Dutch food – Oliebollen

Now that Christmas has passed, it’s time to kick in the new year! Of course, that means, new year’s foods! One of the most prevelant well known Dutch food for New Year’s eve are oliebollen. Literally translated that means ‘oil balls’, yes, indeed, that doesn’t sound very appetizing, but they …

Making donuts – discovering water roux!

Some time ago, I decided to give donut making a shot. To be honest, I don’t eat donuts often at all, here in the Netherlands donuts aren’t that widely available (instead, we do eat oliebollen for new year’s, which are different though). Most supermarkets do have at least one box of …