close up of udon noodles

Udon and tempura

I love pasta and noodles. Ramen, udon, soba, spaghetti, penne, łazanki, no matter the shape or flour used, I absolutely love boiled dough with tasty soups and sauces. But what do you do when you want soba but h...
Xian Bing

Xian Bing (tasty Chinese meat pie)

Xian Bing is a Chinese meat pie. There are many variations, but one popular such variation is almost identical to the Romanian placinta. I don't know if it's a coincidence or if trade routs of the past resulted...
zapienkanka

Polish open-faced sandwich (zapiekanka) from scratch

Before kebabs, pizzas and other fast foods came to Poland, the poles were already familiar with standing by a van, eating fast food after a night out. Zapiekanka is a polish open faced sandwich with melted chee...
Doughnuts

Diastatic Doughnuts

Who doesn't like doughnuts? A lot of people. But for those who do like them, I've made the best doughnuts I know how to make. They have an amazing texture, all fluffy and soft, yet chewy and good at the same ti...
Baked beans with flat bread

Pressure-cooked baked beans with amazing flatbread

I love baked beans. I love fresh bread, despite people saying low-carb diets is the name of the game. So how about the richest bean and bacon stew you've ever had, with some cold proofed yeast flat bread st...
Classical French onion pissaladière

The delicious French pissaladière

Pissaladière, or pissaladiera in Nissart (the dialect from Nice, in the South East of France) is a variation of the pizza that doesn't include tomatoes. Or the Italian pizza is a variation of the French pissala...