Tag Archives: Winter Food

Beet Carpaccio with feta Cheese and Mint Vinaigrette

Beet Carpaccio with feta Cheese and Mint Vinaigrette, love my fresh local vegetable basket! 4 small beets, different colors 1/3 cup of feta 1/4 cup of rice vinegar 1/4 cup chopped mint leaves 40 ml rosemary olive oil 1 tsp sugar garlic powder First I baked beets in the oven (200C around 45 min), covered tightly with foil. Bake them separate, sprinkle a little water inside. Cool,...
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Mongolian beef and eggs fried rice

Mongolian beef and eggs fried rice. Some tips: cut the meat into strips (into even slices, about 1/4 inch wide), against the grain. Do not overcook, quickly searing the meat in batches. I usually use 500g flank steak or New York strip steak; 1/4 cup cornstarch; vegetable oil with little bit of sesame oil; bell peppers, green onions, large onion. For...
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Homemade Khinkali

I love when my kids ask me what can they cook for dinner, or they have some ideas of what they want to make. Today Nicole made khinkali, one of our favorite dishes from the country of Georgia; she loves them more than pelmeni, and they are more flavorful with a delicious bouillon...
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Teriyaki chicken

You can use chicken breast or thighs, we prefer thighs. You can make this dish 2 ways: Cut the chicken into pieces (medium cubes) or cook a whole chicken breasts/ tights. I prefer to cut, this method is easier to cook and to be sure it’s cooked. Mirin and sake you can substitute to rice wine vinegar, just add some...
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