Saving the world from starvation

Welcome again! You know I really love to have you here again, and with such an important issue. As we talked last week we start noticing a slight increase on food prices on the last years but still we waste a lot of food and this can lead us to one of the biggest food…

What the “food people ” did in 2016?

Almost 2017! Uau this year was a crazy year!Brexit!Trump!Italy Referendum! The world is falling apart… again. Thank god we have food! Let’s get back to one year ago and see what happen until now 😜 One year ago I found Cookingtrip, what was supposed to be just a recipes blog turn out to be more…

The good old days

I was raised by my grandparents and though they belong to privileged families they saw close what II world war made to the world. You know 42 years ago Portuguese lived under a dictatorial regime, is kind weird to think in an unfree Europe, now that we have the choice to live wherever we want…

Spicy tofu noodles

Though tofu can replace meat due to his nutritional value (check our chicken vs tofu on the picture above), most of the people dislike his flavor, and I totally understand, for years I looked for a way to give more flavor to my tofu, initially I just grilled, it was really boring and the flavor…

MOST EXPENSIVE DISHES IN THE WORLD

Its Sunday and weekend laziness took over you, you grab your cellphone and dial some pizza restaurant and ask for Pizza Royal 007, you never tried so you though the name was pretty appealing. When the pizza guy show you the bill you almost had a stroke 4200$. Luckily this pizza is just found in…

Halloween can also be fancy @Calamari pasta

Who claim the halloween for the kids? Ok we all know that this day is a great day to dress the kids with scary clothes and give them a sugar overdose, but with the them outside doing there Trick-or-treat why don’t you just take some time to relax and have a gourmet dinner with your soul…

Mantou 饅頭 the Chinese Steamed Buns

In Zhou Dynasty  (771B.C.) a Chinese family was fermenting flour dough in their small house next to Yangtzé river. Bao the youngest child of five was staring at the river , deep in the river he saw a small bright stone, curious about what kind of precious he had deep on the river he tried to…

Cool Diet Aubergine Tagliatelle

Be on diet can be sometimes really boring, I can tell you that by experience. For years I tried different diets but always end it  with the same conclusion,low carbs intake, high fiber intake, some protein and basically that’s all ! The true is that this kind of diet gives me few options, less because…

Samantha Rain Winner of “Bake off Creme de La Creme UK”

This is huge! Yes I know it’s been a while since my last post but I hope that the next posts can offset the waiting. Last weeks where with no doubt crazy, the work was busy and a lot of events and markets to visit (you can check all the pictures on IG with these visits)!…

Saving Oscar the Bee

Today is a really sad day! This is Oscar and his buddies. Oscar is not a lost puppy or a neglected cute cat. But he is so important to me as it should be for you. Bees are struggling to survive and so are you. You may not notice yet, but bees are way more important…

Most delicious Summer desert Coconut Sorbet

I love the Summer! But let’s be fair! Who doesn’t? Good weather, holidays, beach, short clothes and … You know…Diet!!! So lets give coconut a shot. A lot of talk is surrounding these days the benefits of coconut, people are consuming more and more coconut in several ways, milk coconut, oil coconut, coconut water, raw…

Vegan Baskets

If you do not know well let me clarify for you. Everyone is becoming Vegetarian. The meat consumption is dropping a lot between millennials,  as well as dairy products. Check out the consumer insight at One Green Planet. This dish is pretty easy and quick, you can make it at home and keep it on the freezer for…