Crunchy sweet potato fries

Have you tried to make crispy sweet potato fries? No matter how many times you google you can’t seem to find THE right recipe and many of the recipes are almost the same. When baking or frying sweetpotatoe you might get a stiffer outer layer that soon softens, but it is not crunchy. The reason for this is that sweet…

Lukumades, greek doughnuts

  Loukoumades,  traditional Greek dougnuts. Loukoumades are little bite-sized fluffy sweet honey puffs, which are deep fried to golden and crispy perfection. Greek donuts are traditionally served soaked in honey syrup, sprinkled with cinnamon and garnished with chopped walnuts or toasted sesame seeds. These doughnuts I took a little west and coated them in sugar…

Sweet potato chips

Sweet potato chips a little healthier than regular potatochips and super yummy.    

Chicken nuggets with orange and apricot sauce

Since I have started this new blog on WordPress I am translating most of my old post from Lizas matverden and reposting them here. I have mostly reposted them by date, but sometimes I repost them in the present. This is one of those old post I just wanted to share again, it is not…

Ukoy, shrimp fritters

These small fried shrimp pancakes calle Ukoy that popular in the Philippines. Many eat them as a mid day snack(meryenda) purchased from one of the street hawkers peddeling this snack. I got to know these while growing up in Norway this is something my mum made quite often and served with a spicy vinegar dip. I did not aquire…

You only need one table spoon of oil in an Actifry

I got an Actifry for Christmas and it prepares fried food in a healthier way. I did not plan to write about this piece of kitchen equipment because my first attempt frying in this thing did not go so well, my fries turned out as if I had put them in the oven, my potato strips…