Szechuan Chicken

Chinese street food is the best! I spent half a year studying in South East Asia and mainly lived off the university canteen and street food. It’s cheap, it’s quick […]

Ginger and Olives - German Girl Cooks - Jamie's 15 Minute Lamb Kofta

Jamie’s 15 Minute Lamb Kofta

You know what I find mildly surprising? One of the stereotypes about British people is that apparently they are not particularly good at cooking. Yet, there are so many British […]

Ginger and Olives - Spicy Pumpkin Soup with Ginger and Red Curry Paste - Recipe

Pumpkin and Ginger Soup

Halloween is two days away and the world is going pumpkin crazy once again. Pumpkin cake, pumpkin spice latte, pumpkin everything. It reminds me of asparagus season in Germany, even […]

Ginger and Olives - Spinach Pasta and Vegetable Ragout Recipe

Spinach Pasta & Vegetable Ragout

I am somewhat obsessed with spinach. To me, spinach just makes (almost) everything better! Spinach curries, spinach casseroles, spinach pasta dishes!  It’s no  surprise that this spinach pasta appealed to […]


Thai Chicken Noodle Soup

Thai is one of the most popular cuisines and I can totally see why. Most Thai dishes are rather light but incredibly aromatic and have a (very) spicy edge. Unfortunately, […]

Broccoli Cheese Soup

Everybody knows that broccoli is good for you. However, despite it’s nutritional benefits it doesn’t have the best reputation. Movies and TV shows often suggest it’s that green vegetable that […]

vegan mettwurst

Vegan Mettwurst

Mettwurst is a delicious cured sausage meat spread and one of the things I miss dearly about living in Germany. Since it is difficult to get here in the UK, […]