“SMØRREBRØD”

The Open Sandwich Shake It And Bake It Ikea has come out with this wonderful idea for those who love Scandinavian bread and can’t easily buy it.  It is a traditional dark sourdough rye bread, heavy and full of grains in a box.  All you have to do is add water shake it and bake it. I love eating […]

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Prawn Cocktail – The Classic Recipe

In Colombia Prawn Cocktail or “Coctel de Camarones” is one of the most popular snacks on the beach and in the kitchens of the Caribbean and Pacific towns of Colombia.   Prawns are a staple in my home as my mother was born on the Pacific coast, which has the best seafood in Colombia. This cocktail is a delicious combination of mayonnaise, ketchup, lime juice with a bit […]

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Baked Baby Vegetables & Beetroot Puree

  A parade of aromas will emerge from your kitchen when roasting these vegetables.  This recipe treats your ingredients with respect by marrying the earthy taste of your vegetables and the richness of the beetroot puree and finally adding the tangy taste of the Feta cheese.  This is truly a delicious salad! Ingredients for the […]

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Crispy Salmon Tostada

I love hosting brunch at home and this is an easy and genius recipe to entertain your guests. The combination of baked salmon and creamy avocado sauce laced with horseradish on a golden and crispy tostada is a gift to myself and my guests! Ingredients 8 white corn tortillas 1/2 cup cottage cheese ( queso […]

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“Cuatro Leches cake”

What makes the Tres Leches Cake, a Latin American and Mexican humble cake, so alluring ????  Well, for Latin Americans and Mexicans this cake is baked at home and the recipe is passed down from one generation to another.  For others it is a moist, sticky and sweet cake that literally melts in your mouth. My passion for new flavours drew me to […]

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Irish Soda Bread

Bread making is not my forte.  I keep failing again and again when making bread.  To master a bread recipe it takes time, technique, precise measuring, kneading and lots of trial and error and for this you must have a lot of patience.  I have also heard from many bakers that you also need a lot of love when making […]

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BBQ Spiced Lamb Chops & Pomegranate Seeds

I love visiting Ireland, it is so green, it has wonderful landscapes and beautiful music but what I love the most are the beautiful gardens their houses have.  There is so much beauty and serenity in these gardens and no matter what the  weather is like there will be someone taking care of them and as I passed by there was always a […]

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