August 7, 2018

Quick Mexican Tomato-Tortilla Soup

Quick Mexican Tomato-Tortilla Soup Serves 4 – 6 15 ml sunflower oil 1 onion, chopped 3 ml dried chilli flakes […]
August 6, 2018

Cherry-Red Roast-Tomato Starter

Serves 4 – 6 1 punnet Rosa baby tomatoes 25 ml olive oil Sea salt and freshly-ground black pepper 5 […]
August 3, 2018


Serves 8 – 10 250 ml bulgar wheat 375 ml boiling water 15 ml sea salt (Maldon sea salt is […]
August 2, 2018

Easy Spanish Tortilla

Easy Spanish Tortilla Serves 6 – 8 12 – 14 large eggs 8 potatoes, parboiled and chopped into thick slices […]
August 1, 2018

Quinoa with Butternut & Caramelized Onions

  Quinoa is a gluten-free grain. It originates in the Andean mountains of South America. It is high in protein, […]
July 31, 2018

Pistachio and Cranberry Cheese Roll

At certain times you need to entertain. This appetizer or starter certainly has a festive and colourful air about it. […]
July 30, 2018

Pawpaw & Avo Salad

Pawpaw & Avo Salad Wow! This salad is bursting with freshness and flavour; a must make when these fruits and […]
July 27, 2018

Foods you can braai instead of meat

Being a vegeterian, when I go over to dinner parties or to a braai people never know what to serve […]
July 26, 2018

White Gazpacho

500 ml bread cubes – use baguette, ciabatta loaf, or sliced, crustless, white bread 375 ml cold water, divided 80 […]
July 25, 2018

Rich Almond Tart

If you are a nut lover, then this is the sweet treat for you! Serves 8 – 10 Base: 125 […]
July 24, 2018

Sparkly Brinjal and Goats Cheese Salad

This is a great make-ahead salad which does not go limp and mushy when standing. In fact the flavours combine […]
July 23, 2018

Honey-Nougat Ice Cream

Honey-Nougat ice cream has the flavour of traditional almond-and-nut nougat in a smooth, intensely rich ice cream. This is any […]
July 20, 2018

Best Taste Chocolate Muffins

  Best Taste Chocolate Muffins Put the kettle on, it’s time for tea! These look like cupcakes, but taste like […]
July 19, 2018

Berry Mousse

This captures the taste of summer berries to its full potential; serve with a plain biscuit for extra texture. Serves […]
July 18, 2018

Best -Ever Hot Milk Sponge

A great basic cake that can be made in different flavours and dressed up or down for serving. Makes 1 […]
July 17, 2018

Best-ever Choc-Nut Brownies

Makes 16 large squares or 36 small squares 180 g butter or margarine (180 ml) 400 g dark cooking chocolate, […]
July 16, 2018

Macadamia Apple Crumble

Our very good friends Beth and Dmitri always bring the most wonderful gifts, whether they come for dinner or for […]
July 13, 2018

Favourite Fudge

    This ever-popular fudge recipe has been around since we first offered our microwave cookery classes in the 80s. […]