May 23, 2024

Top Ten Burgers – Dad’s Choice!

Posted on August 4, 2023 by in cheese, Chicken, easy cooking, lamb, pasta, pork, vegetarian

Veggie Burger

Top Ten Burgers – Dad’s Choice this time. His Top Ten burgers in no particular order. Just 10 of dad’s favorite burgers. A Burger and basically most things with dough and meat combinations get my attention. South Africa is no different to most other Westernized parts of the world. Everyone has their one day in […]

Chicken Roll – This one is a meal in one!

Posted on August 4, 2023 by in Chicken

Chicken Roll came to my rescue a few nights ago. Hubby invited someone for supper and I was so unprepared. Luckily for me, I received a Today Pastry Mystery Basket earlier that day and I had leftover chicken from the previous night. This leftover chicken roll reminded me of my days in the Knysna School […]

Delicious Sheet Pan Pineapple Chicken

Posted on July 28, 2021 by in Chicken

Delicious Sheet Pan Pineapple Chicken

Delicious Sheet Pan Pineapple Chicken is a family and crowd pleaser. My kids will literally have this every week, if not twice in one week. Why? The sticky chicken is just so damn good and of course the chutney sauce….. so good. The Delicious Sheet Pan Pineapple Chicken is super easy to make and if […]

Crumbed Chicken with Whipped Feta

Posted on May 31, 2021 by in Chicken

Crumbed Chicken with Whipped Feta

Crumbed Chicken with whipped feta on a bed of sweet and spicy red pepper sauce. What can possibly be wrong with that? The Crumbed Chicken with whipped feta bursts with flavors and textures. Add different temperatures (hot and cold) to the plate and I am so happy. Of course the red pepper sauce brings all […]

Easy Tandoori Chicken Recipe

Posted on March 11, 2021 by in Chicken

Easy Tandoori Chicken Recipe

My Easy Tandoori Chicken recipe is hardly a recipe, but man is it to-die-for. As little effort as marinading the chicken, pop it in the oven and you’re done. This easy tandoori chicken recipe is so easy that you can at least put some effort in the side dishes. It is the side-dishes, together with […]

Cheesy Lemon Spinach Orzo with Chicken

Posted on August 5, 2020 by in Chicken, pasta

Cheesy Lemon Spinach Orzo with Chicken

Cheesy Lemon Spinach Orzo with Chicken is that one pot dinner that dreams are made of. Creamy, cheesy pasta, grilled chicken and your veg, done in about 30 min. Best part though, is there is only one pot to wash. This Cheesy Lemon Spinach Orzo with Chicken is so easy to make, the kids made […]

Buffalo Wings with Blue Cheese Dip

Posted on July 15, 2020 by in Chicken

Buffalo Wings with Blue Cheese Dip

Buffalo Wings with Blue Cheese Dip has been on the Spur menu for as long as I can remember and every time they change the menu, this classic keep coming back. Why, because the people want it, that’s why. Buffalo Wings with Blue Cheese Dip are for people who don’t even like blue cheese. The […]

Chicken Meatballs in Tomato Sauce

Posted on June 3, 2020 by in Chicken, pasta

Chicken Meatballs in Tomato Sauce

Chicken Meatballs in Tomato Sauce or Polpette di pollo al sugo di pomodoro. I must say the latter sounds very cool. I saw the Chicken Meatballs in Tomato Sauce on Jamie Oliver’s site – he calls it Polpette di pollo. You know Jamie, everything is quick and easy and it always looks absolutely delicious. Which […]

Best Ever Chicken Marinade for BBQ

Posted on May 12, 2020 by in Chicken, sauces

Best ever Chicken Marinade

This is the Best Ever Chicken Marinade. Well, that is my opinion and for know I am sticking with it. The “Best Ever Chicken Marinade ” is quite a cheeky statement, I know. There are so many good marinades out there and we all have our own preferences. Some like it more spicy, some more […]

Crispiest Sesame Chicken Strips

Posted on January 18, 2020 by in Chicken

Crispiest Sesame Chicken Strips

Crispiest Sesame Chicken Strips at your favorite take-away joint? No ways. You can make the crispiest Sesame Chicken Strips right there in your own kitchen and it is not hard at all. Yes, I think I finally found the best recipe. The thing that we all love so much about  take-away crispy chicken, is the […]