Category Archives: breakfast / frühstück

Golden falafel in green spinach fields

When the sun pushes aside the clouds left behind by spring and winter, and the warm air on your skin invites you to be outside, basking without much fuss; eating with your hands feels good. Falafel make a wonderful parcel.

Golden falafel in green spinach fields

When the sun pushes aside the clouds left behind by spring and winter, and the warm air on your skin invites you to be outside, basking without much fuss; eating with your hands feels good. Falafel make a wonderful parcel.

Jook – Zhōu – Congee: poor man’s rice porridge, or this makes you well?

Jook – Zhōu – Congee: poor man’s rice porridge, or this makes you well? Congee, as it is better known in English is a rice porridge from Asia. Its name varies by country, region or language and the list of

Jook – Zhōu – Congee: poor man’s rice porridge, or this makes you well?

Jook – Zhōu – Congee: poor man’s rice porridge, or this makes you well? Congee, as it is better known in English is a rice porridge from Asia. Its name varies by country, region or language and the list of

Fine lines, fine cracks: six perfectly individual and fragrant boiled eggs

Fine lines, fine cracks: six perfectly individual fragrant boiled eggs Some things are so old that they are not questioned in speaking. Cooking with tea is an unquestioned tradition in China and other parts of Asia and tea eggs and

Fine lines, fine cracks: six perfectly individual and fragrant boiled eggs

Fine lines, fine cracks: six perfectly individual fragrant boiled eggs Some things are so old that they are not questioned in speaking. Cooking with tea is an unquestioned tradition in China and other parts of Asia and tea eggs and

The silver of the sea, aromatised smokers and its foraging friends.

The silver of the sea, aromatised smokers and its foraging friends. Smoked fish is a distinguished taste of the Baltic Sea and a traditional cooking method that before the fridge and freezer had merely preserving purposes. Nowadays, to our advantage,

The silver of the sea, aromatised smokers and its foraging friends.

The silver of the sea, aromatised smokers and its foraging friends. Smoked fish is a distinguished taste of the Baltic Sea and a traditional cooking method that before the fridge and freezer had merely preserving purposes. Nowadays, to our advantage,

Homemade Cheese: as easy as it gets

Homemade Cheese: as easy as it gets It might sound wrong, but a rush of smiles will take over when you see milk curdle for the first time and it is of your doing, of course. Making fresh white cheese

Homemade Cheese: as easy as it gets

Homemade Cheese: as easy as it gets It might sound wrong, but a rush of smiles will take over when you see milk curdle for the first time and it is of your doing, of course. Making fresh white cheese

“egg is to cooking as the articles are to speech” ¹: Tortilla de Patatas is as beer to a swell time.

“egg is to cooking as the articles are to speech” ¹: Tortilla de Patatas is as beer to a swell time. Subtly speaking, eggs pop up quite frequently in cookery as the ingredients scrapbook glue, the binders for our palate

“egg is to cooking as the articles are to speech” ¹: Tortilla de Patatas is as beer to a swell time.

“egg is to cooking as the articles are to speech” ¹: Tortilla de Patatas is as beer to a swell time. Subtly speaking, eggs pop up quite frequently in cookery as the ingredients scrapbook glue, the binders for our palate

Arepas Andinas without Pisca: unwastefully-delicious-leftovers-soup tweak

Arepas Andinas without Pisca: un-wastefully-delicious-leftovers-soup tweak In the Venezuelan Andes, arepas, a traditional corn-dough-bread in the rest of the country, are made with wheat flour. Arepas Andinas are good to eat at any time and when it is cold accompanied

Arepas Andinas without Pisca: unwastefully-delicious-leftovers-soup tweak

Arepas Andinas without Pisca: un-wastefully-delicious-leftovers-soup tweak In the Venezuelan Andes, arepas, a traditional corn-dough-bread in the rest of the country, are made with wheat flour. Arepas Andinas are good to eat at any time and when it is cold accompanied

Bharta: smoked aubergine with tomato and herbs

Bharta, smoked aubergine with herbs Roasting aubergines over a flame, either a stove if you have a gas burner, or ultimately better for flavour, over the ashes of a wood fire, will make this dish as well as Baba ganoush

Bharta: smoked aubergine with tomato and herbs

Bharta, smoked aubergine with herbs Roasting aubergines over a flame, either a stove if you have a gas burner, or ultimately better for flavour, over the ashes of a wood fire, will make this dish as well as Baba ganoush

Hallacas Caraqueñas: a Venezuelan Christmas tradition

Hallacas Caraqueñas: a Venezuelan Christmas tradition Hallacas originated in Venezuela during colonial times. It is a dish that has evolved into several regional versions in the country, and apparently owes its making to the church, who’s catholic priests requested gratitude

Hallacas Caraqueñas: a Venezuelan Christmas tradition

Hallacas Caraqueñas: a Venezuelan Christmas tradition Hallacas originated in Venezuela during colonial times. It is a dish that has evolved into several regional versions in the country, and apparently owes its making to the church, who’s catholic priests requested gratitude

Homemade flatbread in a wink: Chapatis

Homemade flatbread in a wink: Chapatis Chapatis are one of the many basic flatbreads often made daily in North India homes. They are soft, easy to handle and can accompany a lot of foods. There is no specific rule for

Homemade flatbread in a wink: Chapatis

Homemade flatbread in a wink: Chapatis Chapatis are one of the many basic flatbreads often made daily in North India homes. They are soft, easy to handle and can accompany a lot of foods. There is no specific rule for

No gluten, no sugar, no lactose: Goat cheese & walnut tartelette

No gluten, no sugar, no lactose: Goat cheese & walnut tartelette I started working on this goat cheese and walnut tartelette recipe after learning that one of my customers could not eat fructose. Using an almond meal crust was quite

No gluten, no sugar, no lactose: Goat cheese & walnut tartelette

No gluten, no sugar, no lactose: Goat cheese & walnut tartelette I started working on this goat cheese and walnut tartelette recipe after learning that one of my customers could not eat fructose. Using an almond meal crust was quite

Almond meal tart dough: sweet super food

Almond meal tart dough: sweet super food Gluten free doughs have more to themselves than avoiding a dietary condition. An alternative approach is to think of using gluten free grains and nuts as bringing back nutritious and perhaps forgotten flours

Almond meal tart dough: sweet super food

Almond meal tart dough: sweet super food Gluten free doughs have more to themselves than avoiding a dietary condition. An alternative approach is to think of using gluten free grains and nuts as bringing back nutritious and perhaps forgotten flours

Basic tart dough: a way with cold butter, a way with warm butter

Basic tart dough: a way with cold butter, a way with warm butter There is myth worth honoring, a right of passage, some sort of standard for how far up the -I can cook- ladder you have climbed without falling

Basic tart dough: a way with cold butter, a way with warm butter

Basic tart dough: a way with cold butter, a way with warm butter There is myth worth honoring, a right of passage, some sort of standard for how far up the -I can cook- ladder you have climbed without falling

Purple dimples in a cloud of dough: a favourite in Deutschland

Purple dimples in a cloud of dough: a favourite in Deutschland Plum cake is a classic in germany together with gooseberry-rhubarb cake, apple cake and the list is long. Without going much further, plums are in season in Autumn, they

Purple dimples in a cloud of dough: a favourite in Deutschland

Purple dimples in a cloud of dough: a favourite in Deutschland Plum cake is a classic in germany together with gooseberry-rhubarb cake, apple cake and the list is long. Without going much further, plums are in season in Autumn, they

Hoisting stamina during days short of light: Chicken liver pâté

Hoisting stamina during days short of light: Chicken liver pâté Offal has its lovers and haters and chicken liver pâté is one concoction that will often get a good wince. Chicken livers are a delicate and inexpensive morsel, generous from

Hoisting stamina during days short of light: Chicken liver pâté

Hoisting stamina during days short of light: Chicken liver pâté Offal has its lovers and haters and chicken liver pâté is one concoction that will often get a good wince. Chicken livers are a delicate and inexpensive morsel, generous from

Miss Frank gets your grub sorted!

If you are in Camberwell, Victoria in Australia and need to get that morning or lunch grub sorted, you are lucky, cos Miss Frank is a good one. Good coffee, tea, herbal and fruit tisanes and Miss Frank’s poached eggs

Miss Frank gets your grub sorted!

If you are in Camberwell, Victoria in Australia and need to get that morning or lunch grub sorted, you are lucky, cos Miss Frank is a good one. Good coffee, tea, herbal and fruit tisanes and Miss Frank’s poached eggs

Ouefs en cocotte: time to warm up from the inside out

Ouefs en cocotte: time to warm up from the inside out Mid Autumn adds a good spell onto having a warm breakfast. Turning on the oven, warming up the kitchen, warming up your belly and getting the golden yolk to

Ouefs en cocotte: time to warm up from the inside out

Ouefs en cocotte: time to warm up from the inside out Mid Autumn adds a good spell onto having a warm breakfast. Turning on the oven, warming up the kitchen, warming up your belly and getting the golden yolk to

Scones: its in the finger twiddle

Scones: its in the finger twiddle The first time I saw scones made at home was when my grandmother, who had come to visit from Australia gave me, a five year old, a crash lesson in twiddling your fingers around

Scones: its in the finger twiddle

Scones: its in the finger twiddle The first time I saw scones made at home was when my grandmother, who had come to visit from Australia gave me, a five year old, a crash lesson in twiddling your fingers around

The East Frisian tea ceremony – die ostfriesische Teezeremonie

[auf Deutsch siehen unten] Enjoyment and tradition – The East Frisian tea ceremony Tea enjoys an outstanding position in East Frisia where normally about ten times more tea is consumed per capita than the rest of Germany. In East Frisia

The East Frisian tea ceremony – die ostfriesische Teezeremonie

[auf Deutsch siehen unten] Enjoyment and tradition – The East Frisian tea ceremony Tea enjoys an outstanding position in East Frisia where normally about ten times more tea is consumed per capita than the rest of Germany. In East Frisia

Poached Eggs: how do you get them right?

[auf Deutsch siehen unten] Poached eggs: how do you get them right? I am not sure if it is practice, or if finally at one point in my life I found instructions that I understood, or if it was just

Poached Eggs: how do you get them right?

[auf Deutsch siehen unten] Poached eggs: how do you get them right? I am not sure if it is practice, or if finally at one point in my life I found instructions that I understood, or if it was just

Parakeet for breakfast, are you sure?

[auf Deutsch siehen unten] Parakeet for breakfast, are you sure? Chichiriviche is a village on the west central coast of Venezuela. It is a popular destination because it is one of the mainland ports to reach Morrocoy National Park, a

Parakeet for breakfast, are you sure?

[auf Deutsch siehen unten] Parakeet for breakfast, are you sure? Chichiriviche is a village on the west central coast of Venezuela. It is a popular destination because it is one of the mainland ports to reach Morrocoy National Park, a

Pomegranate: crimson songs of Autumn

[auf Deutsch siehen unten] Pomegranates: crimson songs of Autumn Autumn and Pomegranates come when everything is turning, the intensity of the colours can lead us to forget that there are quite a few grey months ahead. The euphoria of yellows,

Pomegranate: crimson songs of Autumn

[auf Deutsch siehen unten] Pomegranates: crimson songs of Autumn Autumn and Pomegranates come when everything is turning, the intensity of the colours can lead us to forget that there are quite a few grey months ahead. The euphoria of yellows,