Tag: Easy

Carrot cake
Sweet, Vegetables

Carrot cake

There’s something about a carrot cake that makes it¬†irresistible. Maybe it’s this wonderful combination of spices, creamy icing and warm colour. Or maybe, like this recipe, it’s quite easy to make. It could also be the lovely smell that fills the house when baking. Or simply because it’s freakin’ delicious! […]

Quick Italian snacks
Meat

Stuzzichini Italiani veloci!

I guess some translation is in order: quick Italian snacks, says the title. Please forgive me if my Italian is not correct. Blame it on Alessio ūüėČ Italians and their wide variety of meats are something to behold. Truly delicious! The variations I have included here are a quick and […]

Coconut ice cream
Sweet

Coconut ice cream

Making ice cream yourself might sound a bit daunting, but the truth is: it’s not that big of a deal. Even if you don’t have an ice cream machine (like me!), it’s a simple task. This recipe contains no dairy products and is based on coconut milk. A lovely vegan […]

Kafta on flat bread
Meat

Kafta on flat bread

In the entire Middle East region you’ll find Kafta dishes, mainly in the form of a kebab. The name might change slightly, but at¬†the basis they’re all the same: minced meat with lovely spices. Each country has its own spices mix and the one you’ll see here is the Lebanese […]

Aubergine salad
Vegetables

Aubergine salad

I’m a big fan of aubergine¬†whether grilled, fried or roasted. In this salad it will be combined with¬†wonderful Mediterranean flavours: mint, lemon, pomegranate. A simple recipe that will add colour to your table. Check out the vegan¬†option at the end.

Grilled tuna with pesto
Fish

Grilled tuna with homemade pesto

This is one of the simplest, quickest and tastiest recipes you’ll find on Olilo! The whole thing will be done in less than 15 minutes. Tuna is usually paired with asian flavours, like soy sauce and ginger, but here we’re going Italian! The combination with pesto is a match made […]