Dish type: basics

17 recipes


Homemade harissa

45 minutes 10 people

There are several ways to make harissa. It's not hard, this version with dried chilli peppers is the most popular in Tunisia.

Homemade fried onions

15 minutes 4 people

We’re all familiar with the tubs of crispy, fried onions; delicious sprinkled over noodles or fried rice. Making your own crispy fried onions isn’t difficult, and they’re even tastier than the ready-made version!

Homemade gyoza wrappers / dumpling wrappers

45 minutes 4 people

Making your own dumpling wrappers (gyoza wrappers) is much easier than you might think. You only need a few ingredients, which can be so simple and so delicious!

Quick pickled red onions

15 minutes 6 people

These quick pickled red onions have a soft and refreshing taste. This sweet and sour onions are delicious on a burger, sandwich or tortilla.

Homemade spring roll wrappers

30 minutes 6 people (37)

Spring roll wrappers are easy to make, and great if you can't find ready made wrappers in your area. You only need a few ingredients.

Homemade almond paste

15 minutes 8 people (1)

Homemade almond paste is super easy, quick and delicious. Can be used as a basic recipe for all kinds of cookies, pies and desserts.

Homemade savoury shortcrust pastry

35 minutes 6 people

Homemade savoury shortcrust pastry is quichk and easy to make. Our basic recipe uses flour, butter and water to create a delicious pastry you can use to make amazing quiches or savoury tarts.

Homemade tomato passata

45 minutes 8 people (1)

Homemade tomato passata has so many flavors, it's amazing. You can also create an even more basic sauce without onions and garlic.

Basic pie crust

10 minutes 2 people (2)

This recipe for a basic pie crust is amazing, because it's easy and cheap. You can fill it with all kinds of great things, such as you favorite fruit.

Basic vanilla cake

1 hours 20 minutes 8 people (5)

A basic vanilla cake is easy to create and can be served at any occasion. An easy slice of cake or as a luxury cake topped with whipped cream and fruit.

Praliné paste

30 minutes 4 people

Home-made praliné paste is even more delicious than store-bought. This hazelnut and almond paste is ready within half an hour. Great for pies and desserts.

Creamy lobster sauce

20 minutes 6 people (11)

An amazing creamy lobster sauce is ready within just 20 minutes. A lovely addition to fish or pasta, turns your meal into a feast.

Dutch pancakes

20 minutes 4 people (4)

Easy Dutch pancakes can be topped with anything you like. This basic recipe is ideal for thin sweet pancakes, served for lunch or as a side dish for soup.

Spiced salad dressing

15 minutes 10 people

A spiced salad dressing is super easy to create. Made with fresh herbs and this basic vinaigrette can be served with any kind of salad.

Spicy oven-roasted potato wedges

35 minutes 4 people

These spicy oven-roasted potato wedges are even better cause they've covered in cheese. A lovely crispy side dish.