Beet Kvass– nicer than it sounds

This post is a part of the Two for Tuesday Blog hop. The first time I ever tried beet kvass, I drank it for the health benefits alone. My mind couldn’t get around the salty beet flavour, and, as it turned out, my gut couldn’t either. My digestion wasn’t that great at the time, and … Continue reading

Disaster zone

It’s not all about happy endings and pretty pictures. There was the time when I dropped the roasting pan down my legs and got 2nd degree burns. And the time when my fava beans were so tough and mealy that I felt a bit sorry for the guests who had to put on smiley faces … Continue reading

Ginger brew.

I don’t really feel very summery today, even though it’s hot outside, and the sun is shining. Even though I can hear my neighbour’s kids playing outside, and my kitchen is filled with tomatoes and berries, I feel kinda wintery and lazy. Luckily, this ginger brew is good for both hot summers and cold winters … Continue reading