Posts tagged with Herbs

A Perfect winter‘s Sunday

Today is a perfect winter ‘s Sunday. Frost has turned our Garden into a pale fairy tale winter landscape, glittering in the pale morning sun. Perfect day for going on a long walk, frozen ground rustling under our feet, our spirits high and happy. Only to return tired, happy and hungry to a hot steaming soup, thick with pieces of intensely flavoured winter vegetables, eaten with large chunks of crusty bread, mountains of grated cheese, lifted by just a hint of fruity olive oil. Continue reading →

Being overtaken by a st…. fish on the quest for THE Barbecue Sauce.

What do the innocent words „meat, fire, spices, herbs, salads, cold beer or cool rosé“ mean to you?
To me the Idea of a Barbecue alone, with tender, perfectly grilled steaks, their juices mixing with velvety rich melting Butter and freshly chopped herbs, does “pling plong pling“ on my taste buds. Continue reading →

Spargelstrudel and „Frankfurter grüne Sauce“, which fell off the train in Cologne.

Have you asked yourself, how I will manage to strike a balance between the “Wheels“ part and the “meals“ part of my blog? So have I!
Sitting in our beautiful garden on a glorious spring day, children fed, playing happily, husband fed and reading peacefully I am agonising over a smooth transition between Continue reading →

“Autostammtisch” and what you miss when you don´t have one…

Hello. Have you heard of, or been to the „Technoclassica“ in Essen? A fair for everything which is desirable in classic car terms? No? Good!Don't go!!! It is dangerous! It will instantly spoil your character and fill you with unchristian greed. DON'T go. And please make sure that I will never go again too. Continue reading →