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Rustic Mediterranean Fig Cookies

Rustic Mediterranean Fig Cookies : Perfect coastal delicacy. Fresh figs, all their varieties, are my favourite late summer fruit. Mediterraneans appreciate this fruit on their special way. Fresh figs fed generations of islanders during the wars, hungers and travels. When making winter stocks, peasants were drying them on the sun… Read more »

Mint and White Chocolate No Bake Bars

Mint and White Chocolate No Bake Bars: delicious butter cookie crust with white chocolate and refreshing mint jelly layer.   More than a year ago, I have made Mint Syrup Quick Version Recipe and it became quite popular. Few days ago, I have added one more step there that includes… Read more »

Jaffa Icebox Cake

Jaffa Icebox Cake: Perfect fusion of orange, chocolate and butter cookies ! Alongside crunchy chocolate, Jaffa cookies were my favourite while I was growing up: a perfect balance of orange, biscuits and chocolate. My sister and I would always argue about whose turn it was to go to the shop… Read more »

Creamy Horseradish Soup

Creamy Horseradish Soup: comforting, homemade and healthy. This is a very simple dish to prepare and whenever I make it I start to think why on Earth I do not make it more often. All the ingredients are at hand and it is quickly done. As a substitute for cooking… Read more »

Easy Vegan Stir Fry

Easy Vegan Stir Fry: perfect for quick, healthy meal when the heat is on.   My friend N. lives at the coast for half of the year so she has invited me to visit her to enjoy the sea, wine and everything else that perfect holidays include. This is her place: https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/4785198?s=VrSS She cooks amazingly and this stir fry is one of her creations. Here are the ingredients required for this meal:   When the heat is on and you have a backyard full of all sorts of vegetables or a fridge full of fresh ingredients this stir fry is done in 20 – 25 minutes. While it was frying, rice vermicelli was ready, the table was set, wine was inviting and we had a lunch with a perfect blue sea view.  Any pasta or simple flat bread is enough to have as a side dish. Easy Vegan Stir Fry   Print Prep time 10 mins Cook time 25 mins Total time 35 mins   Author: 2pots2cook Serves: 3 Ingredients 1 Tbsp olive oil 1 garlic clove, chopped ½ tsp… Read more »

Dandelion Greens Smoothie

Dandelion Greens Smoothie: Green leaves of Home. My grandmother would be very happy to know how much I am into dandelions this spring. After I have made Dandelion Jelly I really wanted to make something with the young leaves so to add some to the smoothie seemed to be the… Read more »

Gnocchi with Zucchini Sauce

Gnocchi with Zucchini Sauce – excellent lunch or dinner made of zucchinis, gnocchi and drippings. When I am left with no idea what to take to the office for the lunch next day which usually happens on Monday, zucchinis are the solution especially if I have saved drippings from the… Read more »