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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…

Roasted fish with potatoes

Roasted fish with potatoes

I’ve been preparing this roasted fish with potatoes for a while, but always for dinner, and I could never make a decent photo to post.Today I finally prepared it for lunch to be able to take a clear picture and be able to share it…

Pork with bacon

Pork with bacon

This pork with bacon recipe is really easy, quite not even a recipe. But it will surely make your guests happy. I had a pork fillet in my freezer and found a sliced bacon package into the fridge (I believe my husband bought it by…

Parmesan chicken

Parmesan chicken

I feel the parmesan chicken aroma that comes from the kitchen… I prepared it for dinner and now I just can’t wait to eat it. This is one of those brilliant recipes that I love, because it is made with simple ingredients we already have…

Meat stuffed eggplants

Meat stuffed eggplants

These meat stuffed eggplants are fantastic. I saw them on a post of the great SmittenKitten blog and I soon felt like doing them. They didn’t disappoint me at al, but the opposite. Now I can’t wait for Friday when I will prepare them again…

Roasted chicken the Greek way

Roasted chicken the Greek way

I called this roasted chicken the Greek way because of its ingredients. It is a Martha Stewart’s recipe – which means it is a guaranteed recipe ;-). I changed a little Martha’s quantities, as I like so much to find pieces of shallots and olives…

Puff pastry chicken recipe

Puff pastry chicken recipe

This chicken recipe was the school “report card” dish for my children for many years. They love it and when they were teens it was their favorite dish. So, each time we had to commemorate something like good report cards (they had always great ones),…