Vegan Chocolate-Hazelnut Spread

I could have called this the vegan alternative to a well-known chocolate-hazelnut spread. But I won’t. So if you run out of chocolate spread during this “apocalyptic” confinement and the supermarket is low on stocks, take some time and make your own. What you need (2 jars) 150 g peeled hazelnuts 130g macadamia nuts 75gContinue reading “Vegan Chocolate-Hazelnut Spread”

Vegan Tajine

Also in confinement like half of the world? Well take advantage of this and take the time to make some more elaborated delicious dishes. I went first for a delicious tajine dish that I had not done in ages. And lets make it vegan and protein rich to stay in shape. What you need (servesContinue reading “Vegan Tajine”

Mediterranean Pulpo Poké

Poké is not only Asian or to be more precise Hawaiian. We Meditteraneans can also have our variation with the best of our ingredients. Check it out. What you need (serves 2) 2 scoops rice 1 handful ruccola salad 1 tomato 4 dried tomatoes 1/2 mango 1 avocado 3 pulpo (octopus) legs 1 lemon 4Continue reading “Mediterranean Pulpo Poké”

Focaccia

After a lot of meaty dishes it is again to post something vegan. Thi time we go for some easy but very nice and delicious Italian snack: Foccacia. Below you will the basic recipe. However, you can always add some delish extras such as grilled veggies, cheese, herbs, etc. What you need (2 foccacias) 500gContinue reading “Focaccia”

Cheeky Cheeks in Red Wine

And we stay with the traditonal Spanish Dishes. To make cheeks usually used to be for the lower classes and was not well considered. Nowadays this traditional dish has come up again and is served in the most luxurious restaurants all over the country. Or you can make it at home. What you need (servesContinue reading “Cheeky Cheeks in Red Wine”

Whitewine Stewed Ribs

Quite a traditional Spanish dish. You would do a stew like this in winter with the remainers of ribs and other bones you would find around in the fridge (modern times) or had salted previously (traditional times). But anyways easy and delicious What you need (serves 2) 4 pieces of ribs (aprox 400g) 4 potatoesContinue reading “Whitewine Stewed Ribs”

Thai Styled Sweet Potato Soup

Also the vegan community would like to get kept warm with a nice recipe during these cold days, right? So for that we came up with a new thai-styled recipe to warm up in no time. And very easy to make What you need (serves 4) 2 sweet potatoes 1 large carrot 1/2 onion 1/2Continue reading “Thai Styled Sweet Potato Soup”

Cocido Madrileño

It is so frosty outside. Anything that helps to warm up during these days is more than welcome. Although you might think that Spain is a sunny summer paradise, most regions in the counrty can easily drop below 0° C in winter. Well the cititzens from the capital city Madrid have their perfect recipe toContinue reading “Cocido Madrileño”

Turrón Mousse Cake

While in big parts of the world Christmas time is already over Spain and some other catholic regions are getting ready for assault No. 3: The 3 Wiseman / 3 Reyes Magos. Probably the most valued holiday as in Spain everyone will receive their gifts on this very day. What you need (serves 6) CookieContinue reading “Turrón Mousse Cake”

Russian Eggs

I assume that these eggs are not actually Russian. In Spain they are quite popular. Especially when you go to one of those Christmas or New Year’s parties where everybody has to bring something. What you need (serves 6) 6 eggs 1 can tuna (aprox 80-100g) 2 spoons mayonnaise Salt and pepper Parsley for decorationContinue reading “Russian Eggs”