Galette des rois, by Eva in the Kitchen

Galette des Rois, Kings’ Cake

*Galette des Rois, traditional French cake made of puff pastry and filled with frangipane (almond paste). Scroll down for the recipe* Did you make any new years resolutions? If you do, I hope they don't...
Merry Christmas!

Happy holidays and a last minute easy Christmas menu!

Wishing you all happy holidays, I hope you get to spend them with family and friends (and great food of course!) Have fun & Eat well, Eva  PS For those still uncertain of what to serve, a last minute...
Dutch spice cookies XXL

Dutch spice cookies XXL

I was planning on posting a new recipe much earlier, but the recent events in Paris changed all plans I had last week. I know we are supposed to be fearless to show we will not let them take us down, but it's...
Champagne cocktail

Champagne cocktail

Well, Christmas is officially over. I've eaten enough to last me at least a week or two and still there were so many leftovers! I've been spoiled rotten with gifts and watched my favourite old holiday movies...
Christmas bundt cake

Christmas bundt cake

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas! You know the holidays are almost there when you catch yourself singing this song out loud. Or is it just me that can't stop singing Christmas songs these days?...
Gingerbread house

Gingerbread house

Gingerbread houses, I've seen them on tv and in magazines, but they're not really a Dutch tradition, nor a French one, so I never made one. Until recently, when all of the sudden, I felt the urgent need to...
Italian-inspired vegetarian Christmas menu

Christmas menu’s

Christmas, a time to have fun and enjoy being around your loved ones. In our fantasy this includes a crisp white snow landscape, a warming fire place, hot chocolate or warm wine and a festive meal....
Easy yogurt ice cream

Easy yogurt ice cream

Our holidays are often spent in the south of France. This is where MrintheKitchen's family lives, in the Provence, near the Mediterranean Sea. Lucky us, as we get to stay at his sister's house (from where we...
Easter inspiration

Easter Special

There's a long Easter weekend coming up, at least for me, since Easter monday is a public holiday in both the Netherlands and France. The food traditions for this holiday are a bit different for both...