Tomato Tarte – Tarte à la tomate – Tomatentarte

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 to eat, ideally with a green salad on the side. Light, delicious and tasting … Continue reading Tomato Tarte – Tarte à la tomate – Tomatentarte

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

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 mature cheese - I used Gruyère but a mature cheddar is delicious as well! Pancakes … Continue reading Spinach Pancake Torte – Gâteau de crêpes aux épinards – Spinat und Pfannkuchen Torte

Sauce Hollandaise (Thermomix)

I love spring and always await eagerly the asparagus season. Unfortunately in the UK it is hard to come by white asparagus but the green one is just as good. But I love a good Sauce Hollandaise with it and therefore I have tried a couple of recipes. I have made some tweaks and am … Continue reading Sauce Hollandaise (Thermomix)

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

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 moment. The bonus is that it is delicious for the entire family and it's freezeable! … Continue reading 6 Vegetable Vegetarian Bolognese – Bolognese végétarienne aux 6 légumes – Vegetarische 6- Gemüsebolognese

Vegetable Moussaka – Moussaka aux Légumes–Gemüse Moussaka

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 of freshness. Recipe Vegetable Moussaka Serves 6 500 g eggplant, sliced 1 can of green … Continue reading Vegetable Moussaka – Moussaka aux Légumes–Gemüse Moussaka

Melanzane alla Parmigiana – Eggplant Parmesan Gratin – Gratin d’aubergines au parmesan- Auberginen Parmesan Gratin

It is again Meatless Monday and people are thinking about what meal to prepare for their families that doesn't involve meat. This here is delicious and easy to make!When friends come over for a quick lunch I enjoy making this gorgeous Italian dish! It is ideal for flexitarians like me, but is equally loved by … Continue reading Melanzane alla Parmigiana – Eggplant Parmesan Gratin – Gratin d’aubergines au parmesan- Auberginen Parmesan Gratin

Vegetarian Spinach Roulade – Bûche aux épinards végétarienne – Vegetarische Spinatroulade

When the spring starts pointing its nose I love my light and colourful lunches! This Roulade is perfect in my opinion, served on a bed of salad with cherry tomatoes! It is a very elegant dish, that can even double as starter for a smart lunch or dinner party. Recipe Spinach Roulade 400g fresh spinach … Continue reading Vegetarian Spinach Roulade – Bûche aux épinards végétarienne – Vegetarische Spinatroulade

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

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 Lasagna 3 tbsp olive oil 1 clove garlic, minced 2 tsp minced ginger 1 medium … Continue reading 10 Vegetable Lasagna – Lasagne aux 10 légumes – 10 Gemüse Lasagne

Greek Cheese and Potato Patties – Galettes de pommes de terre et de feta- Kartoffellaibchen mit Feta Käse

Either a light lunch or as a starter I simply love this dish! Delicious little fried morsels of potato and feta cheese, flavoured with dill and lemon juice! Recipe Greek Cheese and Potato Patties Serves 4 570 g potatoes 115 g feta cheese 4 scallions, chopped 3 tablespoons chopped fresh dill 1 tablespoon lemon juice … Continue reading Greek Cheese and Potato Patties – Galettes de pommes de terre et de feta- Kartoffellaibchen mit Feta Käse

Super Speedy Sundried Tomato Pasta – Pasta aux tomates séchées express – Superschnelle Tomatensoße mit sonnengetrockneten Tomaten

And here we go - its Monday again and for all of those who try to make the meat free Monday happen, I will share with you one of my favourite pasta recipes. It won't take you more time to make the sauce than to boil the pasta and in my opinion it is sublime … Continue reading Super Speedy Sundried Tomato Pasta – Pasta aux tomates séchées express – Superschnelle Tomatensoße mit sonnengetrockneten Tomaten