Side Dish

SPINACH MASHED POTATOES

SPINACH MASHED POTATOES

  Print SPINACH MASHED POTATOES Prep Time 2 mins Cook Time 15 mins Resting time 2 mins Total Time 19 mins   Noone loves potatoes as much as my husband does. He would have them in all cooking forms, shapes and sizes with every meal […]

WALNUTS, CARROTS AND ROLLED EGGPLANT

WALNUTS, CARROTS AND ROLLED EGGPLANT

  Print WALNUTS, CARROTS AND ROLLED EGGPLANT Cook Time 20 mins Total Time 20 mins   If you like eggplant, walnuts and garlic, you will love this recipe! I could not get enough of this wonderful dish while travelling in the Caucasus so I absolutely […]

EGGY DANDELIONS AND SPINACH MIX

EGGY DANDELIONS AND SPINACH MIX

  Print EGGY DANDELION SPINACH MIX Cook Time 5 mins   Let's face it, most people don't start jumping up and down with the idea of having dandelions for dinner, or breakfast… or any time of the day, really. Dandelions in regular supermarkets tend to […]

EASY EGGPLANT

EASY EGGPLANT

  Print EASY EGGPLANT Cook Time 5 mins Resting Time 2 hrs Total Time 2 hrs 5 mins   When you think eggplant, do you ever consider boiling it? Do you think it ends up being easy, fast and delicious?  Well, I'm here to tell […]

GRILLED VEGETABLES SALAD

GRILLED VEGETABLES SALAD

  Print GRILLED VEGETABLES SALAD Prep Time 5 mins Cook Time 7 mins Resting time 5 mins Total Time 13 mins   My summer is not complete without this wonderful, flavorful, nutrient dense salad.  I’ve made it at least a dozen of times in the […]

POTATO PANCAKES

POTATO PANCAKES

  Print POTATO PANCAKES Prep Time 5 mins Cook Time 5 mins Total Time 10 mins   Latkes, draniki, deruni, potato pancakes…every culture, every cuisine has some sort of variant of these delicious, crispy on the outside yet soft on the inside, flavorful medallions.This recipe […]

SKORDALIA (Greek Garlic Mashed Potatoes)

SKORDALIA (Greek Garlic Mashed Potatoes)

  Print SKORDALIA (Greek Garlic Mashed Potatoes) Cook Time 15 mins Total Time 15 mins   This is my absolute favorite recipe for mashed potatoes. In fact, lately, this is the only way I am making mashed potatoes. It’s garlicky, finger-licking, olive oil rich and […]

SPINACH DANDELIONS GREENS

SPINACH DANDELIONS GREENS

  Print SPINACH DANDELIONS GREENS Prep Time 10 mins Cook Time 5 mins Total Time 15 mins   My mother used to make dandelion salads for my brother and I when we were little.  And then I made it 20 years before eating another dandelion […]

GARLICKY COLLARD GREENS

GARLICKY COLLARD GREENS

  Print Garlicky Collard Greens Prep Time 1 min Cook Time 8 mins Total Time 9 mins   If you like greens you are going to like this recipe. Collard greens are a part of cruciferous family vegetables and are absolutely wonderful as they are […]

FERMENTED BEETS

FERMENTED BEETS

  Print Fermented Beets Prep Time 5 mins Cook Time 5 mins Resting time 3 d Total Time 10 mins   How do you feel about beets? Love them? Hate them? Like enough to tolerate them? I will be honest, raw beets do not really […]

EASY SAUERKRAUT

EASY SAUERKRAUT

  Print EASY SAUERKRAUT Prep Time 10 mins Cook Time 10 mins Resting time 3 d Total Time 20 mins   This sauerkraut is one of the easiest thing you will ever make. It’s homemade from scratch with simple ingredients, full of flavor and probiotics […]