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As I always have difficulty measuring how many potatoes I have to peel to when making mashed potato or “stamppot”. Stamppot is a Dutch dish that has lots of variants. It’s basically mashed potato mixed with other vegetables. …
Category: Potato, Recipes, Side dishes, Snacks
I’ve seen many of these types of braided breads and always thought they looked beautiful and impressive. But, they also looked pretty intimidating to me so it took a while before I even wanted to attempt making one. …
Category: Bread, Desserts & sweets, Recipes
A galette is a free form French tart. You roll the pastry, place the filling in the center and fold over the edges. Because I love savory dishes I made this tomato galette with ricotta and a drizzle …
Category: Recipes, Side dishes, Snacks, Veggies
According to Tessa from Handle the heat these are the ultimate chocolate chip cookies. Big, chewy and soft in the middle, crispy on the outside and full of chocolate chips.
Category: Desserts & sweets, Recipes
Orange chicken isn’t a dish that is very known in the Netherlands. We have westernized Chinese dishes, but when it comes to similar dishes, sweet and sour pork or chicken is as far as it goes. I’ve made …
Category: Chicken, Recipes
This easy recipe is perfect for a lazy sunday. The batter for these waffles can be used almost immediately. The pan fried banana, maple syrup and melted chocolate make it even more delicious.
These Chinese meatballs are covered in a layer of sticky rice and then steamed to cook. They’re called zhen zhu wan zhi, which means pearl meatballs.
Category: Meat, Recipes
This is a super easy side dish, but I just had to share it. I love it especially with hamburgers, pulled pork or Sloppy Joes.
Category: Recipes, Side dishes
We had our first Sloppy Joe many years ago at a little lunchroom that has since closed it’s doors. It was our first and only time until now. When Stefan saw Gwen’s recipe (in Dutch) he wanted to …
Whenever I buy a rotisserie chicken or roast my own chicken I always have leftovers. With my latest left over roasted chicken I made these small chicken and mushroom pies.