Recipes

Penne Alla Vodka (Without the Vodka!) Recipe

Penne alla vodka without vodka!

Are you wondering if you can make penne alla vodka without vodka? Whether you’re underage and can’t actually buy the eponymous ingredient or have found that the vodka stash you thought you had has been depleted, there are lots of reasons why you might want … Read More

Easy Vegan Leek & Potato Soup Without Cream Recipe

Vegan Leek & Potato Soup Without Cream

Do you want to make a delicious leek and potato soup without cream? Whether you’re not a fan of creamy soups, are trying to cut back on your excess fat intake or simply are looking for a vegan version of a classic favourite, there are … Read More

Parsnip & Leek Soup Without Potatoes Recipe

Parsnip & Leek Soup ready to serve!

Are you looking for the perfect, hearty leek soup without potatoes? Well, look no further. Traditionally, leek soup is not a standalone fare, it normally is made with potatoes and then blended up into a smooth puree, the results being flavourful, albeit starchy and lacking … Read More

Georgian Salad Recipe with Walnut Dressing

Georgian Salad with Walnut Dressing

You will be hard-pressed to have a meal in Georgian that doesn’t include the classic tomato and cucumber salad. Home to some of the best tomatoes I’ve ever had, Georgia really celebrates these sweet red orbs with one of the most simple and flavourful salads … Read More

Satsivi Recipe: Georgian Chicken in Walnut Sauce

Chicken satsivi

Beyond khachapuri and khinkali, there are few Georgian dishes out there that are as popular and well-known as satsivi and it really isn’t hard to see why. This decadent dish that combines poultry with a luscious walnut sauce is commonly served at New Year’s Eve … Read More

Easy Mushroom Risotto Without Wine Recipe

Easy mushroom risotto without wine!

For some reason, making risotto at home can seem incredibly intimidating for even the most accomplished of home cooks. The dish has received something of a bad reputation for being fussy and complicated, however, at its core, this really isn’t the case. Forget any shortcuts, … Read More

French Onion Soup Recipe Without Wine or Sherry

Delicious French Onion Soup without Wine!

Are you looking for a perfect French onion soup recipe without wine, sherry or any other kind of alcohol? Or do you not have any oven-safe bowls but still want the same delicious results? That’s where I come in. There are few things in this … Read More

Satsebeli Recipe: Spicy Georgian Tomato Sauce

Georgian Satsebeli Sauce

While I will not hide that tkemali is definitely my favourite, if I’m looking for a great sauce to accompany a juicy mtsvadi or some roasted potatoes while at a restaurant in Georgia, I may just order a side of satsebeli. This spicy tomato sauce … Read More

Easy Creamy Mushroom Bucatini Recipe

Delicious mushroom bucatini

There are few foods I love more in this world than pasta and, if I really had my way, I would eat it just about every day if I could. Even though I don’t eat pasta every single day of my life, I do make … Read More

Tkemali Recipe: Georgian Sour Plum Sauce

Homemade Tkemali - Georgian Sour Plum Sauce

If you were to ask me, there are few sauces out there that are more perfect than tkemali. I have been in love with this tart, flavourful sour plum sauce since I tasted it on my very first trip to Georgia. The unique, pungent flavours … Read More

Mediterranean Chickpea Burgers Without a Food Processor

Mediterranean chickpea burgers made without a food processor

Are you looking for the perfect Mediterranean-inspired weeknight meal that’s as easy to throw together as it is delicious? Well, look no further than these fantastic vegetarian chickpea burgers without a food processor! Taking about fifteen minutes total to prepare, they are a healthy, flavourful … Read More