Category – Recipes

A Rich Savory Mushroom Cowgirl Quiche

A Rich Savory Mushroom Cowgirl Quiche, just what the Dr ordered for your next meal. Ingredients: 240g mushrooms, sliced. 2 leeks, finely sliced. A little margarine. 8 eggs. 1½ cups milk. 2 cups grated Gruyere cheese….just a fancy name for Swiss cheese. Salt and pepper...

Apple Bake with Sauce

Apple Bake with Sauce brings back fond memories of years gone by! Ingredients: 60 g butter 200 ml castor sugar 2 eggs 200 ml milk 375 ml cake flour 10 ml baking powder 4 apples (peeled and sliced)   Method: Preheat oven to 180C Cream butter and castor sugar and...

Window Pane Cookies

What a cute little chef and look at the lovely Window Pane Cookies she made! Ingredients: 1/2 cup icing sugar 1 cup soft butter 1 tsp vanilla essence 2 cups flour 1 3/4 cups cornflour 3 different colored crushed glass sweets like sparkles.   Method: Mix sifted...

Vanilla Apricot Jam Swiss Roll

Soft, sweet, and full of jam, this Vanilla Apricot Jam Swiss Roll is easy to roll and makes for a simple yet impressive dessert! Ingredients: 1 cup castor sugar 4 large eggs separated 1 teaspoon vanilla essence 1 cup flour 2 teaspoons baking powder pinch salt ¼ cup...

Moms Vegan Mid-Morning Polenta Sweetcorn Muffins

Every mid-morning as a snack my mum loves to nibble on something, so I decided to make Moms Vegan Mid-Morning Polenta Sweetcorn Muffins Most of the time she has salty cracks, but sometimes just sometimes I have a couple of minutes to spare. During this spare time, I...

Christmas Fruit Cake with a Twist

Have you made your Christmas Cake as yet?  Well you may wish to try this Christmas Fruit Cake with a Twist Ingredients: 5 Green tea with Pomegranate tea bags 1½ cups boiling water 2-3 tbs brandy, depending on taste 2 cups Dried baking blend fruit mix 1 cup candied...

A Super Quick 7-minute Microwave Chocolate Cake

A Super Quick 7-minute Microwave Chocolate Cake Need a quick chocolate fix, try this delicious and A Super Quick 7-minute Microwave Chocolate Cake When my sons want to bake this is an easy go-to recipe. They can hardly wait long enough for it to cool down in order to...

Homemade Chinese Chicken Sweetcorn Soup

Homemade Chinese Chicken Sweetcorn Soup I intended making the most delicious and yummy homemade Creamy Chicken and Corn Soup but didn’t have cream and it was too cold Saturday to go out and buy some, so I settled for the Chinese Chicken Sweetcorn version instead....

Pure Steak Mince Curry with Peas and Roti

Have you ever tried to make your own Pure Steak Mince Curry with Peas and Roti Ingredients: 2 onions 1 red and 1 white 500 g pure steak mince A tin of drained peas 15 ml garlic and ginger 5ml Gorima leaf masala, Osman taj mahal jeera, turmeric and coriander and...

No-Churn Homemade Pistachio Ice-cream

No-Churn Homemade Pistachio Ice-cream Ingredients: 1 Cup unsalted shelled pistachios 3/4 cups sugar 2 cups full-fat milk 1 tsp almond extract 4 egg yolks 1 Cup whipped cream 1 Cup chopped unsalted pistachios Method: Blend 1 Cup pistachios and 1/4 sugar together. Heat...