Saturday, March 15, 2014

Eggplant Stuffed with Rice, Spinach and Spring Onions

I'm back!!! :) 


Ingredients (for 2): 

  • 1  eggplant
  • 1 cup rice, cooked
  • 2 spring onions, chopped (the green part too!)
  • 3 cloves garlic, finely chopped
  • 1 handful of spinach, roughly chopped
  • 1 tsp dried basil
  • 3 tsp dried oregano
  • olive oil
  • salt and pepper 


Sunday, June 30, 2013

When in Florence...


Are you thinking of travelling to Florence?

Oh, to see the Duomo, the Ponte Vecchio, the Giardino di Boboli... and the food!!!! Every tourist needs advice on what to eat and where.

Thankfully my travel companion enjoys food as much as I do, so I have plenty of material to write about :) This post is the first of many more to come.

So let's start with Florence....


Sunday, June 9, 2013

Saturday, May 11, 2013

Grilled Brie with Rosemary Apples, Cauliflower Puree and honey



Ingredients (for two): 

  • 1 brie cheese of your liking
  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • small handful of rosemary leaves
  • 1 apple
  • 1 head of cauliflower
  • 1.5 pounds of potatoes
  • honey

Sunday, April 21, 2013

Spaghetti with Mussels in Tomato Sauce

Ingredients (for two): 

  • 1 kg mussels
  • 2 scallions, roughly chopped (the green part too!) 
  • 4 cloves of garlic, roughly chopped
  • 2 tbsp olive oil
  • 1 smaller can of tomato paste
  • 2 fresh tomatoes, diced
  • 2 tsp dried oregano
  • 1 handful of fresh basil
  • spaghetti, cooked to taste :)

Sunday, July 22, 2012

Hungarian Potato Soup - Krumplifőzelék

Ingredients (for one serving): 

  • 2-3 potatoes, peeled and diced
  • 1 large onion, sliced and diced
  • 2 cloves of garlic, finely chopped
  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • 3 tsp paprika powder
  • 3tbs sour cream
  • water
  • salt and pepper to taste



Sunday, July 15, 2012

Creamy Peach Soup



Ingredients (for 2)*: 

  • ~140 gramms of peaches, peeled and diced 
  • ~170 gramms apricots, peeled and diced
  • 40 gramms sugar 
  • 1 dl water
  • 1,5 dl plain yogurt 


Sunday, July 1, 2012

Raspberry Sage Lemonade


Ingredients (for 1): 


  • 1/2 cup fresh or frozen raspberries
  • 1 tbsp lime juice 
  • 3-4 leaves of fresh sage
  • 1 1/2 cup soda water
  • sweetener, sugar, honey, to your taste



Monday, May 28, 2012

Healthy-Yummy summer sandwich

Ingredients (for 1): 

  • 2 slices of your favorite bread
  • 1 egg
  • 1/2 ripe avocado 
  • small handful of fresh basil leaves
  • 1 tomato
  • 1 ball mozzarella (100 gr/3.5 oz)
  • salt and pepper to taste


Sunday, April 29, 2012

Roasted Beet, Garlic-Rosemary Chicken and Potatoes

Ingredients (for 1): 

  • chicken breast
  • 2-3 cloves of garlic
  • 1 beet, peeled and diced
  • 2-3 potatoes peeled and diced
  • leaves of 1 fresh rosemary sprig, roughly chopped
  • olive oil
  • salt and pepper to taste


Tuesday, April 10, 2012

Hummus

Ingredients: 

  • 2 cups chickpeas, cooked +cooking water (or liquid from the can)
  • 3 cloves of garlic
  • juice of 1 lime or lemon
  • 2 tbsp olive oil
  • 1 tbsp sesame seed oil
  • salt and pepper to taste


Sunday, April 1, 2012

Thick Tomato Soup with Grilled Eggplant


Ingredients (for one serving): 



  • 5 medium sized tomatoes
  • 5 cloves of garlic
  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • fresh sage
  • 1 medium sized eggplant

Sunday, March 4, 2012

Hungarian Rice Pudding ~ Tejberizs



Ingredients (2 servings): 



  • 1 cup rice
  • 2 cups milk (divided: 1 + 1)
  • pinch of salt
  • 1 tsp sugar
  • 1 tbsp butter
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract



Sunday, February 26, 2012

Meatball soup

Ingredients (4 servings): 

  • 1 onion
  • 1 tbsp (olive) oil
  • 3 cloves of garlic
  • bunch of fresh parsley
  • 1 tomato
  • 2 sticks of celery
  • 3 medium carrots
  • 2 tsp paprika 
  • salt and pepper to taste

For the meatballs: 

Sunday, February 19, 2012

Potato Paprikash ~ Paprikás Krumpli






Ingredients: (for 2 servings)

  • 1 large onion 
  • 3 potatoes
  • 1 tbsp oil
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • 1 1/2 tsp paprika 






Thursday, November 10, 2011

Hungarian Rice Cake ~ Rizskó




Ingredients: 
  • 1 L milk (a little more than 4 cups) 
  • 2 cups white rice
  • 5 large eggs, whites and yolk separated
  • 50 grams of butter (about one stick)
  • 6 tablespoons granulated sugar
  • 1+1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2 teaspoons lemon juice

Wednesday, November 2, 2011

Apple Carpaccio



Ingredients

  • One apple, peeled
  • ExtraVirgin Olive Oil
  • Flaky sea salt
  • Honey
  • Parmesan Cheese