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August 19, 2019

Grilled Steak with green olive, caper butter

Posted on November 12, 2015 by in beef

Grilled Steak

Grilled steak for two is what you eat when the kids are out and you are having a date night! I am a very involved mom, right, hovering over the kiddos, caring for their every need. ( I know, I need therapy!) I like having them around, so I was not at all prepared for […]

Sirloin Steak with Shiraz Salt and Pink Peppercorns – This could be one for the ladies!

Posted on March 29, 2011 by in beef

Steak is normally associated with men and it is no wonder then that some steak houses have an “old man’s rump” as one of their options. Usually, this implies that it is a big steak for a big male eater and that the ladies must opt for the ladies steak which is much, much smaller! Luckily. […]

Best steak I have ever had, really!

Posted on August 30, 2010 by in restaurant reviews

My family thinks I cook the best steak and I have always thought I CAN cook a mean steak, but let me tell you, on Friday I was knocked right off the podium for “The best steak ever!”. It is very seldom that a meal leaves me speechless, but all I could muster in between […]

This Panini Steak Sandwich could easily be my best ever!


Posted on August 11, 2010 by in beef

A Panini Steak Sandwich. I’m a sucker for a good sandwich! What do you mean “it can’t be” Of course it can,  I mean really, it has all my favorite ingredients….bread(in whatever form or shape), butter, fresh lettuce and whatever else I fancy to slap on. Have you, fellow foodies also experienced that  friends and […]

Grilling the Perfect Steak

Posted on June 3, 2010 by in beef

“How to cook the perfect steak!” Many recipes, books, manuals and online articles have been written on this topic   Still, I come across tough, over-cooked, leather-like pieces of meat, even in so-called Steak houses. What are the secrets then? Well, I can put your mind at ease..It is not that difficult, if you follow a […]

Grilled Steak and Chips is still one of my favorite meals!

Posted on January 22, 2010 by in beef

Grilled steak, if done properly, served  with crispy potato chips and a few slices of  tomato and onion, has to be one of life’s simple pleasures. I don’t like fancy sauces or fancy rubs, just the flavor of the beef is important to me. When grilling steak, there are a few vital rules and do’s […]

Prepare the softest delicious tender steaks

Posted on August 27, 2009 by in beef

Prepare the softest delicious tender steaks. The preparing and cooking steaks can be tricky and most people satisfy their cravings for a good steak by going to a steakhouse or other fine dining venue. An event like this can also give you a good head start into complete bankruptcy so I had to make another […]

Rump steak to leave a partner breathless.

Posted on March 27, 2008 by in beef

Rump Steak on its own has never got me all hot and sweaty but what I have just got up from is a meal that I would invade a country for.(G.W.B-leave Iraq-Come to Cape Town) A taste bud fantasy with an onion puree and a cranberry reduction. Touched with roasted truss tomatoes and baby fennel- […]