• Pablo Alboran with Guitar
    Andalucía Music

    Spanish Acoustic Music: Pablo Alboran

    Having a Spanish or Mediterranean  dinner party? Look no further for suitable music. Pablo Alboran is a singer songwriter from Málaga, Spain, and his unplugged tunes is just what you need. More than 1,5 hour…

    July 25, 2015
  • Caipirinha Glasses and Limes
    Drinks Recipes

    Caipirinha: The Ultimate Summer Cocktail

    When I think of Caipirinhas, I think of the Galápagos Islands. Yes, I know  the Caipirinha cocktail originates from Brasil,  but the Galapagos Islands residents make a caipirinha that will put hairs on your chest. There…

    July 24, 2015
  • Lemon Granita Shooter with Pipette
    Desserts Recipes

    Lemon Granita for Hot Summer Nights

      Granita’s are very easy to make and great to serve between courses during your dinner party. I used to serve them before the main course and served them in shooter glasses. If you…

    July 1, 2015
  • Cherry Clafoutis
    Desserts Recipes

    Cherry Clafoutis

    When I was living in a small Dutch village as a child, I loved cherries. I have fond memories of my parents taking me and my brother on Wednesday or Sunday afternoons to the…

    June 15, 2015
  • Caprese Salad with 3 Cheeses
    Salads Starters

    Caprese 3 Cheeses Salad

    This is a really delicious and fresh salad, perfect to serve during your dinner party in summer. Use the best ingredients you can get. My favorite olive oil is ‘Flor de Aceite’ from Benaoliva…

    May 31, 2015
  • Pesto in Jars
    Preserves Recipes Sauces

    Pesto Genovese

    This recipe is the more classic version of pesto, as the basil leaves are a blanched for a couple of seconds in boiling water, then quickly shocked in ice water, to give the sauce a…

    May 30, 2015