Food

Pork tenderloin & creamy mushroom sauce in puff pastry

This pork tenderloin and creamy mushroom leek bacon sauce wrapped in store-bought puff pastry is definitely a keeper! It is so easy to prepare yet so delicious! Pork tenderloin (pork fillet) and creamy mushroom leek sauce wrapped in puff pastry is one of my favorite recipes to make when expecting […]

Easy roasted goose leg and gravy recipe

Easiest and best roasted goose leg and gravy recipe ever! Made with just 4 ingredients. Perfect main dish for any special occasion such as birthday, Christmas or mother’s day. I hardly cook on Sundays. The only time I cook is when expecting guests and that’s about four times a year. […]

German style pork shashlik recipe

This juicy, tender and tasty German pork shashlik recipe from the oven makes a perfect meal to feed the crowd on chilly nights. Made with pork, onions, bell peppers and vegetable stock without marinating the meat. And served with curry spicy ketchup. Shashlik is my grandma in law, Rosa ‘s […]

Best German gingerbread cookies (Lebkuchen)

These moist, fluffy, sweet and easy-to-follow German gingerbread cookies with a cake-like texture are guaranteed to be your favorite cookies for the holidays! Loaded with candied fruits, spices and nuts. Today I would like to share with you Beate’s go-to German gingerbread cookie recipe otherwise known as Lebkuchen or Pfefferkuchen […]

Homemade gingerbread spice mix

There is nothing better than homemade gingerbread spice mix. It’s super easy and quick to make. Easy enough to be made by kids too and give it out as holiday gifts. This gingerbread spice mix made with cinnamon, nutmeg, star anise, cardamom, cloves and ginger goes well with almost anything. […]

Ravioli with pistachio cheese sauce

Ravioli with pistachio cheese sauce is a divine and super quick dinner that you can throw together in just 10 minutes. And it’s made with just 4 ingredients. My parents in law were recently in Sicily, Italy. After their 2 week-vacation on this beautiful island they brought us lots of […]

Easy pork and beef Lasagna with Bechamel sauce

This classic Italian pork and beef lasagna with bechamel sauce recipe is delicious, easy to assemble, and comes together in just 1 hour including preparation time. A perfect soul food treat for kids and grown ups. About 1,5 years ago when my daughter was 10 months we flew to Namibia […]

Best Homemade Apple rolls

Easy to follow, fluffy, moist and insanely delicious apple rolls made entirely from scratch. A perfect treat for the whole family!! German apple doughnut recipe is one of the popular recipes on this blog. After I’ve posted it at the beginning of this year, many have been asking if it’s […]

Potato leek casserole with ground pork

This simple and crowd pleaser potato leek casserole with ground pork is flavorful. Made with potatoes, leek, ground meat, heavy cream, onion, garlic and grated cheese in 1 h 30 min. I’m a huge fan of leek. If it was up to me, I will make leek featured dishes as […]