2 cans of tuna fish 1 can of anchovies 8 pieces of sun-dried tomatoes in oil small capers 16 quail eggs…

chicory leaves with apple, egg and smoked halibut

Chicory is one of the family’s favourite vegetable. To make it as a snack in a bitter-sweet-salt combination is always a succes. Ingredients: 2 chicory stalks 1 apple 140 grams of smoked halibut 1 hard boiled egg 2 tablespoons of greek yoghurt 2 tablespoons of lemon mayonnaise pepper Method: Peel the apple and cut in…

an even more easy Easter snack

Can the easiest healthy Easter snack with only 4 ingredients still be beaten? Well, I managed with the other half of the cucumber I used for it. Only two additional ingredients, brie and smoked salmon. Ingredients: cucumber brie smoked salmon Method: Cut the cucumber and the brie into slices, like in the previous recipe. Cut…

The easiest healthy Easter snack

So easy and so healthy, a starting snack for the Easter menu. This could compete and score very high in the category easy easter snacks. Do you know something easier, do not hesitate to share it, we can make a separate category for these super easy snacks. Ingredients: a cucumber brie walnuts a drip of…

creamy date snack with smoked mackerel

For the Easter menu, I had to prepare some snacks. This was a real hit, a combination of dates, Icelandic skyr and smoked mackerel. But it worked perfectly! Skyr is an Icelandic dairy product between cheese and yoghurt. I found the inspiration for the recipe on the dutch website of ekoplaza. Ingredients (for app. 20…

mini cheeseburgers from Brussels sprouts

Just before the end of the winter season, I´d like to share this very special combination of Brussels sprouts, brie, onion marmelade and crispy bacon. And, above all, it is easy to make. The most complex part is to make the burgers at the end. I found the inspiration at delish. Ingredients: brussels sprouts (depending…

flemish asparagus

The asparagus season is almost there. Time to start thinking about how to eat these lovely vegetables. Fast, surprisingly easy and very delicious is this flemish way to make them. You can make it as a starter or a lunch. Ingredients (2 persons): 500 gr asparagus 2 eggs a bunch of parsley 100 gr butter…

pancakes with vanilla cream

This recipe was on my “to-do” list for a long time already. I found it on a German website.  It is ideal for a cold winter afternoon to keep a warm feeling. Ingredients (6 portions): for the pancakes: 1 egg 300 ml of milk 130 grams of flour 70 grams of sugar 2 tablespoons of…

Capelletti con passata

This is a very easy pasta recipe I made the first time long ago. A few quality ingredients in the right mixture create a great and simple vegetarian recipe. Ingredients (4 persons): 400ml pasata (sifted tomatoes) 6 tablespoons of dry white wine 150 ml of cream 500 grams of capelletti fresh basil Parmesan cheese pepper…

creole stew

This is one of my favourites that I made already back in 2007. The combination of pork tenderloin, simple sausages, olives and capers was very interesting and surprising. It is like creole, which can be understood as a mixture of local culture and foreign influences. Ingredients (4 persons): 600 grams of pork tenderloin about 200…

stuffed eggplant with minced poultry

I found this recipe some time ago on mylifecookbook. I wanted to make it for some time already, and today was the day. Below is my version of this great eggplant recipe. Ingredients (for 2 persons): 1 eggplant 100 grams of Greek pasta or risoni 200 grams of minced poultry 1 chili pepper 1 small…