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Food photography: white, whiter and whitest…

food photography tips on white | insimoneskitchen.com

I already gave you the recipe for this delicious little dish with quinoa last week and as promised I was going to tell you a little bit more about taking photos of white on white. As you can see in the picture it has an abundance of light or white colors. White background, white bowl, white plate, white milk and the only color is coming from the raspberries and the quinoa granola. A few weeks we also had the photoshoot from Alex and Ria where everything was whiter than white. During and after the shoot I got a lot of question on how to do things like that as ‘it always goes wrong when I try.’

Sweet and sour prawns in 15 minutes | insimoneskitchen.com

15 minute recipe: sweet sour prawns

Sometimes you’re gonna have those days where you just do not have any time, you don’t feel like cooking and you just want to get it over with. For those days it is good to have a couple of go to recipes that are...

Beerbuns | insimoneskitchen.com

Dude food Tuesday: Beer buns

Men, let me start by giving you a warm welcome in the Dude Kitchen on Dude Food Tuesday. The moment where all men have been waiting for and all women have left Simone’s Kitchen for a bit. Men, food and dude food; that’s what...

mac and cheese | insimoneskitchen.com

Mac and cheese Sunday!

It still happens on a very regular basis that I come to the realization that there are still quite a few dishes out there, that I have eaten and that I know but that I never made myself. Well… Duh… Is what you’re probably...

Quinoa beetroot salad | insimoneskitchen.com

Home alone and quinoa salad with beetroot – Donna Hay #19

I have this love – hate relationship with being on my own at home. While I am writing this I have just brought Tom away as he is going fishing with friends for a week in Norway. And in case you’re gonna ask that...

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Quinoa granola

I admit I can sometimes be extremely slow… Trends and other hip stuff sometimes pass me by completely until I suddenly wonder why everyone is talking about quinoa (to name just one example) I’ve been eating quinoa (seriously) long before it ever became hip...

Fried onion rings | insimoneskitchen.com

Dude Food Tuesday: Fried onion rings

Ok. Last week we have covered the onions for on your burger for the manly recipe of the week. Remember I told you to feel free to buy some extra onions for this week? I hope you did and that you have your onions...