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Butternut Squash Mac & Cheese with Bacon – Käse-Nudel-Auflauf mit Butternusskürbis

Butternut Squash Mac & Cheese by Baltic Maid

I hope everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving in case you celebrate this holiday. It’s not a German tradition so I don’t really celebrate it but I ended up cooking a pretty nice meal anyways. Instead of the traditional turkey I made a pork roast with pineapple and cranberries and I still have leftovers. I love [...]

German Sweet Milk Soup with Pasta – Milchnudeln

If you have kids and you have never tried this recipe, don’t wait any longer. Your kids are going to love this meal. Traditionally, this soup is eaten as a main dish for lunch or dinner. It is very filling but I can imagine this as a sweet side dish or maybe dessert. Milchnudeln are [...]

Cuban-inspired Pasta with Shrimp – Kubanisch inspiriertes Nudelgericht mit Garnelen

I started to grow very fond of the Caribbean cuisine. Once I tried a few recipes I was hooked by the familiar yet exotic flavours. Parts of the Cuban cuisine for example remind me of German food whereas other parts are or were completely new to me. Plantains are such an exotic example. These are [...]

Spaghetti Carbonara

Crispy bacon with cream and Parmesan tossed with cooked spaghetti…  what an irresistible and incredibly delicious meal. I admit I ran out of spaghetti so this should probably be called Fettuccine Carbonara then This is actually quite a popular Italian dish in Germany, or at least it was when I still lived in Germany. I [...]

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 [...]

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