7 days in Dublin (part 1)

Checked one of my bucket list cities that I’ve always wanted to visit and finally I have one good reason to finally visit Ireland, well my friend works here and it has been a long time since I told her one day I’ll come to see her there. And here I am.. Day one –…

Weekend in Bruges, Belgium

This was actually my second time visiting Bruges, but really my first experience of enjoying the sightseeing. I’ve slightly remembered the first time I went there, as it was only for couple hours in the evening, so I basically didn’t see anything. I didn’t expect that Bruges has a lot attractive views and lovely architecture….

Braised Goose with Veggies

I never thought to cook or buy this kind of bird before, until my nearest butcher was ran out of chicken supply. And I didn’t regret that as now I can proudly say I know how to cook a goose. So I decided to make a braised goose with some vegetables that I have left…

Sweet & Spicy Beer Butt Chicken

After a long day at work, roasted chicken is one of dishes that I really like to cook for dinner. First, it is easy to make –  you just need to rub the chicken and put it on the oven, meanwhile you can have some rest and watch telly until your meal is ready. Second,…

The Holiday

Inspired by the movie The Holiday , I decided to travel alone to some cities I’ve never been before, so I would not feel kind of alone during the Christmas – NYE holiday. Sounds sad, but when your family is living in another continent of the world – spending the holiday and bumping at friend’s…

Crispy seafood platter – revisited recipe by Jamie Oliver

Got inspired by another Jamie Oliver’s recipe, I tempted myself to make one of his seafood platter that I thought I might like to eat for summer dinner. You can see the original recipe on this link, as I changed some ingredients that likely I found in the nearest grocery store. Ingredients: sunflower oil , for…

Crabs with oyster sauce

I’m back with my new recipe. This time, I would like to share one of the easiest dish I made with Crab. Ingredients: Half Crab 2 garlics (finely chopped) Black pepper 2/3 tbsp of oyster sauce Asparagus Olive oil Balsamic vinegar glaze Cup of water 1tsp of sugar Methodes: Steam the crab until it cooks,…

Rouen – best address for foodies

Living here for almost 2 years now, I think I need to share you my favorite places to eat in Rouen, all the places mentioned below were tested personally: Poppy’s Fish & Chips – 21 Rue Cauchoise, 76000 Rouen website This takeaway restaurant just opened in 2017, and they serve authentic english fish & chips…

Summer fresh juice

Summer is coming, so it’s a perfect time to make your own fresh juice and keep it on your fridge. There’s no rule of mixing various fruits or vegetables, but this one is my suggestion: half of melon 1 glass of pure carrot juice half glass of fresh orange juice juice of half lime No…

Roast chicken – Jamie Oliver’s revisited recipes

Just bought a whole chicken and found Jamie Oliver’s recipe, I didn’t have all the ingredients as he had, but it was still delicious and perfect for Sunday dinner. My ingredients: Whole chicken (poulet fermiér) 2 onions 1 bulb of garlic 1 bay leaf A small bunch of thyme Olive oil Ground sea salt Ground…