I love lentils

I really love to cook with lentils…  A few years ago I had pasta at least twice a week. Today it’s lentils. It may be because I do not really eat any meat (only for special occasions) and lentils give me a lot of protein which I would get from meat otherwise.  There are so many different lentils and so many different ways of using them. Here you can see green lentils, red lentils and beluga lentils (the black ones). … Beitrag ansehen

Banana- White Wine- Curry

Do you cook with bananas sometimes?  For this curry you have to cut an onion into small pieces and fry it together with two mashed bananas. Add a lot of curry into the mashed bananas and fry for maybe two minutes.  You then add veggies of your choice and cook everything in 2 cups of white wine. Cook it until the veggies are soft and the wine is gone and then just add some joghurt that you mixed with fresh parsley.… Beitrag ansehen

Some German Food

As I told you the other day, we were planning a German Dinner for my friends here in Ohio… I’ve been a little nervous about it during the week because I thought maybe the people will not like the food. We wanted to prepare something simple, that we eat in our daily life in Germany, not something fancy. So we went for a soup and a stew. For desert we had the famous Rote Grütze, a red fruit pudding that… Beitrag ansehen