I´m a designer and illustrator from Germany. If I´m not traveling I like to cook new delicious recipes and afterwards illustrate them.
Recipes By nataliaoro
This easy to prepare salad is so delicious ans the star of every summer party. It pairs well with balsamic vinegar. The strawberries could be exchanged with other fruits like peaches, raspberries, and even watermelon. Try with cheese, bread and a glas of white wine.
Frankfurt has a long tradition of selling fresh products on the streets. There have been farmers' markets in Frankfurt since the 12th century. The illustration shows six of the overall 20 farmers' markets, which exist in the city of Frankfurt nowadays. Each district has its own one an a particular day of the week from Tuesday to Saturday.
This is a very uncomplicated and delicious recipe for a quiche. I cheat a little bit and use ready-made puff pastry instead of doing the dough by myself. You can use any kind of vegetables and also any kind of cheese. I like my quiche with feta cheese and gouda.
During the quarantine I have more time to cook so I learned recently to make my own bread. Ingredients like flour, olive oil, salt, yeast, olives, dried tomatoes and spices like rosemary and thyme are always available in my pantry. So this quick and very easy recipe for an original Italian focaccia just became my favourite recipe.
Pasta e Fagioli is a traditional italian soup and consists of inexpensive ingredients. There are a lot of variations of this dish, due to the availability of the ingredients in the different regions of Italy. Dean Martin popularized this dish with his song „That’s Amore“ which includes the lyrics "When the stars make you drool, just like pasta fazool, that's amore".
Frijoles refritos are an important part of the traditional mexican cuisine and are the base of many dishes like soups, tostadas, huaraches, etc. In the northern mexican cuisine refried beans are usually made out of pinto beans, whereas black or red kidney beans are used in other Latin American regions to prepare this dish.