Trio de Verrines – Trio of Shooters – Trio von Häppchen im Glas

Écrit en FRANÇAIS - underneath in ENGLISH - darunter auf DEUTSCH Quand nous faisons une RACLETTE je préfère faire un grand apéro qui fait office d'entrée en même temps, afin d'éviter de déjà être assis devant les appareils à Raclette chauffants. Tranquillement assis dans le salon en train de déguster un grand apéro qui fait … Continue reading Trio de Verrines – Trio of Shooters – Trio von Häppchen im Glas

Vegetarian Shepherds pie – Shepherds pie vegetarien – vegetarischer Shepherds pie

Written in English - aussi ecrit en Francais en dessous - auch in Deutsch unten drunter geschrieben When autumn comes with its gorgeous colours and cooler weather I start thinking of all sorts of comfort food. The one that I truly enjoy is the vegetarian shepherd's pie with its rich ragout, covered with a deliciously … Continue reading Vegetarian Shepherds pie – Shepherds pie vegetarien – vegetarischer Shepherds pie

Spinach-Ricotta Cannelloni / cannelloni aux epinards et a la ricotta / Spinat Ricotta Cannelloni

Written in English - écrit en Français en dessous - darunter auf Deutsch geschrieben One of my favorite vegetarian dishes is Cannelloni with spinach and ricotta! It's easy to do, does not take a lot of time to prepare, can be done in advance and it's great to have in the freezer if you do … Continue reading Spinach-Ricotta Cannelloni / cannelloni aux epinards et a la ricotta / Spinat Ricotta Cannelloni

Olive Cake – cake aux olives – Oliven Kuchen

Written in English - en dessous écrit en Français - darunter geschrieben in Deutsch I love savoury cakes as appetisers or for picnics. They are extremely tasty and moist and will go with any wine, champagne or drinks. This is one recipe I have been making for years and it always disappears as soon as … Continue reading Olive Cake – cake aux olives – Oliven Kuchen

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

Tomato Tarte – Tarte à la tomate minute – Tomatentarte

Written in English - en dessous écrit en Français - darunter geschrieben in Deutsch As soon as the summer starts the tomatoes are at their best! This is the time to make this gorgeous Tomato Tarte! Very well known in France and much less in the rest of the world it's bliss to make and … Continue reading Tomato Tarte – Tarte à la tomate minute – Tomatentarte

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

Pizza-Snails – Escargots Pizza – Pizza Schnecken

Written in English - en dessous écrit en Français - darunter geschrieben in Deutsch 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 … Continue reading Pizza-Snails – Escargots Pizza – Pizza Schnecken

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

Written in English - en dessous écrit en Français - darunter geschrieben in Deutsch 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 … Continue reading White Bean Salad – Salade aux haricots blancs – Weisse Bohnen Salat

Tabbouleh salad/salade/Salat

Written in English - en dessous écrit en Français - darunter geschrieben in Deutsch 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 … Continue reading Tabbouleh salad/salade/Salat

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

Written in English - en dessous écrit en Français - darunter geschrieben in 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 … Continue reading Pistachio – Feta Dip – Dip aux pistaches et au Feta – Feta-Pistazien Dip

Olivieh Salat

Written in English - en dessous écrit en Français - darunter geschrieben in Deutsch This salad is an iranien version of the Russian Olivier salad that was created in the late 19th century by a Belgian Chef who worked at the famous Hermitage Restaurant in Moscow. I made it recently for a Buffet Party and … Continue reading Olivieh Salat

BBQ Chicken Marinade – Marinade BBQ pour poulet – BBQ Hendlmarinade

Written in English – et aussi écrit en Français – und auch geschrieben in Deutsch A very short and very, very simple recipe for a very delicious chicken marinade. Here I have used it on drumsticks but you can just as well use it for other parts or even the entire chicken. big ziplock bag … Continue reading BBQ Chicken Marinade – Marinade BBQ pour poulet – BBQ Hendlmarinade

Spinach Pancake Torte – Gâteau de crêpes aux épinards – Spinat und Pfannkuchen Torte

Written in English – et aussi écrit en Français – und auch geschrieben in Deutsch A recipe that my grandmother always used to make for me and that I still love to prepare for my family is the Spinach Pancake Torte. Extremely easy to prepare and a stunning centerpiece for your table! 300 g of … Continue reading Spinach Pancake Torte – Gâteau de crêpes aux épinards – Spinat und Pfannkuchen Torte

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

Caro’s white BBQ sauce / la sauce blanche BBQ de Caro / Caro’s weisse BBQ Sauce

Written in English – et aussi écrit en Français – und auch geschrieben in Deutsch This sauce was inspired by one my mother does regularly. Hers is delicious but I have still tweaked it a little bit and made this one my own. Whenever I make it, I have to make a huge batch as … Continue reading Caro’s white BBQ sauce / la sauce blanche BBQ de Caro / Caro’s weisse BBQ Sauce

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