Asian tuna steak salad – fast food at it’s best


For me tuna been very much associated with tins, and I’m not a vert big fan of tuna in tins. And fresh tuna in restaurants been very often over cooked and became a vert dry meaty piece of fish. But one day we was invited to a friends and had fantastic grilled tuna! And I…

Helping others by cooking for free


Thinking of how much food and cooking means to me. Will share some of them with you every now and then. Cooking brings out so many fun memories. Where I was living before, I very often cooked and baked for others for free. Specially for friends who has lots of children and was working long…

Vikings food. Scandinavian lamb stew – Får i kål


This old dish is very common in all of the Scandinavian countries. Just small differences between the countries. Like Denmark often have syrup in it. This is the Swedish way and of course you can, like I do, carrots and onions. Får i kål – Lamb in cabbage 750 g diced lamb meat 500 ml…

This is one of the most popular recipes in 8 years at Dinner Bank


Didn’t realised that Dinner Bank been online for such a long time… More then 8 years… Wow time has really been flying. Share you one of the most popular recipes through the years. Charmola, the Moroccan sauce Absolutely something everyone need in there fridges. Trust me, you will love it❣️

Bizzy buzzer


Been some hectic days the last couple of days. Sorry not been here but I haven’t been lazy. Picked lemons the other day as you can see in my latest BLOG The results it became 2 really big pans of Siciliana lemon marmalade It became really lovely marmalade as usual. I sincerely love this recipe…

Any ideas what to do with all this lovely goodies? Meyer lemons


Just been out in the garden picking in this lovely sunny happy Meyer lemon. The tree was littered cover of them. It’s a very small tree, about 1,5m high. Growing about 15 m from the house. Talking about local produce. Picked in two large pans of them. Left quite many on the three to rape…

Growing vegetables at home


There is something special feeling when you can go out and harvest from your own garden. I know many who isn’t that fortunate with a garden. But there is solutions even if you living in a flat to grow your own vegetables or even your own mushrooms. I started to look into growing things at…

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…