THAI SWEET CHILLIE SAUCE
Thai sweet chillie sauce is syrupy, sweet and hot spicy. It takes under 10 minutes to make from start to finish. It's super quick. But I think the most satisfying part about making sauces, pickles, chutneys, jams or relishes, super quick or not, is in the bottling. Because you just know better things are about to come. I really wanted a square bottle for this. So I went to Daiso. Got it. Daiso has everything. They have the littlest sauce bottles in the world too. Each slightly longer than an…
Boerewors spice recipe
A South African braaivleis (BRIGH [like high] - flayce, lit. 'roast meat,' but meaning barbecue) is nothing without boerewors [BOO-ruh-vawrs, farmers sausage]. But boerewors is close to impossible to find in New York, and when you do, it's a bizarre echo of something the maker never tasted themselves. In 2010, when I first started looking for recipes for boerewors online, it amazed me that this ubiquitous South African sausage, available in every supermarket and butchery and corner joint in…
Bacon Cheddar Scones - Everyday Annie
Remember a couple weeks ago when I made these super yummy banana berry muffins which also happen to be really healthy? Well, these are sort of the opposite of that (except the delicious part, of course). I like to bring in breakfast treats for my coworkers when we have to work weekends. I think it […]
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Prep Time: Cook time: Serves: Sweet and sour beans in sauce. Modern South African “sousboontjies” are made from a speckled bean known as a sugar beans (lima beans). Hettie Claassens describes the interesting history of this traditional South African dish in her book "Die Geskiedenis van...