Home-made tomato ketchup

Home-made tomato ketchup

Hands up everyone, who loves ketchup. Even those of you, who are ashamed of admitting it. 🙂 If you make home-made tomato ketchup, you will no longer need to hide your love for this “condiment”. Ketchup is essential ingredient for variety of great sauces and…

Home-made iced tea

Home-made iced tea

Hot summer days need some nice refreshment. And the best way how to do it is to jump in a water, have some delicious ice-cream or drink some cool drinks. As we don’t have any pool, I always have a jar of home-made iced tea…

Oven-roasted canned tomatoes

Oven-roasted canned tomatoes

Tomatoes are an essential ingredient in our kitchen. Fresh home grown tomatoes with rich flavour are unique and can be eaten alone — as apples. But it could be problem to find tasty tomatoes out of season. Fortunately, there are many ways how to preserve…

Sour cherry special: how to preserve sour cherries?

Sour cherry special: how to preserve sour cherries?

I love sour cherries more than cherries. I think they are more versatile in use and its sour flavour is just awesome. That’s why me and my friend go every year to sour cherry orchard in Bezenye (small village in northern part of Hungary). It…

Home-made elderflower syrup

Home-made elderflower syrup

Elderflower syrup is a classic I remember from a childhood. It is basic ingredient for refreshing summer lemonades or cocktails. Preparation is very easy and if you have the opportunity to pick fresh elderflowers in a clean environment, you should definitely try this recipe. The…

Black and blueberry summer cake

Black and blueberry summer cake

Mouthwatering summer cake with seasonal fruit, creamy pudding layer and whole-wheat cake dough is ideal for the beginning of the summer holidays. I found the recipe in the edition Bake with love (7th ed.) from Dr. Oetker, but I had to make some adjustments there.…

Quark dumplings filled with strawberries

Quark dumplings filled with strawberries

Strawberry season is here! How do you process them? We love strawberry milkshakes, strawberry jam, syrup, sorbet, sponge cake and quark dumplings. Light and fluffy, full of quark and fresh strawberries. Preparation is super easy and fast. Let’s bring some strawberries home and make these…

Fresh papaya sorbet

Fresh papaya sorbet

Another lovely papaya creation. Today, I’ve made this easy and fresh sorbet. It’s a great treat to enjoy during the sunny days, or anytime you want. You can prepare both, alcohol or alcohol-free version. Choose what you like and make your own papaya sorbet. Ingredients…