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25 June, 2015

Refried beans

Refried beans
Posted in : Appetisers, Sauce, Sides, Use of leftovers on by : Maya

0.0 00 Refried beans is something I tried in US and I love it since. Back in Europe I look for any opportunity to have anything similar to the tex-mex version I had there. Wrapped up in a tortilla with some cheese is just a perfect comfort food. Or an indispensable element of a ‘Mexican
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23 June, 2015

Breaded aubergines

Breaded aubergines
Posted in : Appetisers, Sides on by : Maya
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0.0 00 I think I mentioned already that I like aubergines 🙂 This recipe is another way of preparing this elegant vegetable. I learned it from my mom, although she is no longer preparing them any more. It’s also another favorite of my son, who is a rare 7-year old loving vegetables in all forms.
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21 June, 2015

Upside down pineapple muffins

Upside down pineapple muffins
Posted in : Dessert, Sweets on by : Maya

0.0 00 It was the idea of the pineapple flowers that tempted me. Plus I like pineapple, so it’s a good mix. I modified a bit Nigella’s recipe for the pineapple upside down cake. Cherries didn’t fit into the muffin tins at all, so they go replaced with blueberries and it turned out pretty good
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20 June, 2015

Gazpacho

Gazpacho
Posted in : Appetisers, Soup on by : Maya

0.0 00 Perfect meal for a hot, sunny day. Invented by the Spanish, but I must admit I have not had it in Spain yet, so my recipe is what I imagine it should be like. I might however publish an update after the summer. For now, this one however works very good for me.
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20 June, 2015

Asparagus lime soup

Asparagus lime soup
Posted in : Appetisers, Soup on by : Maya

0.0 00 The season for asparagus is not very long, so when it is on, I usually end up with a bundle after every grocery shopping. Here is another recipe, simple and allowing to enjoy the freshness of this wonderful vegetable (is it a vegetable actually?). Print Asparagus lime soup Ingredients 1 bundle asparagus 500
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20 June, 2015

Grilled chicken wings in plum jam marinade

Grilled chicken wings in plum jam marinade
Posted in : Main Dish on by : Maya

0.0 00 This marinade works great with chicken wings, but also with other meat, such as chicken legs or pork. The plum jam is sweet and sour at the same time, and the garlic and chilli pepper makes a perfect marinade. For best results, make sure to marinade your meat at least 12 hours, and
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