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Sauce, jams, chutneys

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Parsley and making parsley oil

The herb parsley we know mostly as part of a pretty garnish on even prettier plates. Unfortunately, I would say, because parsley has a lot more to offer than just being pretty and being shoved aside as soon as people start eating. In our garden, the parsley has received a prime spot in a planting box that is hanging from…

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Recipes, Sauce, jams, chutneys

Spicy pesto rosso

Every once in a while it still happens; someone who is looking for a recipe that used to be on one of my old websites; in this case De Glazen Vork. They than find out that it no longer exists. I have made a special page here on the site which informs people of that fact and I always tell…

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Salsa verde
Recipes, Sauce, jams, chutneys

Salsa Verde – Donna Hay #3

Does that happen to you? That you have weird associations with certain foods? Foods that you haven’t even made yourself yet? There was this owner of a cooking studio where Tom and I cooked. Really nice guy, but during a visit to discuss the upcoming menu he started talking about salsa verde… I will spare you the exact details but…

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Sauce, jams, chutneys

Eggplant coriander dip

Some dishes are just not meant to be photographed but should really only be eaten. But well a blogpost without a photo is simply not an option for me. Not as much fun, so that’s why… you get these images here.. Lol… Most important is that the dish is quite easy to make and delicious too!

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Sauce, jams, chutneys

Smoked paprika hummus

Yesterday after getting ready to call it a day I put my Iphone on the charger and while I normally hear a little pling that it is charging, it didn’t pling at all. I wouldn’t normally register that really but that particular day I thought it was odd, so I looked at the little charging icon and it wasn’t on….

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Sauce, jams, chutneys, Sidedish

Goatcheese rocket pesto

I’m having a day of today and ofcourse – as that always seems to happen this summer – it is raining cats and dogs all day. I don’t really mind as I am spending my time baking my first ever bagels.. Bagels that will definitely taste fabulous with this spicy pesto! I wanted to try different flavors in my pesto…

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Holidays, Sauce, jams, chutneys

Cranberry sauce

I did promise you I would give you the recipe for the ultimate cranberry sauce right? Well, here it is… I’ve made cranberry sauce, cranberry compote and cranberry relish before but never before did I find THE cranberry sauce to go with everything. If you look at the small list of ingredients it is really nothing to fancy and it’s…

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