Appetizers

Italian meatballs

Italian meatballs

Hello Everyone! Of all the recipe variations I have posted until now, I’m sure most of them were meatball ones. But I think you can’t have enough of them, so here’s another recipe. Happy cooking! xxx Ann

Sausage rolls

Sausage rolls

Hello everyone! I liked them as a kid and I still do now: sausage rolls. They are a real crowdpleaser at parties, or great comfort food to have in front of the tv, and soooo easy to make. Let me show you how… xxx Ann

5-4-3-2-1 meatballs

5-4-3-2-1 meatballs

Hello! This is another Nigella inspired recipe. In Nigella Express, there is a recipe for chipolata sausages with sesame oil, honey and soy sauce. As I couldn’t find chipolata sausages, I came up with this recipe and added some sesame seeds. To my taste, it works best with a mixture of minced pork and beef. […]

Italian kebabs

Italian kebabs

This quick appetizer is a staple when I entertain and it was also part of my menu for the Joyful Warrior Healthy Menu Planning Challenge.

Simple hummus

Simple hummus

This is a basic hummus recipe which I have tweaked over the years. I make it nearly every week and it was also part of the picnic I prepared for a friend and my menu for the Joyful Warrior Healthy Menu Planning Challenge.

Hummus with smoked paprika

Hummus with smoked paprika

I was introduced to hummus in 2010 when I was invited to a vegetarian friend’s home for dinner. She served a shop bought humus three ways with baguette as an appetizer. I loved it. I asked my Uncle Google about it and he told me it was very easy to make. He showed me some […]