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A very Croatian Christmas, as seen on Lifestyle Food

Advent in Croatia is littered with celebrations, with St Catherine’s Day, St Barbaras Day, St Nicholas’ Day and St Lucia’s day all falling in the period. Interestingly, it’s not Santa Claus that distributes gifts to children, but various saints (depending in which part of the country you live in). The [...]

By |January 14th, 2016|

Bella’s Brudet – Croatian Seafood Hot Pot with Polenta, as seen on The Morning Show

Croatian cuisine is not yet very well known in Australia, but more and more Aussies are discovering this wonderful cuisine both locally and while on holidays on the sunny Dalmatian coast. I was lucky enough to travel to Croatia a few years ago and was amazing by the quality and [...]

By |July 3rd, 2014|

Recipe: Croatian Squid Ink Gnocchi with Prawns and Zucchini, as seen on The Morning Show

Bella has been lucky enough to visit Europe this year, and for the next 7 weeks we will be bringing the tastes of Europe to your TV screen and kitchen. First up is a delicious dish from Croatia. Despite its intense colour, squid ink gives a delicate briny taste to [...]

By |September 11th, 2013|