Sweet Potato Pumpkin Carrot Cream Soup

Halloween is just a day away. Although it is not a common holiday in Europe, the American Halloween traditions are becoming with every year more and more popular. Most European regions, specially the catholic ones, celebrate the 1st of November instead of the 31st of October. Nevertheless, I wanted to bring a recipe which fits intoContinue reading “Sweet Potato Pumpkin Carrot Cream Soup”

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”

Chocolate Cupcakes with Tangerine Creamcheese Frosting

Guests are coming over in a couple of hours? And you need something fast and easy but yet sophisticated. Well thats just what happened to us a few days ago and these cupcakes were the perfect solution. What you need: 2 eggs 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 3 spoons brown sugar 8 spoons flour 1/2 teaspoonContinue reading “Chocolate Cupcakes with Tangerine Creamcheese Frosting”

Five Layer Cake

How many layers does a cake need? Bakers and patisseurs have been arguing about this topic for ages. We tried one with five layers.  Cookies, chocolate cake, Bavarian vanilla cream, peach jelly, and blackberry cream cheese topping. Check it out What you need: 200g butter cookies 100g butter 3 eggs 100 g dark chocolate 30Continue reading “Five Layer Cake”

American Vanilla Pancakes

What is better for breakfast than real American Pancakes. Combined with maple syrup, honey, chocolate cream or any other topping you like it is a perfect thing to start the day. What you need: 150 g flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 2 eggs 2 teaspoon vanilla extract 50 ml milk How you do it: JustContinue reading “American Vanilla Pancakes”