Fat cakes also known as Vetkoek (in Afrikaans) or Oukuki ( in my mother tongue Oshiwambo) are sweet, fluffy and moist deep fried dough balls. Fat cakes are so loved in Namibia, especially in the northern part of the country. They also happen to be my favorite childhood snack. The […]
Side Dish Recipes
Perfect side dishes to go with your main course.
Hello guys, today I would like to share with you one of my favorite side dishes after fresh herb bread, tomato rice. This recipe was inspired by tomato rice from one of our favorite Greek restaurants. Tomato rice is a classic side dish, which is mostly consumed in Greece and […]
About two months ago we were in Italy. During our two week vacation, we visited Mauro in Casalincontrada (a small town located about 195 km, east of Rome). Mauro is a professor of Architecture from Italy that I met three years ago at a conference in Bonn, Germany and since […]
Do you guys like a homemade bread? Well my family and I love it! At least once a month, I make bread!! We just love homemade bread, because it makes the whole house smell heavenly and it’s sooooo tasty, especially while it’s still warm. I must admit that, I didn’t […]
There is nothing like a homemade bread. I’m a huge fan of pide – a Turkish flatbread, known as Fladenbrot here in Germany. Pide is a very important part of Turkish cuisine, just like potatoes in Germany or pasta in Italy. I bake this flatbread at least twice a month. […]