bacon wrapped Brussels sprouts

Are you looking for a different kind of appetizer? An easy and surprising part of your main menu for Christmas or New Year? And of course, not too difficult and not too expensive? On Paleohacks, I found this surprising combination, fitting to all these requirements. Ingredients: Brussels sprouts bacon toothpicks nutmeg   Method: Preheat the…

caramelised potatoes

Caramelized potatoes is an Islandic (or Scandinavian) recipe that might be a very interesting idea for a Christmas menu. It gives a different, festive taste to the potatoes that everyone will appreciate very much. I found it some times ago when I was making Fiskasúpa. Ingredients: 500 grams potatoes 3 tablespoons of brown sugar 1 tablespoon…

lukewarm pumpkin salad

Autumn is the season for pumpkin recipes. I found the inspiration for this one on Lovenourish. I especially like the combination of pumpkin and chickpeas. Ingredients: one third of a butternut squash. 100 grams of chickpeas 1 red onion 50 grams of sun-dried tomatoes 100 grams of feta cheese a handful of finely cut fresh…

flemish asparagus

A delicious light lunch, easy to make. I make these often in the asparagus season and it is typical flemish. Ingredients (for 2 persons): 500gr asparagus 2 eggs parsley 100 gr butter Method: Boil the eggs. Peel the asparagus and remove the lower part which might be harder. chop the parsley. Cook the asparagus 7-10…

Duck with Hasselback potatoes and a salad of chicory and roasted figs

More or less by accident I created a potential Sylvestermenu today.  It started with a recipe for roasted figs with chicory I saw.  The combination watched my interest and I wanted to make it immediately. but as it is a side dish, I needed something to go along with it. Recently I made Hasselback potatoes,…

salad of chicory and roasted figs

I saw this salad today on cook together. an interesting combination, and as I love chicory, I decided to try it immediately, and it won’t be the last time! This is so good! Ingredients (4 servings): 2 heads of chicory 8 figs 1 red onion 2 tablespoons of olive oil 1 tablespoon of vinegar acid…

curry mini-waffles

I am currently in waffle mode. And a recipe for curry waffles of course gets my special attention. Ingredients: 350 ml of milk 20 grams sugar 250 grams flour a pinch of salt 3 eggs, split into yolks and whites 85g melted butter 1 teaspoon curry 1 teaspoon dill Method: Mix the milk, the sugar,…

Hasselback potatoes

Did you ever want to eat fries, baked potatoes, mashed potatoes and chips at the same time? It is possible, thanks to the swedish Hasselbacken restaurant, where this dish was created. You can make it in many different variants, up to taste. I made a spicy variant, but you can also add for example cheese,…