Spaghetti con Scampi e Zucchini

Written in English - en dessous écrit en Français - darunter geschrieben in Deutsch The perfect Istrian Pasta recipe with a sauce unlike many others. Light and fresh with only 3 main ingredients. This recipe, discovered at Harrys Bar, one of Venises' most famous restaurants, takes full advantage of seasonal lightly sweet courgettes, fresh pliable … Continue reading Spaghetti con Scampi e Zucchini

Pasta alla Amatriciana – cherry tomatoes, pancetta and white wine / tomates cerises, pancetta et vin blanc / Kirschtomaten, Pancetta und Weisswein

Written in English - en dessous écrit en Français - darunter geschrieben in Deutsch I enjoy making Pasta every now and then. They are so incredibly versatile and almost everybody enjoys them tremendously. I have seen peoples eyes light up when confronted with a bowl of well made Pasta. Pasta Bolognaise and Carbonara are delicious … Continue reading Pasta alla Amatriciana – cherry tomatoes, pancetta and white wine / tomates cerises, pancetta et vin blanc / Kirschtomaten, Pancetta und Weisswein

Chicken Meatballs – Boulettes de poulet – Hendlbouletten

Written in English - en dessous écrit en Français - darunter geschrieben in Deutsch 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 … Continue reading Chicken Meatballs – Boulettes de poulet – Hendlbouletten

Savoury Gentleman’s Torte – Sandwich Cake – Pikante Herrentorte

Written in English - en dessous écrit en Français - darunter geschrieben in Deutsch 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 … Continue reading Savoury Gentleman’s Torte – Sandwich Cake – Pikante Herrentorte

Gazpacho – Gaspacho

Written in English - en dessous écrit en Français - darunter geschrieben in Deutsch 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, … Continue reading Gazpacho – Gaspacho

Fish Fillet with dill – cucumbers – Filet de poisson avec concombres à l’aneth – Fischfilet mit Dill-Gurken

Written in English – et aussi écrit en Français – und auch geschrieben in Deutsch This is one fish recipe that I love to prepare. it is so easy and very light as well. The cucumber vegetables go very well with the dill, the fish and the potatoes and smell delicious. You can easily prepare … Continue reading Fish Fillet with dill – cucumbers – Filet de poisson avec concombres à l’aneth – Fischfilet mit Dill-Gurken

Salmon Terrine – Terrine de saumon – Lachsterrine

Written in English – et aussi écrit en Français – und auch geschrieben in Deutsch This is a terrine that I love to serve my guests! It is easily made, can be prepared in advance and is very refined! Recipe Salmon Terrine For 6 5 1/2 sheets of gelatine 200 g double-cream cheese 125 g … Continue reading Salmon Terrine – Terrine de saumon – Lachsterrine

6 Vegetable Vegetarian Bolognese – Bolognese végétarienne aux 6 légumes – Vegetarische 6- Gemüsebolognese

Written in English – et aussi écrit en Français – und auch geschrieben in Deutsch Sometimes the only way the kids - and some adults - will eat vegetables is by sneaking it past them. This pasta sauce has proved to be a life saver especially with our youngest who is blocking vegetables at the … Continue reading 6 Vegetable Vegetarian Bolognese – Bolognese végétarienne aux 6 légumes – Vegetarische 6- Gemüsebolognese

Greek inspired Herbed Meatballs with Feta Dip – Boulettes aux Herbes avec leur dip au feta – Kräuterbällchen mit Schafskäse-Dip

Written in English – et aussi écrit en Français – und auch geschrieben in Deutsch This recipe is one that I like to prepare as a light mid-week dinner but it works just as well for lunch. It is Greek inspired and perfect for these sunny days that are starting to arrive ! Recipe Herbed … Continue reading Greek inspired Herbed Meatballs with Feta Dip – Boulettes aux Herbes avec leur dip au feta – Kräuterbällchen mit Schafskäse-Dip

Risotto with Mushrooms and Bacon – Risotto aux Champignons et Lardons- Risotto mit Champignons und Speck

Written in English – et aussi écrit en Français – und auch geschrieben in Deutsch Yesterday evening we had our favourite Risotto for dinner! The beauty of this is that although it has a slight taste of bacon (100 g for 4 people!) it contains several vegetables, even mushrooms that you can hide perfectly from … Continue reading Risotto with Mushrooms and Bacon – Risotto aux Champignons et Lardons- Risotto mit Champignons und Speck