Chicken Meatballs – Boulettes de poulet – Hendlbouletten

I am not a fan of red meat, unlike the 4 men in my household, so the traditional meatballs are not something I myself eat, but these gorgeous little Chicken Meatballs are absolutely delicious!! Even I can't resist these, especially not in combination with the Simple Red Sauce. They are moist and full of flavour! … Continue reading Chicken Meatballs – Boulettes de poulet – Hendlbouletten

Savoury Gentleman’s Torte – Sandwich Cake – Pikante Herrentorte

Quick Links:FrançaisDeutsch Today I will not give you a recipe but a "How to do" guide. I have been asked how to make the Austrian 'Savoury Gentleman's Torte' , that exists in other countries under other names. In the photo you can see the steps taken. You take any bread you like, doesn't matter if … Continue reading Savoury Gentleman’s Torte – Sandwich Cake – Pikante Herrentorte

Gazpacho – Gaspacho

True bliss in hot summer weather !!! A traditional spanish cold vegetable soup, no cooking involved and done in a couple of minutes! Ingredients 3 slices of white bread, cut into big chunks1 kg ripe tomatoes, washed and diced 1 cucumber, peeled and diced1 green pepper, washed and diced1 small onion, peeled and diced2-3 garlic … Continue reading Gazpacho – Gaspacho

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

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

Brioche with citrus hints – Brioche avec des accents d’agrumes – Brioche mit Zitrus Aroma

On the weekends I love having fresh Brioche in the house. For years I didn't dare making one and excused that by saying that in any case the Brioche in our supermarket is just as good as homemade. Boy did I get that wrong ! All you really need is patience. The reward is twofold. … Continue reading Brioche with citrus hints – Brioche avec des accents d’agrumes – Brioche mit Zitrus Aroma

Crunchy Breakfast Yoghurt – Yaourt Croustillant aux fruits – Crunchy Müsli mit Erdbeeren

Just a very quick entry for this delicious breakfast – made in under 5 minutes and less than 300 calories! I know you can buy the crunchy stuff in the shops but why would you if it is so desperately easy to make at home. Here we go Recipe Crunchy Breakfast Yoghurt 1 tsp butter2 … Continue reading Crunchy Breakfast Yoghurt – Yaourt Croustillant aux fruits – Crunchy Müsli mit Erdbeeren

Gluten and Dairy free Lemon Cake – Cake aux citrons sans lactose et gluten – Gluten und Laktose freier Zitronenkuchen

Sometimes my second son asks me for a lemon cake which he really likes. I have tried so many different versions over the years and now finally I am happy with the result! I have made a gluten and dairy free version but you can use regular flour without any problem! Recipe Lemon Cake 300 … Continue reading Gluten and Dairy free Lemon Cake – Cake aux citrons sans lactose et gluten – Gluten und Laktose freier Zitronenkuchen

Italian Triple Deckers or tramezzini aux saveurs italiens

I had the tremendous pleasure this morning to host one of my dearest friends who came to visit me and present me to her adopted daughter. It was such a sweet and touching moment. In order to do this great occasion justice I made a little snack just for us. We simply had lemon cupcakes … Continue reading Italian Triple Deckers or tramezzini aux saveurs italiens