Other European Countries

  • Peri Peri (Piri Piri) Spices -- Delicious & Wonderful

    Peri Peri Spices

    Tyler

    Peri Peri spices are absolutely incredible. I had never heard about them until I moved to the UK. My first week there, all I heard about was this restaurant called Nando’s. Everyone said that it was delicious. A month or two later, I finally made my way over there. You know what? Nando’s (in the UK) is really good. Why? Because of the peri peri spices. Now, the peri peri pepper is not European. While the pepper originates from the Americas, it now grows throughout southeast Africa. The sauce and seasoning, however, is Portuguese. (If you want a mini lesson on this…

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  • Poolish

    Tyler

    I’ve been making a TON of bread recently. In the past couple days, my oven has baked 10 pizzas, 4 focaccias, 1 pissaladiere, 8 loaves of bread, and reheating my spanakorizo from yesterday (leftovers). And I really excited to teach you today how to make the Polish poolish. Now if you don’t know what a poolish is, why it is useful, or what makes the poolish so awesome then you, my friend, have come to the right place! I don’t want to go into all the details of the history of the poolish, why it is used so much compared…

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