What food makes you happy?


With the virus, darkness, bad weather and maybe not having the best of health, in this moment of time, never ever has it been more important to keep up our spirits and be happy. What’s make you happy? It’s not the time to think of eating right or weight at this moment of time. We…

Microwave out and in with a second Air fryer


Now finally the microwave went out of the kitchen! It’s been standing there for ages. Taking up space. And been used maximum 1 time a month. Some time 1 in 3 months. Don’t know why I bought it at the first place as when I moved in here, said no microwave. Do you use your…

If year 2020 was food, what would it be for you?


Last year 2020 was for me a nightmare in many, many ways. Really a year of tryings in many different ways. Not only Corona, lock downs, travelling bands… So called friends and other things but lots of strangers who had the heart on the right place. So to put 2020 into food, broccoli is the…

Habas españolas – Broad beans with ham


This dish comes from Ronda, Andalusien, south of Spain. Where they fed the bulls, who went for bullfighting, with beans. Habas Españolas 2 tablespoons olive oil 1 small chopped onion 1 chopped garlic clove 50 g chopped ibérico ham (or sundries tomatoes) 225 g broad beans 1 teaspoon smoked paprika 1 tablespoon sweet sherry Salt…

Patatas a la pobre – very best Spanish potatoes


Here in Spain, or at least here in Andalusien, you very often get this potatoes dish with your meal. As many non-Spanish people don’t know the real name, Poor mans potatoes, so they will ask you if you want Spanish potato’s. Poor man potatoes comes from it’s a very cheap dish and therefore people with…

Tapas with goat cheese, figs and walnuts


If you ever been home to me, you most likely has this once. Sooo easy to prepare and you can do many in one go and keep them in the freezer, as long you don’t bake them. Just take a prepare roll from the freezer when you know you will have someone at the door…

Confit tomatoes


This dish is so good and almost addictive! But not only that very easy to make as well. Unfortunately all my herbs died in the last storm we had here. Blasted with the salt and sand from the sea killed them. The rest of the garden went as well. A price one have to pay…

Spanish tortillas


This is probably the most common tapas in Spain. Many Spanish people likes to eat it in a baguette or why not a small salad with it and you have a delicious lunch. Spanish tortilla 5 medium sized potatoes in thin slices 2 chopped yellow onions 50 ml olive oil 5 eggs salt and pepper…

Berenjenas fritas con miel de caña


My absolutely favourite tapas here in Spain. A quick dish to do and it’s a nice plate to serve as nibbles before a lunch or dinner. Deep-fried eggplant with sugar cane honey 2 thin sliced eggplant Flour Oil to fry in Cane honey (black honey) Heat the oil. Turn the eggplant slices well into the…

Asparagus and vegetable gratin with prawns


Now it is the season for asparagus. At least where I live. My favorite vegetable in all categories. Here is a recipe for a delicious gratin with lots of asparagus. Perfect this summer when you do not want to stand so much in the kitchen. Asparagus and vegetable gratin with prawns 1 bunch of fresh…

Pebre will be the hit this summer!


This tomato salsa from Chile, will be a big favorite here in the summer. Fresh, simple and with big flavors. Because I love both lemon and tomatoes so this is perfect! Suitable for most of the summer and put on the grill. Here I have used the chili paste, whose recipes are here too. https://dinnerbank.com/2016/03/25/chili-pasta-you-will-love-this-du-kommer-att-alska-den/ Pebre…

Chili pasta – you will love this!


You will love this recipe! This is a must have in my kitchen now! Recipes are Indian and comes from an acquaintance whose mother always use it in their cooking. And then I did this, I have always in the fridge. Can alldelens be frozen into ice cubes for instance, and produce when needed. Otherwise,…