asparagus-strawberry salad

Finally spring is there, so it is time to make an appetizer with seasonal ingredients: a sale with asparagus and strawberries.  The inspiration is coming from the german chefkoch.de website. Ingredients for 2 persons: – 100 gr rocket salad – 6 medium asparagus – 100 gr strawberries – parmesan – vinegar, pepper, salt, sugar –…

Kolak pisang & ubi jalar

I made this Indonesian dessert last week for the easter menu.  Based on plantains and sweet potatoes in a think coconut sauce it is delicious.  The original recipe is made of typical local ingredients, which weren’t available for me, so I made some “European” changes. Ingredients (4 persons): – 2 ripe plantains (or normal bananas…

Waldorf towers

A Waldorf salad always reminds me of the famous TV-series Fawlty Towers with John Cleese.  I found another recipe building a tower out of it (probably as a reference to Fawlty Towers) Ingredients: – half a smoked chicken – a red and a green apple – walnuts – celery – 125 ml sour cream –…