Mouse Poynton, who together with her husband Richard runs Cleopatra Mountain Farmhouse in South Africa's beautiful Drakensberg mountains, shares one of her favourite recipes for dunking in a mug of early-morning coffee.

A plate of pure indulgence crafted by Richard Poynton at Cleopatra Mountain Farmhouse, Drakensberg, KwaZuluNatal, South Africa

A plate of pure indulgence crafted by Richard Poynton at Cleopatra Mountain Farmhouse, Drakensberg, KwaZuluNatal, South Africa

Courgette Soup at Cleopatra Mountain, Midlands Meander, KwaZulu-Natal http://www.followme2africa.com/accommodation/cleo01/KZN/KwaZulu-Natal/KZN-Midlands/Cleopatra-Mountain-Farmhouse

Courgette Soup at Cleopatra Mountain, Midlands Meander, KwaZulu-Natal http://www.followme2africa.com/accommodation/cleo01/KZN/KwaZulu-Natal/KZN-Midlands/Cleopatra-Mountain-Farmhouse

Another of Richard Poynton's gourmet presentations at Cleopatra Mountain Farmhouse, Kamberg Valley, KwaZuluNatal South Africa

Another of Richard Poynton's gourmet presentations at Cleopatra Mountain Farmhouse, Kamberg Valley, KwaZuluNatal South Africa

Anzac Biscuits Recipe from Cleopatra Mountain Farmhouse. Midlands Meander, KZN, South Africa www.midlandsmeander.co.za

Anzac Biscuits Recipe from Cleopatra Mountain Farmhouse. Midlands Meander, KZN, South Africa www.midlandsmeander.co.za

Simply the tastiest Chicken Livers ever at Cleopatra Mountain, KwaZulu-Natal. Snapped for us by Mouse herself. Join the 579 who've already booked with us and followme2 Cleopatra Mountain http://www.followme2africa.com/accommodation/cleo01/KZN/KwaZulu-Natal/KZN-Midlands/Cleopatra-Mountain-Farmhouse

Simply the tastiest Chicken Livers ever at Cleopatra Mountain, KwaZulu-Natal. Snapped for us by Mouse herself. Join the 579 who've already booked with us and followme2 Cleopatra Mountain http://www.followme2africa.com/accommodation/cleo01/KZN/KwaZulu-Natal/KZN-Midlands/Cleopatra-Mountain-Farmhouse

Midlands Meander. Self drive routes which offer visitors antique shops, Artisan arts and crafts, coffee shops, picnic areas and nature reserves

Self drive routes which offer visitors antique shops, Artisan arts and crafts, coffee shops, picnic areas and nature reserves

Even carnivores will be tempted with this avocado, cream and basil soup from gourmet getaway Cleopatra Mountain Farmhouse.

Richard is in love with food, a passion of his since school days. He bases all his dishes on flavour first and loves trying new ingredients and ideas.

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