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Simple fish soup

Simple fish soup

I called it simple fish soup because I believe this recipe will be often adapted and/or modified, without needing all the ingredients of a traditional, even if delicious,  fish soup. I prepared it with sea breams, following Aurelia’s sea bass broth. The other day my husband…

Delicious Icelandic fish soup

Delicious Icelandic fish soup

I’d never think I would be attracted by an Icelandic fish soup, and even less it would be one of those dishes I call “restaurant-type” (I use to say “if I’d eaten this dish at a restaurant, I’d have made many compliments and would want…

Easy tuna recipe

Easy tuna recipe

I found this easy tuna recipe on Aurelia’s blog (Profumi in Cucina). She is a special woman who cooks in a wonderful way. This is a simple recipe while she was on a diet, and even on this occasion, the recipe is delicious. And healthy…

How to make fried chicken without frying?

How to make fried chicken without frying?

How to make fried chicken without frying, in a healthier and lighter way? In other words, I am showing you a fake fried chicken ;-). Yes, because it looks and tastes like fried, but it is…baked. It is very simple to prepare, and you won’t…

Chicken with curry and chickpeas AND CHICKPEAS

Chicken with curry and chickpeas AND CHICKPEAS

I decided to try this chicken with curry and chickpeas recipe because of my son, that loves both chicken and chickpeas. But, as often happens, we all liked it very much. It is a recipe that is perfectly tasty and spiced, even if I didn’t…

Grilled shrimps, very easy to prepare

Grilled shrimps, very easy to prepare

These grilled shrimps are super easy to prepare. You don’t need a barbecue as you can cook them with a common pan on your cooktop. I use a flat non adherent pan to prepare them. I use to say that I am not expert in…

Creamed codfish

Creamed codfish

When I saw this creamed codfish, I immediately remembered when my sister prepared it for us. She was here at home on vacation and having fun in the kitchen, and one evening she prepared brandade, the portuguese name of this dish. Delicious. I found this…

Salmon with citrus sauce

Salmon with citrus sauce

This salmon with citrus sauce is an alternative to prepare this fish that we eat very often (such as this salmon I’ve been cooking very often). When I saw this recipe on Bon Apetit, I was immediately attracted by the citrus sauce and I decided…

Portuguese salted codfish recipe

Portuguese salted codfish recipe

Portuguese salted codfish recipe is not a recipe. I wrote this title because who doesn’t know Portugal may think there is ONE typical recipe, as pasta alla bolognese is known all around the world but it doesn’t exist in Bologna. I’ve been to Lisbon a…

Chicken with mushrooms

Chicken with mushrooms

I have already prepared this chicken with mushrooms for dinner tonight. Comparing to the other time I prepared it, I doubled the mushroom quantity. Because it happens as for potates, when cooked with chicken – at the end they are quite better than the chicken…