Christmas is the time of year when family gathers, people spend time together around Christmas table full of tasty traditional dishes. Traditions vary not only from country to country but also from region to region. Let me tell you how our Istrian Christmas dining went this year. For breakfast there’s Panettone. This is an Italian …
In this cold autumn weather I remembered summer today. This summer was the first time in my life that I tried underwater camera! Can you believe it? Let me remind you that my whole life I have lived near the sea. Anyway, one of my friends brought the camera and we spent the whole day …
Fuzi are the most popular and the most traditional Istrian type of pasta. They are served for holidays and on various special occasions since ancient times. This pasta goes excellent with beef or game sauce, chicken, wild asparagus, mushrooms and prosciutto but my absolute favorite are the truffles.
A quick and simple recipe to prepare my favorite vegetarian Indian dish.
There's something about greenmarkets. It's very often the heart of the city, the place where you see the real people.
Every now and then I get this urge to create some art. Sometimes it's just sketching, sometimes it's pottery and this weekend it was painting.
This morning I prepared quinoa pudding with pistachios, a powerful meal that kept me full till lunch. It is vegetarian, high in protein, refined sugar-free, gluten-free... in two words Perfect Breakfast!
Paneer is a type of fresh cheese, meaning you can make it and eat it right away — no aging or culturing required. It's also one of the easiest cheeses to make at home. Paneer is a very popular ingredient in Indian dishes. So... how did I get the idea to make cheese at home? …
One of the first things I did after moving to Belgrade was to buy Mediterranean plants to have fresh herbs on my balcony. This is just one of the little things that will help me to continue to live my Mediterranean lifestyle in this big continental capital.
Recently we visited Porto, the second largest city in Portugal, after Lisbon, and one of the oldest European centres. It's located along the Douro river estuary in northern part of the country and it's best known for it's delicious wine of the same name that's been produced only in this region.