Honey cake

Ingredients: 24 slices 1 teaspoon cinnamon 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 Tablespoon baking powder 3 1/2 cups unbleached flour 1 1/4 cups packed dark brown sugar 4 Tablespoons canola oil 1 3/4 cups honey 4 extra large eggs 1 cup very strong coffee (decaf is […]

Stuffed pepper

Ingredients: 4 persons 4 red bell peppers 8 carrots 200g rice (preferably brown rice) 400g ground beef 4 tbsp tomato paste Margarine Thymus/basil/herbs de Provence Preparation method: Wash the bell peppers, cut of the top (this will become the “lid”) and remove the seeds. Peel […]

Steak with creamy mushroom sauce

Ingredients: 4 persons 400g beefsteak 500g slices mushrooms 2 tbsp mustard 3 tbsp Worcestershiresauce 150ml cream 8% pepper Margarine Preparation method: Preheat the oven at 100°C. Season the steak with pepper. Melt some margarine in a pan. Make sure the pan is very hot before […]

Mediterranian salad

Ingredients: 4 persons 1 iceberg lettuce 200g green beans 200g new potatoes 4 eggs 1 green bell pepper 1 onio 200g tuna 50g cubes of low-fat cheese 8 cherry tomatoes 50g black olives Basil Preparation method: Wash the vegetables. Tear the lettuces leaves and place […]

Spicy Pasta

Ingredients: 4 persons 400g pasta (uncooked) 6 tomatoes 2 teaspoons lemon juice 2 shallots 2 cloves of garlic 1 or 2 green peppers 1 or 2 red peppers basil Preparation method: Remove the stems from the tomatoes and carve the skin a little bit. Place […]

Shepherd’s Pie

Ingredients: 4 persons 1 peeled and shredded onion 4 peeled and chopped carrots 2 finely chopped celery stalks 400g ground beef 150ml red wine 150ml vegetable broth Can of tomato paste 800g peeled potatoes 100ml skimmed milk thymus, parsley, pepper, salt oil Preparation method: Heat […]

Cucumber soup

Ingredients: 6 persons 1 onion 2 Cucumbers 500ml chicken broth 100ml skimmed milk Salt/pepper Preparation method: Shred the onion. Peel the cucumbers and chop them. Braise the onion for 5minutes. Add the cucumbers and braise again for 5minutes. Pour the chicken broth over it and […]

Potato gratin

Ingredients: 4 persons Potatoes ± 800g Light cream ± 50g Broth Shallot Pepper Preparation method: Peel the potatoes and cut them into thin slices. Chop the shallot finely. Place the potato slices in layers in a baking dish. Season the layers with pepper and shallot […]

Hutsepot – Typical flemish dish

Ingredients: 8 persons 800g beef (for carbonades) 1,5kg potatoes 4 carrots 4 turnips 1/2 Celeriac 2 celery stalks 2 leeks 250g sprouts 1/2 cabbage 2 onions 3 tbsp liquid margarine Bouquet garni (thymus, bay laurel,…) Low-fat bouillon cube pepper (and salt) Preparation method: Peel the […]

White fish in a jacket

Ingredients: 4 persons 400g (4pieces) white fish, skin and fish bones removed 100g (4slices) smoked ham toothpicks margarine fish herbs Preparation method: Season the fish with fish herbs and wrap them in a slice of ham. To make sure the fish stays nicely wrapped, stick […]

Vol au vent

Ingredients: 4 persons 250g mushrooms 400g chicken breast 1 tbsp liquid margarine 50g flour 500ml skimmed milk Low-fat chicken bouillon cube Preparation method: Cut the chicken into cubes and bake them together with the mushrooms in the margarine. Mix flour into the milk and heat […]

Chicken – tomato skewers

Ingredients: 4 persons 400g chicken brest cut into cubes 3 tbsp tomato paste 2 tbsp honey 2 tbsp worcestershire sauce 250g cherry tomatoes rosemary wooden skewers Preparation method: Soak the skewers in water for 30 minutes so they won’t burn. Preheat the grill at medium […]