Category Archives: Snacks

Sweetcorn Fritters with Yoghurt Dip

This is probably one of the few vegetarian dishes that I truly adore. These little fritters are packed with sweetcorn to the extent where you can hardly taste the batter – and the thai twist on them, added by the … Continue reading

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Olive, pea and pepper frittata – no one told me frittatas were easy!

Seriously though, frittatas are scary… (Fritatta being the thick Spanish omelette that is just as good for breakfast as for dinner.) For the past week, my fridge contained the following: – 1 red pepper – half a can of black … Continue reading

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A salad for a cold day – Tuna salad with mustard dressing

When the heating disappears from your flat and you are sitting in 15 degrees, which is way below room temperature, well… you sleep in five layers and drink soup. Which is kind of what I did yesterday. But when the … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

 Why would you cook on new year’s eve? Have a good one, everyone!

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Christmas dinner – Part 1

So tomorrow we’re having our 1st (and probably last) annual (kind of) Christmas dinner with my flat – and me, as the self-designated chef, have started cooking today already. You know, just to make sure. Our menu will consist of … Continue reading

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Today: Asparagus with Sauce Crème

Fancy as it sounds, this dish is far from complicated. Many people obsess over asparagus being expensive – but honestly, I bet these people never even look at the price tag. Asparagus can be purchased really quite cheaply from any … Continue reading

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Well now, this isn’t Instagram…

…But still. This sandwich is gorgeous enough to be posted here. Short and sweet: the San Francisco-style sour dough is fresh. And I mean so fresh that I picked it up from the bakery, brought it home and now I’m … Continue reading

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