Tin foil braised poussine

My tin foil braised poussine recipe gives you a healthy and light lunch idea. The steam turns everything tender and moist. The gravy is like the distillate of all the golden vegetables and tender meat. You can taste the green herbs and spices and a tangy-ness of the wine in every mouth full. It doesn’t require any other side-dish but if you want a side, … Continue reading Tin foil braised poussine

Turkey with apricot and garlic

This dish gives a totally new meaning to eating turkey. You don’t need any special occasion to make it, its easy to make and very cheap. You hide the garlic and the apricot inside the meat, season with fresh herbs and lemon then seal in the flavor with bacon so nothing can escape during cooking. The turkey is moist, tender and extremely delicious – not … Continue reading Turkey with apricot and garlic

Paprika cheese spread

Light, refreshing starter with all the deepness of the paprika, and the tangy spring onion. Perfect accompaniment for toast, short biscuits, fried wedges or fresh vegetables. The flavours of the spread improve with time, it’s worth preparing on the previous day. Ingredients: 350 ml cottage cheese 4-5 spring onion 1 teaspoon Hungarian paprika powder 1/2 tablespoon of salt 1 teaspoon of caraway seeds juice of … Continue reading Paprika cheese spread

Breaded Camembert with rizzi-bizzi

Hungarians love breaded cheese, so much so that every worthy restaurant has to have it on its menu. My favorite is the breaded Camembertthat we always serve with rice mixed with green peas and some sweet jam while the regular cheese is served with tartar sauce. Its like our unwritten cheese etiquette. Blueberries are the most popular flavors but I would always recommend trying it … Continue reading Breaded Camembert with rizzi-bizzi

Chicken with bacon and prune

It”s a simple recipe with only a few ingredients, perfect for busy weekdays. The juicy prunes keep the chicken moist inside, gently injecting all the fruity flavor while the smoked bacon seals the meat completely. Sometimes my father prepares the meat a day before and lets it mature in tomato sauce, just for the sake of extra aromas. Ingredients: 4 chicken breast fillet 10 smoked … Continue reading Chicken with bacon and prune

Layered savoy cabbage

Layered savoy cabbage is also a traditional Hungarian recipe which varies wildly in every household. I”d like to introduce my version that I learnt from my grandmother long, long time ago. It has such a great flavor that I can never resist having a second helping. The salty cabbage, the paprika mince and the mild rice go together extremely well, the creamy sour cream and … Continue reading Layered savoy cabbage