Flaming Hot Chili Chicken Noodle Bowl With Broccolini And Straw Mushrooms

> > < OK,  while you let this sink in, let’s move on to today’s featured dish : < > If  you are not used to VERY hot food, don’t try these noodles ! If you love bland and boring noodle dishes, don’t try these noodles ! If you don’t want to open your mind and […]

Gnocchi With Broccolini And Mushrooms

> > Here  is another simple, hearty and delicious dish that I prepare often, since gnocchi and broccolini are some of my favorite ingredients to a happy meal. Add cheese, mushrooms, butter and pangrattato and you’ll end up with the dish pictured here 🙂 However, if you are not a fan of any of these ingredients – […]

Cheese-Coated Pork Chop With Garlic-Broccolini And Charred Peppers

> > Today’s  lunch proved once again that the old adage “simple is better” still holds the truth. (If done right) . The clean, fresh taste of the broccolini, supported by the sweetness of the caramelized garlic and the light acidity of the pickled, charred peppers makes this a side dish well worth it’s praise. Combine […]

Tomato Spaghetti With Broccolini, Crispy Fried Eggs And Pangrattato (Spaghetti alla Soupi)

> > This  pasta-concoction deserves to be named after the cook who dreamed it up – ME 🙂 It has many of the “foodstuff’s” I love in one simple dish – pasta, pangrattato, cheese, butter, olive oil, basil, crispy fried eggs and lots of garlic confit. > Bon Appétit !   Life is Good ! > > […]

Easy Does It # 23 – Pickled Cauliflower And Pickled Broccolini

> > Pickled  vegetables are so easy to prepare, they stay fresh in the fridge for day’s and they come in handy any time of the day as a snack, or just as an refreshing side dish. While you can pickle just about anything with great results, cauliflower and broccolini are my favorites, closely followed by mushrooms […]

Shrimp, Broccolini And Ramen Noodles In Ginger/Garlic Broth

> > New Post  on ” Hans’ Lighter, Healthier Comfort food ” : > Week Two – Monday Dinner: Shrimp, Broccolini And Ramen Noodles In Ginger/Garlic Broth > Bon Appetit !   Life is Good ! > > To see all pictures and instructions, click HERE > > > > > > > > > […]

Shrimp & Chili Broth With Rice Bucatini, Broccolini, Shrimp And Wood Ear Mushroom

> > Today’s  late breakfast consisted of some of my favorite ingredients: Bucatini, shrimp, fried onions, broccolini and wood ear’s. Used in one single dish made for a superior concoction I could eat any time of the day, seven day’s a week 🙂 Bon Appetit !   Life is Good ! > > > > […]

Pumpkin & Ricotta Ravioli In Tomato Sauce, Aji Amarillo And Pangrattato

> > > > After  three relaxing days of mostly doing nothing, today I decided to spend a bit of time in the kitchen and treat myself to a wonderful dish I absolutely love, but which, because of the space-constraints in my tiny kitchen, I don’t prepare often enough. It gives me great pleasure to make fresh […]

December-Monthly Desktop Wallpaper Calendar, US Edition and International Edition

> > To display the calendar on your computer screen : > download the calendar of your choice to your desktop, > right-click on the image, > choose the option that says, “Set as Desktop Background / Wallpaper”, (exact wording will depend on the browser you use). If the image does not fit your desktop background […]

Come Together………

> > Here  are some of the meals I had during the last few days, utilizing some previously posted dishes – . –Potato Salad –Pickled Cauliflower –Pickled Broccolini . It goes to show that simple individual dishes which are great on their own will be even better when they finally come together as one. Hopefully […]