The secret to the best cheese fondue is consistency. While melting different cheeses seems straightforward, there are many things that could go wrong. For one, when overcooked, cheese turns stringy. So how do you know if you’re on the right track? Let this guide help you make a foolproof Swiss cheese fondue at home.(more…)
Gnocchi are fluffy, Italian-style dumplings made of potatoes, flour, or semolina. A classic Italian dish, these versatile dumplings are beautiful baked, fried, sautéed, dressed, or boiled. Try a special dinner with this simple gnocchi recipe served with the traditional tomato sauce and parmesan cheese.
Want to make Easter extra special? Celebrate like the Greeks do and try this traditional Greek bread recipe at home. Traditionally made on Maundy Thursday and served on Easter Sunday, this sweet and light braided loaf called tsoureki comes bright and celebratory with its symbolic red dyed egg on top. It’s made with the two Greek spices mahlepi and masticha, giving tsoureki a distinct and delectable aromatic smell.(more…)
If you’re looking for a place to try out Switzerland’s specialties, look no further than Zurich. It has everything from the best Swiss cheeses to the finest chocolates. And with a picturesque view of the converging Lake Zurich and Limmat River, and the breathtaking Swiss Alps, it’s no wonder many consider a trip to this luxurious city a must. (more…)
Amid the medieval streets and historic structures of the Italian city of Bologna is a storied food tradition. It’s quite simple, really; it’s either handmade, cooked for hours, or preserved for years. Bologna, after all, has been doing artisan and gourmet long before they became food buzzwords. Let this guide transport you to the beautiful world of traditional pasta, fine cheese, cured meat, and exquisite wine. (more…)
You don’t have to spend too much time and money to organise your home. Sometimes, you just need some clever thinking and a few old household items that need repurposing. Try our simple tricks to revive your old, unused, or redundant items while decluttering and organising your home. (more…)
There are a lot of curries in the world. The most famous one, we know to be intense and hot. But one that mixes spicy and sweet flavours is this Thai chicken curry recipe. With a trusty multi-cooker and a handful of ingredients, celebrity chef Adrian Richardson shows how it’s done in minutes. (more…)