With Christmas not too far away and many of us in the middle of planning the dishes we are going to prepare, appetisers, main courses, desserts, drinks and the list goes on. During this time of year, I endeavour to make my life as easy as possible and without too much stress. After all it… Continue reading Mini Goat Cheese & Roast Pepper Quiches
Food lovers of Pancakes with walnuts (Palačinke sa orasima) are easy, fun to make and are enjoyed by all ages. Pancakes can be savoury, sweet, made into wonderful desserts, served for breakfast as well as during the day or evening. They become mouthwatering and totally delicious when topped with fresh fruit, drizzled with maple syrup, a… Continue reading Croatian Style Pancakes With Walnut Filling (Palačinke Sa Orasima)
This mouth watering curry is guaranteed to satisfy a healthy appetite. In our family we can never say no to a good curry and this vegetarian and vegan friendly dish boasts wonderful spices, Indian flavours and only a few ingredients. This humble dish is filling, delicious and easy to prepare. Curry Paste 1 teaspoon Garam… Continue reading Indian Inspired Chickpea Curry
For those that are fans of potato salad, needless to say there are many of us, this is a truly simplistic and yet amazing dish. This side dish can accompany many meat and fish dishes or for our vegetarian and vegan friends can accompany other vegetable dishes. This version is one that I grew up… Continue reading Potato Salad (European Style)
Recently, I had to do a presentation for one of my subjects Special Dietary Requirements. The special dietary needs that some people have are, gluten sensitivity, egg, lactose, celiac disease, peanut or nut allergies and the list goes on. Covering this subject in more depth has opened my eyes further and given me much greater understanding… Continue reading Delicious Vegan Chocolate Cake
Yesterday I visited one of Melbourne’s Markets with a friend. We enjoyed a light lunch of Vietnamese Lemon Grass Soup with Rice Noodles. Followed by, traipsing around the market and buying our goodies for the weekend. We both stocked up on fresh seafood, meat, fresh fruit, vegetables, nuts and deli goods. This plan has been… Continue reading Seafood Linguine
I shared this recipe almost two years ago, I decided to reblog this post again as it is a wonderful French vegetarian dish that can be enjoyed warm or at room temperature. This dish boasts delicate, sweet flavours of the onion and lovely home made shortcrust pastry. It is another favourite in our family.