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Homemade Roasted Potatoes

BBQ Dinner Do it yourself Food Hunts Recipe

You will need for a hungry bunch of 4 or 5 around 1 KG of Potatoes (uncooked, unpeeled) Salt & Pepper Hot Paprika Powder Chilli Flakes Olive Oil Baking Pan This is one of the simplest recipes in the world and so far everyone who tasted my [...]

Homemade Rye Bread

Austria Do it yourself Recipe

Warning: this recipe will require a ‘4 days  thinking ahead ‘ exercise with an effort of 1 minute per day. I don’t know why but the assumed complexity of preparing homemade bread freaks out lots of people  right  away. Me too [...]

Red Currant Cake

Austria Dessert Do it yourself

Have you ever tasted something with fresh red currant fruits? I bet lots of you didn’t. Red Current (Ribisel or Rote Johannisbeere) grows like weed in Austria and alone in our garden I guess we have around 2-3 kg harvest every year (not Weed but [...]

Leftover Pesto 

Do it yourself Recipe

Most people are considering to buy unexciting  “Green Pesto” when buying off the shelf- some more sophisticated people might even buy based on the original name ‘Pesto al Genovese’ . But what most of the pesto lovers have [...]

Lasagne al Forno aka Porno al Forno

Dinner Do it yourself Recipe

The title of this article might be a little bit catchy and Singaporean government may censor it right away but there is not really a lot that can describe a fully homemade, original and an all-in portion of Lasagne al Forno. Based on my humble [...]

Bumpin’ Pumpkin Soup

Austria Dinner Do it yourself Recipe

Why do we know summer is over? Exactly, because we find all of those pumpkins in the supermarket. I can’t think about any other veggie that represents the beginning of Autumn as much as pumpkins do. I might sound blunt but I really [...]

No Bikini Zucchini Cake

Dessert Do it yourself Recipe

Especially men would raise their eyebrows immediately when I tell them I made a Zucchini Cake for them. It is not really hard to convince them once they eat that the Zucchini itself is actually only there to conserve the moisture and the actual [...]

Mediterranean Noodle Salad

BBQ Do it yourself Recipe

Somehow the Mediterranean Noodle Salad has become a very popular dish among Bring-your-own Braai, BBQ events, Birthday Parties  or the like. Almost every time I would have someone bringing along this salad. So time to reveal the basics of doing [...]

Tangy Tuna Pasta

Dinner Do it yourself Recipe

When I ask my boyfriend what he wants to have for dinner he will always respond: Tangy Tuna Pasta. This recipe always works and usually all ingredient are there in your fridge – even if it is a Sunday. This dish I always do on a lazy [...]

Pancakes

Breakfast Do it yourself Recipe

American Style Pancakes are hugely popular nowadays therefore I am going to neglect a little bit my heritage today and prepare them right in the way as I would expect them to be served outside of Austria. We will be coming back to Austrian style [...]

I am on the Wedge of Glory – BBQ Sides Deluxe

Do it yourself

Currently I am living in a tropical country so we are having BBQ at least twice a week. This explain lots of our condiments recipes such as Leftover Pesto or Herbs & Spices Butter. Previously, laziness on creativity leaves me often with the [...]

Best ever Carrot Cake

Cakes Dessert Do it yourself Recipe

To speak the truth, this recipe was invented by the one and only Jamie Oliver. I might just be a little bit more flexible than him when preparing it. Nevertheless,  alone the lime-mascarpone icing is unique in taste and will give your already [...]

Young & Wild Garlic Pesto (Death by Garlic)

Do it yourself

You know it is spring in Austria when you walk around wet and shadowy places such as forests and small rivers beds and you have the scent of garlic in the air. Don’t worry, you haven’t eaten too much garlic the day before but it is [...]

Spinach & Basil Gnocchi (from scratch)

Dinner Do it yourself Recipe

The word ‘Gnocchi’ identifies you immediately as  non-native for any Italian around and is possibly one of the most mis-pronounced words in Italian cuisine. It goes from Knokki to Gnotschiiiii – either way you say it, it seems [...]

Tiramisu

Dessert Do it yourself Recipe

Tiramisu is probably one of the most known and liked desserts in the world. It fits to any social gathering event, it is easy to do and it simply tastes delicious. Usually, ladies would battle who knows the best recipe and what the twist is they [...]