Das Eierbrot and Spaghetti with Meatballs

World Cup, Day 10 & 11 – Germany & U.S.A. Das Eierbrot and Spaghetti with Meatballs Day 10 is the first time I’ve struggled to fulfill my challenge as we had a hectic day but I managed to cheat and prepare a German ‘dish’ – Das Eierbrot: an open faced sandwich topped with butter and egg. It’s simple yet satisfying. With an easy dish like this, … Continue reading Das Eierbrot and Spaghetti with Meatballs

Moules – Frites

World Cup, Day 6 – Belgium Moules Frites Mussels and Chips Day 5 of the World Cup provided another impressive scoreline with Germany defeating Portugal 4-0. My Portuguese fish stew worked well, so today I stayed with the fish theme – the Belgian dish Moules-Frites. This is a simple dish that takes advantage of great tasting shellfish. I decided against making deep-fried chips and went with … Continue reading Moules – Frites

Portuguese Fish Stew

World Cup, Day 5 – Portugal Fish Stew Day 4 was an entertaining day on the pitch and in the kitchen. France had a 3-0 win against a physical Ecuador side, while Argentina overcame an impressive Bosnia and Herzegovina. Food wise, the omelette was a nightmare! I failed miserably at something so basic, which was made worse by Ali ordering burger and chips. I was determined … Continue reading Portuguese Fish Stew