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Passion Fruit Margarita Straight Up

Passion Fruit Margarita Straight Up

The main ingredients of the classic margarita cocktail are lime juice, Tequila and orange liqueur. This detour of the classic margarita is a delight! The passion fruit gives freshness, aroma and natural sugar. A glass of this colourful cocktail increases the good mood, as only […]

Marinate and roast a chicken like a pro!

Marinate and roast a chicken like a pro!

The following marinated roasted chicken recipe has Peruvian inspiration, French techniques and a personal touch Roasted chicken is an international dish however, the herbs, condiments and spices used to add flavour can be quite different. I grew up in Peru where roasted chicken is very […]

San Francisco & beyond – sightseeing travel tips

San Francisco & beyond – sightseeing travel tips

San Francisco, in northern California, is one of the most beautiful cities in the United States. It has 44 hills and therefore, is full of characteristic steep streets with wonderful views of the San Francisco Bay, the iconic Golden Gate bridge, the beautiful Bay bridge, […]

Black seafood spaghetti recipe

Black seafood spaghetti recipe

This black seafood spaghetti recipe is easy to prepare, looks beautiful on the plate and tastes even better. A spectacular creamy marine flavour with a spicy aftertaste The squid ink gives an intense black colour and adds marine flavour, while the sea urchin gives a […]

Have you been to Bath, England?

Have you been to Bath, England?

A travel guide to Bath with top sightseeing walks and great places to eat and unwind Bath, is a beautiful city in the countryside of southwest England and the perfect place to relax and explore on foot. A long weekend in Bath is a nice […]

Aromatic Tomato Sauce Recipe

Aromatic Tomato Sauce Recipe

This aromatic tomato sauce recipe has more character than your average tomato sauce. If you like spices, you’ll love this recipe. I created it some years ago, by adding fresh spices that I like to pair with tomatoes. A perfect base for many dishes…Great to […]

Explore Cinque Terre at Your Own Pace

Explore Cinque Terre at Your Own Pace

If you like trekking, swimming in crystal clear water, breathtaking views, colourful villages, delicious gastronomy, wine tasting, and friendly locals… go to Cinque Terre (five towns)! I highly recommend to explore this wonderful part of Italy at your own pace. If you want to hike […]

Chicken Casserole with Character Recipe

Chicken Casserole with Character Recipe

Chicken casserole made with love, with lots of flavour and delicious veggies I grew up in a Latin American home where chicken casserole was served at the table at least once a week. Peruvians love chicken. We cook it in different ways such as, marinated […]

Meatballs in Tomato Sauce With a Twist – Recipe

Meatballs in Tomato Sauce With a Twist – Recipe

This is not your typical meatballs in tomato sauce recipe, this one comes with a twist! Thai basil adds an anise-like and slightly spicy fragrance to the meatballs, flaxseed replaces breadcrumbs and is packed with omega-3, fatty acids and fibre, and chopped onions already sautéed give […]

Aromatic and Spicy Chicken Marinade Recipe

Aromatic and Spicy Chicken Marinade Recipe

This aromatic and spicy chicken marinade recipe is delicious and easy to make. It’s a healthy option because it’s made from scratch with fresh ingredients. The marinade infuses the chicken with flavour, makes it tender and keeps it moist Cooking from scratch is a lot […]