Category – Recipes

Bar One fridge cheesecake

Bar One fridge cheesecake.  This is my all-time favorite cheesecake, but be warned - it is rich. The chocolate base for the Bar One fridge cheesecake Ingredients 250g chocolate coated digestive biscuits 150g melted butter 2 tablespoons brown sugar 20g extra butter...

Instant Pot Pea Carrot Stew with Rice

Instant Pot Pea Carrot Stew with Rice, the best ever Ingredients 1 kg lamb/mutton pieces 1 onion sliced 2 tbsp ghee + 1 tsp olive oil (or normal oil) 1 tsp mustard seeds ½ tsp jeera seeds 1 cinnamon stick 1 tsp green or red chili paste (optional) it is a ‘stew’ after...

Vegan Gluten-Free Cookies

Vegan Gluten-Free Cookies: We have Chocolate as well as White Sugar Cookies with Vegan Nice-cream Vegan Gluten-Free Chocolate Cookies Ingredients: ½ cup coconut flour ½ cup almond flour 1 teaspoon baking powder ½ teaspoon of sea salt ⅓ c dairy-free chocolate chips,...

Cape Malay Koe’sister

What is a Sunday morning without some Cape Malay Koe'sister and coffee? Especially since I’ve learned this new trick to quickly froth and raise the dough – wow you live and you learn. A koeksister /ˈkʊksɪstə/ is a traditional Afrikaner confectionery made of fried...

Chocolate Coconut Crust Biscuits

Chocolate Coconut Crust Biscuits Ingredients for these delightful Chocolate Coconut Crust Biscuits: 250 g butter OR Stork Bake 1½ cups sugar 3 cups cake flour 3 cups fine coconut 2 teaspoons bicarbonate of soda 2 teaspoons fine ginger 1 egg 2 tablespoon smooth apricot...

Homemade Beef Vegetable Soup

Homemade Beef Vegetable Soup.  Yes, this is the most delectable Homemade Beef Vegetable Soup you will find on this planet! Ingredients: 1 Tblsp Vegetable oil 1 1/2 kg Soup meat or stewing chunks1 Onion, chopped, 2 tsp Grated garlic 6 Large carrots, coarsely grated 2...

Super Indian Fry Bread

This will be one of the best recipes you'll ever try, this is a Super Indian Fry Bread.  It is deep fried until golden brown and you can cover it with a sweet or savory topping, just like you prefer! Ingredients for Super Indian Fry Bread 4 cups all-purpose flour 1...

Fruit Breakfast Bowl with Feta Cheese

Fruit Breakfast Bowl with Feta Cheese, what a delightful, fresh and easy breakfast. Ingredients: ½ of green apple diced ½ of red apple diced 1 orange segments de-skinned and taken only the flesh papaya diced ½ cup 1 medium-sized cucumber diced 1 tomato diced sliced...

How to Poach Eggs in the Microwave

Do you know the best way How to Poach Eggs in the Microwave Ingredients: 1 egg A ⅓ cup of water ¼ tsp of white vinegar Method: Fill microwave-safe mug or small bowl with 1/3 cup water and a splash of vinegar, as this will help it to come together to form a single...

Crispy Delicious Pork Bites

The best ever Crispy Delicious Pork Bites for the whole family! It was super delicious and I've had it for supper too (will have to stash!) – the sauce is the bomb! Nothing diety about this meal enjoy everybody – even the crackling! But only 110gr okay 😊 Ingredients...

The Culinary Alphabet, The letter Q

Welcome to the next installment of The Culinary Alphabet, The letter Q.   I haven't found the letter Q as difficult as some of the other letters although I am guessing I am heading towards the section of the Alphabet which at some point quite soon will get more...

Tiramisu Sponge Cake

Tiramisu Sponge Cake is a classic Italian recipe which I baked for my Dad's 75th birthday today and was thoroughly enjoyed by all. Coffee sponge: Ingredients: 200g soft butter 200g caster sugar 1tsp baking powder 200g self-raising flour 1tsp espresso coffee/finely...