Tag: Dinner

Salmon Asparagus Pasta with Vodka

Salmon Asparagus Pasta with Vodka

This recipe for salmon asparagus pasta with vodka was inspired by a recipe from one of my favorite cookbooks. The Silver Spoon is a masterpiece for Italian cuisine. With more than 2000 recipes and lots of beautiful photos it had kept me busy for quite…

Asparagus Carbonara

Asparagus Carbonara

As an Austrian in Rome you learn one thing pretty quickly: Everything I ever knew about carbonara was a lie. Real Pasta carbonara is not made with cream and it’s much more delicious than the version they serve in schools and canteens. It’s the perfect…

Pasta all’Arrabbiata

Pasta all’Arrabbiata

I love pasta and I love this recipe for a very special reason. Pasta all’Arrabbiata saved quite a few weekends when I forgot to get groceries before the stores close. Or when I was just too lazy to get out. Most countries have tons of mini…

Thai Chicken Coconut Soup (Tom Kha Ghai)

Thai Chicken Coconut Soup (Tom Kha Ghai)

Tom Kha Ghai, or simply a Thai Chicken Coconut Soup is besides Thai cuisine’s amazing curries* one of the main national dishes of Thailand. It’so popular, you will even find it in simple coffee shops within Bangkok’s many shopping malls. One of the best Tom…

Grilled Miso Salmon Fillet

Grilled Miso Salmon Fillet

This Grilled Miso Salmon Fillet comes unexpected and spontaneously and is somehow a “new” creation of mine. I am really honest on this one. I came up with the simple idea and the underlying trick while preparing another Sake Sashimi dinner for Nawal and me.…

Authentic Thai Green Curry

Authentic Thai Green Curry

We were already very much into Thai food, long before our first visit to Thailand, thanks to a rather obscure and – at first glance – less inviting Thai restaurant named Top Thai on Vienna’s so-called Gürtel*. When you are so lucky to be living…