• Puff Pastry Sticks
    BREADS AND BAKED GOODS

    Puff Pastry Sticks

    Puff Pastry is really an amazing ingredient in the kitchen, and these Puff Pastry Sticks are the proof. They’re easy to make and super tasty. I love breadsticks very much, but they have to be savory, I am more of a savory person, I’m not much into sweets. I remember eating these breadsticks with caraway seeds when I was little, I loved them, and also some Romanian scones, savory as well. These two were my favorites. I never made breadsticks the traditional way, by making a dough. I am sure it’s not hard to do, but I chose to do them with puff pastry because it’s easier. It’s so easy to…

  • BREAKFAST

    Chia Seed Pudding Parfait

    This Chia Seed Pudding Parfait it’s a simple dessert or even a breakfast treat that’s easy to make and so delicious. You will love it. Ingredients: Chia Seed Pudding 3 tablespoons of oats 1 tablespoon of chia seeds coconut shavings fruit of your choice Prepare the chia seed pudding the night before, by adding 4 tablespoons of chia seeds and 200 ml of milk into a jar. Put the lid on, shake well and leave it in the fridge until the next day. Mix the chia seed pudding with the oats and then, add 2 tablespoons of this mixture in the glasses, then add fruits and so on until you…

  • DIPS, DRESSINGS AND MARINADES

    Black Garlic Hummus

    If you want to try a different kind of hummus, try this Black Garlic Hummus on toast or with veggie sticks. You will be surprised. I love Hummus very much, I love it on toast, on a wrap, with some veggies or breadsticks. It’s my favorite spread and because of that, I make it very often. Today I tried something different, we have some black garlic and I wanted to see how it would turn out, and it is really good. 🙂 Health benefits of black garlic: helps lower the cholesterol decrease the risk of cancer offers protection against infections high in antioxidants This recipe is almost exactly like this one, the only…

  • DESSERTS

    Cherry and Nectarines Clafoutis

    This Cherry and Nectarines Clafoutis is an easy and delicious French dessert. It’s so easy that everyone can make it. Even a child. It’s extremely easy to do, unlike other French recipes. I really recommend you to try it, you will love it. The traditional clafoutis is made with cherries, but out there, there are a lot of other variations and fruits. I made clafoutis twice until now, and my first time was only with cherries, it was delicious and today I wanted to try it with cherries and nectarines because I have some nectarines in my kitchen. Ingredients: 1 teaspoon of butter + 1 tablespoon of sugar to dust the pan 4…

  • VEGETARIAN AND VEGAN

    Stuffed Tomatoes with Vegetables

    Stuffed tomatoes are very versatile, you can make them with vegetables or meat and vegetables, with rice or vegan. Either way, they’re delicious. You can fill not only tomatoes but also zucchini, pumpkin or eggplant. And the stuffing is really endless. I chose to make this recipe vegetarian, with a mixture of vegetables. Ingredients: 5 tomatoes 1 zucchini 1 eggplant 5 mushroom salt and pepper olive oil oregano 1 onion 1 clove of garlic 100 ml of stock Prepare the vegetables. Chop the onion and garlic, cut the eggplant, zucchini, and mushroom in bite-size pieces. Slice the tops off the tomatoes and with a little spoon, scoop out the seeds…

  • VEGETARIAN AND VEGAN

    Ravioli with Mushroom and Ricotta

    I love pasta. I like eating it in all kinds of recipes and I like to improvise. And I like tortellini and ravioli very much, it’s one of my favorite things to eat. Today I made this really quick recipe, Ravioli with Mushroom and Ricotta and I really loved it. If you cook the ravioli and make the sauce at the same time, you have your dish on the table in less than 30 minutes. Ingredients: 250 g of Ravioli one onion one clove of garlic 3 handful of spinach 3 tablespoons of ricotta cheese salt, pepper, and oregano olive oil 1 teaspoon of butter 1 cup of stock 1/2…

  • Turkey Meatballs with Roasted Peppers
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    Turkey Meatballs in Roasted Red Pepper Sauce

    This Turkey Meatballs with Roasted Peppers dish is a great dinner idea, and it freezes really good, so you can make a big batch and use it when you don’t have time to cook. Ingredients: 500 g of minced turkey meat 800 g of roasted pepper 50 g of peas 1 slice of bread 1 egg 100 ml of milk 1/2 a teaspoon of salt 1/4 of a teaspoon of pepper 1 tablespoon of dill 1 onion 2 carrots 1 stalk of celery 2 cloves of garlic Soften the bread in 100 ml of milk, slice the carrots and the celery, chop the onion and garlic. You can chop the…

  • Focaccia with Whole-wheat Flour
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    Focaccia with Whole-wheat Flour

    This is a tasty Focaccia with Whole-wheat Flour that’s super easy to make and perfect for almost any meal. Ingredients: 400 g whole-wheat flour 1 sachet dry yeast 1 teaspoon sugar one teaspoon salt 250 ml lukewarm water sliced olives rosemary, oregano, basil 1 tablespoon olive oil dried tomatoes In a glass, measure the lukewarm water, then mix in the yeast and the sugar and let the mixture rise for 10 minutes. In a big bowl, sift the flour and salt. Add the yeast mixture and 1 tablespoon of olive oil. Work very well the dough and when the dough is formed, move it to a plain clean surface and work…