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Main Dishes Vegetarian

PASTA SALAD WITH PESTO VERDE AND HALLOUMI GRILL CHEESE

This summery pasta salad with green pesto and Halloumi grill cheese is worthy of heating up the stovetop despite summer heat! (Directly to the recipe) In addition, with this salad you can use up what grows in the summer in excess in the gardens: tomatoes, zucchini, and also eggplants! Since the salad stays freh for […]

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General Main Dishes Meat

BEEF SALAD WITH A TOUCH OF SUMMER

This beef salad has an exciting mixture of bitter, savory and sweet flavors. In addition to the meat, fresh asparagus, radicchio, beans, red onion slices, plums and grapes are all part of the mix. The whole thing is refined with a marinade of currant juice, apple cider vinegar, rosemary and pumpkin seed oil. Especially the […]

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General Main Dishes Side Dishes & Salads Vegetarian

DANDELION PESTO WITH STYRIAN PUMPKIN SEEDS

This is a recipe for dandelion pesto – with Styrian pumpkin seeds and Styrian pumpkin seed oil. (This oil, it’s the best!) If you live abroad and do not have your own Austrian dealer for pumpkin seed oil, you can easily order Styrian pumpkin seed products at pumpkinseedoil.cc. The preparation of the dandelion pesto couldn’t be […]

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Main Dishes Vegetarian

CHANTERELLE SAUCE WITH GREEN GARDEN HERBS PASTA

Chanterelle season has started in Austria! I simply love chanterelles and especially this chanterelle sauce. They do not only taste wonderful, they are also fun to pick. (Go to recipe directly) My personal favorite chanterelle sauce recipe tastes a bit “lighter” than the usual chanterelle sauce you will get at Austrian restaurants. I added Zucchini and […]

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Soup

SUPER-EASY ZUCCHINI CREAM SOUP WITH CROUTONS

I think soup is always agood idea, even in summer. And because it’s zucchini season, we eat zucchini in all forms and variations at the moment, and also from time to time some zucchini cream soup. Usually, at this time of the year, I can use some from my granny’s garden in Burgenland. But unfortunaltely, hailstorms […]

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General Main Dishes Side Dishes & Salads Vegetarian

MEDITERRANEAN PASTA SALAD FOR PICKNICK AND PARTY

Mediterranean pasta salad with red pesto, dried tomatoes, capers and pine nuts. (Go to recipe directly) This is a pasta salad which I love to prepare for parties. Today I made it for the annual Austrian Food Blogger Picknick at Vienna’s Burggarten. (Website is in German) Thank you to the organizers for the lovely event and […]

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General Side Dishes & Salads

TRADITIONAL PORK SAUSAGE SALAD BY GRANDPA

My grandfather had three things that he had mastered incredibly great in the kitchen. One of his recipes was the following one for a very delicious pork sausage salad. While my grandmother with her 88 years still is all day in the kitchen, spreads her personal creative chaos and prepares schnitzel, apricot dumplings, pies and many more as if […]

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General Side Dishes & Salads

STYRIAN SCARLET RUNNER BEAN SALAD

Here comes another of my absolute favorite salads when I visit a “Heuriger”: the Styrian Scarlet Runner Bean Salad. With Styrian scarlet runner beans I especially like that their beautiful purple shells are a little harder than other beans, but the inside is even more soft and delicate. If it’s difficult for you to get some of these […]

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General Side Dishes & Salads

VIENNESE POTATO SALAD

“For some unknown reason, to me the potato salad at the heuriger always tastes best … a good recipe would be nice”… after my call for your help for my special about the Viennese Heuriger, many of you gave great tipps and comments on facebook – thank you very much to all of you!! One request was for a potato […]