Strawberry – Banana Icecream – Glace aux fraises et à la banane – Erdbeer-Bananen Eiscreme

Written in English – et aussi écrit en Français – und auch geschrieben in Deutsch Just very quickly an ice cream recipe for these gorgeous sunny days to come. It is very low in sugar and relies almost exclusively on the sweetness in the strawberries and the banana. 250 g strawberries 200 ml whipping cream … Continue reading Strawberry – Banana Icecream – Glace aux fraises et à la banane – Erdbeer-Bananen Eiscreme

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

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

Written in English – et aussi écrit en Français – und auch geschrieben in Deutsch 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 … Continue reading Brioche with citrus hints – Brioche avec des accents d’agrumes – Brioche mit Zitrus Aroma

Vegetable Moussaka – Moussaka aux Légumes–Gemüse Moussaka

Written in English – et aussi écrit en Français – und auch geschrieben in Deutsch For years this has been one of my all time favourite dishes! It is a really flavourful main-course dish. Either to be served with warm fresh bread as a hearty satisfying dish or with a green salad for a touch … Continue reading Vegetable Moussaka – Moussaka aux Légumes–Gemüse Moussaka

Tuscan Almond Pesto – Pesto toscain aux amandes – Toskanisches Mandel Pesto

Written in English – et aussi écrit en Français – und auch geschrieben in Deutsch Thermomix recipe, but can be made with any blender At a party a couple of months ago I have been made to try a delicious spread made in the Thermomix. It was so good I asked for the recipe, which … Continue reading Tuscan Almond Pesto – Pesto toscain aux amandes – Toskanisches Mandel Pesto

Parmesan and Poppy Biscuits – Biscuits au parmesan et graines de pavot – Pamesan – Mohn Kekse

Written in English – et aussi écrit en Français – und auch geschrieben in Deutsch (Can be made with the Thermomix, just put all the ingredients in together and mix) A go-to recipe in my répertoire are the Parmesan and Poppy Biscuits from Yotam Ottolenghi. So simple, so divine. Either bake them all at once … Continue reading Parmesan and Poppy Biscuits – Biscuits au parmesan et graines de pavot – Pamesan – Mohn Kekse

Turkey Stew – Ragoût de dinde – Putengeschnetzeltes

Written in English – et aussi écrit en Français – und auch geschrieben in Deutsch Eating the rainbow! For optimal health, we need a rainbow of nutrients and colors.This is one dish that everybody in our house loves. The stew is easily prepared, keeps several days and freezes beautifully to boot. It also is good … Continue reading Turkey Stew – Ragoût de dinde – Putengeschnetzeltes

10 Vegetable Lasagna – Lasagne aux 10 légumes – 10 Gemüse Lasagne

Written in English – et aussi écrit en Français – und auch geschrieben in Deutsch It is again Monday and for all those following the Meatfree Monday movement here is an excellent lasagne which my friends and family enjoy massively. It takes some time to prepare but it's definitely worth the effort! Recipe 10 Vegetable … Continue reading 10 Vegetable Lasagna – Lasagne aux 10 légumes – 10 Gemüse Lasagne

Austrian Marble Wreath Cake – Couronne marbré autrichienne – Marmor Kranzkuchen

Written in English – et aussi écrit en Français – und auch geschrieben in Deutsch A perfect cake for an afternoon tea or even for a lunchbox. My boys regularly request this cake as they like the mix of vanilla and chocolate. The advantage is that, in case some pieces are left over, which doesn't … Continue reading Austrian Marble Wreath Cake – Couronne marbré autrichienne – Marmor Kranzkuchen

Austrian Carnival Doughnuts – Beignet de Carnaval – Faschingskrapfen

Written in English – et aussi écrit en Français – und auch geschrieben in Deutsch Carnivals Shrove Tuesday is almost upon us and as every good Austrian knows, Carnival is Krapfen time!This, in the past, was because lent was much stricter than it is nowadays and people needed to eat heartily to keep up their … Continue reading Austrian Carnival Doughnuts – Beignet de Carnaval – Faschingskrapfen

Tomato and red lentil Soupe – Soupe aux tomates et aux lentilles rouges Tomaten und rote Linsen Suppe

Written in English – et aussi écrit en Français – und auch geschrieben in Deutsch The tomato and red lentil soup is an ideal mid- week meal. As it is a huge hit with my family as well as with the homeless people I have the pleasure to cook for via my parish, we now … Continue reading Tomato and red lentil Soupe – Soupe aux tomates et aux lentilles rouges Tomaten und rote Linsen Suppe

5 – vegetable Pasta Sauce – sauce pasta aux 5 légumes – 5- Gemüse Pasta Sauce

Chocolate Squares – Carrés au chocolat – Schokoladeschnitten (Zucchini Kuchen)

Written in English – et aussi écrit en Français – und auch geschrieben in Deutsch One of the cakes that I ate a lot as a child in Austria was this one. I remember, with 2 of my sisters, having sneaked chocolate squares out of the freezer one day (we didn’t get sweets very often). … Continue reading Chocolate Squares – Carrés au chocolat – Schokoladeschnitten (Zucchini Kuchen)

Mushroom Cups – Coupelles de Champignons – Pilzhäppchen

Written in English – et aussi écrit en Français – und auch geschrieben in Deutsch Whenever we have a dinner party at our house, I enjoy making a variety of appetisers. I love olives and cocktail tomatoes as well as slices of cheese and sausage, but I really delight in preparing little bites to enjoy … Continue reading Mushroom Cups – Coupelles de Champignons – Pilzhäppchen

Meatballs Hunter Style – Boulettes de viande façon chasseur-Überbackene Jäger- frikadellen

Written in English – et aussi écrit en Français – und auch geschrieben in Deutsch If you are looking for a recipe that can easily be prepared in advance this one is for you. I like to prepare this either on the day before or in the morning and have the hands free for my … Continue reading Meatballs Hunter Style – Boulettes de viande façon chasseur-Überbackene Jäger- frikadellen

Austrian Frittatensuppe – Vegetable Bouillon with sliced pancakes ou Bouillon de légumes aux lamelles de crêpes

Written in English - en dessous écrit en Français - darunter geschrieben in Deutsch One very well known Austrian soup is the Frittatensuppe made from plain pancakes, tightly rolled up and sliced into coils served in a bowl of clear soup or beef broth. So if ever by miracle you find yourself with leftover pancakes, … Continue reading Austrian Frittatensuppe – Vegetable Bouillon with sliced pancakes ou Bouillon de légumes aux lamelles de crêpes

Savoury Crêpe Torte – Gâteau de crêpes salées

Written in English - en dessous écrit en Français - darunter geschrieben in Deutsch Tomorrow the French celebrate la chandleur which has a Christian background, but which is also well known for the fact that the 2nd of February is their own pancake day! Everybody makes crepes on that day so here is a way … Continue reading Savoury Crêpe Torte – Gâteau de crêpes salées

Cottage Pie

Written in English - en dessous écrit en Français - darunter geschrieben in Deutsch One of the most appreciated dishes in our house is the Cottage Pie. This is the ultimate comfort food and ideal when it is windy and rainy outside! The minced red meat cooked in a sauce with onions and other vegetables, … Continue reading Cottage Pie

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

Written in English - en dessous écrit en Français - darunter geschrieben in Deutsch 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 … Continue reading Gluten and Dairy free Lemon Cake – Cake aux citrons sans lactose et gluten – Gluten und Laktose freier Zitronenkuchen

Blueberry Crumble Cake – crumble cake aux myrtilles – Sauerrahm Blaubeer Streuselkuchen

Written in English - en dessous écrit en Français - darunter geschrieben in Deutsch Do you know the feeling when your kids come home from school and just want something sweet. My middle son loves his cakes and has been adamant for me to do one for the last couple of days, feeling it to … Continue reading Blueberry Crumble Cake – crumble cake aux myrtilles – Sauerrahm Blaubeer Streuselkuchen