Zucchini Risotto

Ingredients Risotto rice 300 gram Zucchini 300 gram Onion (red) 1 nos Garlic cloves 1 nos Olive oil 4 tablespoons White wine 100 ml Vegetable stock 800 ml Green peas 100 gram Parmesan cheese 100 grams Butter 1 tablespoon Almond flakes 2 tablespoon Salt and pepper to taste. Preparation Clean and chop the onion. Slice the garlic finely. Wash and clean the zucchinis and peel thin ribbon like pieces using a vegetable peeler. Slice the rest of the zucchinis into small pieces. Heat oil in a pan, add the chopped onions and garlic to the pan and saute well. Add … Continue reading Zucchini Risotto

Roasted Tomato Soup

Ingredients Tomatoes finely chopped 1 kg Onions 2 nos Garlic cloves 5 nos Olive oil 2 tablespoons Salt and pepper to taste Vegetable stock 200 ml Parsley chopped 2 tablespoons For garnishing Toast bread 2 loaves diced into small pieces Garlic clove 1 nos pressed Butter 2 tablespoons Salami cut into stripes 50 grams Preparation Wash, dry and chop the tomatoes into small pieces. Clean, peel and cut the onions each into 4 pieces. Peel and prepare the garlic cloves. Preheat oven to 220°c. Arrange the chopped tomatoes, onion pieces and garlic in a baking tray sprinkle with oil and … Continue reading Roasted Tomato Soup

Potato Croquettes

Potato croquettes are a simple and delicious snack which can be served as a side dish of the main menu also. Ingredients Potatoes (easy cooking or floury) 500 grams Egg yolks 2 nos Eggs whole 2 nos Butter 2 tablespoons Hard cheese grated 2 tablespoons All purpose flour 2 tablespoons Bread crumbs 3 tablespoons Salt and pepper to taste Olive oil 1 tablespoon Preparation Wash, clean, peel and cut the potatoes into medium sized pieces. Boil 2 litres of water in a large pan, add salt and cook the potato pieces fully submerged in water and simmering for about 10-15 … Continue reading Potato Croquettes

Spanish Omelette (Tortilla Espanola)

Tortilla or omelette is part of the daily dish in Spanish households. It can be serrved as a snack or appetiser, as a side dish, or as main dish. It is delicious and appetising and easy to prepare. Ingredients Eggs 5 nos Onion finely chopped 1 large Potato peeled and finely minced 1 large Salt to taste Olive oil 2 tablespoons Pepper powder as per taste Heat oil in a pan and add the chopped onion and potatoes and saute stirring well adding 1/4 teaspoons of salt. Cook till the ingredients become tender. Now beat the eggs adding a bit … Continue reading Spanish Omelette (Tortilla Espanola)

Apple Biscuit Melting in the Mouth

Ingredients Apple 2 nos Lemon juice 1 tablespoon Eggs 1 nos Butter 1 tablespoon Sugar 1 tablespoon Cinnamon powder 1/4 teqspoon Apricot jam 1 tablespoon All purpose Flour 1 cup Baking powder 1 teaspoon Egg 1 nos Orange zest from 1 orange Sugar 4 tablespoon Orange juice 2 tablespoon Vegetable Oil 4 tablespoons Salt a pinch Preparation Peel and slice the apples into small pieces. Now sprinkle the lemon juice, 1 tablespoon sugar, butter, cinnamon powder and salt over the apple pieces and mix them together. Transfer them to a pan and cook on low flame stirring well till the … Continue reading Apple Biscuit Melting in the Mouth

Small Pancakes using Oats and Apples

Ingredients Rolled oats flakes 250 grams Apples 2 nos Salt a pinch Honey 2 tablespoons Cinnamon powder a pinch (if you like the taste a bit more) Warm water 500 ml Preparation. Add the oats flakes, cinnamon powder and salt to a bowl. Add 500 ml warm water to the oats and allow the oats to quell. Cut the apples to small pieces and add to the oats in the bowl. Add the honey to the mix. Now gently ground the apple oats mix to a fine paste using a stab mixer. Heat a flat pan, grease it with some … Continue reading Small Pancakes using Oats and Apples

Sweet Potato Chickpea Curry.

Ingredients Sweet potato 250 grams Chickpeas 400 grams (Cooked from the tin) Coconut milk 1 cup Onion finely chopped 1 nos Garlic 3 cloves Ginger finely chopped 1 nos Curry powder 1 teaspoon Cumin powder 1 teaspoon Cinnamon powder 1/2 teaspoon Carrots peeled and diced 2 nos Bell pepper cleaned, deseeded and diced 1 cup Cherry tomatoes sliced into two 10 nos Pepper as per taste Salt to taste Preparation Heat oil in a thick-bottomed pan on medium flame and add the chopped onion and saute for a few minute. Add the chopped garlic and ginger and saute till the … Continue reading Sweet Potato Chickpea Curry.

Fried Chicken Italian Style

Ingredients Chicken thighs 8 nos Olive oil 2 tablespoons Vinegar 150 ml Chicken bullion paste 1 tablespoon White wine 1/2 cup Creme fraiche (Fresh creme) 1 tablespoon Butter 1 tablespoon Basil leaves dried 1/4 teaspoon Rosemary dried 1/2 teaspoon Oregano dried 1/4 teaspoon Pepper 1/2 teaspoon Garlic 8-10 cloves crushed. Salt if needed Preparation Wash, clean and dry the chicken thighs using kitchen tissues. Place the chicken thighs in a deep pan or bowl, add the pepper powder to the chicken. Mix the rosemary, basil and oregano together and add half of it to the chicken and mix together. Heat … Continue reading Fried Chicken Italian Style

Spätzli Pasta Fry with Potatoes and Minced Meat

When we come to pasta recipes there are aplenty of possibilities for a variety of tastes to be enjoyed. There are a lot many forms and varieties of pasta with different ingredients offered at the market or you can prepare your fresh pasta yourself. Here in this recipe I am using readymade dry pasta from the market. Spätzlis are a special kind of pasta with eggs as their ingredient. They are offered in many forms in the market. Ingredients for the pasta fry Spätzli pasta 250 grams Potatoes 250 grams Minced meat 250 grams Onions finely chopped 2 nos Green … Continue reading Spätzli Pasta Fry with Potatoes and Minced Meat