Fried Aubergine with a Mixed Seed Crust and Beluga Lentils

Greetings from beautiful​ Belgium everybody! I am spending the week here on an international university orchestra festival – how cool is that idea? Also, I am really looking forward to going home over Easter and trying out maaaany new recipes with fresh and regional spring ingredients… (Spoiler alert, my sister told me that they have… Continue reading Fried Aubergine with a Mixed Seed Crust and Beluga Lentils


Pasta with Ramson Sauce

Good morning everyone! I am so happy these days, because the sun is shining all the time, the air smells so fresh and it’s just clear that spring is here. You can actually spend the entire day outside without freezing, which is fantastic because in Copenhagen​ people have such a longing for the sun after… Continue reading Pasta with Ramson Sauce


Bauernbrot – a failed try

Although the loaves in the picture look pretty delicious, this is the story of a failure. I tried to make a good German farmhouse bread, but I could of course only use Danish ingredients so in a moment of overconfidence I changed quite a lot from the original recipe and then it went all wrong.… Continue reading Bauernbrot – a failed try


Kohlrabi Schnitzel Sandwich

Spring has sprung also in Denmark now – finally, I must say! I spent yesterday afternoon outside in the sun with some friends enjoying the view on the beautiful Copenhagen lakes and it almost felt like summer 🙂 Well okay, the woolen coats may be interpreted as contrary evidence, but I swear I could smelling… Continue reading Kohlrabi Schnitzel Sandwich


Apple hand pies

Aaaand the sun is already gone again… But don’t worry, if you bake some of these apple hand pies and serve them with a scoop of vanilla ice cream, it will feel like summer 🙂 That’s at least what I thought before making these delicious triangles. These hand pies are just perfect for someone who… Continue reading Apple hand pies


Lukewarm Potato Salad

The sun is shining and I really miss home at moments like this, especially since it soon is the time of almond blossom there… The vineyards just look so pretty decorated with the pink almond flowers along the streets – lovely! But Easter is not so far away, so I’ll be there soon 🙂 Until… Continue reading Lukewarm Potato Salad


Fennel Salad with Citrus Fruits

After a weekend that was almost exclusively spent in the kitchen, I finally started working on my thesis and I am so excited about the project! Apart from being intrinsically motivated to work on my thesis, one good thing is really that I am flexible in my schedule, so I can continue to work on… Continue reading Fennel Salad with Citrus Fruits