Tag Archives : Dairyfree

Mazapan, a Spanish Christmas delight

There is no Christmas that passes by without me having mazapan. A Spanish Christmas delight dated from the XI century!   As I wrote this post, I learnt nuns from Toledo – one of the most charming cities in Spain – invented the recipe during a famine. With no flour in their pantries, but plenty of almond and […]

Pickled chinese cabbage salad

On my latest trip to Finland I spent sometime with my dear friend Monika. One of the most courageous and beautiful souls I have ever met, and an incredible yoga teacher. Together we made this pickled salad, and she recently asked me for the recipe. I am not sure what’s about it, but every time […]

Heavenly & simple ice cream recipe

I love, love, love summer time, and it happens I live in country where Christmas is during summer. Days are beautifully long and warm, and life slows down dramatically during this time of the year. Sleeping, going to the beach, spending time with friends, watching movies, cooking deliciously or just pottering around become top priority. I […]

Zucchini summer soup recipe

I love this quick and easy zucchini soup recipe. The creamy texture is just wonderful, and the subtleties of the flavours make it the perfect starter to any meal. Personally I could have it all day long, even for breakfast! Out of the fridge in summer, topped with a slide of lemon, is terrific and […]

Sardines spread for healthy bones

Whether you are looking to improve the health of your bones or to find easy, quick, healthy and delicious recipes you would want to try this one! As an appetiser or as part of a light lunch this is a terrific spread and a great nutritional combo. Particularly for healthy bones! Sardines are packed with healthy […]