Culinary adventures

This page is dedicated to my culinary adventures that are too good not to be shared with the world. You can expect photos and my impressions from visits to restaurants and chocolate factories and culinary highlights from my travels.

The Art of Making Cheese

IMG_5951

A post about a cooking workshop on the art of making green cheese – also called unmatured cheese, fresh cheese, that has not thoroughly dried yet, nor been aged, one which is white in color and usually round in shape.

 

Read more…

 

Christmas Dinner

IMG_0752

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Yes, Christmas is here! And with it, a chance to go all out with the menu and table decorations and well thought out gifts for our loved ones. Here is a quick overview of how our Christmas dinner looked like this year and how you can prepare the dishes that were on our menu. I hope you enjoy this post as much as we enjoyed our dinner!

Read more…

Cookie Baking Marathon

piskotki_2

If you ask me, December just calls for at least a day of baking cookies. This year I decided to go big and make a few different cookies all in one day. I decided to make a cookie baking marathon or a cookie bake-off with myself if you will. Here is a post about how it all went down.

Read more…

 

The Culinary Part of Eurotrip

IMG_3641

Read about my latest culinary adventure and find our which are the traditional meals and desserts in Hungary, Slovakia and Czech Republic that you simply must try as well as find some good tips about restaurants and dessert shops you should visit while in Budapest, Bratislava, Prague or Brno.

Read more…

 

Finger Food is Always a Good Idea

IMG_8428

Preparing bite sized dishes and decorating the table are my favorite parts of hosting a party. If you want to surprise your guests with a catering-like feast that you prepared all on your own but don’t have the right ideas how to do it, this post just might help you.

Read more…

 

Macedonia Timeless

img_7313

Learn about the rich, diverse, exciting and mouthwatering Macedonian cuisine, from breads & snacks, to grill and fish, oven baked delicacies, delicious side dishes and salads, and all the way to coffee and dessert. Macedonia truly is a journey for all your senses!

Read more…

 

Macedonian Wedding

IMG_8649Want to know what a Macedonian wedding looks like? What they it and drink throughout the day, what they offer for dinner and how many cakes they have? For this and more, read this post, you won’t regret it.

Read more…

 

 

New Year’s Eve Feast

IMG_1072

The longest night of the year is behind us and we are starting a new year with a clean slate and happy full bellies. I decided to prepare a few snacks and spreads and skewers and breads for our New Year’s Eve Feast. Since I wanted to prepare (and did prepare) so many different dishes, I may have gone a bit overboard and prepared so much food that our not-so-small table ended up being way to small.

Read more…

Paris – city of {love, lights and} amazing food

IMG_9006

Paris is most often referred to as city of love or city of lights but might as well be called city of amazing food. This post is all about the best sweet and savory delights you can find around Paris and you should definitely try when you’re there.

Read more…

 

Teden restavracij 2015 – pomlad {Restaurant Week Slovenia 2015 – Spring Edition}

logo

Restaurant week is a project, aimed to promote top Slovenian culinary and is intended for all who love to eat good. It’s a great project, started in New York in 1992, that has been going on in Slovenia since 2012. It gives everyone a chance to taste the best of what Slovenian restaurants have to offer for a price of 15 EUR per a three course meal. Here is what I had the chance to taste this season.

Read more…

Thanksgiving Dinner

FullSizeRender (9)

Celebrating Thanksgiving is not common in Slovenia. But since it combines my two favorite things – my famiy and good food – I decided to make it a tradition in my family and we’ve celebrated it for the third year now. Here’s how it went.

Read more…

 

Večerja na zajli {Dinner in the Cable Cars}

IMG_9493

Yesterday, we’ve had the chance to experience an amazing culinary adventure in the heart of Kamnik – Savinja Alps, Slovenia. The so called “Večerja na zajli” (Dinner in the Cable Cars) is a unique event at which your three course dinner is served to you in the cable cars of the Slovenian ski resort Krvavec. Blog in Slovene and English!

Read more…

Zotter Schokoladen Manufaktur

FullSizeRender (2)Who could say no to a visit to a chocolate factory with a chance to try all the different kinds of chocolate they produce? All-you-can-eat of course! Like every other chocoholic, I didn’t have to think twice before I bought the tickets to visit the Zotter  Chocolate Factory. Here’s how my adventure went.

Read more…

2 thoughts on “Culinary adventures

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s