BBQ – Potato – Garlic Fans / Éventails de pommes de terre à l’ail / Knoblauch – Kartoffel Fächer

It's time for BBQs!!!! Finally the sun is arriving, warm weather, gardens in bloom, people being happy thanks to these rays of sunlight shining on them.There are a couple of side dishes for BBQs that I enjoy hugely! I love thes delicately flavoured Potato - Garlic Fans. 6 large potatoes, not peeled2 tbsp of olive … Continue reading BBQ – Potato – Garlic Fans / Éventails de pommes de terre à l’ail / Knoblauch – Kartoffel Fächer

BBQ – Summer Vegetable Parcels / paquets de légumes d’été / Sommer Gemüse Päckchen

It's time for BBQs!!!! Finally the sun is arriving, warm weather, gardens in bloom, people being happy thanks to these rays of sunlight shining on them. There are a couple of side dishes for BBQs that I enjoy hugely! The Vegetable Parcels are always very popular! 1 kg mixed baby vegetables (carrots, squash, corn cobs, … Continue reading BBQ – Summer Vegetable Parcels / paquets de légumes d’été / Sommer Gemüse Päckchen

Pizza-Snails – Escargots Pizza – Pizza Schnecken

Almost everybody loves pizza, whatever the age, but let's face it, they are not easily eaten on the go. Portable food is always useful, especially when you have excursions, picnics or when you are travelling. That is why these Pizza Snails are so handy. Ingredients for about 12 pieces: 40 g pitted green olives 100 … Continue reading Pizza-Snails – Escargots Pizza – Pizza Schnecken

Nectarine Flan – Flan de nectarines – Nektarinenflan

It's the season for picnics, enjoying the great outdoors, the sunshine, the beautiful gardens, parks and countryside. One dish I love to make for our Picnics, BBQs and general summer meals is the Nectarine Flan. It's easily made, perfect to be transported and so refreshingly fruity. For 6 People For the shortcrust pastry 200 g … Continue reading Nectarine Flan – Flan de nectarines – Nektarinenflan

Fruit Carpaccio – Carpaccio de fruits – Fruit Carpaccio

Very easy and simple ideas for a light breakfast, dessert or for a summer buffet 😊 Pineapple Carpaccio with Mint Sugar 1 pineapple, well peeled, the hard core removed 4 tbsp sugar a couple of mint leaves (the rough stem in the middle of the leaves removed) Cut the pineapples into very thin slices (works … Continue reading Fruit Carpaccio – Carpaccio de fruits – Fruit Carpaccio

Summer Slices – Tartelettes d’été – Sommer Törtchen

A little dessert or treat that I absolutely love are these summer slices. There is such a variety of fruit that you can present with them that it is pure bliss! Easy to prepare in advance they always have a huge success! Jam Roll 3 egg yolks 4 tbsp warm water 150 g sugar 3 … Continue reading Summer Slices – Tartelettes d’été – Sommer Törtchen

Honey-Mustard Dressing / Vinaigrette à la Moutarde au Miel / Honig-Senf Salat Sauce + IDEE

A salad dressing that I simply love! 1 tsp Honey Mustard 2 tbsp olive oil 1 tbsp white wine vinegar salt white pepper Chilli Flakes Herbs Mix all together and dress the salad. In the picture are several ideas of salads I have done that were a huge success and compliment this dressing extremely well. … Continue reading Honey-Mustard Dressing / Vinaigrette à la Moutarde au Miel / Honig-Senf Salat Sauce + IDEE

White Bean Salad – Salade aux haricots blancs – Weisse Bohnen Salat

I made this salad recently and keep on making it. Its just that good. The recipe is by the Blogger Sabrina Ghayour and I haven't changed anything apart from the chilli flakes. It's perfect for the salad buffet, BBQ, Picnics or to bring if a salad is asked for. 400 g Cannellini beans, drained, rinsed, … Continue reading White Bean Salad – Salade aux haricots blancs – Weisse Bohnen Salat

Tabbouleh salad/salade/Salat

I love this salad in the warmer months of the year. Its deliciously refreshing and very easy to make. In our family we tend to make it for salad bars, BBQs, and Picnics but also if we are asked to bring a salad. Personally I even use it as a filler for Baguette when we … Continue reading Tabbouleh salad/salade/Salat

Pistachio – Feta Dip – Dip aux pistaches et au Feta – Feta-Pistazien Dip

Text in English - Français - Deutsch One of my wonderful godmothers, who shares my love for cooking and who - together with my parents - thaught me how to prepare good and healthy meals, presented me with a cookbook recently that I like a lot. A couple of the recipes I knew before as … Continue reading Pistachio – Feta Dip – Dip aux pistaches et au Feta – Feta-Pistazien Dip