Carribbean chicken

Carribbean chicken

Paprika has always been one of my favorite spices and this tasty Carribbean dishes is a real winner. tasty, not spicy hot but full of flavor. It’s really simple and takes just a few minutes to make. (good for 4 hungry people) A little taste of the Carribbean...
Denningvleis

Denningvleis

I was lucky enough to be given Lannice Snymans latest cookbook and decided to have a few good friends over to try out some of the recipes. Well I gotta tell you this recipe was a real treat, very simple and a flavour so unlike what I would have expected and all my...
Chicken Cheesa

Chicken Cheesa

From all my times in and out of airports lately and the regular visits to Juicy Lucy I have come to love the Cheesa’s that they serve and have come up with this recipe which is really great. It’s not meant to immitate them but improves on the theme, I...
Quick chicken parmagiana

Quick chicken parmagiana

This one is really quick and tastes fantastic. The parmesan in the crispy crumbs is seriously moreish. It is a perfect weekday treat and only takes minutes to prepare. It’s Italian food in the real spirit of Italian cooking, tasty, quick and easy to prepare....
Coconut beef curry

Coconut beef curry

I went to this restaurant in JHB and had the most fantastic cocnut beef curry that I just had to try and reproduce it. This was pretty close and I can tell you I really enjoyed it. It’s a hot version which for some reason the coconut seems to calm. What you need...
Roast brisket

Roast brisket

Brisket that has been slow roasted is incredibly soft and tender and this recipe has a fantastic smoky, sweet and spicy outside which is delectably irresistible. Have this as a main meal and be sure to leave a few slices to have on sandwiches made with some nice rye...
Champagne cocktail

Champagne cocktail

It’s celebration time! New years celebrations mean one thing, and that is lots and lots of champagne. Try these champagne cocktails for some variety. There is a sweet one, a dark one, a traditional champagne cocktail and then the good old Mimosa. Traditional...
Christmas turkey

Christmas turkey

It’s that time of year again that we get all excited and prepared for the Christmas lunch or dinner food fest and of course the turkey is the most important part. Cooking a turkey can be a little intimidating faced with a 5kg bird that needs to be done to...
Steak and avocado salad

Steak and avocado salad

This is a salad with a difference, crunchy potatoes, avo and a mustard dressing. It’s really good and a substantial meal that takes just a few minutes to prepare. The aged steaks available at Pick n Pay or Woolies are such great quality and so tender these days...
Beef and haloumi kebabs

Beef and haloumi kebabs

Kebabs make a great change when serving steak and the creamy haloumi just adds to the experience. For the braai or the stove, these are really fanatstic. Beef and Haloumi go so well together, I am surprised you don’t see it in restaurants. What you need 1kg rump...