Easy recipe: Vegetarian Dumplings

One of my favorite foods from Portugal are these tiny little dumplings. They come with meat, fish or veggies. Today I am sharing with you an easy recipe for vegetarian dumplings. I made these recently for a group of people and they loved them! 

Easy Recipe: Erdäpfelgulasch Wiener Art

Erdäpfelgulasch Wiener Art definitely is in my list of easy recipes! I made it last week and a lot of people on my Instagram asked how I make it. So today I am sharing you this recipe I learned from my uncle, who was a cook. Keep on reading to find…

Easy recipe: mom’s apple cake

I love baking and this recipe is one my mom always used to make. Markus loves it as much as I do (as do his co-workers who have already gotten a few trays of it).  Keep on reading to find out how to make mom’s apple cake!  THE EASY RECIPE…

Easy Recipe: Pastel de Nata 2.0

Last year I shared a recipe for Pastel de Nata, the most popular Portuguese pastry. A lot has happened since then and I got a new and improved recipe! Today I am sharing with you the new easy recipe for Pastel de Nata 2.0! EASY RECIPE: PASTEL DE NATA 2.0…

Easy Portuguese Recipe: Bacalhau à Gomes de Sá

Since I am currently in Portugal visiting my parents, I thought it would be nice to share with you a traditional Portuguese recipe with Bacalhau. It’s a specialty from the north of Portugal, even though you can now find it pretty much anywhere in the county. And the best about…

Easy recipe: Carrot Cake

Have you ever had carrot cake? As in, a cake made with carrots? I must confess I had never actually tried it, even though it is a very popular cake! Recently I really wanted to try it, so I did what every savvy person does: I googled a recipe. And since…

Easy recipe: Portuguese chicken fillets with mustard mushroom cream sauce

Portuguese chicken filets with mustard mushroom cream sauce Yes, I am very aware that title is a mouthful, but stay with me will ya? It is one of my favorite Portuguese dishes, with a personal twist! You can find “Bifinhos com cogumelos” or tiny steaks with mushrooms in most traditional…

Easy Recipe: Home made Basilicum Pesto

[:en] One of the things I love the most about our balcony: all of the herbs and spices we get to plant during the Summer! We use them in salads and meat or to make tea and Hugo. Amongst others, we have basilicum, parsley, green mint and chives. But what…

Easy Recipe: Pastel de Nata

Pastel de Nata is probably the most known pastry from Portugal. A lot of people know it, many love it, but how exactly is it made? It must be pretty hard to make it yourself, right? If you think so, you thought wrong! It’s actually very easy to make.  Pastel…

Easy Recipe: Iced Latte with D’arbo Karamell Sirup

[:en] In case you don’t know yet, I’m addicted to coffee. Well, ok, I’m addicted to Lattes – as Markus always says, I drink “milk with coffee”. What I love even more than coffee is caramel. The best combi for me is caramel coffee! It’s not for nothing that my favorite drink…

Easy Recipe: quick Cheesecake

[:en] Cheesecake, soft cheesecake, quark cake However you want to call it, everyone knows cheesecake and (almost) everyone likes it. But how easy is it to make at home? I thought it was super hard to do on your own, but I was so wrong! Today I’m showing you how…

Easy Recipe: Butter cookies

Butter Cookies I like to have cookies or biscuits at home, they’re easy to make and I know what goes in them. Today I’m sharing a very easy recipe for butter cookies. The Ingredients 250 g flour 100 g sugar + some extra for decoration 100 g butter in pieces 1 egg 1…