Month: June 2017

chickpea curry
dinner, main dish, vegetarian

Chickpea Curry

 I had chickpea curry at the party of friends where one Indian guy brought this dish and even though I don’t like cooked onions, I loved this dish, it was creamy and amazingly flavorful. So, I asked him for a recipe and made it at home few times. It’s not […]

beef and broccolini with buckwheat noodles
dinner, main dish, Meat

Beef and Broccolini with Buckwheat Noodles

Once you realize how quick and easy it is to toss together beef and broccolini in soy sauce, ginger and toasted sesame seed oil, you might never order takeout again. Broccolini is a cross between broccoli and kale. For the beef, pick tender piece like filet mignon. Regardless of the […]

Zucchini mint pancakes
Appetizers, vegetarian

Zucchini Mint Pancakes

Zucchini mint pancakes are great for appetizer or fast snack for kids.  I had fresh mint and thought it would give the pancakes nice taste, but you can use any other herbs that you have in the fridge or in the garden, parsley and dill will be good as well.

Paleo raw energy balls
Desserts

Paleo Raw Energy Balls

Dried fruits and nuts, cocoa nibs or coffee beans, cocoa powder or instant coffee, you name it. It’s a simple and delicious little bite packed with healthy oils and nutrients, easy to make and keeps well in the fridge.

Asian buckwheat noodle and shrimp salad
dinner, Salads

Buckwheat Noodle and Shrimp salad

You can make this salad with shrimp, chicken or just vegetables. You can use any of your favorite fresh vegetables like snow peas, carrots, red bell pepper, corn, peas. The important thing is to make the dressing. Toasted sesame seed oil, soy sauce and ginger give the salad the Asian […]

pasta making class
cooking classes

Cooking Camp

I’ve been hosting cooking classes for three years already. I started with adults and then moved to kids. I believe teaching new generation useful skills is very important and I’m happy to be a part of it. In Georgia, as well as in many European countries, cooking is passed from […]