Red Quinoa, Tomato and Avocado Salad Vietnamese Rolls with Sriracha sauce

Red Quinoa, Tomato and Avocado Salad Vietnamese Rolls with Sriracha sauce

Here is my new invention, a "Latin American Asian fusion"  - Vietnamese rolls with red quinoa, tomato, avocado salad and srirach...

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The Untamed Link Party #6 - Give me the cookies!

The Untamed Link Party #6 - Give me the cookies!

Welcome to #5 Untamed Cook Link Party! My pick of the week from all lovely recipes that were shared in the blog Link Party was this ...

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Crispy Chicken with Sweet Sour Lemon Sauce

Crispy Chicken with Sweet Sour Lemon Sauce

I remember thinking when I was cutting the chicken stripes for this dish  that it was produced by three pair of good cook hands so it shou...

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Guinness Stew

Guinness Stew

Everything started because my very Aussie Hubby wanted to have more Aussie-like dinners.    I found a Jamie Oliver Guinness Pie recipe (Be...

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Cannoli Siciliani

Cannoli Siciliani

Un cannoli e un caffe con un po di latte!  This words use to make my afternoons in Rome even more sweet :-) This recipe was translated fro...

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Gumbo

Gumbo

It has been exactly one year since I arrived in USA for a holiday with my little sister and we spend some amazing time in New Orleans: we we...

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Coconut Bread

Coconut Bread

Everybody loves a family recipe right? One of these days a good friend of mine was telling me that he had grown up eating Coconut Bread...

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Beef and Tofu Warm Salad

Beef and Tofu Warm Salad

Saturday! Lazy Saturday :-)   Here is a fairly light and filling Lunch for your Saturday. You can use pretty much whatever steak cut you...

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Twice Cooked Pork Belly in Tea Sauce

Twice Cooked Pork Belly in Tea Sauce

Pork Belly is awesome, this twice cooked Pork Belly is simply twice as awesome. In this recipe the Pork Belly is first deep fried and aft...

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The Untamed Link Party #5 - Is a Piece of cake

The Untamed Link Party #5 - Is a Piece of cake

Welcome to #5 Untamed Cook Link Party! It was very hard to pick one recipe to feature this week, all posted recipes last week were bri...

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Quick Saffron Bread with Pistachio Nuts

Quick Saffron Bread with Pistachio Nuts

If you have never made bread with yeast this is a very good way to start.    You can use the dough to make dinner rolls, bake as a whole loa...

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The Untamed Link Party #4 - All you knead is love

The Untamed Link Party #4 - All you knead is love

Welcome to #4 Untamed Cook Link Party! Featured Recipe from Last Week:  Pea Soup with a Touch of Mint by  Del's Cooking Twist .   Co...

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Lamb Roasted with Rosemary, Feta, Tomatoes and Garlic

Lamb Roasted with Rosemary, Feta, Tomatoes and Garlic

Not exactly my best dinner photo but this recipe is worthy to be posted anyway. I do make this recipe at list once a month.    The flavo...

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Chorizo and Jamón Serrano "Almost" Paella

Chorizo and Jamón Serrano "Almost" Paella

I am going to spare you of telling how Paella is a traditional Spanish dish and its story.   And despite the fact I had lots of "Paella...

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Hearty Beef Minestrone

Hearty Beef Minestrone

I "invented"  this Minestrone recipe during the winter because my Hubby wanted to have a "hearty beef soup" but at thi...

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Greens, Feta, Cranberries and Candied Pecans Salad

Greens, Feta, Cranberries and Candied Pecans Salad

This is a "copycat" recipe of a salad my friend Leslie made for us during one of our "cooking dates.    I love the contrasts:...

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Vanilla and Almond Praline Semifredo

Vanilla and Almond Praline Semifredo

Here is a contribution from my friend Antje - photo and recipe. Antje, that is from Germany, is an awesome cook in a mission to feed (an...

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Strawberry Caipirinha

Strawberry Caipirinha

If you enjoyed the traditional Caipirinha made with Limes, there is a great chance you will love our Friday featured drinking. Today we ar...

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Quick Vegetables and Wholemeal Pasta

Quick Vegetables and Wholemeal Pasta

Here is a little something I used to make to myself when I was in the Uni and it is still one of my favorite options for a quick, satisfying...

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The Untamed Link Party #3 - Healing Food

The Untamed Link Party #3 - Healing Food

Welcome to #3 Untamed Cook Link Party! Featured Recipe from Last Week Tales From a Middle Class Kitchen won me with his Belissimo Flor...

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Mascarpone Panna Cotta with Biscuit Base and Passion Fruit

Mascarpone Panna Cotta with Biscuit Base and Passion Fruit

Today I continued my experiences with the leftover Mascarpone (purely scientific interest of course!) and decided to try making Panna Cotta ...

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Mascarpone Cardamon Cream and Figs Tart

Mascarpone Cardamon Cream and Figs Tart

Mascarpone is one of my favorite things to use in desserts. It is basically a cheese made of cream, coagulated by the addition of citric...

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Homemade Pork Spring Rolls

Homemade Pork Spring Rolls

    Not so long ago I was very lucky to meet a group of new friends, that came from everywhere in the world and just like me came to make A...

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