Tag: summer

Summer Supper 2018 at Lacewing Farms

Summer Supper 2018 at Lacewing Farms

  In the next two posts, I just want to show you a bit of all the wonderful things I’ve done in the last couple of weeks which means a little less text and a whole lot more photos. Let’s start with the beautiful Summer […]

Banana Pudding – a Southern Dessert

Banana Pudding – a Southern Dessert

  When we go out to our favorite BBQ place, I always get super excited because of their dessert. Don’t get me wrong – the meat is excellent and the side dishes are great but the best thing you can get there is and remains […]

Homemade Vanilla Wafers

Homemade Vanilla Wafers

  The weather is just gorgeous right now, so I don’t want to hold you back for too long. Just let me tell you a bit about today’s recipe and I’ll dismiss you to the lake, to your porch or to the next beach bar. […]

GBC Summer Menu: Dessert – Grilled Peach with Thyme Yogurt and Walnuts

GBC Summer Menu: Dessert – Grilled Peach with Thyme Yogurt and Walnuts

  What would a summer menu be without a proper dessert?! The Grilled Peach with Thyme Yogurt and Walnuts is the perfect end for such a gorgeous meal. This treat is just a bit sweet and, thanks to the delicate acidity of the yogurt, wonderfully […]

GBC Summer Menu: Main Course – Golden Chicken in an Okra Bed

GBC Summer Menu: Main Course – Golden Chicken in an Okra Bed

The highlight of the GBC summer menu 2018 is the Golden Chicken in an Okra bed. The crispy skin as well as the tender meat are the perfect companions for those wonderful fresh okras. With this dish, the summer has arrived on our tongue in […]

GBC Summer Menu: Starter – Zucchini with melted Lemon-Thyme Butter

GBC Summer Menu: Starter – Zucchini with melted Lemon-Thyme Butter

  Our starter zucchini with melted lemon-thyme butter is the first delicious bite of the GBC summer menu. Feel free to use all those different kinds of zucchini: the dark green ones, the light green ones, patty pan squashes, … Those veggies give you a […]

GBC Summer Menu: Aperitif – Rhubarb Gin Tonic

GBC Summer Menu: Aperitif – Rhubarb Gin Tonic

  Let’s start with the aperitif of our summer menu. The sparkling Rhubarb Gin Tonic served in a white wine glass is a great way to welcome friends and start a wonderful evening together. Cheers, dear ones, to a delicious summer menu. PS: Happy 4th […]

GBC Summer Menu 2018

GBC Summer Menu 2018

  Do you guys have a favorite season? Many of my friends are huge fans of the summer, which I couldn’t really understand before we moved to Tennessee. After all, summer in Germany is just a weird up and down temperature-wise. Especially for very pale […]

Peach Jam – summer in a jar

Peach Jam – summer in a jar

Many people have quite a romantic idea of jam cooking: a neatly dressed lady with a red dotted apron who is super organized. That picture is lovely but that’s really not me. Don´t get me wrong, I like to cook jam and I do it several […]

Easy peasy blueberrie cake with cookie crust

Easy peasy blueberrie cake with cookie crust

Have you ever picked blueberries yourself? I unfortunately did not, even though it was on the upper half of my bucket list for this year. However, without a warning it was end of July and thus end of the self-picking season. I have imagined it […]

Summer Supper at Lacewing Farms

Summer Supper at Lacewing Farms

Barbecue smell in the air, a view that brings you to your knees and an inviting table in a lovely decorated barn, … What more can you ask for on a Sunday evening in early summer! Christina and Brian invited for the second time to […]