Tag Archives: leek

Minced beef, barley and vegetable soup

So I managed to get a cold at the same time when summer arrived to Estonia. Ginger and lemon are my besties at the moment. As I’m constantly tired I thought that the best solution would be cooking a soup to eat this weekend. Unfortunately I can’t eat super-spicy food for...

NOA Restaurant experience

Last weekend I finally got to enjoy the super praised foodsing at a new seaside restaurant NOA. I booked a table at the head chef’s hall to get the best overview of their offerings. It ended up being a superfabulous night filled with high-class culinary treats. Both the a la carte...

Chickpeas and spinach pasta

I was a tad hungover on Sunday and didn’t feel like going shopping for food and didn’t feel like ordering anything from a restaurant. So I went to my fridge and found some stuff that in my head should go together – I can say they totally went. I ended...

Jack beef with zucchini mash

I love slow cooked meat a lot and I love whiskey. So I decided to put my two loves together. As it’s a weekend I have the time to slow cook some beef steak – I got some organic romsteak/rump steak (I’m so off with the names of beef cuts,...

Beer pork loin and sweet potato stew

I’ve been repeateating all my old foods a little too much lately, so, today I decided to throw together something new and as I haven’t had pork for a long time I chose to give it a try. When wandering about the store I saw sweet potatoes and it hit...

Tuna, bacon and potato muffins

I had totally different dinner plans for tonight, but when I filled my shopping basket with groceries and got to the cashier I was informed that the card payments don’t work and as I rarely have cash I had to ditch the shopping. So I got home and checked my...

Roasted eggplant and tomato risotto with fried chicken breast

I felt like risotto tonight. After going through the fridge I decided to try out if the eggplant would be a good match for risotto. And what you know, it is. Eggplant makes a tasty risotto when mixed with tad of tomatoes. Roasted eggplant and tomato risotto with fried chicken...

Spicy tomato fennel soup

Here’s another supereasy soup recipe for the cold autumn/winter munching. Spicy tomato fennel soup (Serves 2-3 / Cooking time with prep approx. 30 min) What you need: 1 can crushed tomatoes 1 red bell pepper 1/2 fist size fennel 300 ml (1.5 cups) water leek garlic chilli handful parsley some...

Puréed potato tuna soup

I’ve been on a soup mode for days now. So be ready that the next couple of foodporn posts will be of soups. First up is my latest experimental soup, puréed potato soup with tuna, that came out quite delish. I think if you have some double cream in the...

Zucchini tomato soup

Today I felt like eating soup. I went through my fridge and thought of the following puréed soup. Zucchini tomato soup What you need: 1 medium big zucchini 1 can of crushed tomatoes 2 tablespoons basil pesto 6 sun-dried tomatoes 1 tablespoon of pickled capers 1 vegetable stock cube (or...

Red wine and tomato beef stew with broccoli

I noticed that i had bought organic matured beef chuck tender slices last week and the best before date was approaching. As I didn’t feel like hustling around the kitchen too much I though I’ll try to make them into a stew of some-kind with the materials I found from...

Fried baltic herring with spicy creamy veggies

Yesterday I saw fresh baltic herring fillets in the fish counter and though I should come up with a tasty meal featuring this delish and cheap fish. So I bought some. Today I finally came up with a supereasy dinner idea. I totally enjoyed it and I hope you will...

Warm spicy chorizo and tomato salad

Leftover cooking vol 3. Last findings from the fridge make one tasty dinner 🙂 Warm spicy chorizo and tomato salad What you need: can of crushed tomatoes 150 g thinly sliced chorizo couple slices of smoked bacon handful of romaine salad chilli garlic parsley leek olive oil salt pepper What...

Creamy buckwheat with wild mushrooms and zucchini

As I’m going to Sardinia for a week this coming Saturday I need to eat my fridge clean. So, I start experimenting with the stuff that I find in there. Today I felt like eating the last of the fresh funnel chanterelles leftover from the Sunday‘s mushroom hunting and preserving. Found...

Comforting tomato, bean and beef soup

Didn’t feel like major cooking today. So I decided to make up something simple and easy and at the beginning hopefully tasty. As I haven’t eaten soup for a while I thought today is the day for souping! Note: it is really simple soup, but it’s not the quickest one...

Wild mushroom risotto

Like yesterday promised today’s foodporn is wild mushroom risotto. I totally promise this is the simplest risotto you’ll ever make. Oh, if the wild mushrooms are out of season or your local market has run out of them or you just don’t feel like going to the forest you can...

Spicy egg salad

I went out partying yesterday (danced to Hype Williams’ and Bakey Ustl’s beats) and that resulted in getting a tad tipsy. 🙂 Morning wasn’t the shiniest of them all but nothing major. Anyhow, I’ve heard and tried that good cure is spicy food and/or eggs. So I got to the...

Lamb cutlets with greens

Hi! This is Pello and this is my first legitimate post to my new blog! 🙂 My first post will be a foodporn one, cause i like to eat! Before getting into it a thankful shout out to my friend the super awesome Helene, who made me this blog – don’t...