Agua Fresca de Pepino

The cooling and refreshing Agua Fresca de Pepino literally translates to fresh cucumber water. You might remember that I made a jug of this delicious…

Zucchini, Basil & Parmesan Salad

This zucchini, basil & parmesan salad is refreshing and moreish and goes really well as a side for many meat and fish dishes; its tangy, green…

Herb Infused Green Couscous

This recipe is inspired by the herb-infused green couscous served at my favourite restaurant in Marrakech, Nomad.  I have tried making versions of it quite…

Finnish Gingerbread Cookies

I made and decorated some Finnish gingerbread cookies for my friends to be given with their Christmas cards and I think they turned out pretty…

’tis the season for Peppermint Hot Chocolate

Peppermint Hot Chocolate is one of our favourite treats during the holidays and perhaps one of the best things about winter. Made with real semi-sweet…

Spiced Hot Apple Cider

No Autumn would be complete without this warm, spiced classic. Pull on your woolly jumper, pop some music on and start the stove. This easy…

World’s Best G&T by Napue Gin

Napue Gin Looking for a great Gin for a great G&T?  Finnish Kyrö Distillery Company won the first price at the International Wine and Spirits…

Finnish Blueberry Pie

Hei from Finland. I travelled to Kuopio last week to spend some time with family and friends. The weather hasn’t been ideal for outdoorsy stuff this week…

Mango-Banana Nice Cream

I’ve been making these Nice Creams all summer in varieties of flavours. Today, I thought of sharing a recipe for this bowl of guilt-free mango nice…

Bubbles & Sandwiches

Every now and again, I love to spend my Sunday doing nothing. I may not feel like going out, or to start cooking anything big – so…

Cucumber Cooler

For what do beautiful, breezy, sunny, weekend days call for if not a clean, crisp, alcoholic, adult Slurpee? This cucumber cooler is one of the lightest,…

Turkish Menemen with Feta

This Turkish Menemen recipe is inspired by my gorgeous friend Anna, who is currently living it up in Columbia. Before her big adventure, she lived near…