Tag Archives: yoghurt

Kaffir Lime and Yogurt Panna Cotta

By now you know how much I love panna cotta.  To me, it’s one of the fastest, tastiest and easiest desserts to make.  I love that you can make it in advance with minimum effort and present it as a … Continue reading

Pin It
Share
Posted in Desserts, Italian, Special Occasions, Tea Time | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Aamrakhand

Today’s recipe is an Indian dessert.  A few months ago I shared with you the recipe for Shrikhand, a smooth and airy yogurt mousse made with hung curd, sugar, saffron, cardamom and nuts.  Today, I am going to show you … Continue reading

Pin It
Share
Posted in Desserts, Fruits, Gluten Free, Indian, Vegetarian | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

CHILLED YOGURT CAKE WITH BLUEBERRY COMPOTE

Today’s dessert is a cold treat and it is one that is actually not too bad for you as it is made (mainly) with natural yogurt.  Back in Italy there is a famous pre mixed version of this that is … Continue reading

Pin It
Share
Posted in Cakes, Desserts, Fruits, Sauces, Tea Time | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

SHRIKHAND – श्रीखन्ड

The lovely Cher of The Not So Exciting Adventures of a Dabbler was our July Daring Cooks’ hostess and she asked us to create homemade yogurt in our own kitchens! No incubators needed, no expensive equipment or ingredients, just a few items … Continue reading

Pin It
Share
Posted in Daring Cooks, Desserts, Gluten Free, Indian | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

BAILEY’S MOUSSE

Happy Paddy’s Day everyone!  Raise your hand if you love Bailey’s!  I DO!!!  I am not a very keen wine drinker (I know I know… very un-Italian…), but cocktails, sweet wines and sweet liquors are a different matter.  And Bailey’s … Continue reading

Pin It
Share
Posted in Desserts, Special Occasions | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

FALAFEL

The first time I ate falafel I was in Paris… as it often happened with Middle Eastern food that was almost unknown in Italy.  I am talking about 20+ years ago!  I still remember the shop I bought them from.  … Continue reading

Pin It
Share
Posted in Appetisers, Baking, Finger food, Mains, Middle Eastern, Sandwiches, Sauces, Snack, Street Food, Vegetables | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 41 Comments

MIXED SALAD WITH YOGHURT AND SAFFRON DRESSING

This recipe will help you to spice up your salad with a low fat and delicious dressing.  Yes, you read that right… low fat and delicious were used in the same sentence!  It is low fat as it is a … Continue reading

Pin It
Share
Posted in Appetisers, Salads, Sauces, Side dishes, Vegetables | Tagged , , , , , , | 16 Comments