I hope you are hungry again, because we are continuing from right here: Ceviche There are many versions of ceviche, since there are many countries that make traditionally the same dish. The version that I ate in Chile was with salmon and shrimps. They are freshly marinated with a lot of lemon juice, onions and… Continue reading SAVORS OF CHILE – 2
Mercimek köftesi is one of my favorite dishes. As I travel a lot, when people ask me to cook something Turkish, I usually cook this because it has the easiest ingredients to find abroad. When I was living in Italy, I’ve even attended to a cooking contest for international residents and I won the contest… Continue reading MY FAVORITE DISH & EXPERIMENTAL WINE PAIRINGS
As we successfully got over ‘What will we eat and drink for the New Year’s Eve?’ occasion, we can pass to the next one: ‘What will we eat and drink for the Valentine’s Day?’. So, let’s cope with this one now! To me, food is one of the best physical mean to show our love,… Continue reading 7 SHADES OF VALENTINE’S DAY
How are you coping with the cold winter, North Hemisphere? Don’t worry, here comes my second suggestion for the cold winter nights! RED WINE HOT CHOCOLATE This is new for me! I’ve never thought to combine these 2 delicious things of life, hot chocolate and red wine! It’s very easy to make and the result… Continue reading LET’S DRINK SOMETHING WARM – 2
I am not going to talk too much; we are hungry and we want to eat some Chilean food. So let’s start! Pastel de Choclo My favourite Chilean dish is “Pastel de choclo”. It is made with a base of corn and inside you have different types of meat, raisins, olives, onion and boiled egg… Continue reading SAVORS OF CHILE
What is Smörgåstårta? ”Smörgåstårta” is a Swedish recipe for sandwich cake. When I first heard of this recipe, it sounded very original and delicious. But when I actually prepared it, I realized that it is not just delicious but it also looks so pretty. Not very difficult to prepare neither, although you really need time to… Continue reading PALOMINO & SMÖRGÅSTÅRTÅ
A long winter is waiting us, North Hemisphere! As crispy whites and fresh sparklings are getting kind of cold for winter nights, ”Let’s drink something warm!” proposition starts to make more sense! So, let’s do it! MULLED WINE There are millions of recipes for the mulled wine out there. And do you know which one… Continue reading LET’S DRINK SOMETHING WARM!