Articles Posted in the " main dish " Category

  • Vegetarian Pea Soup

    Vegetarian Pea Soup

    Vegetarian pea soup is good those days when you want a rich-creamy soup without any meat component in it. It’s a comfort food perfect right for the days when it’s chilly and drizzly outside. This recipe has simple ingredients and doesn’t require to be a skillful chef to prepare it. All in all perfect autumn […]


  • National Sandwich day and my favorite sandwich!

    National Sandwich day and my favorite sandwich!

    This is one of my favorite things to eat for breakfast! because it is fast and nutritinal.   You will need :   1 egg 2-3 slices of cheese 2-3 slices of ham or Canadian bacon pinch of salt pinch of pepper 1 bagel 2-3 slices of tomato pickles (optional) 1 teaspoon of cooking oil […]


  • Vegan spicy red cabbage

    Vegan spicy red cabbage

    I hope you love the colors of this dish: it’s so autumn and bright! My family members call this dish “weird braised cabbage”:-) To me the red cabbage tastes absolutely different, than the ordinary green one. It’s more flavorful, tender…. mmm, it’s more autumn!   For this recipe you will need: 1 lb of red cabbage […]


  • Vegan spicy sautéed mushrooms in 10 minutes.

    Vegan spicy sautéed mushrooms in 10 minutes.

    It is mushroom season, and I wrote a lot about (button) crimini mushrooms lately. Button mushrooms have an excellent amount of selenium, zinc and manganese; all three are great antioxidant minerals. Also daily intake of crimini mushrooms for 1-2 months can reduce levels of total cholesterol, LDL cholesterol, and TGs. And if you are not […]


  • Olivier salad: simple salad recipe you will love

    Olivier salad: simple salad recipe you will love

    This is a traditional recipe for the parties and holidays in Slavic countries. No one knows where it came to former Soviet countries from,(we were a huge country with closed borders for decades), but this was the main salad of every celebration in almost every family for decades. I cook this salad very rarely and mainly […]


  • Top 3 Tortilla Recipes: 10 minute healthy recipes.

    Top 3 Tortilla Recipes: 10 minute healthy recipes.

    Tortilla is a unique ingredient: every dish you incorporate it in is simple, easy to cook , yet very delicious. These 3 recipes are my favorites when I am on the run and the family needs to have a snack. Fried tortillas with beef It’s good to take with you if you decide to go […]





  • Beef Cutlets Easy

    Beef Cutlets Easy

    This recipe is very popular in European countries: in Austria it’s called schnitzel,  in the US it’s called a cutlet. We cook cutlets with beef and pork, even with fish and chicken. The main thing the fillet/ or loin has to be thin. It’s a great dish for a weekday dinner, 5-10 minutes to cook […]



  • Pumpkin crème-soup with shrimp, cream cheese and basil.

    Pumpkin crème-soup with shrimp, cream cheese and basil.

    It’s autumn and it means that it’s time for a great pumpkin soup with shrimp that I just LOVE cooking. It doesn’t require a lot of effort but it comes out perfectly smooth, bringing in the autumn flavors and colors into your kitchen. I tasted this soup long time ago in Europe, brought it into […]