Things Food Bloggers Eat – 3: Avocado, Cucumber and Basil Salad with Biltong

Some days, the gods of schedule and other small-things-that-add-up are unmerciful.  I am having one of those days – it’s barely lunchtime, but I already missed one item on the agenda (thankfully not a life-or-death one) thanks to user error (I didn’t program a reminder when I thought I did), and I am running around like crazy cleaning and doing other things. Have been running, … Continue reading Things Food Bloggers Eat – 3: Avocado, Cucumber and Basil Salad with Biltong

Sunchoke aka Topinambour, and Halloumi Salad

Last weekend while shopping for whatever-vegetables-look-best, I realized to my utter delight that sunchoke season has arrived in Finland – and promptly purchased a bag.  Sunchokes (aka topinambours, Jerusalem artichokes, jordärtskocka in Swedish or maa-artisokka in Finnish) are one of my favorite-ever vegetables, for reasons more than their – remarkable and awesome as they are! – culinary qualities.  Not only are they utterly delicious, both … Continue reading Sunchoke aka Topinambour, and Halloumi Salad