Sourdough breadpudding with blueberries | insimoneskitchen.com

Breadpudding with sourdough

Did you know that I have a big weak spot for bread pudding? Or maybe I should begin with telling you I love bread. It’s just so good. And while bread has gotten a lot of bad publicity the last couple of years I...

How much light is too much light | insimoneskitchen.com

Washed out images. When is light too much light?

I love shooting both light and dark images. I think both have a place in food photography including all shades in between light and dark. Donna Hay is one of the main examples of shooting light. At least in her earlier days when she...

Rhubarb pannacotta | insimoneskitchen.com

How not to make a pannacotta part II

Pannacotta with agar agar Right from the moment I started eating vegetarian I wanted to test agar agar as a replacement for gelatin. Gelatin – as you probably know – is made from bones so not vegetarian at all. And agar agar is the...

Avocado toast with hemp seeds | insimoneskitchen.com

It’s simple but it’s delicious : Avocado toast with hemp seeds

Toast and avocado: marriage made in heaven I have a confession to make; not too long ago I thought avocado was an overhyped thing. I thought it tasted like nothing and was not really something I cared for. Until I started making thé best...

How to shoot food in a restaurant | insimoneskitchen.com

How to take good food photos in a restaurant in difficult light situations

Shooting in difficult conditions Taking pictures of your food in a restaurant is a big thing these days. We all have our phones at the ready and as soon as the food comes out we start snapping away. Sounds familiar? However… not all those...

Chickpea carrot burger | insimoneskitchen.com

Who says vega burgers are no good? This carrot chickpea burger proofs otherwise!

Somewhere in the back of my mind a burger still equals meat. And that’s odd really as I’ve had countless delicious vegan burgers. Even before I started eating vegetarian I loved vega burgers or plant burgers. (No one ever calls them plant burgers I...

Orange date balls | insimoneskitchen.com

Chocolate orange date balls: the perfect snack!

A hint of orange and something extra It’s not as if making date balls is something special really. I mean lets face it, the internet is full of variations to the theme but still…. I did want to share this one with you. Maybe...

Indonesian pork belly | insimoneskitchen.com

Dude Food Tuesday: Pork Belly Indonesian style

Springtime is definitely setting in in Holland and I like it! Finally the rain is being banished by sunny weather and it makes me want to jump for joy. Did you know that actually the word ‘spring’ means ‘jump’ in Dutch? Can’t be a...

Red beet juice | insimoneskitchen.com

Juice it baby – red beetroot juice with a kick

To juice or not to juice? Last week we had a discussion going on at school (studying holistic nutrition at the moment) wether or not you should or should not juice. There is a downside to juicing your vegetables of course and that is...