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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.

Salads, side dish

Fennel Salad

I love fennel with its mild taste, soft and crunchy texture and pale color that can be mixed with other more colorful vegetables like red bell pepper, carrots or something else.