Spice Box

A spice is a dried seed, fruit, root, bark or a vegetative substance. It may be used to flavour a dish or to hide other flavours. In the kitchen, spices are distinguished from herbs, which are leafy, green plant parts used for flavouring or as garnish. Spices also are used for other purposes, such as [...]

Hi there and welcome!

Hi there and welcome to my kitchen This site is dedicated to food only, has lots of things since baking, recipes and spices. I am not yet a professional… just someone who is learning to cook. I am doing lots of research, reading books to gain experience in the area. Cooking is my passion and [...]

Basic tart pie base

With this sponge cake dough you can prepare a low-tart base. Fill the tart with whipped cream or cream-quark mixture and fresh berries or fruit. Ingredients: 2 eggs 3/4 cup sugar 1/2 cup flour 1/2 cup potato starch (flour) 1/2 teaspoon baking powder Method: Whisk the eggs (eggs need to be at room temperature) and [...]

Kiwi fruit banana and ginger smoothie

Fruit smoothies make a really nutritious breakfast for kids and grown-ups. Ingredients: 3 kiwi fruit 1 banana porridge oats 4 tablespoons ice cubes (option) 4 dl milk 4 dl natural yogurt (option fat – free) finely chopped fresh ginger 1 tablespoon 2 – 3 tablespoon honey to taste or mix in the blender (option)   [...]