Namibian Potjiekos Recipe | African Food on a Safari
A potjie is fantastic for any safari you go on, it is a very social occasion with everyone helping out with the preparation of the meat and vegetables and then sitting around the fire as it bubbles away. This is a great recipe for when you are in Namibia, or just chilling out on the…
Shin and Oxtail Beef Potjie | Ina Paarman
A recipe for all our traditional South African lovers of camp fire cooking. The combination of shin and oxtail delivers very good flavour and makes the dish more affordable. Prepare it in two phases – phase one, tenderise the meat and phase two, add flavour.
Tomato bredie cooked on the coals
My first night of camp cooking, and my first night camping, ever, was a fiasco. That was in 2009, on the Orange River, at the grassy and well run Abiqua River Camp on the Namibian side of the water. I started too late, only then realizing that darkness is...dark. I was still rattled by the bribe we had to pay at the border, but honestly I don't remember what else drove me to the state of near hysterics. Just the otherness of it all, I think. A complete lack of routine and familiarity with…
Ever wondered what you can make in a Dutch Oven? Ten easy ideas: braised short ribs, no-knead bread, lasagna, whole roasted chicken, and more!