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Korean Fried Chicken – Food Blog Challenge #2

Korean Fried Chicken
Date: 31-01-2016

For our first Food Blog Challenge of the year we are making KFC, the Korean fried chicken variety. I’ve been wanting to make it for quite a while and this challenge offered the perfect opportunity. However I do …

Category: Chicken, Recipes, Snacks

Poke – Food Blog Challenge #1

Poke
Date: 28-12-2015

Together with Culinessa we’ve created a new way of challenging ourselves with our blogs. Each month we start a new challenge around an dish or theme that has mostly Asian influences. With each challenge we announce the new …

Category: Fish, Recipes

Irish Nachos

Irish Nachos
Date: 14-11-2015

A friend in the US posted a photo of the Irish nachos she was having. I hadn’t heard of them before and they looked so delicious I just had to make them myself.

Category: Recipes, Side dishes, Snacks

White Chocolate Fudge with Cranberries and Pistachios

White Chocolate Fudge with Cranberries and Pistachios
Date: 30-10-2015

If I had known fudge would be so easy to make I would have made it much sooner. This version is based on sweetened condensed milk and chocolate and not the sugar caramel version.

Category: Desserts & sweets, Recipes

Sausage rolls with Mushrooms and Caramelized Onions

Sausage rolls with Mushrooms and Caramelized Onions
Date: 12-10-2015

These sausage rolls are made with mushrooms and caramelized onions. They have become kind of like a Wellington sausage roll.

Category: Meat, Recipes, Snacks

Cheesecake with Strawberry Rhubarb Compote

Cheesecake with Strawberry Rhubarb Compote
Date: 14-08-2015

I usually make my cheesecake with a kind of Dutch gingersnap cookie, but because I topped this version with a strawberry rhubarb compote, I opted for a more neutral base.

Category: Desserts & sweets, Recipes

Lazy Pizza with leftover veggies and store bought dough

Lazy Pizza with leftover veggies and store bought dough
Date: 06-08-2015

I made this lazy pizza with some leftover vegetables and store bought dough. To make this an extra lazy pizza I also used shop bought pizza sauce.

Category: Recipes, Snacks, Veggies

Tortilla with chard, spinach and baby kale

Tortilla with chard, spinach and baby kale
Date: 31-07-2015

I made a twist on the regular tortilla or Spanish omelet and added more vegetables to it. For my blog I sometimes receive new products for testing. This time I received a blend of baby Swiss chard leaves …

Category: Potato, Recipes, Reviews, Veggies

Birthday Food – Lof der Zoetheid

Lof der Zoetheid
Date: 28-07-2015

Last saturday I celebrated my 36th birthday. Usually we celebrate with just the two of us and go out to dinner with my parents later in the year. This year we only planned on having a little celebration …

Category: Shopping

Crispy Pork Belly with Apple & Onion Compote

Crispy Pork Belly with Apple & Onion Compote
Date: 23-07-2015

I first came across this version of pork belly through Jules Food’s Instagram account. It looked so crispy and delicious I just had to try the recipe. The method for this pork belly is much easier than my …

Category: Meat, Recipes