Coimbra is a small university city, kind of like the Portuguese Trondheim. I spend a couple of hours wandering around the streets, ate a quick very american, but delicious, burger and left on a hurry to get to Porto. ps. I’ll take pause from all the traveling and cooking posts for a while, so photos […]
Yum! Yum, yum! This dish was heavenly! So it’s pasta (Jamie said lasagna, but I used pappardelle) with haricot vert, spinach and pesto sauce (homemade, no less!) served with a crispy chicken breast coated with fennel seeds and rosemary, roasted tomatoes and a chilli pepper on the side. There’s not other way I’ll be cooking […]
A short drive from Lisbon, Sintra is a place one should visit if time allows. The trip will take half to one day, depending on how much of Sintra you want to see. I choose to pass by on my way to Porto and I only visited the Pena national palace, which was supposed to […]
Apart from Belem, here are all the photos I took in Lisbon. What a lively, colourful city! An Instagram paradise :). I had no specific plan other than walking around in Alfama and eating as many different things as possible. A visit to the castle of São Jorge was also in order, as well as […]
There’s nothing Norwegian in Jamie’s book, but the closest thing you can find is a Swedish meatball recipe. Before I came to Norway, I had never heard of rutabaga. During one of those group lunches at work, on my first year in Norway, a colleague of mine brought one to work and I asked what […]
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