Main Dish Recipes

A collection of my family’s favorite main dish recipes. From busy day dinner recipes to special occasion recipes.

Best Carrot and Zucchini Lasagna

This carrot and zucchini lasagna is so simple, yet so delicious. Made with zucchini, carrots, tomatoes, heavy cream and vegetable stock. I’ve made it numerous times and it’s always a hit! My family and I are vegetarians 5 – days a week. One of my favorite vegetarian recipes is this […]

Zucchini And Feta Quiche

A very simple, easy to follow and delicious vegetarian zucchini and feta quiche. Made with homemade shortcrust pastry, zucchini, spring onions, cream cheese, feta, yogurt and black olives. Tastes amazing served warm or cold. This zucchini and feta quiche recipe is so easy to make and uses uncomplicated ingredients. All […]

Easy Homemade Vegetable Stock

There is nothing better than homemade vegetable stock. It’s easy, budget – friendly, healthy and free from artificial flavors. You know exactly what is in your vegetable stock. The bonus is that you can use it to make tons of dishes from soups, casseroles to stews. I’ve realized that most […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]