All posts tagged: savory

roasted tomato risotto

Roasted Tomato Risotto

Usally I am not that sad when summer comes to its end, because I actually look forward to all the vegetables and fruits, that fall brings us. But since this summer wasn’t a real summer (seriously, it feels like this summer contained about 95% rainy days), I don’t want to let it go. I can’t believe the time has come when we put on our cosy socks and eat warming and hearty food instead of light salads with a cooling glass of white wine on the balcony. But when I look out of my window, I just see a grey and dark sky, so I had to admit to myself sadly that fall has come, even almost punctually on september 1th. But I still have hope september will bring us some late summery days though. Until then I eat summer in form of tomatoes, which taste best in summer and develope their full sweetness and flavour by roasting, combined with risotto, what is for me one of the most comforting dishes (but precious at the …

beetroot gnocchi

Beetroot Gnocchi

Who does not like freshly cooked meals? But let’s be honest most of us are not in the mood for cooking every day. Include myself, who really adores good food and actually loves to cook and bake. Although I cook during the week only quick meals it’s still quite hard to cook every day. So it’s absolutely usual that we have only toasts and sandwiches for supper at times. And as long as we also have some fresh and raw vegetables as a mother I am quite okay with that. But as I have mentioned I really love to cook. So whenever I have time like on weekends, holidays or days off I enjoy being in the kitchen. It is so relaxing to work with your hand and different ingredients. Especially working with dough is almost like a meditation for me. But one advice before you make these beetroot gnocchi: you shouldn’t be too hungry because it takes some time. However, it is absolutely worth it.

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