October 26, 2020

Baked Cheese and Ham Loaf

Posted on March 29, 2019 by in cheese

This Baked Cheese and Ham Loaf is surely the most sinful recipe I have posted in a while. Carb overload……. and that in a time where I am at war with carbs for the umpteenth time.The Baked Cheese and Ham Loaf was born out of desperation. I was late, on the go all day and […]

Cheesy Biltong Pull Apart Bread

Posted on November 20, 2018 by in baked goods, cheese

Cheesy Biltong Pull Apart Loaf

This Cheesy Biltong Pull Apart Bread is going to be the next showstopper at your braai with family and friends. The Cheesy Biltong Pull Apart Bread has all the elements you could possibly want. A serious cheese pull, the fines beef biltong and of course super soft bread. I know, I know, how can we push aside […]

Savory Bread and Butter Pudding

Posted on June 25, 2018 by in baked goods, cheese

Savory Bread and Butter Pudding

Savory Bread and Butter pudding for breakfast is as wholesome as it gets. It is creamy, salty, cheesy and comforting, exactly what I look for in a breakfast. This savory bread and butter pudding was born in Prince Albert at the African Relish Cooking School. Whenever I present cooking classes there we cook for the […]

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. […]

Braided Bread with Pesto Feta and Olives – Delicious to the last crumb!

Posted on September 14, 2016 by in baked goods

braided bread

Braided Bread is nothing new, just think about Jewish Challah, eaten on the Sabbath and Jewish holidays. The Swiss or German Zopf, is also a very similar braided bread. Trenza is the Spanish version of this delicious bread and is usually filled with fruit. I made a savory braided bread. I used basil Pesto, Fairview […]

Toasted Cheese with a horseradish kick!

Posted on September 14, 2015 by in cheese, vegetarian

Toasted Cheese

Toasted Cheese and tomato sandwiches are our stock standard Sunday night grub. Lots of cheese, lots of black pepper on white bread. Sinful, I know, but delicious. What is it that is so irresistible about melted toasted cheese? If I don’t put a stop to it, my children put grated cheese on a plate and […]

Sun-dried Tomato and Olive Bread – Bring the soup!

Posted on July 14, 2014 by in baked goods

Top 5 Bread Recipes

Sun-dried tomato and olive bread with lashings of farm fresh butter – carb heaven, is all I can say! Sun-dried tomato is a very prominent flavor and I usually pair it with subtle flavors such as Labneh which is a light yogurt based cheese. In this easy Chicken Bake with Sun-dried tomato scones, they add […]

Muffins with Parmesan and Amasi – A happy place where Italy and Africa meet!

Posted on February 3, 2013 by in baked goods, dairy


These muffins made with Parmesan and Amasi was a recipe that was born out of desperation. My husband brought home 12 x 2 liter bottles of Amasi, because he had to design packaging for the company who makes the Amasi. He LOVES drinking the amasi with a few teaspoons of sugar, but he can only […]

Baking bread.

Posted on April 5, 2008 by in baked goods

The smell of homemade bread, they say can sell a house…..at least I’ve heard that one from an estate agent years ago. Maybe she was a very desperate estate agent at the time, but there is something to be said about the smell of freshly baked bread when you walk into a house or bakery. […]