Italian Roadtrip – The End

So I have already been in Italy again, but have not finished my first road trip entry yet. Well, I recently had unfortunate events chasing each other, so I didn’t feel any patience of writing in my freetime. But so many friends and colleagues kept asking for another blog entry that I will dedicate the…

Red Wine Cake

Sometimes it feels akward to share family recipes – they are  so precious that I feel I need to keep them top secret 🙂 … this is what I also had in mind when baking lately my mother’s Red Wine Cake. But since I am blogging about what I am cooking, baking and, yes, also…

Hearty Beef Stew

What is comfort food to you? For me it can be many things: Burger & French Fries, Rice with Curry, Pasta Bolognese, Ramen or Sio Pao -just to name a few. A little while ago I made a classic comfort food dish – a Beef Stew – for three reasons: It was cold outside, it…

Goodbye 2015

Besides that I sufficiently fulfilled my New Years Resolution for 2015, I wanted to also do a review about this year – but instead of just “blabla”, I had the idea of answering questions that are usually in “classmates and friends” books that children pass around during elementary school, but altered it to make it…

Santa Clara, Cartagena

After a week in Bogota, I have spent some days in beautiful Cartagena at the Caribbean Coast and also some time on an island close by. Cartagena is not only popular by tourists, but also a hot spot for weekend trips for many Colombians, so that when I was booking the hotel even two months…

Thanksgiving Wine Choice

For those who thought “finally its over with her Thanksgiving postings”, I have to disappoint you ;)… one thing is still missing. Because not less important than the food are the drinks!!! I served an aperitif made of cidre and white portwine, which is perfect for autumn and a good start for the Thanksgiving dinner….

Way to Bolzano

Leaving Munich behind…and after a few minutes have passed by we can already enjoy the view of the mountain tops of the Alps and the grass next to the highway is getting more and more painted in a nice juicy green due to the fertile grounds of the countryside. We are heading to Bolzano, Italy….