Easy meal #19 : Spanish tortilla

Tortilla espagnole, easy meal, Sweet Cabane, recette facile

Easy meal #19 : Spanish tortilla As my in-laws are from San Sebastian in Spain, I had the chance to learn the traditional recipe of the Spanish tortilla at the root 😉 !  This recipe is really easy to make, tasty and ideal as a pre-dinner or for a casual dinner with friends in summer evenings because it displays very nicely on the table ! It is delicious warm as well as cold and can easily be preserved a couple of days… Preparation time : 5…

Eating well with Lila #3 : Kale

Le Kale, Sweet Cabane

Eating well with Lila #3 : kale. Kale is the most fashionable cabbage coming from North America : it’s just perfect for a balanced diet and it’ s part of the 10 top of the most nutrional food! Its properties This cabbage is full of xanthophyll and  zeaxantin : it’s good for eyes and the immune system. A recent Korean study revealed that it also helps struggling against bacteria and cancer. Kale is also full of magnesium, potassium, vitamins K…

Friday cake #33 : gluten free chocolate fondant

Chocolate cake gluten free, Sweet Cabane

Friday cake #33 : chocolate and olive oil cake – gluten free. To start this weekend, let’s make a chocolate cake! … But a veggie one with olive oil and ground hazelnuts. It’s very easy to make and the result is smooth and rich in chocolate. Scrumptious! All the  family will love it! Preparation time : 10 minutes Baking time : 40 minutes at 180 °C Ingredients : 200g plain chocolat 125 ml extra-virgin olive oil 200 g caster sugar 2 tablespoons ground…

Easy meal #18 : Spring salted clafoutis

Clafoutis salé de printemps, Sweet Cabane

Easy meal #18 : Spring salted clafoutis. Just coming back from Easter weekend and its delicious and tempting sweets, I have in mind a rather easy recipe with lots of April vegetable : leeks and green asparagus. Of course, once you have the dough recipe, you can opt for other vegetable, depending on your taste and/or the season. For instance, I also very much like this clafoutis with courgettes!  Preparation time : 10 minutes Baking time : 15 minutes +…

Sweet & snobbish Easter

Chocolats de Pâques - Easter chocolates - Sweet Cabane

Pâques sweet & snob. Just a few days before Easter, here you can find a small selection of refined and original chocolates… So scrumptious! Basket by Le repère des Belettes  and postcard by Cinq Mai. *** 1. Chocolate egg, stuffed with salted caramel and peanut butter, The Grown Up Chocolate Company, made in UK. 2. Praline Chocolate egg  Le Petit Duc.  3. Handmade praline chocolate eggs, handmade. Choconchoc 4. White  Chocolate Miffy, La Grande Epicerie de Paris. 5. Chocolate eggs box, stuffed with peacan nuts and…

Healthy meal : beloved cabbage

Chou chéri - healthy meal - Sweet Cabane

Healthy meal :  beloved cabbage. Today, light menu with a vitamines, veggie and a whole sala! It’s crispy, tasty and sweet, this meal is made for all the family membres (even though, I must say that, at home, we, the parents, appreciate it a lot more than kids!) … And , as usual, it’s very fast and easy to make! Preparation time : 5 minutes Refrigeration time :  10 minutes ou plus Ingredients (servings 4-5 ) :  1/2 red cabbage…

Friday Cake #32 : White chocolate & passion fruit delight

Délice choco-passion - Sweet Cabane

/ Friday Cake #32 : choco-passion delight. I haven’t made any Friday Cake for more than one month! Much too long… But, this Friday, I spoil you with a scrumptious, VERY easy and impressing recipe! Perfect for a dinner with friends when you have no time for cooking, or even to impress your beloved or your children! … Big success at home  😉 … Preparation time : 5 minutes Refrigerating time : 1 hour (if you have time, but not…

Jen’s tookies : smart and delicious cookies

tookies, Jennifer Hart-Smith, Sweet Cabane

A few months ago, I found Jen’s lovely creative pastries : some scrumptious cookies with smart messages. The tookies she makes are both beautiful and delicious! Yummy! Jennifer’s tookies are made-to-measure for a special event : a great way to leave a reminder to your guests! Today, we’re lucky to meet this so inventive pastry chef… *** Jen, what was your job before making tookies?  I used to be a designer : I studied in Paris and in San Francisco, then…

Eating well with Lila #2 : anti -flu remedies

Bien manger avec Lila #2 : cannelle et chèvrefeuille - Sweet Cabane

This is a new article from our nutrition’s specialist, Lila.  She’s coming back with a full of sense article about how to fight against flu. *** This month is tradionally the month of flu… Flu is mainly due to virus transmitted through air.  Virus mutates easily and  vaccine can be rapidly less efficient … But you can use natural remedies, such as cinnamon and honeysuckle. Cinnamon  It’s been used for thousand years by Chinese medicine because of its nutritional properties : antioxydant,…

Easy meal #17 : Winter vegetable curry

Curry de légumes d'hiver - Sweet Cabane

Easy meal #17 : Winter vegetable curry. All along the years, I’ve been more and more appreciating winter vegetable,… even more than the summer ones! You can make many recipes with them and they’re very tasteful! So this is a curry recipe which uses a lot of these vegetables. Of course, if you respect the modus operandi, you can choose other vegetable. This recipe is fast, easy and very tasteful…   Preparation time : 10 minutes Cooking time : about…