Pumpkin and Pear

During days such as today – with beautiful sun and mild temperatures – last thing you’d like to do is to spend whole day inside. Knowing that the awfully gray and dull version of Autumn is waiting just around the corner I’d rather advice you to play badminton in garden, go for a impossibly long…

Slow Box Strikes Back …with Pumpkins Onboard

Since July Thursdays are for me…Slow Boxes Day. Each Thursday Jola  (or her wonderful daughter Hania) is delivering us wonderful boxes filled with fresh, just picked vegetable. Green onions, radicchio, spinach, sweet tomatoes, zucchinis …And pumpkins – orange warning  sign that Autumn is waiting just behind the corner. Tagliatelle with Pumpkin 500 g pumpkin 2…

From A to Zucchini

Zucchini is one of most wonderful vegetables. Well, of course, all are wonderful (especially if you get them from food-lovin’ people), but zucchini is an invitation to cooking experiments. You can do so much with it, really. You can stuff it, grill it, pure it and transform into creamy soup, saute it with some garlic…

Box Full of Tasty Surprises

For some time now I wanted to write You about a project we have run among group of food lovin’ friends and friends of the friends. It is called „slow box” , after „Slow Food” and „Box” words. The Green boxes or Organic boxes are well known in UK, US and Australia. In Poland, sadly…

Baby Zucchinis and Barley Groats

You can envy me, really. At least on each Thursday when I receive box full of nice greens and vegetables. Today in my green box I have found baby zucchinis, pak-chois, young corn, fava beans, endive and arugula, oakleaf salad…oh, they are so beautiful that You an just see and watch them. But far better…

Slow Food meeting – early greens

What’s Slow Food? Slow Food is all about food which is good, clean and fair. Food which taste great and was made with passion and heart. In Poland we have four regional SF conviviums: in Kraków, Lódź, Poznań and Warsaw. Last Saturday (16th of May) I’ve attened the meeting of the Warsaw convivum which was…