Entries by Elena and Alfredo

How to Store Green Tea

Everyone is aware of the beneficial properties of green tea. But not everyone knows that after the tea is stored for approximately 6 months on a shelf, its antioxidant content is reduced by 32%. These antioxidants are known as catechins. They can reduce the risk of certain cancers, but they are sensitive to oxygen and […]

Italian Potato Cakes Recipe

These cakes (or pies) are prepared in the central regions of Italy. They look like small focaccia with delicious fillings. This recipe can be used to cook very tasty and tender dough that is suitable for any non-sweet filling. Ingredients for Italian Potato Cakes For the dough Potatoes: 400 g. Flour: 200 gr. + qs while rolling […]

Pistachio Cheesecake Recipe

Pistachio cheesecake is pretty simple to cook and does not need baking. This creamy cheesecake has a sweet and creamy pistachio flavor. Besides, this cheesecake can be frozen and then easily transformed into Semifredo. This dish is most pleasant in the heat. In order to enjoy such a stunningly delicious ice cream, you do not even […]

Cooking with Fresh Fish: Delicious Crab and Tomato Salad

Fish is extremely good for you in many ways because it’s full of beneficial vitamins and minerals such as omega-3 fatty acids, vitamin D, and protein. It makes a huge difference in the way your seafood tastes if you purchase fresh fish. There are many types of seafood available, as well as a wide range […]

Himalayan Pink Salt

Every part of the earth has its own type of salt. The most famous is sodium chloride and sea salt. The water from seas or salt lakes gathers in salt marshes and evaporates. Thus, we get salt, which is then washed, cleaned and often treated with chemicals to prevent moisture absorption, adhesion, and also to […]

Apple Cake with a Crispy Crust

Here is a very interesting recipe of a delicious fragrant Apple Cake with a meringue-like crisp. To get such an alluring airy cake, you need to whisk eggs with sugar long enough, until firm peaks. Do not add any oil in the dough. Ingredients for apple cake with a crispy crust Apples: 6-7 Eggs: 3 […]

Black Forest Cake (Schwarzwälder Kirschtorte)

It was invented in a beautiful corner of Germany – Schwarzwald, translated as Black Forest. The recipe for this cake was first recorded in 1934. And before that, it used to be passed on by word of mouth, and its fame grew gradually from house to house. Now, the cake has become a famous and […]

Pasta Does Not Make You Fat

The Mediterranean diet is currently on the peak of popularity. And although its usefulness is not disputed, we should note that pasta is often criticized and rejected because it is considered to promote weight gain. As a result of thorough recent studies, pasta turned out to be not as harmful as is commonly believed. On […]

Sesame Benefits

Sesame seeds are different in color, depending on the variety. Sesame seeds and their oil contain a higher concentration of nutrients than any other oil. Sesame’s nutritional value is explained by a high content of minerals – magnesium, zinc, phosphorus, calcium, copper and others. Sesame is rich in fiber. It also contains a substance called […]

Cabbage and Meat Pies Recipe

Learn the universal yeast dough recipe for pies with any filling. Pies can be filled with anything you like – mushrooms, potatoes, fish, cheese, or meat, or vegetables. And if you add more sugar, it is also possible to bake sweet pies with any fruit or berries. The pies will be fluffy-soft and very tasty. Today, […]

Strawberry Swiss Roll Recipe

It is a gentle and delicious roulade filled with butter cream and enriched with a magical strawberry aroma. It has become our favorite dessert. We are sharing this simple recipe that keeps pleasing us with excellent results. Ingredients for Strawberry Swiss Roll Flour: 100 gr. Eggs: 4 Sugar: 200 gr. Olive oil: 2 tablespoons Baking […]

Turkey Breast Burgers

Turkey breast cutlets or burgers turn out very tasty and tender. Try our method; we think you’ll like it. A turkey is not only for Christmas. These burgers are succulent and juicy. Your kids will love them too. By the way, turkey meat is nutritious and rich in easily digestible protein. Ingredients for Turkey Breast Burgers […]

Cookie Cups with Cream and Fruit

Short crust cookie cups, filled with soft white chocolate cream and decorated with fresh fruits, will be a hit on your table. If you bake the cookie cups in advance, it will not take much time to cook this dessert. Ingredients for Cookie Cups with Cream and Fruit For cookie cups or baskets Flour: 450 gr. […]