5 savoury pies to carry you through fall and winter

Nothing is as comforting as a hearty, homemade savoury pie on a rainy fall day or a freezing winter’s day. It’s an easy thing to do yourself,trust me. Like me buy the puff pastry from the shop or omit it all together, and basically pour all the ingredients in a tin lined with baking paper,

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12 sinful flavours to pimp whipped cream

Gosh, I LOVE whipped cream. I mean seriously would have it on every dessert. Actually scratch the dessert, just give me a bowl of whipped cream! quite sinful indeed. And love to pimp the cream, check out my scrumptious and somewhat sinful flavours.

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Postcards from Istanbul

Istanbul has an amazing history of many empires that once ruled such as the Roman, Byzantine and Ottoman empires . This vibrant metropolis, once known as Constantinople, has a lot to offer: amazing rooftops views, Sea front glistening water views over the Bosphorus, enchanting mosques and numerous minarets like arrows in the sky calling you

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3 Basic Steps and 12 Yummy Vegetarian Week Dinners

I am not a vegetarian, nor flexitarian (someone who rarely eats fish or meat); I love all the food groups in the dietary triangle too much to skip any. Speaking of which, did you hear that my region in Belgium, Flanders, is the first to update this antiquated food pyramid and reverse it? Let me

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10 Tips & Tricks for a Perfect Cocktail

Cocktails have made a huge comeback in Belgium, we finally caught on with the rest of the world and cocktail bars are popping up left and right. We have not quite favoured them over our traditional glass of bubbly but we seem to be open to trying a cocktail from time to time. Charismatic bartenders,

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2 Fab Wine Picks By Lola To drink With My Spicy Beef Tacos

I am excited to announce the collaboration between Wine Fever and Leeks and High Heels. ( yipee – clap-clap-clap) Today’s recipe is spicy beef tacos with avocado cream, cheddar, radicchio and coriander paired with 2 gorgeous Portuguese wines by Filipa Pato. Our collab: Lola recommends a sublime white and red wine to savor with my recipe. She shares

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12 Beer Pairing Recipes Just In Time For OktoberFest

In October 1810 at the occasion of a royal wedding, stupendous celebrations and festivities with lots of beer were held in Munich, Germany. It became tradition now known as OctoberFest. This year’s event is held from 16 September to 3 October. I am not really a beer drinker but as Belgian I am definitely proud

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Notting Hill, London: A Complete Must-Do Guide

I LOVE London and ADORE Notting Hill. Yes, the Julia Roberts and Hugh Grant movie from 1999 did get me out there like every other silly tourist but for the past 18 years my love for the hood has grown, it has become my home away from home.  I guess it reminds me of my

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