May 20, 2018

Pesto Salami Goats Cheese Pasta

Posted on April 22, 2018 by in cheese, pasta

Pesto Salami and Goats Cheese pasta

This Pesto Salami Goats Cheese Pasta is one of those last minutes throw-together meals that just worked. Pesto Salami Goats Cheese Pasta sounds like a mouthful and it is exactly that…. a mouthful. Bold flavors, pesto, salami, goats cheese, yet they seem so happy to all be together in this dish. We often speak about […]

Zoodles with Pesto – oodles of flavor

Posted on January 24, 2018 by in cheese, paleo

Zoodles with Pesto

Zoodles with pesto…… yum! Possibly the most flavor in the quickest amount of time. Zoodles with pesto are noodles made with zucchini for the un-informed. Which makes this dish banting-friendly, paleo-friendly, LCHF-friendly and gluten-free. Quite extraordinary for something so simple. I think zoodles came on the map with the above mentioned eating life-styles. People saw […]

Goats cheese Crostini with roasted Grapes

Posted on January 22, 2018 by in cheese, snacks

Goats cheese Crostini with roasted Grapes

Goats cheese Crostini with roasted Grapes was my answer when the children asked: “Mom, what are we eating?” Goats cheese Crostini with roasted Grapes was most definitely not the answer they were waiting for so it was met with visible disapproval from both. Quite frankly I couldn’t be bothered as I have been wanting to […]

Fried Tomato salad

Posted on January 15, 2018 by in salads, vegetables

Fried Tomato salad

Fried Tomato salad is definitively meeting healthy eating halfway. Fried Tomato salad has all the elements of a good salad. The crunch, creamy, bitter, tart and then it meets up the forbidden world of fried food. Yes, forbidden for many as we started the new year with resolutions to eat healthier. Usually after a December […]

Pork Neck Steaks – deliciously tender!

Posted on January 4, 2018 by in pork

Pork Neck Steaks

Pork Neck Steaks, my favorite cut of pork. Of course other than a deliciously crispy pork belly, but pork belly does not work so well on the grill or braai, unless you make Pork Belly Kebabs. Pork Neck Steaks on the other hand, always delivers on taste and they are always tender. You can find […]

Thai Chicken Braai Parcels

Posted on December 21, 2017 by in Chicken

Thai Chicken Braai Parcels

Thai Chicken Braai Parcels – the idea struck me at 4 am this morning. Yes, you may ask why? Well, sleep is not my friend. The Thai Chicken Braai Parcels idea is a great one, I think. I don’t know about you, but we eat a lot of red meat during our holiday in Hermanus. […]

Crackling Pork Belly Roll with Bacon wrapped apples

Posted on November 30, 2017 by in pork

Crackling Pork Belly Roll

This Crackling Pork Belly Roll should be at the center of each and every Christmas Dinner table this year. It is that easy and that delicious! My Crackling Pork Belly Roll is already prepped and in my freezer, In fact I actually have a few ready for the silly season. By now, regular visitors to […]

One Cup Yogurt Muffins – Sweet or Savory

Posted on October 9, 2017 by in baked goods

One cup Yogurt Muffins

One cup Yogurt Muffins is perfect for a baking session with your kids. These One cup Yogurt Muffins I saw at the Spar Junior Chef event that was held last Saturday here in Cape Town. It seems as if I was under a rock somewhere, because the internet is flooded with this clever recipe. Most of […]

Cheesy Garlic Turmeric Rosemary Rolls

Posted on October 5, 2017 by in baked goods

Cheesy Garlic Turmeric Rosemary Rolls

Cheesy Garlic Turmeric Rosemary Rolls – your answer to easy entertaining. The Cheesy Garlic Turmeric Rosemary rolls were made with my machine, so very, very little effort from my side. The most effort was to not eat too much of the darn rolls. I remember seeing dinner rolls on Drizzle & Dip and also Heinstirred. […]

Grilled Sheep Tails – Skaapstertjies is part of my heritage!

Posted on September 21, 2017 by in lamb

Grilled Sheep Tails

Grilled Sheep Tails – please do not be freaked out. They are beyond delicious. Of course if they are cooked the correct way. Grilled Sheep tails are normally eaten around Spring, when  sheeps’ tails are removed for a very good reason. You can read all about that here. As much as I would like to […]