This zucchini salad with sheeps cheese, roasted almond flakes, lemon zest and mint is my discovery of the summer! I like zucchini a lot, but you have to prepare it properly. Roasting zucchini can make things worse. For this salad the zucchini are raw and peeled in long stripes. All ingredients convey a great freshness! The salad is just perfect for hot days and grilling! I took the recipe again […]

I love mexican food! And in my opinion everything is better with cheese! So quesadillas must be my favourite dish of all mexican food ;). Until recently I thought quesadillas are a lot of work, until I made them myself and realized they are so easy! And you can pack a lot of leftovers from the fridge in them! That’s awesome, too! Of course, those quesadillas would be even better, […]

The zucchin glut hit us and like every other year I’m looking out for delicious recipes, that use up many many zucchinis. As we are not a fan of pickled or pan-roasted zucchini, the recipes have to mask the zucchini a bit ;). Zucchini are great for baked goods, since they make them luscious, so they can still be eaten after days without crumbling under your hands or getting hard […]

Fighting the zucchini glut and making use of leftovers, that’s this bread, which is super delicious and moist, too. Zucchini and bananas make the bread moist, without noticing both in flavour. Cinnamon and mixed spices (or pumpkin pie spice) bring the right flavour. Although it might not be the right season for these spices yet, the rain and the cold wind make me feel like it is. Pecans are making […]

The whole winter and spring I’m looking forward to the summer vegetables, and fruit of course! But then they are there, zucchini. What to do with them? Additionally we have two plants on our patch this year. That means: the zucchini glut had begun! First tip for those of you having own zucchini plants, too: harvest the zucchini as long as they are small. So you avoid the problem of […]