Sauce Béarnaise

I simply love Béarnaise Sauce when grilling meat or fish or even with a Hamburger or fries and even asparagus. It's simply delicious! Recipe Sauce Bearnaise 150 g butter 3 egg yolks 3 shallots, peeled and minced 1/2 glass of vinegar 2 tbsp of minced Tarragon 3 tbsp of dry white wine Splash of lemon … Continue reading Sauce Béarnaise

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

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 people enjoy it tremendously. It goes perfectly with BQ but I - not being a … Continue reading Caro’s white BBQ sauce / la sauce blanche BBQ de Caro / Caro’s weisse BBQ Sauce

Porc Fillet with Mustard Sauce – Filet de porc avec sa sauce à la moutarde–Schweinefilet in Senfsauce

When friends or acquaintances come for diner during the week, I find that the Pork Fillet with Mustard Sauce ticks all the right boxes. It is ready in 30 minutes, absolutely delicious and looks very elegant.Recipe Pork Fillet with Mustard Sauce For 4 600 g pork fillet 500 g carrots, peeled and cut into slices … Continue reading Porc Fillet with Mustard Sauce – Filet de porc avec sa sauce à la moutarde–Schweinefilet in Senfsauce

Greek inspired Herbed Meatballs with Feta Dip – Boulettes aux Herbes avec leur dip au feta – Kräuterbällchen mit Schafskäse-Dip

This recipe is one that I like to prepare as a light mid-week dinner but it works just as well for lunch. It is Greek inspired and perfect for these sunny days that are starting to arrive ! Recipe Herbed Meatballs with Feta Dip For 4 1 onion, chopped 1 garlic clove, minced 1/2 bunch … Continue reading Greek inspired Herbed Meatballs with Feta Dip – Boulettes aux Herbes avec leur dip au feta – Kräuterbällchen mit Schafskäse-Dip

Low Carb – Stuffed Cucumbers – Concombres Farcis (IG bas) – Gefüllte Gurke (Eiweißreiche Nahrung)

After the festivities of Shrove Tuesday and all the pancakes we are craving something lighter to eat!As we do like to eat low carb on certain days of the week, the Stuffed Cucumbers are perfect.This is one recipe I have been doing for years! It is really easy to make, light and delicious! Recipe Stuffed … Continue reading Low Carb – Stuffed Cucumbers – Concombres Farcis (IG bas) – Gefüllte Gurke (Eiweißreiche Nahrung)

Roast beef with Herb Crust – Recette Rôti de Bœuf avec sa croûte aux herbes – Roastbeef in Kräuterkruste

The men in my house simply love their roasts, most especially the roast beef. On the weekend there is always one day that we prepare a roast and this one is always popular. Especially with a french Bordelaise Sauce (recipe will follow) Recipe Roast Beef with Herb Crust For 6 - 8 1.7 kg Roastbeef … Continue reading Roast beef with Herb Crust – Recette Rôti de Bœuf avec sa croûte aux herbes – Roastbeef in Kräuterkruste

Pork Roast in milk – Rôti de porc au lait – Marinierter Kotelettbraten

Recently I made this Pork Roast in milk for a dinner party. I have to admit that I am not a big meat lover but one of my favourite roasts is this one. If I have to eat meat I like it tender and with lots of delicious sauce.The pork here is marinated in milk, … Continue reading Pork Roast in milk – Rôti de porc au lait – Marinierter Kotelettbraten

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

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 boys in the afternoon. It's ideal especially on school nights or busy weekends. Recipe Meatballs … Continue reading Meatballs Hunter Style – Boulettes de viande façon chasseur-Überbackene Jäger- frikadellen

Savoury Crêpe Torte – Gâteau de crêpes salées

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 to use crepe as a main meal. I take the basic idea of a … Continue reading Savoury Crêpe Torte – Gâteau de crêpes salées

Viennese Potato Soup – Soupe de pommes de terre viennoise – Altwiener Kartoffelsuppe

My in-laws having arrived in the early afternoon for a week-end with us. I have decided to prepare them a little something to eat after their train journey.The Viennese potato soup came to my mind. It is a very nourishing and healthy broth, rather thick and ideal for this kind of cold and dark weather. … Continue reading Viennese Potato Soup – Soupe de pommes de terre viennoise – Altwiener Kartoffelsuppe