Month: January 2019

Zucchini and smoked cheese balls

You know those days when you need to make lunch, and you no longer know what to make. That is also healthy, tasty, and if you have kids something they will eat other than potatoes and pizza? In this recipe, they will not know that zucchini are there, it is absolutely simple and made up of 4 ingredients. Also, we make the cream/sauce from the peel of zucchini. So we do not throw anything. This is another recipe with a step by step explanation and I photographed the entire process. Preparation time: 45 minutes Ingredients (for 14 balls): – 2...

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Food and drink trends in 2019

Last year we enjoyed the food that our pancreas loves, unusual spices, soups and green tea. Experts and famous world chefs predict what are the trends in food and drinks in 2019. Non-classic butters Peanut butter has been popular for decades, although I must say that I do not really like it. On the other hand, in the past years, the demand for almond, hazelnut and cashew butters has become increasingly demanding. In our market, for some time we enjoy in Noccio butter made from hazelnuts grown in BiH. For 2019, it is predicted that butters made of sunflower...

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Salt-Crusted Sea Bass

I remember when I started with Chakula, one of the first suggestions was to have some recipe for fish. Well, it took almost a year, but it is here! And it was worth it to wait for it. My friend Miha from Ljubljana is a gourmet eater, chef and food lover. He is behind a very popular Instagram account Luda kucha. It is there I see him cooking all kind of delicacies, including this recipe. I asked Miha to share his recipe, so we could all prepare it at home. Let me know how delicious it was. Preparation time: 60 minutes...

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Lemon or Cinnamon Rolls

Since the winter began, I have been planning to make this popular and delicious dessert, but somehow it would always slip through. It seems that a real snow day was all the inspiration I needed. The lemon curd I made for another cake, but it goes so well in this dessert. Yummy! Certainly you can make the classic rolls with cinnamon. This is another recipe with a step by step explanation and I photographed the entire process. Preparation time: 45 minutes Ingredients (for 12 smaller rolls): Dough – 250 g flour – 1/2 bag of yeast – 20 g sugar...

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This month #letseat: parsnips

With the new year, it’s time for novelties on Chakula.ba. Every month I choose a grocery that is in season, and which is not particularly popular, known or common in our kitchen. The goal is to find out more about the groceries we can buy in the season, but at the same time we are not used to preparing them or maybe we do not know how to use it in everyday cooking. New Year seems to be ideal with enriching our diet, right? In January parsnips is in season. In the period of the Roman Empire, parsnips or...

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