From the oven

Mushroom balls in sauce

Mushroom balls in sauce

It’s true that these balls don’t have the same texture as meatballs. But they are super delicious anyway! Mushroom balls in sauce include a lot of chickpeas too. And not that I want to be a smart ass but they are actually really healthy and […]

Fake pizza (with polenta base, yum)

Fake pizza (with polenta base, yum)

Fake pizza is an acceptable term, right? I mean it kind of is like pizza – because you have the base and toppings on it. But it also isn’t pizza. Italians would get very mad if I say it is.  If the idea sounds bizarre, please […]

Baked red bell peppers with chickpeas and cous-cous

Baked red bell peppers with chickpeas and cous-cous

This recipe brings our the most flavors out of only few ingredients. Maybe we could call it “stuffed bell peppers for lazy people”.   For 4 very hungry or 6 people as a side-dish; Very simple; 20 min of prep + 30 min in the oven  […]

Mutabal / baba ganush / eggplant spread

Mutabal / baba ganush / eggplant spread

How is it possible that there is no recipe for this spread on my blog yet? This delicious Arabic dish is my big love. And this time I prepared it with special energy. Eggplants were baked in wood-fired stove, sesame freshly ground to tahini and […]

Mashed potatoes with topinambur

Mashed potatoes with topinambur

Topinambur is relatively new ingredient in Slovenia. I love to prepare it with rice but I wanted to try something new. It has a specific nutty flavor that lift the mashed potato on another level. Great combo!   For 2-3 people as a sie dish; Very […]

Rice patties with spinach

Rice patties with spinach

Really quickly prepare patties that come in handy specially when we have no idea what to do with cooked rice.   For 12 patties; 15 minuts; Very simple  Instructions Heat olive oil in a pan and quickly roast the spinach. It will last only for about […]

Creamy fennel soup

Creamy fennel soup

I went to my grandma with a whole pot of this soup, because I promised her to make lunch. The soup was a big hit for the whole family and it surprised me also. The flavour is so full and creamy while there is no […]

Rice noodles with carrot and goat’s cheese

Rice noodles with carrot and goat’s cheese

I prepared this delcious super quick rice noodles dish this weekend and had it for three meals (not joking). I just can’t help myself when it comes to noodles and goat cheese 🙂   For 4-6 people; Very simple; 30 minutes   Wise-ass corner If you are […]

Layered tortillas [vegan]

Layered tortillas [vegan]

No, this is not a Mexican dish (even though there is where the inspiration came from). I wanted to create something juicy and flavourful – and this is the result. It’s a beautiful mess of everything and even though it might look like you need […]

Tempeh from the oven 2×2 ways

Tempeh from the oven 2×2 ways

Chickpeas tempeh from Kis in kvas was looking at me from the shelf in my fridge and kept asking “What are you going to prepare out of me?” I had hundred ideas but at the end I decided for this one. Quickly prepared and with simple ingredients. […]