Category: Recipes

SASKO Top Bakers Programme

SASKO Top Bakers Programme

Last month, I attended Sasko Chef’s Kitchen where we learned how to make our own bread. We baked and ate our own delicious bread. I learned just how quick and easy it is to make your own bread. And I’m talking about gourmet, colorful and […]

Two impressive yet easy brunch ideas and the recipes

Two impressive yet easy brunch ideas and the recipes

When it comes to cooking, I’m terrible. When it comes to lunch ideas, I’m even worse. I never know what to make. But I’m great at following recipes. You see, following a recipe give me the opportunity to create something amazing and impressive, without having […]

Quick and easy Bunny Chow

Quick and easy Bunny Chow

As you may or may not know, I was born and raised in Durbs. My all time favorite meal is a Bunny Chow. I sure do miss being able order one whenever I want to. I’ve only found one restaurant in Cape Town who sells […]

Fettucini Pasta

Fettucini Pasta

We had some rain in Cape Town last night, how lovely! Today, the skies are looking grey and it is a little nippy outside. This definitely calls for a winter warmer kinda meal. Something like Fetuccini Pasta is the perfect meal for a day like […]

Ribollita, Italian Bread Soup {Free recipe download}

Ribollita, Italian Bread Soup {Free recipe download}

There is no better way to kick off your A/W 2018 than to cook a pot of delicious Ribollita, Italian Bread Soup. What is Ribollita? ‘Ribollita’ is a delicious, wholesome, Italian soup, quite similar to minestrone. So think red and rich and tastey. That is […]

Spinach and Feta Quesadillas with a twist

Spinach and Feta Quesadillas with a twist

I’ve always wondered what a quesadilla is. It sounds like something spicey and colorful. Just how I like my food. A ‘Quesadilla’ is a kind of Mexican, stuffed pancake traditionally made using Tortillas, but this time, we’re making them using pancakes! Spinach and Feta Quesadillas with […]

Umami Mushroom and Truffle Pancakes

Umami Mushroom and Truffle Pancakes

Last weeks Meatless Monday was a delicious Broccoli, Feta & Caramelised Onion Strata. Today, we’re making Umami Mushroom and Truffle Pancakes. You’re wondering what is Unami? ‘Umami’ can be loosely translated as ‘delicious savoury taste’ and is the latest food craze to hit the Western world. […]

Creamy Mushrooms and Thyme on Toast

Creamy Mushrooms and Thyme on Toast

Welcome to my third waterless recipe of the waterless recipes series. Last week I made Waterless Molten Chocolate Microwave Mugs and they were so YUMMY! Today’s recipe though, has got to be my favorite mid-day snack. Simply because I love mushrooms. They compliment so many […]

Waterless Molten Chocolate Microwave Mugs

Waterless Molten Chocolate Microwave Mugs

Waterless Molten Chocolate Microwave Mugs are a 90 second cake in a mug – yes you heard right – in just 90 seconds you’ll have a molten chocolate mug of deliciousness! Welcome to the 2nd recipe to the Waterless Recipes series. Why not try these out […]

How to save water in the kitchen

How to save water in the kitchen

Hello everyone. This drought in Cape Town means serious business hey! The pressure is ON! (literally it should probably be low). As you may or may not know, I recently started a series of recipes for waterless cooking. Ok, there is just one so far, […]