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Halloween is over… I know… But Guacamole can be eaten anytime. You might, however, choose a different presentation… I enjoy all the scary and disgusting things about Halloween. I am German and so the dress-up part is something that I associate with the Fasching or Carnival season. Dressing up for Halloween is awesome though as [...]

Roasted Red Pepper Sauce

  I keep trying different recipes for pasta sauces in search for easy-to-make sauces that are not only easy and quick to make but which are also healthy and delicious. I found a keeper this time. This pasta sauce is bursting with flavour and it has a wonderful texture similar to tomato sauce. It is quickly prepared, however, burning the bell [...]

Indian Mango Relish

I am a huge fan of sweet sauces, relishes or salsa served with meat dishes. This Mango Relish will add a wonderful sweet flavour to whatever dish you decide to serve it with. I opted for some easy, grilled chicken to go with it. The flavours worked really well together. This is such a delicious, simple, and quick dish. Indian Mango Relish [...]

Hummus – Middle Eastern Chickpea Dip

This Middle Eastern dip is simple and absolutely delicious. And it can be very versatile in its use. I use it as a dip or spread for bread, crackers, or vegetables but it also to accompanies dishes falafel or chicken or eggplant, even fish. I have made hummus quite a few times by now. I just love it. I like to experiment [...]

Strawberry-Mango Salsa

Salsa was unknown to me when I first moved to the US. And even when I tried it back then I did not particularly fall in love with it. It must have not been very good salsa back then because I absolutely love now. Last year or maybe the year before, I tried salsa with [...]

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