Posts Tagged lime

Three Fruit and Herb Flavoured Waters

Three Fruit and Herb Flavoured Waters

In Winter I drink green or herbal teas by the potful. In Summer homemade ice tea or pure water become my favourite beverages. As long as it is cool, refreshing and not sweet.

It does not take much to jazz up water: a handful of …

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Good bye 2013 – Welcome 2014: Raspberry Lime Bellini

Good bye 2013 - Welcome 2014: Raspberry Lime Bellini

Like last year, I have the impression that this year also went by like a whirlwind, my inner clock tells me 2013 went by even faster than 2012.

2013 started for me at one of the southern most places in the world, …

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Raspberry-Tiramisu

Raspberry-Tiramisu

The smell of coffee reminds me of cosy Sunday winter afternoons in my childhood. The delicious smell of coffee all over the apartment. We would sit down with a board or card game. My parents with a …

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Teriyaki marinaded salmon with mixed vegetables

Teriyaki marinaded salmon with mixed vegetables

Hello. I can’t believe it, but it has been a long time since the last post. I hope you had a great time while I was gone. I have quite a number of posts in the pipeline, but never had the time to finish them during the summer months. The reason? …

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Raspberry-lime macarons

Raspberry-lime macarons

The first time I saw macarons in Zurich I did not even bother to look at them properly. They looked so colorful and cute, but as a white chocolate lover my eyes were all fixed at the truffles selection at Zurich’s Sprüngli. I kept ignoring their macarons, the Luxemburgerli, for quite a while. But this time is far in the past – I have really ….

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Hunting the color – shrimp skewers with avocado cream

Hunting the color - shrimp skewers with avocado cream

This weekend I needed a bit of color in my life. Over the last weeks, the city has been hiding itself behind different shades of grey and – in between – some batches of fresh white snow. After all these sunless days, I needed color. A new bunch of fresh flowers, colorful tulips to be exact, were not sufficient this time to brighten up my weekend…

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Good bye 2012, Welcome 2013 – Champagne Mojitos

Good bye 2012, Welcome 2013 - Champagne Mojitos

Good bye 2012, Welcome 2013. For me, the last year has gone by in a whirl wind. I was able to make a lot of new experiences, meet inspiring people, make fantastic travels, work on my photography and play around in the kitchen. As exciting the last year has been …

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Advent Calendar Day 11 – White chocolate truffles with coconut and lime

Advent Calendar Day 11 - White chocolate truffles with coconut and lime

“Life is like a box of truffles. You never know what you get.” to freely quote Forrest Gump.
Today’s sweets are deceptive: they look like coconut balls but the …

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