Appetizer, Maine dish, Photography

“Scrijele” – Romanian Traditional Potato Chips

All my childhood I had potato chips, but not the one you find in the shops. I grew up with “scrijele” which are so great as a side dish, snacks, etc. This type of Potato Chips is found in the North, North - West part of the country. It is an easy way to have… Continue reading “Scrijele” – Romanian Traditional Potato Chips

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Maine dish, Photography

Baked potatoes in the oven

I love to bake unpeeled potatoes in the oven. Crispy on the outside and soft in the middle, you get a perfect baked potato served cracked open and still steaming. You can have it with butter and salt, cheese, baked beans or chili sauce. Any filling is good, vegetarian or not. You can baked them… Continue reading Baked potatoes in the oven

Appetizer, Photography

Vegan beetroot puree

Beetroots have long been used for medicinal purposes. It is low in fat, full of vitamins and minerals and packed with powerful antioxidants. You need to add it to your daily or weekly intake food. Roasting takes more time than boiling, but the beetroot is sweeter and has a more intense red color. There are… Continue reading Vegan beetroot puree

Appetizer, Photography

Chili Half Hasselback potatoes

The Hasselback potatoes are Swedish and are not your average baked potatoes. They look very fancy and elegant and can make quite an impression at your dinner table. These baked potato fans were popularized as the namesake dish of the restaurant at the Hasselbacken Hotel in Stockholm, Sweden in the 1700s.  In Sweden, these delicious… Continue reading Chili Half Hasselback potatoes