Tag Archives: tomato

Simple chicken curry

It is still winter outside so to continue my Marks & Spencer food stuff testing I thought I’d whip up a simple curry. Quick and easy way to get the needed warmth to the body. Thanks to the already made spice mixes and tikka paste it was surprisingly quick and...

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...

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...

Warm chicken mushroom salad

Last weekend I went to Positivus music festival, that I enjoyed enormously, but I ended up with a little summerflu/cold. So I decided to cure it the old-school way – with chicken soup and lots of herbal teas and stuff. It worked, I’m feeling a lot better now. But making...

Simple tomato and prawn curry

As it is flu season again (many of my colleagues are feeling under 100%) I felt like eating something with asian twist. Checked my fridge and found some prawns left over in the freezer so I decided to go for them. So some veggies and curry paste and I ended...

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...

Warm spicy ginger and garlic prawn salad

Today I just craved for something simple and spicy with salad. I ran into couple of my friends in the supermarket’s frozen seafood aisle and mimicked their choice and bought some frozen prawns. With some additional ingredients I whipped up a supersimple and spicy tasty salad. Here’s how to make it...

Oven-cooked beef with tomatoes and bell pepper

The other day I craved for meat, so I got a piece of beef from the store. My friend had brought me some pomegranate sauce, that I’ve been using for green salad many times but for nothing else. Something in my head clicked and I thought this would give superdelish...

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 zucchini soup

I don’t know why but the wintery weather makes me crave soups. Here’s another experimental soup – smooth and warming zucchini soup. Puréed zucchini soup (Serves 2-3 / Cooking time with prep approx. 30 min) What you need: 1 big zucchini 1 tomato 1 bell pepper 1/2 fist size fennel 500...

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...

Cannellini tomato casserole with minced meat

I had friends over for drinks and some foodsing. I decided to make something easy yet supertasty so I came up with this spicy and soulfoody casserole that is simple to make and it holds up really well on the low heated stove for hours while your guests arrive. Cannellini...

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...

Spicy chicken, zucchini and tomato stew with sugar peas

As I’m still a little coldish I thought it would be great to eat something a tad spicy and full of vegetables. So I gathered stuff that I found from the fridge and made up this comforting stew. Spicy chicken, zucchini and tomato stew with sugar peas What you need:...

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...

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...

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...