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

Spanish Red Pepper Dip – dip espagnol de poivrons rouges – Spanischer Roter Paprika Dip

Written in English - en dessous écrit en Français - darunter geschrieben in Deutsch This is the Dip that one of my aunts, who has grown up in Spain, made for a family gathering when I was a Teenager. I found it so incredibly delicious that I wrote down the recipe and countless years later … Continue reading Spanish Red Pepper Dip – dip espagnol de poivrons rouges – Spanischer Roter Paprika Dip

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

Italy in Shotglasses – Italie en Verrines – Italien im Glas

Written in English – et aussi écrit en Français – und auch geschrieben in Deutsch A couple of lovely friends will be over in a few hours to have lunch with us. As we - especially my husband loves pre-meal drinks and little appetisers, I have - yet again prepared these. This has been one … Continue reading Italy in Shotglasses – Italie en Verrines – Italien im Glas

Appéro Goats Cheese and Tomato Tartar Shotglasses – Verrines chevre – tartare de tomates – Gläser mit Ziegenkäse und Tomaten Tartar

Written in English – et aussi écrit en Français – und auch geschrieben in Deutsch I love having dinner parties with our friends and family! Normally we serve either fish or meat but I really love my vegetables. I find that there are never enough.That is why I always give lots of vegetables or vegetable … Continue reading Appéro Goats Cheese and Tomato Tartar Shotglasses – Verrines chevre – tartare de tomates – Gläser mit Ziegenkäse und Tomaten Tartar

Quails eggs Croustades – Croustades aux œufs de caille – Krustader mit Wachteleiern

Written in English – et aussi écrit en Français – und auch geschrieben in Deutsch One of the little appetizers I like to serve comes from non other than Pippa Middleton. A couple of years back I was given her book by some friends. This is one recipe I make regularly. It is really easy … Continue reading Quails eggs Croustades – Croustades aux œufs de caille – Krustader mit Wachteleiern

Fingerfood – Pain d’epice au foie gras

Written in English – et aussi écrit en Français – und auch geschrieben in Deutsch For my husbands birthday I prepared a couple of appetizers, one of which was these little gingerbread bites topped with foie gras. They are ideal for cocktail or dinner parties! I normally never have foie gras in the house but … Continue reading Fingerfood – Pain d’epice au foie gras

Italian Triple Deckers – tramezzini aux saveurs italiens – Italienische Sandwiches

Written in English - en dessous écrit en Français - darunter geschrieben in Deutsch 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 … Continue reading Italian Triple Deckers – tramezzini aux saveurs italiens – Italienische Sandwiches