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Lamb Souvlaki with Tzatziki in Pita Bread – Lamm-Souvlaki mit Tzatziki im Pitabrot

Lamb and tzatziki are an incredibly delicious combination of flavours. They’re meant for each other. Lamb souvlaki as well as tzatziki are both easy to prepare. And together with some pita or flatbread and some veggies, you have yourself a tasty meal. I also grilled some peach slices to add a little bit of sweetness. [...]

Blackberry-Cheesecake Popsicles – Brombeer-Käsekuchen-Eis

It is 110 degrees Fahrenheit here in this part of California which is about 43 degrees Celsius. Needless to say, it is simply too hot… and too dry as well. This combination will probably mean a busy wild fire season for the fire department here as the wildfire risk is very high. On the other [...]

Roast Beef with Apple Salad and Potatoes – Roastbeef mit Apfelsalat und Kartoffeln

A simply and light meal. The Northern German sauce or call it salad is really the star of this dish. It is made with apples, yoghurt, dill, and pickles. It works very well with potatoes and roast beef but it goes also very well with different types of fish. Roast Beef with Apple Salad and [...]

Curried Egg Salad – Eiersalat mit Curry

What would Easter be without eggs. But instead of making my usual recipe for egg salad I decided to try a different recipe this time. Thin apple slices give this salad extra crunch and freshness. I loved the contrast of textures in this dish. The dressing is made by using half yoghurt and half mayonnaise and [...]

Vanilla Yoghurt and Blueberry Smoothie – Vanillejoghurt-Blaubeer-Smoothie

This smoothie is called a Flat-Belly-Diet Smoothie. As if I needed another reason to try it. The recipe made it onto my to-try list when I read blueberries but hey, this makes this smoothie even better I use oats a lot in smoothies but this is the first smoothie I tried with ground flaxseed. The original [...]

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