French Onion Soup is a wonderful recipe with very cheap ingredients. I admire the French for this soup. They managed to transform an ordinary onion soup in a landmark of their culinary tradition. Onion soups have been popular at least as far back as Roman times. Throughout history, they were seen as food for poor… Continue reading French Onion Soup
Eggs in Purgatory is a classic recipe that I’ve never tried it before. I’ve read about it; I’ve seen other persons trying it and sharing on their blogs about it. Because the pictures were so catchy I have decided to give it a try. It took me about 20 minutes, so I can say it’s… Continue reading Eggs in Purgatory
Saturn Peaches are a tasty alternative to regular peach varieties. They have an unusually flat shape, and are named for their resemblance to the rings of Saturn. They are also called Donut Peaches.
We still have a few days until the end of the month and it’s still very warm outside so here is my idea for a delicious and refreshing lemonade that is perfect for the remaining summertime. The ingredients are very simple. It takes only a few minutes to blend them together. Ingredients 3 fresh limes… Continue reading Brazilian Lemonade
First of all I want to say that I’ve missed you all. I’ve been so busy lately and I know I’ve promised to try posting more often, but I couldn’t keep my promise. I had to prepare so many things for the exam session and I barely had time for cooking. I’ll start posting as… Continue reading Grilled Chicken Skewers
https://www.flickr.com/photos/emadivine/2941114732 Ciku, commonly known as the sapodilla, is a fruit native to southern Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean. This tropical fruit, whose exterior resembles the kiwi, is extremely sweet and is known for its cholesterol-lowering effects.
http://www.flickr.com/photos/verzo/7713657528/ Guavas are native to Mexico, Central America, and northern South America. They have a pronounced and typical fragrance, similar to lemon zest but less sharp. They are commonly served sliced and dipped in sugar powder.
On May the 1st, we celebrated the International Labor Day, which in Romania is an official public holiday. Most people celebrate together with friends and family, organizing picnics and barbecues. Only now I managed to share with you the traditional dish we serve in this special day. To understand better what’s all about, I think… Continue reading May — the 1st
http://www.flickr.com/photos/etherealdawn/4794708518/ This strawberry native to China is also known as a bayberry. Its fruit can be eaten fresh, dried or fermented to make baijiu, a Chinese liquor.