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February 21, 2019

Dumplings for Stews – Winter Comfort Food!

Posted on July 1, 2018 by in beef

Dumplings for Stews

Dumplings for stews are just the ultimate winter comfort food. The fact that it all happens in one pot, makes it effortless too. Dumplings for stews, however, can take on so many different flavors, ingredients and textures that it might take some time to find the one you like. A batch of dumplings can be […]

Chicken & Dumpling Casserole.

Posted on June 14, 2017 by in Chicken

Chicken & Dumpling Casserole

This Chicken & Dumpling Casserole, is winter comfort in one pot. I saw a Chicken & Dumpling Casserole being made on the Foodnetwork Show Dinner at Tiffany’s. I’ve had dreams and visions about it since. You know just one of those recipes that you have to make. I missed the middle of the show, only […]

Braised Oxtail with Pears, Garlic and a whole lot of love!

Posted on June 15, 2016 by in beef

Braised oxtail is one of those quintessential winter recipes that you have to make at least once every winter. Braised oxtail, like Waterblommetjie Stew or Curry Beans or Bean Soup with Marrow Bones, is most definitely part of my food heritage. Growing up in Ceres, where the mountain tops are cover in snow most winters, […]

Beef Stew with Mushrooms and Gremolata

Posted on October 19, 2015 by in beef

beef stew

Beef Stew and especially Beef cheek stew is very trendy at the moment and those who can stomach the idea of eating cheeks, pay top dollar for the delicacy. Your beef stew can however also be made with chuck, brisket, shin, leg, blade, oxtail and of course the much sought after beef cheeks. I was […]

Stews – quick and easy

Posted on June 10, 2015 by in rsg, vegetarian

stews

Stews are the ultimate winter food and every time I post a picture of a comforting stew on Facebook, people go crazy. Not sure what it is about stews though, but I think it is the comforting warmness that maybe remind us all about a meal at mom’s table. Stews take time to make, or […]

Tomato Stew with Summer Vegetables

Posted on November 4, 2014 by in lamb, vegetables

tomato stew

Tomato stew in summer? Stews are for winter when it is cold and miserable outside and you want something to enjoy in front of a warm fire place! Tomato Stew is  my all time favorite stew! I love stews, curry, bean stew, lamb stew and the South African Classic Waterblommetjie Stew! I am somewhat ashamed […]

Lamb stew with mushrooms and a tangy twist!

Posted on August 6, 2013 by in lamb

lamb

Lamb stew is lamb stew right? What else is there but a pot with a few chunks of lamb, some potatoes and stock? Ok, we throw in a few carrots and peas for color and we have a good lamb stew! Yes, that is what I thought too! Lamb stew however will never be the […]