Bunny Chow - Immaculate Bites
Bunny Chow – deliciously tasty South African Street food with made with aromatic spices, meat, chickpeas and potatoes served in hollow bread. A one-of-a-kind sandwich! With winter in full swing, you can’t have enough comforting meals in your arsenal. I mean, think about it, why would want to make the same thing over and ... View More
Malva Pudding Cupcakes with Amarula Mascarpone Icing
When I saw a recipe for Malva pudding in the Taste Magazine, I was reminded of the delicious-ness of that dish. It is a perfect, sweet and sticky winter comfort food. But I had no excuse to make a pudding (ja, I know - do you really need an excuse to make pudding?!) and lots of reasons to make cupcakes. So hey presto! the idea for Malva Pudding Cupcakes was born. Well, actually I thought I was being very clever and original, but apparently not - according to Google. However, I did also come…
Recipe VIDEO above. Meltingly tender veal shanks slow cooked in a tomato sauce, a classic Italian dish! This is traditionally served with Risotto Milanese (saffron risotto) but is also terrific over mashed potato, polenta and even pasta. Gremolata is also served with Osso Buco and it provides a fantastic freshness to contrast with the richness of this dish.
Old Fashioned Custard Cookies - Bits Of Carey
Custard cookies (Vla koekies) are my absolute favourite biscuits of all time. As a child, we would find them at the local Tuisbedryf or at the till points at 7 eleven. Nowadays, it is only when we visit food markets in small towns that I find these buttery, short, melt-in-your-mouth bites of nostalgia. I need […]
Sweet pot bread, a South African braai classic – Melkkos & Merlot
Pot bread with a sweet twist. Brown sugar and cream turn the traditional braai classic into a sticky treat your kids will devour.
Boerewors (Wors), Pap & Sous – Braai’d (Grilled) South African Sausage
What is Boerewors? The name Boerewors is derived from the Afrikaans words Boer (farmer) and Wors (Sausage) and is usually abbreviated to just “Wors” in South Africa. Boerewors is a trad…
Maalvleis is ’n weeksdagstaatmaker in menige huis, maar ons dink dikwels net aan bobotie en frikkadelle wanneer ons vir aandete-idees soek. Maak volgende keer hierdie maklike pastei.