Homemade Mayonnaise (traditional method & Thermomix)

Since I was a child Homemade Mayonayse is a staple in our fridge. In a sandwich or as base for many sauces and salads, it is easy to make and much more delicious than storebought mayo. Recipe Feel free to follow me on Instagram @auxdelicesdecaroline (click) or Facebook (click) Ingredients 1 egg1 tbsp Dijon mustard1 … Continue reading Homemade Mayonnaise (traditional method & Thermomix)

English Lemon Curd (traditional method and Thermomix)

One of the staples I always have in my fridge: English Lemon Curd. This is a smooth and silky cream with a tart flavor that makes your tastebuds zing! Living in the UK this is an item that you can find in almost every store but frankly, homemade is best! It's quick and easily done … Continue reading English Lemon Curd (traditional method and Thermomix)

Ajvar – a roasted red pepper spread from the Balkans

Ajvar is something delicious. A Serbian vegetable paste that can be used in many ways. As a dip, as a spread, or with meat or fish. I have known this vegetable paste for a long time, because my father always has a small pot in the fridge and prepares some of his favourite dishes with … Continue reading Ajvar – a roasted red pepper spread from the Balkans

Express Houmous / Hummus Trio (Traditional & Thermomix)

In our immediate environment it is a well known fact that I really love what the French call apéro and often replace a starter with a great set of appetizers. There is a whole category for appetisers, quick appetisers and food out of shotglasses on the blog. Served here with the delicious homemade breadsticks 😍. … Continue reading Express Houmous / Hummus Trio (Traditional & Thermomix)

Baba Ghanoush – Aubergine Caviar (traditional version & Thermomix)

A delicious alternative to Houmous, the Baba Ghanoush, or eggplant caviar as it is often called, requires grilled roasted aubergine rather than chickpeas. The Baba Ghanoush is delicious for example in my Italian Quiche. This Eastern Mediterranean dip is delicious with pita and raw vegetables. As its main ingredient are eggplants, it contains vitamins B … Continue reading Baba Ghanoush – Aubergine Caviar (traditional version & Thermomix)

Flavored butters

The BBQ season begins with the coming sun and rising temperatures. I already posted several recipes last year, but I have missed a big chapter in the BBQ category. Flavored butter is the quickest way to spice up simple grilled meat, fish and even vegetables. With herbs, mustard, vegetables or any other ingredient it is … Continue reading Flavored butters