Tag: simple

Fruity Fresh Pickled Herring Salad with Yogurt Dressing

Fruity Fresh Pickled Herring Salad with Yogurt Dressing

The fifth season ended last week and Ash Wednesday heralded Lent. Many people in Germany traditionally eat herring salad on that day because there is no meat in it and … Honestly, I have forgotten all the other reasons. I will just speculate a bit […]

OUR FAVORITE CHRISTMAS SIDE: GERMAN RED CABBAGE WITH APPLE AND SPARKLING WINE

OUR FAVORITE CHRISTMAS SIDE: GERMAN RED CABBAGE WITH APPLE AND SPARKLING WINE

  My family is absolutely crazy about Christmas, and I might be one of the worst! We just love this time of year and cannot get enough of it: we bake Christmas cookies, put up our Christmas wreath, listen to the same old Christmas songs […]

Homemade Oven baked Apple Chips

Homemade Oven baked Apple Chips

  Saturday mornings are reserved for my trip to the farmer’s market. Right now, I prefer to go to a smaller one here in the area. Every time, the scenery is almost the same except of the seasonally changing products. The fall sun is shining […]

Crème Pâtissière

Crème Pâtissière

  If you, by any chance, happen to drive past our house in the afternoon, you may find me sitting on one of our red bar stools, leaning over a huge book and talking to myself: “I could cook that, and I should really try […]

Spaghetti aglio e olio

Spaghetti aglio e olio

Spaghetti aglio e olio is one of my absolute favorite recipes. The Italo classic has been a part of my cooking repertoire for years. During my studies we cooked it almost every week. I still love to make it, especially when we both had a […]