Simple eggfree Strawberry Mousse (fresh or frozen strawberries)

I love Mousse, all kinds of them. After a meal or for an afternoon treat I think it’s a real pleasure to have a spoonful of this beautiful texture melt in your mouth. These beautiful pots come from here! One mousse that never survives more than 12 hours in our fridge is my strawberry mousse. … Continue reading Simple eggfree Strawberry Mousse (fresh or frozen strawberries)

Mushroom Croustades

Whenever we have a dinner party at our house, I enjoy making a variety of appetisers. I love olives and cocktail tomatoes as well as slices of cheese and sausage, but I really delight in preparing little bites to enjoy before dinner. If we are having raclette or fondue I prefer having a big starter platter … Continue reading Mushroom Croustades

Vegetarian Spinach Roulade

I love my light and colourful lunches! This Roulade is perfect in my opinion, served on a bed of salad with cherry tomatoes! It is a very elegant dish, that can even double as starter for a smart lunch or dinner party. You can change the filling to Philadelphia and smoked salmon as well. Recipe … Continue reading Vegetarian Spinach Roulade

Meatloaf

One of our families all time favourite comfort food is without any doubt the meatloaf!!! Served with roasted vegetables, gravy and delicious mashed potatoes it is even dinner party worthy if you want to treat good friends to a homemade meal rather than to a fancy one. I have in all my life never had … Continue reading Meatloaf

Tomato-rice stuffed peppers (Tradional & Thermomix)

Ideally, I like to have 2 -3 vegetarian dinners per week in my house.Tricky to do with a bevvy of carnivores but they play along nicely if they like what they are served … obviously.Now one dish that I serve regularly are the tomato-rice stuffed peppers. As they are big fans of stuffed peppers, this is … Continue reading Tomato-rice stuffed peppers (Tradional & Thermomix)

Goulash Soup (Traditional & Thermomix)

My oldest son loves the Austrian Goulash, so I try to make it as often as possible. It is a dish from back when Austria was an Empire and came from its member state Hungaria, where the shepherds cooked the star ingredients beef, paprika, onions open air in the puszta in huge casseroles suspended on … Continue reading Goulash Soup (Traditional & Thermomix)

Austrian cucumber salad

In the cucumber season, a cucumber salad is an absolute must. This recipe here is traditional in Austria, a light and refreshing side dish for almost every main course. I especially love this cucumber salad with breaded dishes such as the Viennese Schnitzel. Here are my Viennese Schnitzel served with typical Austrian side dishes, Austrian potato salad, tomato salad … Continue reading Austrian cucumber salad

Quick caramel dessert cream (traditional & Thermomix)

Many of you were asking me for a recipe for a caramel cream after I posted my quick vanilla dessert cream, my coffee dessert cream and my chocolate dessert cream. So I am sharing with you my recipe for the quick caramel dessert cream, making you a short time-lapse film to show the steps to take. The caramel … Continue reading Quick caramel dessert cream (traditional & Thermomix)

Quick vanilla dessert cream (traditional & Thermomix)

I posted a recipe for a super decadent vanilla dessert cream 2 weeks ago. This cream is incredibly delicious and will always be one of my favorites. The difference with the recipe that I post today is that we put only one egg and that the cooking is faster, without passage in the oven, like the chocolate dessert … Continue reading Quick vanilla dessert cream (traditional & Thermomix)

Vegetarian Shepherd’s Pie (Traditional & Thermomix)

When autumn comes with its gorgeous colours and cooler weather I start thinking of all sorts of comfort food. The one that I truly enjoy is the vegetarian shepherd’s pie with its rich ragout, covered with a deliciously soft sweet potato mash and topped with melted, golden cheese! The ultimate no guilt comfort food, full … Continue reading Vegetarian Shepherd’s Pie (Traditional & Thermomix)