Red Velvet Coconut Muffins

I’m not a Valentine’s Day person at all, but with each and every media available advertising the day, I remembered having a box of red velvet cake mix sitting in my kitchen cupboard,… Continue reading

(Temporary) New Layout

This morning I discovered – as did probably all WP bloggers using the TwentyTen theme –  that a new feature called infinite scrolling was introduced. Without the possibility to opt out. Infinite scrolling… Continue reading

Lime Crêpe & Chocolate-Chilli-Ganache Lasagne

It’s gotten reaaaaally cold here this last week, winter has finally arrived. From too mild for winter to make-your-nose-burn-and-freeze-your-ears-off cold in a couple of days. Which made me want to cook thick soups… Continue reading

Citrus Fruit & Cardamom Jelly

Once something has grabbed my attention – an ingredient, technique or method -, I like getting back to it. Those of you who have gotten to know me over these last two years… Continue reading

Goat Cheese with Pumpkin Seed Brittle on Beetroot Carpaccio & Mango Salsa

Last week we had our annual office team dinner, and as is typical when you book for larger groups at a German restaurant we agreed to have three starters and three main courses… Continue reading

Spiced Winter Porridge

Shortly before Christmas I read this post on Speculaaskruiden by London Eats, a really lovely spice mix that I made but unfortunately didn’t get to use because I didn’t have enough time to… Continue reading

Oven Bag Cooked Pork Tenderloin

Before I start – I guess we all go into a new year with some resolutions. One of mine was to (try to) keep my posts a little shorter and more to the… Continue reading

Happy New Year!

Just a quick post to wish you all a Happy New Year and all the best for 2012! Although I’m not very good with using my old digital camera at night, last night… Continue reading

Christmas Jelly

A few months ago I had to buy a whole bottle of Crème de Cassis, which I resented a little because I only needed 2 tablespoons for a recipe, and you only get… Continue reading

Chocolate Covered Marshmallows

When I started my German Blog in February this year, I said I wouldn’t be posting the same things I post on this one. Except if something turns out really spectacular. Well, this… Continue reading

Walnut Kisses

Walnut Kisses – they’re the kind of Christmas cookie no one else but my grandmother made when she was still alive. No one in the family really tried because everyone thought that my… Continue reading

Welcome to my dinner table – Part 5

The Christmas Dinner 2010. I rarely have my family over for dinner, as my sister lives in another part of the country (which I’m happy to say will have changed by tonight as… Continue reading