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How To Make Gnocchi From Scratch At Home

How To Make Gnocchi From Scratch At Home

I don’t know about you, but for the longest time I’ve been living with the idea that gnocchi are the type of food you don’t make at home from scratch. Well, excuse me for living under a rock! And if you were to ask me, these are my top 3 pasta types I love the most: Tagliatelle, Gnocchi, Pappardelle. Of course the list can be reaaally long, but these are…

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Watermelon Snack with Feta, Peppermint & Walnuts

Watermelon Snack with Feta, Mint & Walnuts

I’ve tried many summer snacks, but none of them really managed to be a good refresher for the heat these days like this snack. But watermelon does magic indeed, and combined with crisp and fresh peppermint, it’s just what you’ll need to also stay hydrated and enjoy a good, light snack. I grew up with watermelons all summer long, from July till late August, and I giggle while I remember…

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Seared Endives with Gorgonzola & Mint Gremolata

Seared Endives with Gorgonzola & Mint Gremolata

I find endives to be very elegant and quite sophisticated vegetables, but this particular seared endives are everything mentioned above, plus super easy and fast to cook. And that’s a great combo for me 🙂 I know, there are millions of ways to cook this veggies, but starting with seared endives will open up other ideas, so don’t worry, you won’t miss out on any of the other recipes 🙂…

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Chickpea Fritters, Zucchini & Tomato Sauce Dip

Chickpea Fritters, Zucchini & Tomato Sauce Dip

Say hello to this quick and extra delicious meal you can make in less than 30 mins: Chickpea Fritters, Zucchini & Tomato Sauce Dip. I personally love chickpeas in any state, roasted, or even in stews, but this fritters are a winner now in my top 5 chickpeas recipes. Tender and very flavoured on the inside and slightly crispy on the outside, I think I got my family a nutritious dinner…

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Roasted Tomatoes & Feta Toast

Roasted Tomatoes & Feta Toast

Roasted Tomatoes & Feta Toast for breakfast? Bring it on! I am a morning and a breakfast type of person, and I’m proud of that. But, figuring out what to eat in the morning, was never an easy job. Just between me and you now, there was a time, in my sweet high school days, when I was having small chicken schnitzels in the morning, not to starve until lunch 😂.…

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Sweet Couscous Bowl with Roasted Fruits & Greek Yogurt

Sweet Couscous Bowl with Roasted Fruits & Greek Yogurt

Have you ever tried sweet couscous? Well, if the answer is no, then go grab some and prepare this delicious fruit bowl, as you will just love it. Make it all about seasonal fruits, and change the order of things by roasting them. You’ll get an amazing flavour which will make you repeat this over and over for the next weeks..well, that’s what I did after the first time I…

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Spicy Cauliflower With Breadcrumbs & Fresh Garlic

Spicy Cauliflower With Breadcrumbs & Fresh Garlic

You know the saying “if cauliflower can become pizza, you, my friend can do anything”. Well, these words are really motivational, but when it comes just to cauliflower, you can indeed transform it from pizza crust to rice in just a second. Pretty cool, huh? This particular spicy cauliflower with breadcrumbs and fresh garlic is an easy recipe to make and absolutely delicious, but there are some few tips to follow for…

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Easy Scarlet Runner Beans Salad

Easy Scarlet Runner Beans Salad

Today it’s about these delicious scarlet runner beans which, to be honest, got into my shopping cart by pure accident, as I was looking for some random beans to make a salad, to combine some flavours I had in mind. These glossy beans have a magnificent colour, a combination of black with dark purple and some brown spots from place to place.Scarlet runner beans or beetle beans how are they…

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Spring Asparagus Risotto

Asparagus Risotto

I don’t know about you, but I’ve been waiting this year’s asparagus for quite a while now, and it seemed that it won’t ever come out with all the prolonged winter we had. Phew, we are finally off the hook and we can enjoy all the freshness and green veggies nature reserved for us. So here it is finally, fresh, crisp, tender and deliciously tasty ASPARAGUS which can enhance so…

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The Best Romanian Eggplant Dip

Romanian Eggplant Dip

This time of the year, the eggplant season is in its full swing and I can’t simply imagine a summer without the smell and the taste of roasted eggplants that takes over all my mom’s kitchen. This Romanian eggplant dip is my childhood summer snack, the dip I had before going to the beach in the morning or something that I would enjoy as an appetizer for lunch or dinner.…

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