Steak Tacos with Mango Salsa

These amazing tacos are loaded with grilled beef steak and topped with the most fresh salsa made from mango and avocado, generously drizzled with lime juice.

Summer is one step closer to Calgary and I must say, I am looking forward to it. Not necessarily because this usually marks the beginning of the grilling season, heck I am doing that all year round, neither snow nor rain nor heat… but I am really excited about all the fresh produce, vegetables, legumes, greenies that come with the hot season. 

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Classic Canadian fast-food dish with mushroom gravy and cheese curds

Canadian Poutine with Mushroom Gravy

I pride myself for being a Canadian and yet, I never have posted a recipe for poutine, which I think is one of the most loved side dishes around here. Fortunately, this is not a difficult recipe though I never got around to making it, you know 

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Romanian traditional street food, made from beef and mixed with a million spices

Romanian Street Food: Mititei

If you don’t know this by now, the recipe I’m about to share is THE BEST selling street food in Romania. Forget about, burgers, sandwiches, wraps, doughnuts or any other food combinations you can think of, park your food truck or grill in the middle of the 

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Delicious salad of Arabic origin with pita bread and loaded with vegetables

Chicken Fattoush Salad

Wife calls me a salad nut and that I should change the name of my website into saladglory or something similar but the truth is, she’s enjoying them as much as I do. I guess somebody has to cook something else but pasta and casseroles in this 

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A great combination of croutons and delicious sweet tomatoes

Panzanella Salad

It is amazing how gorgeous these tomatoes look in a salad but, there is no point in making a long story about them because I already did (lol), so I will just go on with the recipe. Every time I think salad, tomatoes are 99% of the 

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Delicious guacamole recipe with bold flavours and loaded with all sorts of veggies

Hearty Guacamole

Avocado is something that we used in our kitchen only for few years now and not that often to be honest. Personally, I don’t care much for it though works really really well in salads and guacamole, which is my favorite. Over the years, we tried various 

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Delicious roasted chicken loaded with spices and herbs, cooked using beer steam.

Beer Can Roasted Chicken

So let’s be honest here, this is a funny looking chicken and I can think of so many jokes but it was so damn good in the end, it wasn’t funny anymore. A few years ago my wife and I bought a rotisserie oven, you know the 

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These tender and juicy pork chops are dredged through flour and breadcrumbs and fried to a crispy perfection.

Pork Schnitzel

Pork Schnitzels, my friends! This is where it’s at! This post is all about pork, if you’re no pork lover, then you will want to leave now. But, if you’re like me, loving and embracing everything about pork, then let’s be friends and share in the love 

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Delicious salad of Levantine Arabic origin

Tabbouleh Salad

Let me start by saying that I really love tabbouleh. Though it has been a somewhat recent discovery of mine, the passion I always had for fresh parsley made this salad one of my favorites. Of Arabic origin, this salad is somewhat popular in North America though 

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Romanian sour zucchini soup recipe

Zucchini Soup

Every time I try to make something with zucchini, my success is somewhat limited. The fact that I am not a fan might have some saying in this as well but to be honest, they don’t really go that well with pretty much anything. Well, sort of… 

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Easy chicken stir-fry recipe, loaded with various vegetables and colorful riccia pasta

Chicken and Veggie Stir-Fry

So I finally bought, which I think is, a good wok. All of my previous experiences using a wok turned weird and unpleasant, every single one I owned was either burned in the process or glued to the food I was trying to prepare. Well, it is 

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