I first came across this recipe in the winter of ’91, I believe; though it may have been ’92 or even ’93. I can’t really remember now, but it has been in my binder since the early 1990’s. If anyone saved this recipe from the Milk calendar then maybe you can tell me the exact year! Continue reading “Blueberry Streusel Muffins” »
Qofte me patate in Albanian translates to meatballs with potatoes. It is one of our family favourite dishes, I like to serve it with rice and salad. A simple and easy dinner. Continue reading “Qofte me Patate – Meatballs with Potatoes” »
If you are like me and grew up eating halva out of the container then you will love this ice cream! This ice cream for me is nostalgic, it transports me back to my grandparents house sitting around the dining room table with my cousins fork in hand, digging into the container of halva with our grandfather, he loved halva both the traditional Albanian kind and this one. Continue reading “Halva Ice Cream – Tahini Ice Cream” »
One of our favourite drinks in the winter is hot cocoa, my daughter Sara loves it the most! The added cardamom and the touch of Turkish coffee makes it extra special!
Sticky toffee pudding with caramel sauce is a lovely wonderful dessert to serve your family and guests. It’s best served warm, if you make it ahead of time you can warm it up in the microwave if you have one, or in the oven for a short time and make the sauce when you plan to serve it. You can top it with freshly whipped cream or vanilla ice cream. Continue reading “Sticky Toffee Pudding” »
Hummus with spiced beef is delicious! The first time I had it was when I was a teenager, my friend made it with bite size pieces of steak meat; it was so yummy. You can make it with steak meat or ground beef, some of my friends even make it with chicken. What ever you decide to make it with, it will be delicious, I promise! Continue reading “Hummus with Spiced Beef” »