Red Quinoa Stuffed Yellow Bell Peppers

Quinoa grain has been called a super food , it’s very high in protein. Cooked quinoa can be combined into your salad, side dish etc. After I made  Jalapeño red quinoa bites , I start to creating recipe with quinoa. This time I’ll post red quinoa stuffed yellow bell peppers recipe. If you don’t have red quinoa, you can use… [read more]

Indonesian Eggplant Chili Sauce

Indonesian eggplant chili sauce or known as “Terong Balado“. It’s stir-fry cubed eggplant, combine with chili mixture, the mixture of the chili can be vary. On this recipe I used Chili tomato sauce (sambal tomat) made from grind of red chilies, shallot, garlic, tomato, salt and palm sugar. This is our favorite recipe as Indonesian people.… [read more]

Fried Tofu Sesame seeds Soy Sauce

Tofu is also known as bean curd, it’s very popular in Asia, here in Germany I only find tofu at Asia store. I’ve made this fried tofu sesame seeds soy sauce few day ago for dinner, it’s perfect to serve it with warm steamed rice, I’m sure vegetarian people will love this food. There are… [read more]

Zucchini Herb Frittata

I’ve made this zucchini herb frittata for dinner yesterday, to be honest I don’t really like zucchini, I like the taste of cucumber than zucchini. So, normally I made zucchini for dessert or add something cheezy, for example; Zucchini cheddar cheese rice, Zucchini date muffin and Zucchini cake almond crumble. The word comes from Italian languageFrittata… [read more]

Broccoli Frikadeller

Frikadeller are very popular dish in Germany, it’s pan-fried dumplings of minced meat or meat balls, it also known as Frikadellen or Buletten. What I’ve made are not from meat but  with vegetable; Broccoli! Yes Broccoli Frikadeller, good news for vegetable lover. You can serve dish as appetizer or side dish. It’s also perfect as soup… [read more]

Homemade Hummus

Few days ago I posted how to cook dried chickpeas, it’s the basic salad additional for salad or hummus like I’m going to post now. My first met with hummus was, as I worked at hotel in Jakarta, Indonesia.  They provide international foods, such as food from Middle East. Hummus means “chickpeas” in Arabis word,… [read more]

How to cook dried chickpeas

I love chickpeas, sometimes I used canned chickpeas when I want quick and easy dish. They are the basis for foods like hummus, and falafel. When I have the time, I use dried chickpeas because it’s much more economical, and extra beans can be frozen to be used at a later time.