Rice pudding with coconut milk

There are these desserts that come with memories from your childhood. Rice pudding was often served in the nursery when I was little. It was hard and too sweet to my liking, so most of the time I would skip it. Thanks to my mum I didn`t hate it as hers was creamy and smooth,…

Philippine chicken adobo

I start my first postĀ for 2015 with this super easy, but interesting and delicious recipe. Chicken adobo is Philippines all time favorite. I tried it few months ago and like it ever since. It has slightly vinegary taste and the reach aroma of bay leaves. The recipe itself is easy to prepare and doesn`t require…

Stuffed bell peppers with rice, beef mince, chorizo, raisins and pine nuts

Last week I participated on SIAL Exhibition in Abu Dhabi. The event gathered together hundreds of food companies including representatives of the local health authorities. Since Dubai lacks of fresh and local fruits and veggies I was surprised to discover a whole stand from a local farm. They claimed all their products are organic and…

Beef with vegetables, cinnamon and dried oranges

For my birthday I received a real foodie gift. A bag full of cooking goodies from China. My friend who is a cabin crew took the opportunity and on her flight to Hong Kong she got all kind of new and interesting ingredients. I was overwhelmed and determined to use every single thing in this…