• main course,  pork

    Meat stuffed potatoes

    Meat stuffed potatoes, topped with cheese and a bowl of salad. This is my favorite dinner! Once you’ve tasted them, I’m sure you’ll love them. Meat stuffed potatoes are very tasty and filling and they go perfectly with salad, for lunch or for dinner. They are also easy to make and you can use your favorite meat or you can use a combination of meat and vegetables. Thou you have to be carefully to not boil too much the potatoes otherwise it will be difficult to scoop them without breaking them. Ingredients for meat stuffed potatoes: –4-5 potatoes (1-1.2kg) For filling: –500gr ground meat –1 onions –1 bunch of fresh…

  • sides,  vegan

    Vegetable stuffed potatoes

    Very tasty and flavorful, easy to make with a handful of ingredients, these vegetable stuffed potatoes make the perfect choice for a nourishing vegan meal, along with a salad. You may also serve these delicious vegetable stuffed potatoes as a side dish along with grilled meat. To prepare these stuffed potatoes I used frozen Mexican mix vegetables but you can use your favorite vegetables. No matter what vegetables you decide to use, you have to cook them ahead of time. Yhe advantage of using frozen Mexican mix vegetables is that they are already chopped and all you have to do is to toss them into simmering water. You also have…

  • sides,  vegan

    Greek lemon potatoes

    Very soft and tender on the inside but a little crispy on the outside, full of Mediterranean flavors, these Greek lemon potatoes are the best roasted potatoes. And you have to trust me because I’ve tested many recipes! :). But why are these Greek lemon potatoes so incredibly delicious? Because they are soaked into a delicious sauce, like a marinade, and baked to perfection. The sauce is made from lemon juice, olive oil and water and seasoned with garlic, salt, pepper and dried oregano. It’s a symphony of flavors! The Greek lemon potatoes are absolutely delicious and flavorful but I have to tell you that they need more salt than…

  • appetizers and snacks,  salads

    Potato and mushroom salad with yogurt dressing

    Creamy, flavorful and very easy to make with a handful of ingredients, this potato and mushroom salad with yogurt dressing is s recipe that you really have to try. The yogurt dressing I used for this salad is my favorite. It’s creamy, it tastes like mayonnaise and is incredibly easy to prepare. It is made from plain yogurt, hard boiled egg yolks, mustard, vegetable oil and lemon juice and it is seasoned with salt and pepper. To prepare this yogurt dressing you need significantly less oil than for classic mayonnaise. So, it’s better for your health. As regarding the mushrooms, I used fresh button mushrooms. Fresh mushrooms must be cooked…

  • appetizers and snacks

    Spanish omelette (Tortilla de patatas)

    Spanish omelette recipe, Tortilla de patatas recipe, how to make Spanish omelette with potatoes and garlic Spanish omelette (Tortilla de patatas, tortilla española) is an absolutely delicious omelette made with eggs and potatoes, sometimes with addition of onions or garlic. It is a very popular dish in Spain and in some Spanish speaking countries. The potatoes are cut into small pieces (slices or dice) and deep fried in vegetable oil. The potatoes are then removed, drained and combined with slightly beaten eggs. This mixture is seasoned with salt and pepper and at this stage you can also add crushed garlic. If you like, you can also add parsley or oregano.…

  • appetizers and snacks,  salads

    Potato salad with pickled herring

    Potato salad with pickled herring, how to make potato salad with pickled herring, potato salad with pickled herring, beetroot and mayonnaise I love potato salad and I’m always happy to test new combos. There are so many possibilities to prepare potato salad. This time I made a potato salad with beetroot, pickles, onions and pickled herring. And of course, there’s mayonnaise! :). If you want to obtain a delicious potato salad you must add mayonnaise. It doesn’t have to be classic mayonnaise made with tons of oil and egg yolks which is not so good for your health. You can use only 2-3 tablespoons of mayonnaise and mix it with…

  • sides

    Creamy cheesy potatoes

    I love potatoes and I think they are the perfect garnish for grilled meat, for steaks, for meatballs or for fish. It’s true, I prefer french fries, but potatoes can be prepared in many delicious ways, like meat stuffed potatoes, crispy cornmeal roast potatoes, rosemary and garlic roast potatoes or creamy cheesy potatoes. These creamy cheesy potatoes are absolutely delicious and very nourishing. I used sour cream to prepare these potatoes because it’s a little sourish, but you can also use heavy cream. Dill goes perfectly with potatoes, with sour cream, with eggs and with feta cheese, so don’t forget to use it. If you don’t have fresh dill, you…