Chove – Chocolate love – are handmade, based on traditional Greek recipes pieces from heaven. Behind the taste of this chocolates, stands Laura Kokkiadi, who perfectly blends the flavors into petit fours (called “glyka” in Greek). Meeting Laura’s brand was the first time I saw handmade chocolate, I thought … Continue reading Handmade chocolates from Amsterdam
I love lahmacun! It is a delicious lunch option for a very good price. It’s made of very thin dough with a layer of minced meat, vegetables and spices. For perfect Lahmacun head to Kadıköy ‘s bazaar and find Halil. … Continue reading Tastes of Istanbul – part. 2: how to eat Lahmacun.
Lately, this cake is my favorite dessert. It’ very simple to make and it’s delicious. Even though it takes a long wait before you eat it after preparing, it’s worth waiting 🙂 Let’s get started! Ingredients: Dough: sifted flour cold butter (not salted) sugar (the … Continue reading Raspberry mousse cake
Turkish cuisine is definitely one of the best and the richest in the world. If you like good food Turkey is a heaven for you. I invite you on the trip through kebap (real), street food and bazaar of Istanbul! 1. … Continue reading Tastes of Istanbul – part. 1
Menu for our breakfast comes in waves. We had Turkish food wave where we had stuff like poğaça, a Polish one where we ate zapiekanki (fast and delicious) and now it’s time for pancakes. It’s not maybe the fastest to make but the … Continue reading The perfect breakfast – pancakes with meat and champignons
Pasta with cream sauce with champignons and bacon I love pasta, it’s simply delicious and easy to do. I usually combine it with cream sauces. Check my latest delicious combination of ingredients which I found in my fridge. Ingredients (for 4 portions): Pasta – … Continue reading Pasta with cream sauce
Perfect pancakes They are simple to make, delicious and perfect for the base for the meal for breakfast lunch or dinner. They are tasty when made using milk and water (try sparkling) but they are amazing with beer. Beer gives them … Continue reading Pancakes with beer
Guacamole is an avocado paste from Mexico. Avocado is one of the most caloric fruits but it also contains a lot of oleic acids which decreases cholesterol, and potassium which regulates blood pressure. With an addition of garlic and lime juice … Continue reading Simple. Delicious. Guacamole.
It’s the end of September, for me it is time to celebrate my next birthday. Because of this I wanted to share my top 3 the best / the most memorable gifts: 3. Saw – one of my favourite tools, very … Continue reading My top 3 birthday gifts