Quick quinoa and chickpea salad

Sometimes most delicious meals are made from leftovers and by using simple ingredients. Last night I made veal cutlets in mushroom sauce and I wanted to add something citrusy or something with the kick to balance out the heaviness of the meat dish. I had some plain red quinoa leftover from the day before and as I was reaching in the fridge to take it … Continue reading Quick quinoa and chickpea salad

Guilt Free Coconut Choco Dessert

Coconut is one of the most talked about superfoods today. Adding different forms of coconut to your diet can have many benefits internally and externally. Coconut posses immune boosting properties, it speeds up your metabolism and burns fat, kills bad bacteria in the body and over the long run it can even reduce risks of the heart disease. This powerful fruit is also a great … Continue reading Guilt Free Coconut Choco Dessert

Sea Scallops Over Brown Rice With Basil And Heirloom Tomatoes

  One of my favorite chefs of Italian cuisine is Mario Batali who is one of the most recognized and respected chefs worldwide.  He owns over 25 restaurants across United States and has published many excellent cookbooks. I was fortunate enough to dine at some of Batali’s restaurants in NYC and they were all exquisite. Del Posto is my very favorite! From food to service to … Continue reading Sea Scallops Over Brown Rice With Basil And Heirloom Tomatoes

Not your traditional Musaka (Moussaka)

Growing up I used to love eating “Musaka” (You might have seen Greek version in US called “Moussaka”). Traditionally in Serbia, it is made with potatoes and ground pork and it is a rather heavy dish. Few years ago I decided to try and make it little healthier so that I can make it part of our dinner repertoire more often. I replaced potatoes with … Continue reading Not your traditional Musaka (Moussaka)

Spiralizer -New way to eat more vegetables

One of my favorite stores that I like to go to is William Sonoma. Since I love cooking, I like to explore around the store to see if there are any new gadgets, small appliances or any new cooking tools that I could add to my kitchen. During one of these walks, I saw Paderno Spiralizer. They had it displayed in the store and the … Continue reading Spiralizer -New way to eat more vegetables