Articles by PJ

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Stir fry Spinach and fried rice

Date: 26-11-2009

Made some fried rice and stir fried spinach last tuesday. Fried rice has, egg, onion, peas, bite size pieces of grilled bacon to which I added some rice wine and soy sauce. Spinach stir fry has some garlic, …

Category: Dish of the Day

Kiraku the Hague

Date: 24-11-2009

Last saturday, BF and I had dinner with a friend(Peter) at Kiraku in the Hague. We wanted to try a different restaurant this time. And a good thing we did. My all time favorite Japanese restaurant was Genki …

Category: Out for dinner

Red pesto Gorgonzola penne

Date: 21-11-2009

Yesterday we had this very simple pasta dish. Penne with a sauce made with red roasted pepper pesto a bit of Gorgonzola and some semi sun dried tomatoes. A quick and easy weekday pasta dish.

Category: Dish of the Day

Baked Raspberry Cheesecake

Baked Raspberry Cheesecake
Date: 14-11-2009

Bottom: 150 gr cookies 50 gr butter Filling: 500 gr mascarpone 200ml creme fraiche 2 egg yolks 100gr sugar 2 tbs corn starch frozen raspberries (optional) I usually make plain cheesecake and put some cherry pie filling on …

Category: Desserts & sweets

Kimchi House

Date: 08-11-2009

We had 2 birthdays to celebrate, so with a group of friends we had dinner at Kimchi House in Rotterdam. It’s an all you can eat Korean restaurant. In the left photo: Korean carpacchio (little strips of marinated …

Category: Out for dinner

BF Birthday sushi

Date: 03-11-2009

For my BF’s birthday we went for sushi at Sumo’s.. yes sushi.. AGAIN.. <3

Category: Dish of the Day, Out for dinner

Miniature Chocolate Truffle tarts

Miniature Chocolate Truffle tarts
Date: 26-10-2009

Ingredients: Sweet shortcrust pastry 1 cup cream (250ml) 200gr of pure chocolate bar I cheated and bought short crust pastry at the supermarket. For Dutch visitors, I bought Tante Fanny’s zanddeeg at the Jumbo. Lightly grease a muffin …

Category: Desserts & sweets

Brie Puff pastry Tart

Brie Puff pastry Tart
Date: 22-10-2009

Ingredients: Brie Puff pastry Mustard Honey Garden cress I just made these adorable little brie tarts and they are fantastic. I just hope I can stay away from them until the BF comes home. This TFP post inspired …

Category: Snacks

Picknick take 2

Date: 18-10-2009

A week ago BF and I had lunch at Picknick Rotterdam. Unfortunately service was absolutely horrible and we probably wont be back. One of the waitresses had an accident which resulted in my wool jacket and bag (Freitag …

Category: Out for dinner

BF pasta with mushrooms and cured ham

Date: 12-10-2009

Ingredients: Pasta (linguini or tagliatelle) 250 gr Chestnut mushrooms sliced Grated parmesan Freshly chopped parsley 200 gr Creme fraiche 3-5 Slices of cured ham in strips pepper Boil your pasta as you prefer. Slice the mushrooms and pan-fry …

Category: Pasta, Recipes