Since it is getting closer to Lent or Fastnacht we need to store up some energy to make it through to Easter. I have been craving good old-fashioned sticky buns […]
Many years ago I heard about the restaurant The Fat Duck who made themselves famous by taking a slightly different approach in the kitchen. Fat Duck founder Heston Blumenthal is […]
Any self-respecting housewife in Norway, past a certain age, has baked seven different cookies for Christmas. I only managed the one but can excuse myself because of traveling. Great Grandma Minnie’s […]
What did you eat for dinner? A nice juicy turkey? Maybe a succulent glazed ham? Us? Well we had salted, dried lamb. No really. As previously professed I was going […]
After a fun shopping trip to stavanger we stopped at Déjà Vu for dinner. This is my second visit to Déjà Vu and honestly this place makes me want to move to Stavanger!
Well, I wanted something spicy that popped like the Mango Salmon salad I had last time. The daily special was creamed pasta with chicken. Snore! That sounded boring but my clever friend has deep faith in the daily special and as usual, she was right!
I had a lovely surf and turf salad when we were in Adenau to see the races at Nurburgring and I was looking to recreate it. Unfortunately, I could not […]
One of my favorite summer salads is a Salade Niçoise. The first time we vacationed in France this was all I ate, mostly because I was afraid of ordering something […]
There are 3 food experiences I remember from the trip. Peanut doodles (like cheese doodles but peanut butter dust instead of cheese dust), licorice ice cream and Chicken curry salad. The latter is the salad I have recreated for this post and of course our dinner.
Summer is all about salads in our house. Things that can be made ahead and picked out of the refrigerator when the day cools down and the appetite awaken
We are 2 weeks into asparagus season and have devoured lovely albino bunches. I think hubby loves it more as a vessel for Hollandaise sauce, I am learning to appreciate […]
Now that Christmas is over and a new year is right around the corner, I would like to try some new recipes. I have been eyeing my Silver Spoon cookbook […]
In captivity, people do things they normally do not i.e. Stockholm syndrome. In my normal habitat I heat up things or order takeaway. Not really much time for cooking but […]