Bagels

Bagels

Bagels! I love bagels, mostly for brunch or lunch on a lazy Sunday. Usually I enjoy then with cream cheese and jam, but sometimes you need full hearty lunch and bagels are perfect for that too. They’re a bit like bread rolls, with just that…

Pesto alla genovese

Pesto alla genovese

Today I’m sharing a simple and quick recipe! My herb garden was getting too big and it is a shame to let it go to waste, so I decided to make pesto from the basil leaves. Pesto or pesto alla genovese, which means “from Genoa”…

Chicken Nuggets with KFC spices

Chicken Nuggets with KFC spices

Happy fry-day everyone! Today I’ll be sharing another recipe for some deep-fried goodness, chicken nuggets! I found a combination of spices a while ago, which is KFC’s alleged secret spice recipe.. You can find it below and tell me what you think. I still need…

Simple Pumpkin Soup in a Pumpkin

Simple Pumpkin Soup in a Pumpkin

It’s that time of the year again! A lot of rain and thunder, leaves turning brown, red or yellow, the trains are delaying because of said leaves on the track.. I’ve already had my first pumpkin spice latte! What could be better than sitting on…

Onion Rings

Onion Rings

This recipe was a request by a friend of mine! A simple snack that needs some prepping time, but you can easily prepare the batter in the morning and have a great snack in the evening. Ingredients 1 big white onion 500 ml milk 2…

CopyCat Recipe: Hela Curry-sauce

CopyCat Recipe: Hela Curry-sauce

This recipe is for both Fry-day and Copy Caturday! The Hela curry sauce is the most popular brand of “currysauce” in the Netherlands. It is a spicy kind of ketchup that is mostly eaten with fries and fried goods. The most well-known use of currysauce is…

Beef Croquette and croquette balls

Beef Croquette and croquette balls

The Dutch love their snacks, like bitterballen, kroketten and frikandellen. They even have special snack vending machines, maybe you know them as Automats. In Dutch these were named Automatiek, but are now known as FEBO, named after the first, and now biggest, company to have introduced…

CopyCat Recipe: KFC Filet Bites

CopyCat Recipe: KFC Filet Bites

I LOVE KFC! I really do. But the down side is that it’s expensive and really not healthy. So when I was craving KFC Filet Bites I started looking for a recipe, but it just didn’t cut it. So I had another episode of “I…

Fried Cheese

Fried Cheese

A kaassoufflé is thought to be influenced by Indonesian street food called gorengan (fritter). It is either bought ready-made frozen and deep-fried at home, or ordered at snackbars in the Netherlands, where it is one of the few vegetarian fast-food snacks available. But why buy…

Home Made Fries

Home Made Fries

The Dutch love their fried snacks, like bitterballen, kroketten and frikandellen. They eat them with fries with sauce in many varieties like “patatje oorlog”, fries with peanut sauce, mayonnaise and raw onions, or “friet speciaal”, (literally, special fries) fries with mayonnaise, curry-ketchup sauce and raw…