Butternut Squash Cream Soup with Turmeric

Butternut Squash Cream Soup with Turmeric

This Butternut Squash Cream Soup with Turmeric is a perfect dish for winter weather.

At least for the terrible weather afflicting our little country now. Continue reading

Spicy Vegetable Hash

Spicy Vegetable Hash

I think breakfast really is the most important meal of the day. OK, I know that science in the last few years proved that this dogma is not actually so correct. But I like to stick with it.

If a poor brekky doesn’t gratify my fussy morning palates I will be most likely cranky till lunch. God forbid that I wouldn’t have any breakfast for some reason. That’s just dark…

Continue reading

Celeriac and Carrot Fritters

Celeriac and Carrot Fritters

These Celeriac and Carrot Fritters are a great companion to many meals. You can definitely enjoy them as they are. Which means don’t worry about the cutlery, get your hands a bit messy and maybe even use the fritters as a scoop for your favorite dip. My Avocado Jalapeno Dip would serve just great for that.

Continue reading

Avocado Jalapeno Dip

Avocado Jalapeno Dip

Not sure if it’s because it’s getting really cold here in Czech (seriously, it’s at least minus 10 everyday, can’t wait for the Thailand weather), but I crave spicy foods all the time now. I sprinkle chillies on every possible thing these days. And I could just swim in Sriracha. So to satisfy my wild appetites I made an extra big batch of my Avocado Jalapeno Dip. It has a nice spicy kick, yet pairs perfectly with many of my favorite dishes.

Continue reading

Brussel Sprouts with Bacon and Orange Juice

Brussel sprouts with bacon and orange juice

Do you know anyone who liked brussel sprouts as a kid? Because I seriously can’t think of one single person. I personally used to hate them when I was small. I actually know few people who “can’t do it” even in their adulthood. Which is really sad, because brussel sprouts rock.

Today’s easy recipe covers┬ámy favorite way how to prepare them as a side dish. You can skip the bacon for a lighter version if you want, but who would possibly like to skip bacon?

Continue reading

Shepherd’s Pie with Swede

Shepherd's Pie with Swede

I had never tried Shepherd’s pie before I went to Canada few years ago. I hadn’t even heard of it. Wait what? Yeah, sounds unbelievable. I know.

But as I just love to try everything new it didn’t take long and I found this fixed star of western cuisine. And totally fell in love with it. With the beautiful simplicity surprisingly combined with lots of flavor. And primarily because I am the biggest fan of fast savory meals and this one just combines it all.

Continue reading