dinner

dinner, main dish

Stuffed Peppers

Stuffed peppers are one of my favorite summer dishes. They are filled with seasonal vegetables, rice and lots of herbs. It’s even better second day. You can create filling with your favorite seasonal veggies, such as eggplants, zucchini, mushrooms, carrots, onions, peppers, tomatoes, etc. Use fresh herbs, like cilantro, parsley […]

Chicken marsala
dinner, main dish

Chicken Marsala

Easy and delicious Italian classic _chicken Marsala, perfect for any day. It makes great left overs as well. You can use veal instead of chicken and it’ll become veal marsala.

belyashi
dinner, Meat

Belyashi (meat pies)

Belyashi is a fried dough stuffed with minced meat. It’s a traditional food from Tajikistan and very popular in former Soviet countries. The dough is light and fluffy and you can stuff with cooked mushrooms, mashed potatoes or meat like those pies are.  They are absolutely delicious. For the dough […]

Turkey and quinoa patties
dinner

Turkey and Quinoa Patties

I don’t know why I decided to use quinoa in those meat patties, but they worked so well, I was making them every day  for each of my customer.  First time I used ground veal, then ground turkey and finally ground pork. So, feel free to use any kind of […]

Quinoa Salad with Corn and Snow Peas
dinner, side dish, vegetarian

Quinoa Salad with Corn and Snow Peas

I love, love and love this wonderful little grain. Even though quinoa doesn’t have any distinct flavor, by adding lime juice, garlic, fresh herbs and veggies, it makes healthy and delicious meal for lunch or dinner. Great thing about this grain is that, it cooks in 10 minutes, you can […]