Savory Scones with Bacon, Cheese and Thyme

Savory Scones with Bacon, Cheese and Thyme

These savory scones with bacon, cheese and thyme are a great alternative to regular scones. I use the same basic recipe, but omitted the sugar and added some extra flavors. Replace the bacon with sun dried tomatoes for a vegetarian version (just as nice for non vegetarians).

Meatballs with Creamy Port Sauce

Meatballs with Creamy Port Sauce

These meatballs with creamy port sauce are another old fashioned Nombelina experiment. I had never made a sauce with port and cream before and was afraid it might split. The end result was so delicious, I just had …

Vegetarian Eggplant Burger

Vegetarian Eggplant Burger

Another vegetarian burger? Yes, absolutely! The last one really inspired me to search for yet another one. I love eggplant and one can never have too many burger recipes.

Vegetarian Burger made with Beans and Shiitake

Vegetarian Burger made with Beans and Shiitake

Usually we don’t make new years resolutions, but this year we have a small one. We want to reduce the amount of meat we eat. Reducing meat from your diet apparently has some health benefits and is better …

Broccolini in Ginger sauce

Broccolini in Ginger sauce

This dish is one of my favourite Chinese side dishes and it’s incredibly easy to make. The original recipe uses Chinese broccoli (gai lan or kai lan), but broccolini works just as well. Broccolini or tenderstem broccoli is …

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