German Style Creamy Potato Salad

We recently visited a new eatery in Melbourne called Hophaus Bier Bar Grill and rediscovered our love of German food. We decided there and then to create  the perfect potato salad and this is it!  Quick and easy and utterly delicious, served warm it goes well with just about everything. You can add additional ingredients like chopped…

Delicious Pierogi

Pierogi are a filled dumpling usually found in Poland or Russia and can now be readily brought frozen from any very good deli.  The brand I buy is called Pelmeni and they are filled with spinach and ricotta cheese.  They also come filled with beef or chicken which we are also eager to try. The…

Good old Cabbage and Bacon

The poor much maligned cabbage is actually a wonderful vegetable and very versatile.  Our favourite way of cooking it is gently fried/steamed with bacon and served as a side dish with meat or potatoes. I use Savoy cabbage or plain old green cabbage and always include some of the darker leaves finely shredded as well. …