Vegetarian Cesar Salad – salade César végétarien – vegetarischer Cesar Salat

Last year I discorvered one of the best recipes of Cesar Salad I have ever tasted on the French Cooking Site Marmiton. I have made it quite regulary since, especially for picnics or summer lunches! Ingredients for 4 people 2 romaine lettuce hearts25 g of chopped parmesan4 slices of bread2 tbsp of neutral oilFor the … Continue reading Vegetarian Cesar Salad – salade César végétarien – vegetarischer Cesar Salat

No bake Strawberry Tarte – Tarte aux fraises sans cuisson – Erdbeer Tarte ohne Backen

I have come across a delicious recipe that looked so good that I had to make it! As always I have tweaked it a little bit to make it somewhat lighter and less sugary and it was a big success. We have done it several times since using also raspberries, blueberries, mangos etc. It's the … Continue reading No bake Strawberry Tarte – Tarte aux fraises sans cuisson – Erdbeer Tarte ohne Backen

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

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

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

Eton Mess

The British summer is coming closer and with it the hot weather, the roses, the lush gardens, the Wimbledon tennis tournament and with that the Great British classic, the mix of red juicy strawberries and thick onctuous cream. There are many variations to serve this but one of the big classics has to be the … Continue reading Eton Mess

Salmon Terrine – Terrine de saumon – Lachsterrine

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 cream horseradish (glass) salt White pepper 1/2 bunch of plain parsley 2 tablespoons of Cognac … Continue reading Salmon Terrine – Terrine de saumon – Lachsterrine

Italian Triple Deckers – tramezzini aux saveurs italiens – Italienische Sandwiches

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 – tramezzini aux saveurs italiens – Italienische Sandwiches