I’m preparing for Halloween with some special cupcakes with cinnamon. Ingredients for Halloween muffins: – 110 g plain flour – 60 g sugar – 1 egg – 120 ml milk – 1/2 teaspoon baking powder – 15 ml oil – cinnamon Mixed all the ingredients by hand, not with the mixer and pour the batter
Friday was Festus’s birthday and we celebrated with a high protein lemon cheesecake for us, a cheesecake for him and we played in the park with his new football. The crust was the same like in the banana cheesecake. This time I’ve baked the filling. Ingredients: – juice from 1 lemon – 400 g soft
I bought recently a silicone cake mould perfect for cheesecake. A slice (from 8) has: 324.7 calories; 7.7 g proteins; 15.5 g fats; 40.1 g carbs; 2.8 g fibers. Ingredients for the crust: – 115 g wholemeal flour – 1 free range egg – 60 g unrefined sugar – 1 spoon of oil – baking
Or Gomboti, a traditional Romanian dessert with plums in potato dough with sweet breadcrumbs on top. This recipe is easy to make and it’s a perfect dessert if you are on a diet, as you will see. Ingredients for 10 big Plum dumplings or 20 small ones: – 600g potatoes – 2 eggs – 150g
This polenta fried dumplings are a perfect side dish for a pea stew. I never made them before and I must admit they are amazing. This side dish originated from Sighet, a northern part of Romania. It can be served also with cheese and soured cream or sugar and jam. Ingredients for 8 Chiftele de
Tocanita means stew. It’s a very common dish in the Romanian cuisine, the base of the stew is shallow fried onions with tomatoes. There is an array of veggies that can be used on top of that base, like: pea, potatoes, parsnip, cauliflower, carrots, beans, spinach. The spices traditionally used are dill, salt and pepper.
The recipe is called Tǔdòu sī. This Chinese recipe is a novel method of cooking finely shredded potato, slightly undercooked, still having a crunchy texture. I thought is very intriguing, so I had to cook it. I like it, although is quite strange to eat the potatoes undercooked. So, I’ll probably cook potatoes in a