Vánočka is typical sweet pastry which we usually bake for Christmas breakfast in my family. I and my sister bake it in the evening before Christmas day and so its ...
Photograph by Tomáš Janovič Kreplach are small dumplings popular especially in Jewish cuisine. They eat them during Purim, Rosh-Hashanah or before Yom-Kippur. There are meat or meatless versions with mashed potatoes or cheese. The name is derived probably from German kreapfo (grape).
Photograph by Tomáš Janovič Dalamanek is bread that is common in the Czech Republic. You can buy it in almost every bakery or supermarket. I like it because it’s made from rye flour and is more salty than ordinary bread because it’s sprinkled with salt.
Photograph by Tomáš Janovič Who wouldn’t know cheesecake. This cake consisted of a biscuit base, creamy filling and fruits is known around the world. Cheesecake has been a popular dish already in ancient Greece, however, the modern version of cheesecake came from New York where the cream cheese was developed by William Lawrence. The most [...]
Photograph by Tomáš Janovič Kubba, kibbeh, kibbe, kubbeh, kebbah or kubbi these all are names for this meal that is known around the Middle East. The name kubbah means in Arabic ball. I took recipe or the way of preparation more from the Iraqi-Jewish cuisine but I also show you other variants. There are two main variants of this dish. The first one [...]
Photograph by Tomáš Janovič Gnocchi are typical Italian small dumplings made from potatoes in the oval shape with a ridged pattern on one side. They are eaten usually as a first course. In Italy they divide lunch/dinner into two courses. The first one is usually pasta or soup and the second course is consists of [...]
Banoffee pie is an English dessert made from biscuits base, caramel, bananas and whipped cream. The original cake was made by Ian Dowding and Nigel Mackenzie at The Hungra Monk restaurant in Jevington. It was inspired by an American dish known as Blum’s Coffee Toffee Pie (a cake with toffee and coffee-flavoured whipped cream). This [...]