Appetizer, Photography

Focaccia a la Jamie & Gennaro

I watched a video with Jamie & Gennaro and all could think about is focaccia. So the next day I made focaccia a la Jamie & Gennaro.  I made it with red onion, cherry tomatoes and potatoes, because this is what I had in the kitchen when I start making it. It is not as… Continue reading Focaccia a la Jamie & Gennaro

Drinks, Photography

Dandelion tea

It is dandelion period. Great for salad or tea, dandelion is one of my favorite green plants in the spring. I like to make tea from fresh leaves or flowers and, also, I dry them so I have them over the winter. My tea recipe is very easy to make. I drink it without sugar… Continue reading Dandelion tea

Appetizer, Maine dish, Photography

Spinach dip

This is the easiest recipe for a spinach dip. It tastes so great that my kid wants it with everything: pasta, potatoes, toast, etc. It is a great appetizer or a side dish for meat, and goes great with pork, chicken or beef. Ingredients: 250 g fresh spinach 1 boiled egg Salt Pepper A hand… Continue reading Spinach dip

Appetizer, Photography

Turmeric hummus

Now that Christmas and New Year are gone is time for healthier food. So I will start with my favorite Arabic recipe: hummus. It takes only 10 min to prepare it and is great. I added a few ingredients for a special hummus. Ingredients: -2 cups canned chickpeas, drained, liquid reserved - 6 chopped garlic… Continue reading Turmeric hummus

Drinks, Photography

International Coffee Day

  1 October is International Coffee Day. "International Coffee Day is a celebration of the coffee sector’s diversity, quality and passion. It is an opportunity for coffee lovers to share their love of the beverage and support the millions of farmers whose livelihoods depend on the aromatic crop." "This year, the International Coffee Organization is… Continue reading International Coffee Day