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Top 5 Bread Recipes

Posted on August 6, 2015 by in baked goods

Top 5 Bread Recipes

Top 5 bread recipes? Yes, my top 5 bread recipes, they are very easy to make, always deliver on taste and something magical happens when you share a bread with someone. I have selected my Top 5 bread recipes for you, I trust you will make them all! People are often intimidated and scared to […]

Olive Focaccia for the Easter Family Feast

Posted on April 1, 2015 by in baked goods

Olive focaccia

Olive Focaccia will feature center stage on my Easter table. I have covered the lamb recipes last year so this year my focus will be on this flavorful bread. Olive Focaccia to dip in the gravy from this delicious Leg of lamb with figs and feta. Can you think of anything more delicious! If, however […]

Cheesy Beer bread – perfect with a cup of comforting soup!

Posted on July 22, 2013 by in baked goods


Cheesy beer bread, all hot and steaming in the one hand and in the other hand a cup of comforting soup…… that is what I call a balanced diet! “Cheesy” may refer to a recipe containing cheese, or information that is cheap, unpleasant, or blatantly inauthentic. The comparative is cheesier and the superlative is cheesiest! […]

Smoky Onion and Olive beer bread – The perfect partner for a heartwarming soup!

Posted on June 13, 2013 by in baked goods

Top 5 Bread Recipes

Smoky was the at the top of the Hit Parade with their song Oh Carol in my last year at varsity. That song played at each and every sokkie ( the rave of those days) and the wall flowers ( the girls who where not on the dance floor) sat waiting to be picked as […]

Cheesy Corn Bread

Posted on July 5, 2012 by in baked goods, pork

Corn Bread sandwich with pork

Corn bread should feature on every respectable food blog and since this is my 600th post, I have decided to celebrate this blogging milestone by sharing my version of corn bread……a very Cheesy Corn Bread! There are so many versions of corn bread available on the Internet, some steamed, others baked or even fried. I […]

A Bread Recipe simplified – Pesto and Feta Loaf

Posted on April 4, 2011 by in baked goods

A bread recipe easier than this one, will have to be the one you buy directly from the baker. Really this bread was almost effortless to make and yet when it came out the oven, everyone assumed I spend a good amount of time slaving in the kitchen. Little did they know that I have […]

Rustic Tomato and Mozzarella loaf

Posted on January 18, 2011 by in cheese

While making this Rustic Tomato and Mozzarella Loaf, I had no idea just how delicious it would turn out to be. It really surpassed my wildest expectations! With all the desserts that I have been posting lately, you might think that is all we eat here at My Easy Cooking HQ, but we have been […]

Baking Bread is like therapy….in the kitchen!

Posted on September 12, 2010 by in baked goods

Top 5 Bread Recipes

I was baking bread yesterday when I suddenly became aware of the calmness I felt. My hands slowly kneading, folding…. kneading, folding  in a slow rhythmic fashion. As the dough became more and more elastic and warm, I became more and more relaxed.  It was awesome. So often I work on deadlines in my kitchen […]

Calzone – surprisingly easy!!!!

Posted on July 6, 2009 by in baked goods

A Calzone is a fold-over pizza in short, according to Wikipedia, and you can fill it with whatever you fancy as long as it has lots of mozzarella cheese as one of the fillings. I had to make some pre-baked pizza bases for a party on Saturday and decided to make a quick snack for […]

Sweet Breakfast Bread on the Patio

Posted on December 12, 2008 by in baked goods

  Why not invite friends over for a Breakfast? It is easy, a lot less stressful than a full-on meal and definitely a lot less strenuous on the wallet. At the moment we are enjoying all the delicious fruits like, peaches, plums, grapes, berries, apples and pineapples to mention but a few and fruit is […]