Category Archives: Recipes

No Bake Milk Tart Recipe

This recipe is for a traditional South African tart; the milk tart. It is beyond easy to throw together and tastes creammy and delicious just like a good milk tart should.

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Winter Comfort Food: Malva Pudding Recipe

There is nothing like a warm, decadent pudding to warm up a cold winter belly and what better  than a proudly South African Malva Pudding? Malva Pudding is of distinct Cape Dutch origin and the name originates from Malvasia Wine, which … Continue reading

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3 Home Made Hot Chocolate Recipes With a Twist

Everyone enjoys a cup of hot chocolate, but these are home made hot chocolate recipes with a twist. Each one contains one ingredient that’s a little out of the ordinary, transforming your standard hot chocolate into something decadent.

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Meat Free Monday Recipe for Butternut Lasagne

Here we are faced with another Monday, and another day to play our part in conserving the planet. Engaging with the Meat Free Monday movement is an easy way to cut-down your meat-consumption, and in turn reduce, ever so slightly, … Continue reading

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Banana Bread Relic Recipe

This recipe for banana bread is like a family heirloom, handed down for generations. It comes from a granny’s days as a young house-wife, writing out her recipes by hand, before the days of digital. Despite its age, it still … Continue reading

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3 Scrumptious Egg Recipes to Make with Leftovers

The week has gotten away with you, the pantry cupboards are a little bare, your cooking imagination is at zero and you are hungry. After sifting through the odd cans in the cupboard and leftovers in the fridge you are … Continue reading

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‘Padkos’ recipe, Vetkoek for the Road

With the school holidays looming and final road-trip plans coming together, now seems like the perfect time to bring you this perfect holiday road trip recipe. In case you are unfamiliar with the term, ‘padkos’ literally means ‘road food’ in … Continue reading

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Easter Recipe: Chocolate Truffles

Easter, for better or for worse, has become somewhat synonymous with chocolate. Be it a hollow, chicken-shaped ‘egg’ wrapped in foil or a giant egg filled with smarties, nothing will add quite as much deliciousness to Easter as these home-made … Continue reading

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Meat Free Monday Lentil Babotie Recipe

Happy Monday everyone! Here is a meat free recipe to ease you into this week. Lentil Babotie is a quick and easy vegetarian recipe, making it a convenient, environmentally friendly start to your week. For more information on the Meat … Continue reading

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Women’s Day Recipe for the Boys to Try

Gentlemen, why don’t you surprise the women in your lives by rustling up some shortbread? This recipe is extremely easy to execute, done and dusted in under an hour. Furthermore, it is the creation of Jackie Cameron, one of Dining … Continue reading

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