Pasta with Pesto Genovese is an Italian dish that we all had a million times; delicious, but always some plain pasta and pesto. Nevertheless, I was quite surprised learning that in native Liguria the dish is typically served with green beans and… potatoes!?!
A vibrant green and healthy veg packed soup that is really easy to make to boot.
It is so incredibly tasty, I think that we have a new favourite way to prepare our tuna steaks! Continue reading “Tuna and Coconut Ceviche”
To our pleasant surprise, our son announced a couple of weeks ago that he wanted to cook dinner for all of us.
On the never-ending search for easy and delicious weekday dinners for the whole family, we stumbled on this gem.
Nothing better than a fresh yet indulgent dessert (with some very nice South African dessert wines from Mullineux and Newton Johnson)…
Koen and I had a mini-cookout a couple of weeks ago. ‘Quick and light’ was the motto and we kicked-off with this Courgette Carpaccio starter that is bursting with flavour!
Final recipe from our week trying out Ottolenghi’s Plenty More cookbook!
Potato based stews are definitely a staple in Dutch cuisine (curly kale, endive and sauerkraut are the most popular), but this stew made with root vegetables, lentils. The boozy shallots/gravy is absolutely incredible too. A must try winter dish! Continue reading “Lentil and Root Vegetable Mash with Wine-Braised Shallots”