beef shin (shank) stew (or soup)

beef shin (shank) stew (or soup)

It's fairly warm, summer season is almost here, but here in Scotland we still have some days with wind blowing like crazy and temperatures that you wouldn't like to see in summer time (like today - it shows 10ºC). On the days like this you might need something warming and cheering for dinner, and this [...]

oriental chicken with ginger and Chinese black mushrooms

oriental chicken with ginger and Chinese black mushrooms

Another oriental style chicken, that we've used to eat a lot is this one with ginger and Chinese black mushrooms. Although I know these mushrooms as "mun", but couldn't find this name in English. I found them as "Chinese black mushrooms", and I'm still not sure if it's the same as "shiitake mushrooms" because this [...]

keto broccoli and bacon salad

keto broccoli and bacon salad

Broccoli, bacon, red onions, sunflower seeds and raisins might be a bit extraordinary combination, but you will be surprised how great this ingredients goes together. This salad it's a wonderful keto meal, excellent as a breakfast or even dinner - it's very fulfilling. Don't bother about raisins, there's one handful for 500g of broccoli, so [...]