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Often the best recipes are those handwritten by someone you loved, but sadly many recipes get lost in time…  Sharing family favorite recipes, is a way to keep them alive.  Sharing the love and sharing the best.  If you have a special recipe, you can share it with us on our Facebook group.  Especially if it is a traditional tried and tested recipe from your country.  We would love to hear from you. 

How to make quesadilla the easy way

A quesadilla is a Mexican dish made with a tortilla that is filled primarily with cheese.  Sometimes meat, spices, and other fillings …

Santorini Tomatokeftedes Tomato fritters

Tomatokeftedes – Santorini Tomato Fritters When visiting Santorini, these delicious treats are a must-have.  They are made with ripe, sweet tomatoes and …

How to make roast potatoes the best

How to make perfect roast potatoes I think we all have memories of perfect Sunday lunches with friends and family.  Many of …

Fagliatelle or Fettuccini for Ragu Pasta

Ragù Bolognese with Tagliatelle or Fettuccine Ragù Bolognese is a winner in my home.  This recipe starts with a traditional Italian sofrito …

Potato Bake

From a Great-Grandmother’s Kitchen On the day of this article, I want to share with you two recipes from a very special …

Ukrania Pampushky Recipe for basic ingredients easy garlic rolls bread

Delicious Ukranian Pampushky When times are hard, you long for those home baked recipes… Something like Pampushky. The easy recipes that can …

Cheesy Weekend Potato Recipe

Cheesy Weekend Potatoes – Side Dish to the Perfect Braai South Africans are always looking for a good recipe, for ‘the braai’.  …

Savory Muffin Recipe

Cheese and Sweetcorn: One of my favorite combinations This recipe is for entertaining friends and/or family, having something to nibble in your …

Langos

Lángos, The Most Ancient of Hungarian Street Foods Although its popularity has spread to neighboring countries such as Austria, Czech Republic, Slovakia, …

Cheesy Comfort Food Recipe with Mince

This recipe is great for weekday dinners or weekend lunches with friends.  Cheesy comfort food is always a favorite with my family …

Bolo do Caco Portuguese Cuisine Portugal World Recipes How to make Bolo do Caco Travel and Home

This staple food of Madeira is very popular with almost every meal.

How to prepare a gammon recipe

There are many Christmas traditions around the world, but having a gammon on the Christmas table is not really a tradition, it …

Halloween Pumpkin soup

During the Halloween season, you might be stuck with a huge amount of leftover pumpkin after carving your jack-o’-lanterns.  Here are three …

Kottbullar Swedish Meatballs

Köttbullar is a Swedish Meatball that is deliciously easy to make and fabulously tasting.  Basically, it is meatballs in a white sauce, …

Best Fishcake Recipes

In South Africa, especially the Cape, fishcakes are food for the kings.   You’ll find almost every household having their own family recipe

Shepherds Pie recipe

Let’s be honest, not all recipes on the internet are winners.  Therefore I prefer to trust a recipe more if it is …

What to make for dinner

STAPLE INGREDIENT BEST RECIPES We all have situations in life where we need recipes that only take a few staple ingredients to …

Platter ideas Travel and Home

Charcuterie boards – A French culinary art Since At Least The 15th Century! Charcuterie Boards, the solution to easy entertaining. We tell …

Best Corn Dogs ever

One of America’s favorite dishes certainly is the American Corn Dog.  Whether you prefer it served hot or cold (doesn’t matter): there …

Boeuf Bourguinon Recipe for beginners

The Boeuf Bourguignon recipe is not as difficult as it looks   When you read any recipe for Boeuf Bourguignon, the first thing …

Pancake recipe for beginners

Pancake recipe – The Best South African ‘Pannekoek When it rains in the Cape, it is time for pancakes.  That is the …

Struisbaai Harbor Travel and Home Fishing Holidays

This recipe is for those of us who always wait until the very last minute…  A quick last minute recipe for Pickled …

Fresh green asparagus recipe how to cook green asparagus

My America’s Funniest… with Green Asparagus As a child, my Mom used to love asparagus. Not fresh green asparagus. Just the opposite, …

Traditional Wiener Schnitzel

In search of the perfect Wiener Schnitzel The secret to the perfect Schnitzel is to pound it very thin.  (Trust me – …

Spezzatino di Maiale

Italian Pork Stew There are a lot of recipes for “Spezzatino di Maiale con Patate” out there.  This one is tried and …

Macaroni and Cheece Recipe

Macaroni and Cheese (Mac and Cheese) for beginners In my opinion, pasta and cheese are a great combination.  Undoubtedly Macaroni and Cheese …

Menemen Recipe

An Easy recipe To Make Menemen Travel Inspirations from Turkey! If you are looking for an easy recipe that is budget-friendly, we …

Gruyere cheese raclette rebochlon tartiflette recipe

HOW TO MAKE TARTIFLETTE Origin Tartiflette has its origin in the Savoy mountains of the French Alps.  I tasted Tartiflette for the …

albondigas tasty tapas spanish spain recipe TravelandHome

A SELECTION OF TASTY TAPAS RECIPES & IDEAS Make your own tasty tapas, and you have a themed meal or pre-dinner snacks …

Mice Pace

‘Mise & Place’

French for keep everything ready so you won’t waste time and don’t feel lost.

Cutting board paper towel chef secrets

No Slipping

A wet paper towel under the cutting board will stop it from slipping and sliding.

How to prevent butter from burning...!

Use a ratio of 1 : 1 oil and butter.