veggie / povrće / kasvis

Parmesan crust pie / Engleska pita s parmezanom / Piirakka parmesan taikinalla

It’s January again, it’s dark and gloomy, and quite honestly, we’ve run out of more fun stuff to do. Our usual excuses for not blogging are falling flat now that there are no outdoor events to attend. No street food also means we are back to our usual ways of non-stop cooking and thinking about food, we just… Continue reading Parmesan crust pie / Engleska pita s parmezanom / Piirakka parmesan taikinalla

mains / glavna jela / pääruoat · meat / meso / liha

Fig Pizza / Pizza sa smokvama / Rapea pizza viikunalla

Hidden inside every kitchen and waiting to make the most delicious pizzas is a traditional Italian wood-fire oven. Where is it you ask? Have a look around your kitchen, what do you think? Here’s a hint, its under your stove-top and doesn’t seem all that exciting. Correct, its the normal oven, and it can provide you with… Continue reading Fig Pizza / Pizza sa smokvama / Rapea pizza viikunalla

fish / riba / kala

Fish pitas / Pita kruh s ribom / Pita leivät kalan kera

When Tilli was living in Barcelona and Ružmarin in Croatia they spent their nights browsing through countless recipes searching for something special to cook when they saw each other every few months. When Tilli stumbled upon an amazing picture of fish tacos complete with vibrant condiments and a zingy sauce he was sure he had found a… Continue reading Fish pitas / Pita kruh s ribom / Pita leivät kalan kera

meat / meso / liha

Slow-roasted Lamb Pasta / Tjestenina s pečenom janjetinom / Lammaspaisti pasta

Our food obsessions are not going anywhere, but now that both of us have full-time jobs, we had to double-think some of our routines. We realized we have to let go of the habit of impromptu deciding what’s for dinner and start doing the planning and grocery shopping over the weekend. It took some time… Continue reading Slow-roasted Lamb Pasta / Tjestenina s pečenom janjetinom / Lammaspaisti pasta

fish / riba / kala

Black cuttlefish risotto / Crni rižoto od sipe / Tumma mustekala risotto

The Croatian seaside is all about relaxation, so it is no surprise that foreigners flock to the beaches like sparrows to breadcrumbs. Seafood is so fresh that filleting a fish or peeling scampi is pointless when you can just throw it on the grill.  A waiter approaches, bringing with him crispy fish next to a bed… Continue reading Black cuttlefish risotto / Crni rižoto od sipe / Tumma mustekala risotto

fish / riba / kala

Smoked Salmon Baked Potatoes / Krumpir u foliji s lososom / Kylmäsavulohi uuniperunat

When Ružmarin was little, she used to think that potato baked in foil was the very peak of haute cuisine. Some years later, it became a thing you would talk about as Advent was approaching, and with it the prospect of scoring a baked potato at the market in Vienna. Then one summer, Tilli & Ružmarin spent… Continue reading Smoked Salmon Baked Potatoes / Krumpir u foliji s lososom / Kylmäsavulohi uuniperunat