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    Yogurt Dill Biscuits

    These Yogurt Dill Biscuits are an excellent choice as an appetizer or just as a homemade snack. A few days ago, I surfed on the internet to find something savory to bake. There’s a Romanian saying that goes like this: If you don’t have anything to do, you find something. Well, I did find something to bake. And not just to eat what I baked, but also, for the joy of baking. Do you feel like this sometimes? That you want to bake something, to make something at home, just for the joy of baking? And especially in the winter seasons, am I right? So, I searched for something to bake…

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    Pizza Bites

    If you have some friends coming over, you have to make these Pizza Bites. They’re excellent as an appetizer or as snacks for movie nights. Ingredients: 2 store-bought pizza sheets, thawed for 30 minutes 1/2 a bell pepper 3 mushrooms 1/4 of a red onion 4-5 tablespoon of grated mozzarella cheese 1 tablespoon of dried oregano 4-5 tablespoons of pizza sauce 10-15 black olives 2-3 slices of ham These ingredients are approximate because you maybe use less or more than what I used to make these bites. So chop less and see if you need more. The hardest part to make the pizza bites and which one takes longer is…

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    Easy Stromboli

    This easy Stromboli is filled with ham, mozzarella cheese, and two kinds of bell pepper for maximum flavor. Ingredients: 3 tablespoons of pizza sauce 1 sheet of pizza dough 1 teaspoon of dried oregano 5 slices of turkey ham 1/4 of a yellow bell pepper 1/4 of a green bell pepper 5 mini mozzarella balls, cut into slices This stromboli is super easy to make because it uses a store-bought pizza dough and ingredients that probably you already have in your fridge, so it’s super quick to put it together. This makes for a great appetizer or for a side-dish with a green salad. As you can see, we use…

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    Ricotta, Ham and Bell Pepper Puff Pastry Pinwheels

    I have always loved puff pastry. It’s so easy to work with, delicious and you have an extremely tasty appetizer in minutes, like these Ricotta, Ham and Bell Pepper Puff Pastry Pinwheels. These are extremely easy to make, and you can totally make them ahead of time, and put the log in the freezer. You take the log out from the freezer, cut it into 3 cm pinwheels and bake it when you are ready to serve these. And the best part, this recipe requires only 4 ingredients. Ingredients: one sheet of puff pastry 1 bell pepper, or 2 halves, I used half red and half yellow 1 heaping spoon of ricotta…

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    How To: Marinated Olives and Feta Cheese

    These Marinated Olives and Feta Cheese are extremely good on salads, crostini, pizza or with some elegant appetizers. The ones that you can buy at the grocery store are kinda expensive, so you can make them very easily at home, and cheaper. 🙂 Ingredients: 250 g of feta cheese, cubed 50 g of olives 2 garlic cloves, peeled 3 dried tomatoes 1 tablespoon of fresh rosemary an airtight container extra virgin olive oil, to fill the jar all the way up Wash the jar and let it dry completely. This way, the oil will not get moldy. First, cut the feta cheese into little cubes and peel the garlic cloves. Next,…

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    Roasted Broccoli with Tzatziki Sauce

    This Roasted Broccoli with Tzatziki Sauce is a perfect side dish for your weeknight dinner, it’s delicious and so easy to make. I love everything roasted, it tastes so good and delicious. Broccoli tastes amazing roasted and cauliflower as well, but unfortunately, I can’t eat as much broccoli and cauliflower as I want, because it bloats me very much. Broccoli, kale, and cabbage contain raffinose, a sugar that remains undigested in your stomach, produces gas and makes you feel bloated and gassy. If you steam them, it will be easier to digest and you can enjoy them more often. It’s very easy to make roasted broccoli, in just a few steps and…