BREAKFAST

Croque Monsieur and Madame sandwich

Croque Monsieur and Madame sandwich

I’ve heard about this gorgeous French sandwich in the ‘It’s Complicated’ movie.  Fortunately, nothing is complicated about the recipe.  The gentleman, called Croque Monsieur has an elegant lady on his right: Croque Madame is wearing a lovely fired egg hat. These baked sandwiches could make a perfect […]

Strudel spiral

Strudel spiral

We normally find the savory versions of these filled filo pasty spirals, sometimes they called spanakopita (Greek) or börek (Turkish). But strudel is a filo pastry, normally sweet, but not really a spiral. I’ve combined these dishes and created this strudel spiral filled with my favorite sweet […]

Sandwich with goat cheese and figs

Sandwich with goat cheese and figs

I really love to eat brunch, but sometimes I keep breakfast as simple as possible and I like to keep some meat-free days during my week. Autumnal harvest brings much delicious produce to markets and one of my favorites are figs. This sandwich is very simple since […]

Curd cheese bags

Curd cheese bags

Hungarian cuisine is rich in filling soups so it’s a common thing that women bake some kind of sweet dough instead of preparing a normal main course. Curd cheese bags are quite popular after goulash or bean soup for example. They are quite nice on the day […]

Sourdough ciabatta

Sourdough ciabatta

Maybe because of the seasonal goods, chilled dairy or spreads we usually top with this crispy and airy bread with makes me feel: ciabatta belongs to Summer. 

Nutella and strawberry breakfast pancakes

Nutella and strawberry breakfast pancakes

Especially on Mondays, when you feel the weekend is so far away, it’s good to set the emotional balance with a nice breakfast. I normally go to sleep when the birds wake up, but if you start your day early, no worries, you don’t have […]