Meatballs Berlin Style “Bouletten”

One thing I learned in Berlin is how to make the famous “Bouletten”. Bouletten are meatballs from Berlin and Berlin is famous for them. There are various recipes around the whole city itself. Especially the encounter of different cultures in Berlin have created different recipes featuring ethnic ingredients,  giving the Berlin meatballs some extra tastesContinue reading “Meatballs Berlin Style “Bouletten””

Carrot and Pumpkin Chips

Making your own chips seems to be somehow trendy. The last awesome post I saw was from Randy on his blog http://splendidrecipesandmore.com/. So I wanted to carry on with that and went for some tasty carrot and pumpkin chips. What you need: 300g pumpkin 300g carrots 1/2 l sunflower oil salt   How you do it:Continue reading “Carrot and Pumpkin Chips”

Cucumber Gazpacho

It is September. The temperatures are still high up and so it is still time for some nice and fresh late-summer recipes. Here we feature a nordic/mediterranean hybrid: the cucumber gazpacho. The idea originally came from the classic southern Spanish gazpacho made mainly from tomatoes, cucumber, onion, and olive oil. Here we kept one ingredientContinue reading “Cucumber Gazpacho”

Bistrot de L’Octroi – Sarlat-La-Caneda (France)

A business trip brought me to the Dordogne region in southern France. Dordogne is the home region for french specialties made from ducks, geese, and brants. What does that mean? YEAH this is the capital region of foie gras. And we definitely went for it. Stats: Bistrot de L’Octroi Address: 111 Avenue de Selves, Sarlat-La-Caneda Style: French,Continue reading “Bistrot de L’Octroi – Sarlat-La-Caneda (France)”

Economy Class – BRITISH AIRWAYS

Airline: British Airways Flight: BA 0481 (8th July 2014) Itinerary: BCN – LHR What did we get: I came on that flight expecting food with all atributes someone gives to British food (which usually is not that good – Sorry to all British folks – the prejudices were stronger than I thought). So I got this nice cheese and hamContinue reading “Economy Class – BRITISH AIRWAYS”

Economy Class – US AIRWAYS

Stats Airline: US Airways Flight: US 700 (12th April 2014) Itinerary: PHL – FRA What did we get: Green Salad Macaroni and Cheese Bread Roll Brownie Ok this sounds very stereotypical about airline food that is not very good at all. But honestly this was a surprise after US Airways had served in two flightsContinue reading “Economy Class – US AIRWAYS”

Chop’t – Washington DC (USA)

After a few days of touring around USA and eating burgers, pizza, fries, steaks and other famous American Dishes our conscience kicked in. This is why we went searching for some vegetarian food around Washington DC. And we found it Stats: Chop’t Address: 730 7th Street NW, Washington DC Style: Salad, Vegetarian http://www.choptsalad.com What weContinue reading “Chop’t – Washington DC (USA)”

DC Taco Truck – Washington DC (USA)

Touring around the US East Coast we stopped two days in Washington. There, we could not miss out the typical American food trucks, which usually are stationed around the office buildings. First problem: In Washington there are office buildings almost everywhere around the city centre. So we started searching around the office builigns close toContinue reading “DC Taco Truck – Washington DC (USA)”