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Don’t be afraid of the sourdough bread

Don’t be afraid of the sourdough bread! Are you ready to get busy and bake sourdough at home? Don’t be afraid of the sourdough bread making, because it’s s not as difficult as it may sound. Don’t get discouraged by longer fermentation times or taking care of a live organism, like the sourdough starter. The […]

Why make sourdough at home

Why make sourdough at home?

Why make Sourdough at home? Have you ever thought – why make sourdough at home? Have you ever tried to make it? I was one of those people who started baking bread like crazy due to the pandemic, because I actually didn’t go out of my house for three months. I’m not kidding. Not even […]

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Fall porcini are on the table!

September is here, finally some rain has come, and we can be excited about the mushroom season getting in full bloom! So the fall porcini are on the table! You may also know these fantastic mushrooms as ceps or Boletus edulis. I don’t know about you, but I have always loved mushrooms. But I must […]

Can fruit make the perfect summer salad?

Can fruit make the perfect summer salad?

I’ll tell you a small secret. We already use a very common fruit for salad on a daily basis without even thinking about it. Yep, tomato is a fruit! But this salad with the addition of watermelon is so juicy and fresh, it will blow you away! So can fruit make the perfect summer salad? […]

Stuffed vine leaves are the perfect finger food

Stuffed vine leaves are the perfect finger food

While the vine leaves are nice and juicy now, it’s time to harvest some and preserve for the winter to make dolmas or dolmades. I would have never thought I’d like tree leaves, but once I tried them, I fell in love! The stuffed vine leaves are the perfect finger food for home parties, they […]

Preparing your own perfect tomato sauce for winter

Preparing your own perfect tomato sauce for winter

These late summer months are perfect to start canning some foods. Why do it yourself? Because you know you will buy excellent fresh produce, or maybe you will have even grown it yourself! You will make it as you like it best and most importantly, you won’t overdo on salt or sugar, as most shop […]

Refreshing Tzatziki for hot summer evenings

Refreshing Tzatziki for hot summer evenings

Have your summer eves been so hot, that you just can’t force yourself to eat anything even slightly tepid? Well, it seems that summers become hotter by the year, so it’s good to have some recipes with cold ingredients that can cool us down. But this refreshing tzatziki for hot summer evenings is not only […]

Why Are Most Things You Think About Carbs Wrong

Why are most things you think about carbs wrong?

Today the media is full of information about carbs, whether to eat them or not, but from everything that I read, I get the sense that most people don’t really understand what carbohydrates really are. Why are most things you think about carbs wrong? Firstly, carbohydrates are the main and most important source of energy […]

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