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Recipes Soup

Šaltibarščiai – Cold Beet Soup

My favorite Lithuanian soup, perfect for hot summer days. In Lithuanian it is called Šaltibarščiai, which translates as cold borscht. Usually cold beet soup is served with boiled potatoes sprinkled with dill. However, it can also be served with fried potatoes, French fries or mashed potatoes. All depends on your taste. This pink soup recipe […]

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Korean dish Main dish Recipes

Japchae – Korean Glass Noodle recipe

Japchae (잡채) or Chapchae is a Korean dish which translates to mixed vegetables. It is a very popular dish during Korean festive holidays and usually is served as a side dish, but a bigger portion will fill you up. Japchae’s serving is flexible as it tastes good both warm and cold. This dish is prepared […]

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Desserts Recipes

Mini French Canelés recipe

One of the tastiest and most known French desserts. However… It requires time and patience to make. Plan ahead as dough must be left in the fridge for 24-48h. Originally metal molds are used for caneles, which according to French is the right way to make them. However good quality silicon forms are good too […]

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Chicken Main dish Recipes

Easy Chicken with Cheese Topping recipe

Juicy and full of flavor chicken with a cheesy top. This is a perfect meal for busy weeknights. Non stick pan and light mayonnaise will help you save more calories. If you use basic mayonnaise, try to add a bit less of it as it has more fat and might be too fatty. Let’s cook […]

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Chicken Recipes Soup

Easy Homemade Smoked Chicken Soup recipe

Simple, delicious soup to enjoy not only during cold weather. Change the recipe with your favorite ingredients: instead of potatoes you can use rice or pasta, add beans, peas, celery or broccoli. It is best to use homemade chicken broth, but if you don’t have one, store bought will be good too. Just try to […]

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Desserts Recipes

Raspberry Filled Triangle Cookies recipe

Old style looking cookies which are easy to make and not too sweet. These cookies can be made with different types of jams or marmalade, instead of rum can use brandy and instead of brown sugar – white sugar. Also dough can be freeze for later baking.

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Recipes Salad

Bell Pepper Salad with Feta

Refreshing and easy vegetable salad. I highly recommend using walnut oil as it’s soft taste is perfect as salad dressing. You can take out the feta and serve this salad together with Chicken Kebabs!

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Recipes Sauces

Homemade Garlic and Yogurt Sauce recipe

Perfect sauce to serve with chicken, burgers, doner kebabs or as chip dip. Best to use 4% Greek yogurt with natural ingredients. For this recipe I prefer to use dry species except garlic. If you use dried garlic powder, it will taste more like store bought chip dip.

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Chicken Main dish Recipes

Homemade Chicken Kebabs in Mayonnaise Marinade

Quick and low calorie chicken kebabs. You can prep it for a couple of days as the longer you let the chicken marinate the tastier it gets! I recommend using chicken breast’s inner fillet as it is more tender and easier to cut into even pieces.

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Desserts Recipes

Easy Chocolate Lava Cake recipe

Also known as Molten chocolate cake which combines almost flourless cake and soufflé. It is a super delicious desert and easy to make. The main factor to remember if you want to get a perfect chocolate lava cake:*Don’t rush with putting eggs in the chocolate, mix well before adding the next one.*Don’t leave the cake […]