Category Archives: Food

Melbourne: 15 new veggies and fruit to try

1 Sealinthefog Australia Queen Victoria Market Vegetables

You might have noted by now that we have a passion for markets and food. When you combine our love for walking between the stalls and peaking in each of them and our impulse to trying new food and plates, you can imagine what were and still are our emotions when we moved to our new house in Melbourne, not far from the central Queen Victoria Market. Continue reading

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Guacamole recipe

7 Sealinthefog Guacamole

It’s been very long since we last shared a post on food. Although eating out, trying new-to-us cuisines and different food are some of our favorite things, another important aspect in our relationship with food involves the process of making a dish.

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Cheese tasting: a moshav near Jerusalem

1 Sealinthefog Cheese tasting - a Moshav near Jerusalem

When my father come on a 10-days visit, Matteo and I tought we had to organize something nice. We knew we were mainly going to stay in Tel Aviv and in Jerusalem, to discover the two cities, but we had planned to rent a car, so we tought it was the perfect opportunity to take a little peek at the hills around Jerusalem. Continue reading

Homemade bagels

6 sealinthefog bagel bread recipe

As you probably know, Matteo worked as a cook in Madrid. But what you don’t know is that he actually worked in Pizza shop for about two years. So he has quite a good hand with preparing dough, rising times and creating yummy stuff from simple ingredients. So he decided he wanted to try to make homemade bagels! Continue reading

Going out on a Shabbat evening in Jerusalem

4 Sealinthefog Going out on a Shabbat evening in Jerusalem

Jerusalem is enchanting. I fell in love with it the first time I visited in 2008. The old city and its contrasts are breathtaking. And when people ask me about it, I just answer that I am firmly convinced that everybody, with religious or non-religious beliefs or with no beliefs at all, should visit this magical place, with its beauty and its infinite problems.

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The art of enjoying homemade Dim Sum

Dim Sum sealingthefog 5

While in Italy last year (yes, I know, long time ago, but I thought just now it would be nice to share this post) my husband put his cooking skills to test quite a lot.  We don’t plan to be sharing all the recipes, since unluckily most of the times we didn’t take pictures. We did though document a few. So here comes the first one (well actually the second one, since we already shared the Jujube compote recipe).

He prepared homemade Dim Sum! Continue reading

Jujube or Chinese date compote

1 sealinthefog Jujube Compote Marmellata di Giuggiole

As I promised in this post, which was actually long time ago, here comes a tutorial, and this time it’s our first kitchen related post. Continue reading

DIY cake topper

As I promised last week here goes the post on our DIY cake topper.

While organizing our wedding I had seen many cake toppers and I really wanted to buy a cutomized one, like the beatifull ones you can get on Etsy. At the same time I loved the idea of DIYing one.  Continue reading

A DIY wedding cupcake stand

Among all the diy we did for our wedding there was also a cupcake stand. The gorgeous and delicious cupcakes made by Elisa, the fantastic owner of Come d’incanto [check out here website], needed something to be served on and to shine! . Continue reading