Russian eggplant recipe

Russian eggplant recipe

The ingredients are very simple, but the flavors are absolutely spectacular!If you love eggplant, you will love this recipe. If you never liked eggplant recipes much, I believe this one will definitely change your mind. I have learned this delicious Russian recipe from my mother-in-law, 

Baghrir Moroccan semolina pancakes

Baghrir Moroccan semolina pancakes

Baghrir are tender, spongy and warm Moroccan pancakes made from semolina. It’s a tasty classic Moroccan dish that contains no eggs or dairy, which makes these semolina pancakes a great option for people with egg and/or dairy intolerance. Baghrir pancakes are easy to make and 

Puff pastry sausage rolls with bacon

Puff pastry sausage rolls with bacon

A juicy and tender homemade sausage mixture wrapped in flaky puff pastry. They taste absolutely amazing, and nobody would ever guess that these delicious sausage rolls are made with such simple ingredients! Seriously guys, homemade sausage rolls don’t come more delicious than these! In the 

Semolina cookies in syrup (Turkish sekerpare)

Semolina cookies in syrup (Turkish sekerpare)

Sweet, moist and tender semolina cookies that are soaked in delicious lemon-flavored sugar syrup. The semolina cookies are crumbly and simply melt in your mouth. This is an easy and quick sekerpare recipe, that’s basically prepared by baking cookies of flour and semolina dough, decorated 

Roasted red cabbage wedges with orange dressing

Roasted red cabbage wedges with orange dressing

An easy side dish that’s so delicious! Fresh red cabbage cut into slices, brushed with olive oil and roasted until crispy, slightly caramelized and tender. To finish them off, the wedges are generously brushed with a flavorsome mix of freshly squeezed orange juice, honey, balsamic 

Red lentil burgers recipe

Red lentil burgers recipe

Easy red lentil burgers that are deliciously seasoned and divine! You can pair them with salad or put them between burger buns…there are many ways to enjoy these tasty and vegetarian lentil cakes. I seriously LOVE lentils! Lentils are one of those ingredients that I 

Cherries dipped in dark chocolate

Cherries dipped in dark chocolate

Just imagine: juicy, sweet and fresh cherries covered in a crunchy and thin layer of aromatic dark chocolate…yeah, it’s as tasty as it sounds! These healthy chocolate covered cherries (with no added sugar!) are great anytime a chocolate craving strikes. Oh, and have I already 

Sweet white wine jelly with strawberry sauce recipe

Sweet white wine jelly with strawberry sauce recipe

Spiced sweet white wine jelly served with a tangy and fresh strawberry sauce. This gelatin dessert is served cold in a wine glass and looks magnificent with white/golden (white wine) and red (strawberry) colors! The sweet white wine jelly is made with sweet white wine 

Savory rice patties recipe

Savory rice patties recipe

Pan fried, crispy and savory rice patties that are packed with fresh cilantro, garlic, red onion and grated cheese. Vegetarian rice patties are easy and quick to make, and are so flavorsome! This is definitely one of the most delicious ways to use leftover rice… 

Fried tempeh in sweet soy sauce – sambal goreng tempeh kering

Fried tempeh in sweet soy sauce – sambal goreng tempeh kering

Deep-fried, crispy and caramelized Indonesian tempeh with a coating of spicy sweet soy (kecap manis) sauce. Fried tempeh in sweet soy sauce, also known as “ sambal goreng tempeh kering “, is full with flavor and has a little kick. The fried and caramelized tempeh 

Pickled eggs with beets recipe

Pickled eggs with beets recipe

Just look at that vibrant purple/pink color…don’t they just look beautiful?! The eggs have been pickled for (at least) 2 days in a delicious, spiced, tangy and slightly sweet mixture of beets, garlic, onion, vinegar, sugar, cloves and bay leaves. These eggs, bursting with flavor, 

Peanut butter cookies with shredded coconut

Peanut butter cookies with shredded coconut

A classic peanut butter cookie recipe with a delicious twist to it. These cookies represent a perfect balance of salty and sweet, and just melt in your mouth! It’s a quick and easy peanut butter cookie recipe with shredded coconut that grown ups AND kids 

Russian stuffed cabbage rolls (Golubtsi)

Russian stuffed cabbage rolls (Golubtsi)

Cabbage leaves stuffed with a delicious combination of ground beef, pork, rice and vegetables. Russian cabbage rolls (a.k.a golubtsi) are cooked together in a creamy tomato sauce, using only a deep skillet or high quality pan like this one. Although it usually takes a long 

Caramelized almonds recipe

Caramelized almonds recipe

Crunchy caramelized almonds with a subtle hint of cinnamon. Almonds are ready within 10 minutes and have this glossy coating, that’s simply gorgeous! It’s an irresistible nibble that can be enjoyed as a snack or as a salad topper. I like homemade caramelized almonds more 

Homemade Russian dough (for pelmeni or vareniki)

Homemade Russian dough (for pelmeni or vareniki)

An easy and quick dough recipe that’s perfect to use for making Russian vareniki or pelmeni. The dough is soft, easy to knead and so versatile! Not many ingredients go into this recipe, and unlike some other dumpling dough recipes, this one has never failed 

Sweet polenta cake with red lentils and apricot jam (loaf cake)

Sweet polenta cake with red lentils and apricot jam (loaf cake)

A soft, spongy and sweet cake that is simply mouthwatering and more healthy and nutritious than your store-bought cake! Made with polenta (this polenta would do), red lentils and apricot jam, you’ve found yourself a delicious recipe that probably could become one of your favorite 

Quick Japanese tofu and chicken meatballs in teriyaki sauce

Quick Japanese tofu and chicken meatballs in teriyaki sauce

Tender, juicy and flavorsome chicken tofu meatballs covered in tasty teriyaki sauce. These Japanese meatballs will definitely become one of your family favorites, even your kids will love them! The secret to these deliciously soft meatballs is tofu. Tofu is made of condensed soy milk 

Irish potato farls (Irish potato bread / pancakes)

Irish potato farls (Irish potato bread / pancakes)

These Irish potato pancakes are cooked in a hot skillet and turn deliciously soft from the inside. It’s an easy and authentic Irish farls recipe that’s made with only a couple of ingredients like mashed potatoes. So if you have any mashed potatoes from the 

Extra crispy cauliflower bites with sweet soy sauce

Extra crispy cauliflower bites with sweet soy sauce

Golden brown fried bits of extra crispy cauliflower coated in a luscious and homemade sweet soy sauce. Yes, okayyy, I know these fried cauliflower bites aren’t really healthy for you, but it still remains cauliflower right? So that should make them half healthy… At least, 

Spinach soup with crispy bacon

Spinach soup with crispy bacon

A healthy and creamy soup made of spinach and potatoes, served with some crispy bacon and spring onions on top. Just a luxurious and warming bowl of goodness. This spinach soup with bacon is deliciously creamy but yet healthy thanks to the high nutritional value 

Mini sausage / hot dog Christmas wreath (pull apart)

Mini sausage / hot dog Christmas wreath (pull apart)

With little effort you can make this beautiful sausage / hot dog Christmas wreath! It’s easy to make, tastes amazing and will look beautiful on any party table. Also, everyone always loves mini sausages/hot dog rolls, and this tear-and-share version will make the best party 

Healthy Spinach oatmeal pancakes

Healthy Spinach oatmeal pancakes

These pancakes are made of healthy oats and vitamin-filled spinach. They are tasty, quick and easily made in the blender. You can serve them with any topping of your liking. I love to add something sweet on top of the pancake (yeah, i have such