Homemade spice mixes

20 homemade spice mixes

Disclosure: Some of the links below are affiliate links, meaning, at no additional cost to you, I will earn a commission if you click through and make a purchase. A few years ago I started making my own spice mixes. I ran out of speculaas spices and of course they…

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Speculaas spice mix

Speculaas spice mix

Speculaas spices are an absolute must-have in your kitchen, especially, if you are Dutch, from mid-November to December 5th. Speculaas spice mix is used in speculaas and pepernoten and is amazing in other recipes such as cake, cookies and stews! Disclosure: Some of the links below are affiliate links, meaning,…

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French onion soup in a bowl

French onion soup

Guide de la bonne cuisine is one of my favourite French (old) cookbooks. It was written in the 19th-century, but this book contains loads of recipes that you will still find unchanged in the modern kitchen. French onion soup is the perfect comfort food after a long cold day or…

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tiramisu inside

Tiramisu

Tiramisu is a classic Italian dessert loved by (almost) everyone. It is made with just 7 ingredients and, because you can make it the day before, tiramisu is the perfect dessert for when you have guest over for dinner. The history of tiramisu is a bit of a mystery. Tiramisu…

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Tzatziki with souvlaki

Tzatziki

After my recipes for pita and chicken souvlaki, I made a recipe for tzatziki. Tzatziki is a traditional Greek sauce made of Greek yoghurt, cucumber, and dill. It is often eaten with souvlaki or as a dip for fresh bread. Because of the refreshing flavour and because it can be…

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Chicken souvlaki

Chicken souvlaki

Souvlaki is one of Greece’s most famous dishes. Traditionally Pork is used for this recipe but, I like to make mine with chicken. Chicken souvlaki is easy to make and perfect for a summer BBQ. Serve the chicken with pita bread, a salad and, don’t forget the tzatziki for an easy summer…

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Greek pita bread

Greek pita bread

Greek pita bread is one of those things I love to eat but never tried to make myself. I don’t know why because I always have the ingredients on hand. When I finally made them, I was surprised at how easy they are to make! This is also the first…

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Chocolate oatmeal

Chocolate oatmeal

After sharing my recipe for French toast I wanted to share another one of my favourite breakfast recipes. I often make oatmeal for breakfast. Usually, I keep it simple and make it only with coconut milk and some fruit but, this chocolate oatmeal is definitely one of my favourites! Oats…

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