Category Archives: Breads & crackers

Lemon buns with goat cheese, walnuts & dates

I came up with this recipe not too long ago. The kids in my house have a tendency to request cinnamon buns quite often. So one day I figured I would try to create a more sophisticated version of a rolled … Continue reading

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Greek style pita pizzas

  These are fun and easy little pizzas. You can vary them by adding different toppings. This recipe makes 6 mini pizzas. 1 pound / 450 gr ground beef 1/2 onion, chopped 1/2 tsp oregano 1 tsp fresh mint or 1/2 … Continue reading

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Popovers

When I worked at the Rotunda in San Francisco, they served these huge warm popovers with strawberry butter. You know, instead of the usual bread. They had a full time guy in the kitchen, all he did was bake popovers. … Continue reading

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Best golden corn bread

I belong to a book club. I love it. We meet every 6 weeks. We eat a good meal while we dig into the chosen book. We set the ambiance for each book by recreating the cuisine of the book. Sometimes we go out … Continue reading

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Grainy crackers

  This recipe comes from a Danish friend, Liselotte. We call them “knækbrød” in Danish. It is a crispy cracker full of grains. You can eat the crackers with a topping eg. cheese or with your favorite dip. My favorite way … Continue reading

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Pita chips – make your own in less than 10 min

Store-bought pita chips are just fine. But I had some pitas sitting in my cabinet that were getting a little too close to the due date. So before they were invaded by microorganisms, I took action and turned them into … Continue reading

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Feel Good Banana Bread

 If you ever have brown spotted bananas in your kitchen, it doesn’t take much effort to turn them into this:                               2 cups / 5 dl flour  3/4 cup / 180 ml ground or chopped nuts 1 tsp baking soda  1 tsp baking … Continue reading

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Afghan Naan bread

This is a very versatile bread. The yoghurt gives it a great flavor. You can use it for soup, salads and more. It doesn’t require a lot of work, but you need to start early, if you plan to have … Continue reading

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