Month: June 2017

catering events

Father’s day brunch

It started at Klaffs. I was invited to do a cooking demo at the best kitchen appliances store in Danbury, CT. After some thinking, I decided to make some Georgian dishes for the presentation since Georgian food represents me as a person and is the cuisine I know best; it’s […]

dinner, main dish, vegetarian

Tofu in Tomato Curry Sauce

Tofu in tomato curry sauce is an amazing combination. I usually make tofu in coconut milk with curry powder, but since i forgot to buy coconut milk and i had some fresh juicy tomatoes, I decided to use them instead. It’s light, flavorful and simple dish that you can put […]

dinner, main dish

Pork Roulade with Basil Pesto

Pork roulade with basil pesto is an elegant looking dish with mild flavor of basil. It’s great for dinner parties served with rosemary roasted potatoes and garden salad. It might look complicated and hard, but it’s really easy to prepare.

dinner, main dish

Chicken Cacciatore

Before I start preparing a new dish, I like to do  a little research  about it’s origin,   name and the history behind it. After looking for some information in the internet about chicken cacciatore, I found out that “cacciatore” means “hunter” in Italian and this dish was hunters dish in […]

Appetizers

Guacamole

Who doesn’t love this creamy and delicious dip?  It’s unbelievably easy to prepare it at home and so much better than the one you buy in the market. Key ingredients are soft, but not brown avocado, lime juice and cilantro. You can also add jalapeno pepper, garlic, shallot and tomatoes. […]

Appetizers

Tomato Mango Salsa

How can I describe this  tomato mango salsa? Fresh, juicy, fragrant, tangy, beautiful colors and amazing taste. It’s ready in 5 minutes and once you try it, you’ll never go back to the store bought jar of salsa.