My favourites

My favourites

My favourites
Katelyn and the chocolate factory

Katelyn and the chocolate factory

My response. DV Chocolate - nom nom nom. I was like a kid on Christmas morning brimming with excitement and anticipation
Pickled Fish

Pickled Fish

I decided to follow my motto (quickly prepared but delicious food) and to prepare the dish quick and easy
South African Milk Tart Recipe

South African Milk Tart Recipe

A couple of days ago, on a winter afternoon, with an over-supply of milk from the weekend about to hit its sell by date, I suddenly had a yen for a nice, creamy rice pudding
Lemon Meringue Pie

Lemon Meringue Pie

I wish you could see the excitement on my face right now. This is my first post since I took on this exciting challenge of joining the blogging world and I have made the Ultimate Lemon Meringue Pie
Quick and delicious chicken soup

Quick and delicious chicken soup

Instead of heading to Woolies for a packet of pre-prepared soup I decided to up the anti and try my hand at a homemade broth
Deliciously Stuffed Sweet Potato

Deliciously Stuffed Sweet Potato

This is one of my new favourite ways to eat it.   I love the flavour explosion in my mouth of combining the spiciness of the mushrooms, the sweetness of the potato and the creamy cheesy taste of the cheese
A delicious sponge~

A delicious sponge~

I  have been enjoying viewing BBC Food and Lifestyle, in particular the series on the delicious Miss Dahl
Crispy roti recipe

Crispy roti recipe

It has been in my family for years now and once you try it, it may be in yours for years to come too

How to make Cake Pops.

The cake pop, this innocent little ball of cake heaven was brought to America’s attention by the now famous blog, Bakerella
A mid-week fix-me-up

A mid-week fix-me-up

Unwinding does not always go hand in hand with sleeping and so on this mid week day I find myself a little… stretched
Iranian Tahchin

Iranian Tahchin

Print. Iranian Tahchin. 41. Prep Time. 30 Minutes 30 minutes. Cook Time. 10 Minutes 2 hours, 15 minutes. 8 Servings

Plant Cafe Cape Town: Vegan and vegetarian

Situated at 142 Buitengracht at the Urban Hub, the latest addition to Cape Town’s trendy lunch (and breakfast) scene features a menu that will have any vegetarian, vegan or veggie lover drooling
Tanzanian Mango and Lime Chicken Recipe

Tanzanian Mango and Lime Chicken Recipe

Situated on the East coast of Africa, Tanzania is home to the famous Mt Kilimanjaro and the spice islands of Zanzibar
Vegan Stir Fried Udon Noodles

Vegan Stir Fried Udon Noodles

You can use your favorite veggies, I usually add the vegetables I have in my fridge. I always cook with extra virgin olive oil and avoid refined oils, they are not healthy at all and it’s fairly resistant to the heat, although I prefer to use the least amount of oil on my dishes
Beef Kofta in Tomato and Coconut sauce

Beef Kofta in Tomato and Coconut sauce

There are many varieties of Koftas from all nations, the most popular being the Greek version, spiced with a yoghurt sauce accompanying it
Asian Inspiration

Asian Inspiration

From my last post, 'Eating Clouds' I'm going to be making a Wonton starter. I learnt how to make Creme Brulee, because it is one of my husbands favourite dessert and I get to own a blow torch ( my mother was a little worried about the latter but I haven't burnt my kitchen down
Cheap, Cheerful and Delicious

Cheap, Cheerful and Delicious

For years I heard about how great my girlfriend’s grandmother’s pea soup was and for years I tried but nothing could compare
The Rhebokskloof Lamb Shank Recipe

The Rhebokskloof Lamb Shank Recipe

Tweet. Rhebokskloof Wine Estate hosted several Shank & Shiraz dinner evenings recently. For all the chefs out there, they have made their very own Rhebokskloof Lamb Shank recipe available so you can try to replicate the dish at home
The Louw's Curried Potjie

The Louw's Curried Potjie

I have mentioned my craving for "Potjie Kos" a stew cooked in a large three footed, cast iron pot over a fire
Paella Recipe

Paella Recipe

I was very spoilt this Christmas, and one of my gifts was a cherry red Le Creuset cast iron Buffet Casserole (yay
Chia Seeds

Chia Seeds

My main meals of the day are breakfast and dinner, being lactose intolerant I get bored of my options sometimes and am also in a hurry