Hooray for Hummus!

Recipes, Savoury Snacks

Recently the New York times reported that the annual turnover of the hummus industry in the US has increased a hundredfold. Wait a minute? Hummus industry? I didn’t even know such a thing existed. But seemingly it does. And I know why. Because hummus is brilliant.

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Jam sessions #1: Pear, lemon and balm jam

Breakfast, Recipes

“You reap what you see.”

The harvest. This week I’m at my parents place in an old farm-house with a garden the size of a football field (such lucky people). Oh how I wish to have a garden in Berlin! Anyhow, I decided to take a part of their orchard with me in the form of jam jars and juice bottles. And so I begun plucking and cooking (believe me it was a large-scale production). As a result I’ve got a brand-new recipe for you today and one will follow tomorrow. VoilĂ : a recipe for pear and lemon jam with a hint of lemon balm.