How To Make Pita Bread At Home – Best Greek Pita Bread Recipe

How To Make Pita Bread At Home – Best Greek Pita Bread Recipe

How To Make Pita Bread At Home - Best Greek Pita Bread Recipe
How To Make Pita Bread At Home – Best Greek Pita Bread Recipe

This post will be a easy to follow recipe on how to make pita bread at home.  This is the best Greek pita bread recipe in my opinion and will guarantee a soft pita bread.  How you ever wondered “How do you make pita bread soft?” well look no further because that will be explained. Read more

Spaetzle Recipe German Noodles (Spätzle)

Spaetzle Recipe German Noodles (Spätzle)

Spaetzle Recipe German Noodles (Spätzle)
Spaetzle Recipe German Noodles (Spätzle)

This spaetzle recipe is the perfect accompaniment to stew or goulash.  Spaetzle can also be eaten on their own with butter or made into a cheese dish known as Kaese spaetzle.  Kaese spaetzle are very popular in Germany and I have a recipe here.  Spaetzle are well known throughout most of Europe.  Because it is easy to make most Europeans make their own homemade spaetzle versus store bought.  They are in-between a small dumpling or thick egg noodle. Read more

Käsespätzle German Cheese-Noodle Casserole (Bavarian Kaese Spaetzle) Recipe

 Käsespätzle German Cheese-Noodle Casserole (Bavarian Kaese Spaetzle) Recipe

Käsespätzle German Cheese-Noodle Casserole (Bavarian Kaese Spaetzle) Recipe
Käsespätzle Bavarian Kaese Spaetzle

Kaese spaetzle will be THE best noodle and cheese dish you have ever tried!  I personally guarantee it.  If you don’t like it you are either an Alien from outer space or don’t like cheese, spaetzle noodles, or cheese and noodle dishes like mac and cheese.  Trust me you will love it.  It’s kind of like a grown-up mac and cheese.  But with homemade spaetlze noodles, swiss cheese, and wonderfully sweet onions caramelized in butter.  Is käsespätzle diet friendly no but when it comes to food this good who cares (at least temporarily). Read more

Homemade Taco Seasoning Recipe

Homemade Taco Seasoning Recipe

Homemade Taco Seasoning Recipe
Homemade Taco Seasoning

Stop buying overpriced taco seasoning that may have preservatives and artificial ingredients.  Why buy taco seasoning when you can make homemade taco seasoning to suit your taste?  Read more

Crab Egg Rolls Recipe

Crab Egg Rolls

Crab Egg Rolls Recipe
Crab Egg Rolls

Crab egg rolls are a different take on your original eggroll variations.  I love the taste of crab so, naturally this was a instant fall-in-love eggroll recipe.  Eggrolls are easy to make and this one is no exception.  Most ingredients are shelf stable especially if you buy the beans sprouts that come in a jar vs fresh. Read more

German Pork Knuckle Bavarian Schweinehaxen

German Pork Knuckle Bavarian Schweinehaxen

Oh how I miss Bavaria and the delicious crispy German pork knuckle.  This is by far one of my favorite pork recipes and is very sentimental for me.  This recipe is popular in Bavaria and once you’ve tried it you will know why.  The crackle of the exterior paired with the soft, mouth watering, juicy interior and you will be hooked.  So get ready to travel to Bavaria on this culinary adventure and make sure you pop open a Bavarian lager to go with this dish to make it a truly authentic meal.  Also don’t forget the dumplings.  Oh man I’m already hungry. Read more

Spanakopita Recipe Spinach And Feta Pie

Spanakopita Recipe Spinach And Feta Pie

Spanakopita Recipe Spinach And Feta Pie
Spanakopita

This time we will be taking a culinary adventure to Greece for one of my favorite Greek dishes.  This spinach and feta pie is also known as spanakopita.  This spanakopita recipe is just the ultimate.  It includes dill and caramelized onions and a slight zing from garlic.  It tastes very traditional and authentic and is easy to make if you buy the phyllo dough.  Read more

Apricot Dumplings “Aprikosenknödel” Or “Marillenknödel” Recipe

Apricot Dumplings “Aprikosenknödel” Or “Marillenknödel” Recipe

Apricot Dumplings "Aprikosenknödel" Or "Marillenknödel" Recipe
Apricot Dumplings

Oh boy you guys are going to LOVE these!  Soft apricots inside of a soft, creamy potato dumpling with buttered breadcrumbs, powdered sugar, and cinnamon.  Come on what’s not to love?  I always get excited about apricot season because of this apricot dumplings recipe.  No apricot pie, tart, or cake can compare in my opinion.  Apricot dumplings are definitely the way to go. Read more

German Potato Salad Recipe With Vinegar

German Potato Salad Recipe With Vinegar

German Potato Salad Recipe With Vinegar
German Potato Salad

My grandma’s aka oma’s German potato salad recipe is the ultimate potato salad.  I always get complements and requests for this recipe. It’s vinegar based and lighter than other potato salads but the flavor is better!! I guarantee you will fall in love with this recipe. It’s a traditional German potato salad made the authentic, old-fashioned way my Grandmother made it. Read more

Caramelized Onion Flatbread “Zwiebelkuchen”

Caramelized Onion Flatbread

Caramelized Onion Flatbread Zwiebelkuchen
Caramelized Onion Flatbread

A caramelized onion flatbread recipe? ABSOLUTELY and it is extremely delicious! Imagine caramelized onions on a delightful fluffy soft dough, with cheese, and you will be in savory cake heaven.  In German this recipe is called “Zwiebelkuchen vom Blech” directly translated it means onion sheet cake.  However, it is not a “cake” but rather a type of flatbread or even pizza.  Onion cake does not sound as tantalizing as caramelized onion flatbread.  There is definitely no sugar except a pinch to help the dough rise. Read more

Sesame Asparagus Recipe With Soy Sauce

Sesame Asparagus Recipe With Soy Sauce

An Asian inspired asparagus dish with sesame and soy.  This sesame asparagus recipe is savory with just a hint of sweet to bring out the sweetness of the asparagus.  Optional sesame seeds bring out a little crunch and texture.  Plus it cooks quickly making it an easy weeknight side dish.  So put away that unhealthy bacon just once and try this version.

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Asparagus Prosciutto And Cheese

Asparagus Prosciutto And Cheese

This savory and cheesy roasted asparagus prosciutto will make you forget you are eating a vegetable.  Delicious roasted ham or prosciutto, crisp around the edges, is to die for.  Let’s not forget the Swiss cheese that goes so well with ham.  Read more

Rigatoni Pasta Recipe Maggiano’s Rigatoni “D”

Rigatoni Pasta Recipe Maggiano’s Rigatoni “D”

Rigatoni Pasta Recipe Maggiano's Rigatoni "D"
Rigatoni Pasta Recipe Maggiano’s Rigatoni “D”

This rigatoni pasta recipe from Maggiano’s known as Rigatoni “D” is one of my all time favorite chicken and noodle dishes.  It’s creamy and flavor loaded.  Read more

Cheese Dough Balls Recipe

Cheese Dough Balls Recipe

Cheese Dough Balls Recipe With Cheddar
Cheese Dough Balls Recipe

Warm cheesy cheddar cheese dough balls recipe with butter. Yes!  I remember a similar cheese bread I tried from dominos.  This cheese dough balls recipe, though, can’t be beat.  Read more