Category Archive: cooking, photography, travel, crafts, food

Brownie with strawberry mousse

      Ingredients: Brownie: 250 g quality dark chocolate, 250 g unsalted butter ,4 large eggs, 250 g golden caster sugar, 3 heaped tablespoons self-raising flour, 2 heaped tablespoons cocoa powder  … Continue reading

Risgrøt- rice porridge

            This is one of my favourite desserts! Warm and creamy. Risgrøt is a traditional Norwegian dish served around Christmas and New Year. It is also a fantastic… Continue reading

No-bake chocolate biscuit cake with nuts

    800 g digestive biscuits 100 g walnuts or hazelnuts 200 g sugar 60 g unsweetened cocoa powder 240 ml water 150 g butter 1 tsp vanilla extract Chocolate ganache: ½ cup… Continue reading

Hungarian Lecsó with chorizo, mushrooms and courgette

    1 large onion, chopped 3 tbsp olive oil 4-5 large bell peppers (green, yellow, orange, red), cut into finger-width strips or rings 5 mushrooms, sliced 1 courgette, sliced 3 large peeled tomatoes,… Continue reading

Cakes with salmon and spinach

          1 packet of spinach (chopped) 1/2 packet of kale (chopped) 200g smoked salmon parsley (chopped) 3 eggs 7-8 tbsp flour juice from half of a lemon 1 garlic clove… Continue reading

Easy orange cake

Ingredients:   175 g raising flour 120 g caster sugar 175 g butter 5 tablespoons fresh orange juice 2 eggs 1 orange zest   Grease a loaf tin and preheat oven to 180… Continue reading

Beet burgers with feta cheese

  Beetroot is one of my favourite vegetables, healthy and extremely delicious. It is a good source of iron and folate (naturally occurring folic acid). It also contains nitrates, magnesium and other antioxidants.… Continue reading

Coconut buns with chicken in hoisin sauce by Jamie Oliver

            Coconut buns: 1 x 400g tin of light coconut milk; 2 coconut milk tins (500g) of self raising flour plus extra for dusting Chicken, pickles and garnishes:… Continue reading

Warm new potato & smoked mackerel salad

      350g new potatoes 100g crème fraîche 1 tsp horseradish cream juice of 1 lemon 2 smoked mackerel fillets, skinned and flaked 85g  watercress   Cook the potatoes in a large… Continue reading

sweet cherry clafoutis

              unsalted butter, softened, for greasing 200g sweet cherries, pitted 4 medium egg yolks 2 medium eggs 100g caster sugar 50g plain flour a pinch of fine… Continue reading