Ultimate German Chocolate Cake with Walnuts

Being half German and living in Bavaria, I have a pretty good insight on a real German Chocolate Cake. This Cake takes you straight into Chocolate Heaven. I’m using high-quality 70% Chocolate to give it a rich flavour. The Cake is moist and with lots of Walnuts. The Buttercream is silky and very smooth, an…

One Skillet Roast Chicken & Root Vegetables

This is simply delicious and comforting. A Sunday-Family dinner made easy! What you need: 1 brined and rinsed organic corn fed chicken ( or from your favorite Butcher) *see recipe here 1 tbsp melted butter 1/2 tsp. cayenne pepper 2 tbsp Paprika 3 tbsp freshly grated onion 3 large garlic cloves, pressed 1 tsp salt 1/2 tsp black…

Spring Pasta – Green Asparagus Halibut Tagliatelle

This superfood pasta is done in no time and great if you have no time on your hands, but yet want something healthy and delicious.  A glas of a light white wine, makes this an elegant dinner. What you need: 1/2 pound  fresh halibut, cut into bite size 1 fresh garlic clove,pressed 1/2 cup unsalted…

Grilled Avocado Bruschetta

The chilli olive oil gives this delicious Bruschetta a nice little attitude.     What you need: 3 larger meaty tomatoes, thicker sliced 4 thick slices of ciabatta bread 2 ripe avocados 5 tbs chilli olive oil 1 garlic clove, pressed 3 tbs aged balsamic vinegar 1/2 tsp salt 1/4 ground black pepper 1/2 tsp…

French Lemon & Tiramisu MERVEILLEUX

This is such a wonderful and delicious dessert. The trendy gluten free pastry is filled with meringue and lovely flavored whipped cream, rolled with generous crumbles of chocolate.     What you need for the merengue: 2 very fresh egg whites 1 pinch of salt 7/8 cup granulated sugar 1/2 tsp corn or potato starch 1/2…

Deacidification Drink

If you had fatty foods or to much sweets, this deacidification drink is perfect for you!   What you need: 1 ripe kiwi, peeled 1/4 fresh blood orange juice 3/4 direct pressed apple juice 1 tsp apple cider vinegar 1/2 cup water, without any bubbles   Blend all ingredients in a blender until smooth. Enjoy…

Creamed German Spinach

Serve this over rice, pasta or some simple  boiled  potatoes to make it a great whole meal.   What at you need: 4 tbs butter 1 small garlic clove, finely chopped 1 small onion, finely chopped 1  1/2 tbs potato starch or wholegrain flour 3/4 cup cold Heavy cream 1/4 strong cold broth 1/2 tsp…

Sheer Pira (Afghan Milk Fudge)

This tasy delicate fudge will melt in your mouth. Serve it as a sweet treat to a lovely cup of black tea.   What you need: 3 cups of dry milk powder 1 tsp ground cardamom 1 tbs rose water 2 tbs almonds, roughly chopped 2 tbs walnuts, roughly chopped 2 tbs pistachio, roughly chopped…

Carrot-Brown Rice-Quinoa Wholegrain Bread

Easy, quick and no kneeding to make this delicious Bread. Through the spices and the apple cider vinegar, it has an flair of an rustic German sourdough bread.   What you need: 4 1/4 cups wholegrain spelt flour or rye flour 2 cups of warm water 2 tsp sea salt 2 tbs apple cider vinegar…

Spinach Yogurt Soup

If you like yogurt, then this soup is a must try. A new version of the classic turkish yogurt soup.   what you need: 1 large starchy potato ( about 1/2 pound), cut in smal cubes 1/2 onion, chopped 1 tbs potato starch 2 tbs unsalted butter 1 fresh garlic clove, pressed 2 tbs fresh…

Baked green shell mussels with Asian vinaigrette

These meaty green shell mussels are bursting  with flavors, and are great as a main menue with a salad as side dish, along with a good glass of wine,or as an appetizer to entertain your guests. What you need: 2.2 pounds of fresh or defrosted green shell mussles ( New Zealand ) 1 tbs lime…

Sweet fresh Mint Tea

This is a super quick version of the  traditional moroccan Mint Tea     What you need (for 2 cups): 2 1/2 cup water 1 tablespoon strong loose green tea 1 handful fresh mint leaves sugar, honey or agave to taste   Bring your water to a boil. Fill your green tea into a disposable…