grilled tomato pizza

Grilled tomato pizza is the best alternative to a frozen Pizza Margherita. All you need is store-bought pizza dough, a tin of tomato chunks and a variety of strong cheeses that you love. Think of a French comté, Swiss gruyere, or a good old English stilton

chilly ginger soup

This chilly ginger soup is for warm days. When you do not feel like eating. But would need some spicy tones. To tune down the heat. The combination of fresh ginger, carrots, peanut butter and chilli flakes makes a perfect afternoon hot drink

how to make meatballs

From a friend, that worked at a local butcher shop in the south of Holland. I learned how to make meatballs. Made from a mix of beef & pork mince. And double coated with bread crumbs. With this post I like to handover her cooking tip to you

meatball on a roll

In the nordic countries a popular recipe for meat balls is a mixture of beef and pork mince. Ikea used to sell them. And their mixed meatballs were as popular as their Billy bookcase

the good pie

The Greek name for this pie is Portokalopita (porto-kalo-pita). It means something like the good pie for on the go. And this pie is only getting better when you let the orange cinnamon syrup give its time to soak in

spicy cauliflower soup

Roasted florets of cauliflower give this full taste to a bouillon. That you purée and blend with a mix of peppery spices. This soup will help you beat a warm day. As they say in the tropics. Beat the heat with spices

sardines and blue cheese spread

The reason why I like this dish so much is that greasy sardines filets get baked for an hour in blue cheese and puff pasty. What better circumstances could a spread wish for?

spicy walnut raisin morning cake

This fine cake will wake you up. A mix of 9 spices has been added to a buttery dough of fluffed egg whites, yokes, sugar and flour

Green lentils & anchovies fillets

This one pot bowl is based upon ingredients that you could store for a very long time. And you would not need a fridge. Ideal for a trip into the wild. No?

Fuet Pea risotto (BBQ version)

Fuet Pea Risotto is best to eat with fresh peas. But when you do not have fresh peas at hand. Replace them for a courgette, zucchini, or squash