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Caramelized Onion and Bacon Puff Pastry Bites

If you couldn’t tell by now, I really like incorporating puff pasty dough into my recipes. I can’t get enough of the buttery flakey bites, and lucky for me, every grocery store around here stocks it. The English are known to make savory puff pastries in the form of pies, in most supermarkets there is an aisle devoted to savory meat vegetable pies and sausage wraps. Since I have made so many sweets with puff pastry dough, I thought it … Continue reading Caramelized Onion and Bacon Puff Pastry Bites

Strawberry Rhubarb Galette

I am welcoming spring with arms wide open, very wide and very open. This year was the first time I experienced a European Spring and I must say, its gorgeous. Everything is blooming slowly and beautifully. Back in NYC the weather was so bi-polar that one day it would snow and the next it was magically 70 degrees and all the flowers were pushing out quickly and trying to catch the warm weather.. little did they know.. there would be … Continue reading Strawberry Rhubarb Galette

Blue Cheese Stuffed Chicken Breast

This recipe is something that you can prepare in literately a few minutes, no blenders, no heavy tools, no magic stand mixers, just a sharp knife and a fork. As for the ingredients, well, you probably have them at home already or can pick them up just as quickly. By the looks of it you might say it looks a bit bland, some basil, some blue cheese… what’s this all about? How will this be tasty? It’s in the filling … Continue reading Blue Cheese Stuffed Chicken Breast

Whole Roasted Cauliflower with Whipped Feta Cheese

Can one vegetable be a whole meal? I think so, and this recipe is proof of that, at least for me. Due to the large size of a cauliflower, roasting a whole one can be a bit intimidating. It sure was for me. I tried a few recipes at home, some with it in parts, some recipes with it cut in half, and once I roasted the whole thing in olive oil, herbs and butter. That last one was pretty … Continue reading Whole Roasted Cauliflower with Whipped Feta Cheese