September 16, 2022 Natalia Reca 0Comment

September in Sayulita tends to be one long hot steamy month, and what could be better than a light, healthy breakfast to start the day? Let me introduce you to Turkish eggs. I know what you’re thinking… yogurt and eggs? But let me assure you this is one of the best combinations I’ve ever had and it is now officially my favorite breakfast/brunch/midday snack. Picture this, a creamy dollop of labneh/yogurt, two perfectly poached eggs, drizzled (heavily) with chili garlic butter, topped with herby za’atar, optional goats cheese, salt, and pepper accompanied by some warm toasted bread. Voila! This dish…

August 17, 2022 Natalia Reca 0Comment

Burrata, Tomatoes And Basil Oh My! Here’s a super easy, throw-together salad recipe, perfect for hot Sayulita days or nights! I love sourcing unusual fresh ingredients when possible, so I jumped at the opportunity to get my hands on some home-grown yellow, orange and marbled tomatoes. These tomato varieties are quite easy to grow at home, you can get seeds packet at places like Home Depot, or even online. If you manage to get your hands on a more exotic tomato I encourage you to save a few seeds and replant, soon enough you’ll have enough tomatoes to create this…

June 20, 2022 sayulitablog 0Comment

I am in British Columbia right now and my most favourite fruits are in season. There is nothing like fresh picked strawberries and I have a farm up the road where they did their 1st ripe picking yesterday.  OMG…luscious, red, and with the most amazing flavour! Then combine them with beautiful red stocks of fresh rhubarb. A combination made in heaven! I was in the mood for a fruit crumble so I got to work in my kitchen. INGREDIENTS FOR FILLING: – 1 or 2 pints of fresh very ripe strawberries …about 1&1/2 cups *if you can’t find fresh picked…

June 5, 2022 sayulitablog 0Comment

I recently indulged one of my kitchen dreams; I bought myself  and am using (pretty much daily) an airfryer.I don’t know why it took me so long to indulge… mainly cause I really didn’t want another appliance sitting on my kitchen counter. Well let me tell you that making space on your counter might be a challenge… but please do it! If you need to pull it out of a cupboard every time you want to air fry something…you will not use it to it’s best potential. There are many different models and brands out there. After doing my due…