A soup recipe found in “Flavours of Hungary Recipes” a free E-book publiched by the Hungarian Agricultural Marketing Centre in 2009
Proper ingredients are necessary but not sufficient for full success. The Hungarian “art de la table” does not only cover the ingredients but also the method of preparation. The special flavours of the traditional Hungarian cuisine are produced by the combination of tasty ingredients of excellent quality with their specific mode of preparation.
A quick dinner recipe found in “God Mat på en Halv Timme” (Nice Food in Half an Hour) published by Alt om Mat in 1974
Smoked pork is delicious and often used summer food in Scandinavia. This little recipe has been simplified, but it is undoubtedly an advantage if the meat can stay a while in the “marinade” to pick up flavour.
A dinner recipe from “Mine 100 Bedste Opskrifter Fra Fad Og Fryser” (My 100 Best Recipes from Pots and Freezer) by Mona Giersing published by Lademann in 1982
It’s not very often you see Scandinavian dinner recipes using fruit to the to the extent that Mona Giersing is using here. It almost gives this veal stew a touch of the Caribbean and that certainly works for me – Ted
A dinner recipe found in “Flavours of Hungary Recipes” a free E-book publiched by the Hungarian Agricultural Marketing Centre in 2009
From the book intro: The world-famous Hungarian gastronomy relies on its savoury, high-quality Hungarian food. There is no need to prove how tasty Hungarian food is.
Everyone who has tasted real Hungarian tomatoes or peppers knows that they taste better than their foreign counterparts. Hungarian salami made according to the ancient tradition is known and sought after world-wide. The origin protection of “pálinka”, the Hungarian fruit brandy is now guaranteed under EU law.
A dinner recipe found in “Edelmiddag” en gratis E-booklet published by Gilde.no
The plates on the pictures in this booklet are divided into two. The top section shows various juicy and tasty dishes made with pork. The bottom part shows various types of exciting accessories that taste very well with the pork.
A baking recipe found in “Good Luck Recipes” published by John F Jelke Co in 1916
For a book close to a hundred years old, “Good Luck Recipes” features an amazing 32 large full colour illustrations like the one I’ve used when making the image above. John F Jelke must have sold an awful lot of margarine
It is still high season for picnics here on the northern hemisphere so if the weather is agreeable there is no reason to sit down indoors to have lunch. Pack the lunch and find yourself a nice peaceful spot. Remember winter is back in just a few months – Ted