Mayonnaise Salad

This is another salad recipe that I want to share with everybody. The mayonnaise salad may be the simplest salad and probably everybody knows about it. However, I believe that someone out there might have never seen it. The first time I had this salad was in Kyrgyzstan, where Apa (my mother-in-law) use to prepare it as an accompaniment for her Kyrgyz-style fried macaroni.

Great combination of mayonnaise and vegetables.

As any other salad; vegetables especially cucumber really has refreshing effect to your body. This salad has a fresh, sweet Continue reading “Mayonnaise Salad”

Chicken & Mushroom Lasagna

Oven fresh Lasagna.

Mmmm… what do you know about lasagna? Everyone knows lasagna, and it is very subjective dish to talk about. It all depends on one’s preference; the filling, the white sauce or even the whole lasagna can be the determinant. For me, it is about the whole package! It’s not my national food, so I cannot say what kind of lasagna is the best.

The original recipe is prepared using spinach pasta, bolognese meat sauce and Italian béchamel sauce. This particular recipe is known as Lasagne Verdi al Forno. There are various kind of lasagnas out there, all prepared according to one’s preference. There is the kind for meat lover (definitely using bolognese sauce), for the chicken lover (like in my recipe), and the vegetarian. Continue reading “Chicken & Mushroom Lasagna”