Bouillabaisse with Rouille

It was only yesterday when I first heard of this recipe. It`s a shame I know. Bouillabaisse is fragrant French fish soup. But there is so much more to it. The stock is made with fennel, orange zest and saffron. You then add fresh fish, shellfish and shrimps. You serve it with rouille to give…

Gazpacho

The heat has seriously came into our lives this week. And as I have a bit of a tomato obsession these days (check my fresh tomato tart here) I searched for a good classic gazpacho recipe. I found this one here and to me it sounded delicious enough to give it a try. It is simple,…

Arabic lentil soup

The Arabic lentil soup is a must have for every Ramadan table. It is the perfect starter, very nutritious and rich in fiber. I love all the flavors in there such as cardamon, cumin and coriander. Finish it with the squeeze of lemon and enjoy it hot. INGREDIENTS 2 cups red lentils 1 small onion…

Yayla Çorbas or Turkish yogurt soup

I am not sure how appealing yogurt soup may sound to you, but if you are from the same part of the world as me you know what I am talking about. This recipe is so simple that anyone can make it. Seriously- no cooking skills required! It is perfect to start your dinner with…

Veggie coconut curry

Having a good curry for dinner is the most satisfying thing after a long day. With this recipe I went totally vegan as I was curious for the result. I had no idea what a veggie curry could look like, until I went to the shop and found fresh sweet corn, fresh peas and it…

West African peanut soup

This soup is ready in less than 30 minutes, it`s easy, delicious, plant based, gluten free and packed with goodness. What else you need to convince you 🙂 I give credit for the recipe to Cookie and Kate. I changed it just slightly to match with my personal preferences. I hope you give it a go…

Ginger miso noodle soup

You might noticed that I am a fan of a good Asian soup. The key is always to have a good and flavourful stock. If you have a look on my prevous post you will see a great and quick recipe for your own chicken stock. Give it a go and try this warm miso…

Chicken stock

Making your own chicken stock,  you can be sure it is free of any additives and sodium. It usually takes hours of cooking, but if you go ahead with this recipes you will be ready in less than 2 hours. Ingredients: 1 kg of chicken wings 1 large onion 1 large onion 1 small potato…

Thai inspired coconut soup with vermicelli

There is something warming about Thai recipes. If you, like me, love their food, then even mentioning of ginger, coriander, coconut and lime will make you crave it. Thai dishes are fresh and usually ready in no time. But they are also hearty and bursts with flavors. This recipe is done in under 15 mins. Yet,…

Seafood and chicken ramen

As you would assume after my short visit to Singapore I had to introduce an Asian recipe. I really liked the local laksa- coconut soup with sea food and noodles. However I want to make it authentic as possible and for this I need to prepare two different chili and shrimp pastes. Till I find…