Month: November 2018

Jet lag smoothie

Lately, I’ve been spending a lot of time at airports and hotels. On my return from the States, I slept for 15 hours. When I woke up I was very hungry, but at the same time I could not eat anything “difficult”. I went to the Healthy Boutique in the neighborhood and took everything I needed for this perfect smoothie. It will satisfy your hunger, it’s full of vitamins and it’s great when coming from a trip (or for hangover). From the entire mixture, you get 3 glasses of smoothie. Preparation time: 20 minutes Ingredients: – 1 mango – 1...

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Pomegranate inside

Since pomegranate is in season, I bought it the other day. I was thinking how else can I use it. Opening the kitchen cabinet I saw these molds, which I almost forgot. I began to add the ingredients in the bowl and in no time I got these delicious snacks, with a pomegranate as a star inside. Preparation time: 35 minutes Ingredients: – 300 g flour – 1 baking powder – 1 teaspoon of ginger – pinch of salt – 100 g melted butter – 240 ml milk – 2 eggs – 80 g sugar – 1 pomegranate Preparation: Clean...

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In season: November

What do you think will winter be full of snow? I somehow hope it will not. But if it does, we couldn’t care less, there will be more time for cooking and socializing in the home environment. In November, seasonal foods are: cabbage, chestnuts, cranberries and pomegranate. My friend told me the other day as soon as she enters her building, she feels the smell of pickled cabbage from the barrel that her neighbor is holding somewhere in the corridor. Indeed, it seems to me that the first novice of winter is cabbage. Served as thermally processed or as...

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Beans

Frankly, I know that many will be delighted with this recipe. And I’m on the same mission: every traditional recipe can be made and nothing is impossible to cook. On the other hand, in our family, we all like beans. Additional value: you have lunch for at least two days. We ate this one for 3 days, it’s so good and I made it so much. The recipe is step by step, with photos, so it cannot fail. Preparation time: 30 minutes + 2 hours of cooking Ingredients: – 500 g beans – 1 potato – 1/2 carrot – 1...

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About Chakula

My name is Irma and for 10 years I have been cooking for my family and friends. Two years ago I started with food photography and with exploring recipes and adapting them to my liking.
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