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Sesame Chicken Stir-Fried Vegetables

Sesame Chicken Stir-Fried Vegetables

Sesame Chicken Stir-Fried Vegetables A lovely refreshing flavourful dish which doesn’t take long to prepare and only minutes to cook. Ingredients Chicken & Marinade 500gr chicken thighs(chopped) 1 egg white 1 tsp corn starch 1tsp sesame oil ½ tsp salt ½ tsp 5...

Classic South African Milk Tart

Classic South African Milk Tart

A wonderful and Classic South African Milk Tart Melktert originated from the Dutch settlers who arrived in Cape Town, South Africa, in the 1600s. Melktert is Afrikaans for milk tart and is a dessert which has a sweet pastry crust and a creamy custard filling made from...

#31 Senior Salon 2019

#31 Senior Salon 2019

#31 Senior Salon 2019 How do you juggle Blogging and Summertime?    Over the past two weeks, my husband's niece from South Africa visited us here in Canada.  Her first visit to us since we left South Africa more than 22 years ago!  We have seen her since we left...

Scones with Sour Milk

Scones with Sour Milk

Scones with Sour Milk In order to taste the best ever Scone, you will need to make these easy to prepare Scones with Sour Milk!  Yes, Sour Milk is the secret ingredient and do not knead the dough!  All you require to do would be gently patting the ingredients together...

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Spicy Lamb Chops with Potato and Green Goddess Sauce

A delicious birthday meal, Spicy Lamb Chops with Potato and Green Goddess Sauce,  for my husband which he thoroughly enjoyed! Ingredients: 8 lamb chops 1 tsp coriander 1 tsp cumin Juice of half a lemon 1 tsp Cajun spice 2 garlic cloves, minced 1 tsp Dijon mustard Sea...

Cranberry Biscuits

These Cranberry Biscuits are lovely with a slight tartness of cranberries but oh so addictive, and I am sure you will want to go for another biscuit or two. Ingredients 250g butter melted butter in the microwave 125ml sifted icing sugar (half cup) 125ml corn flour 100...


Home-made Spicy Pickled Green Mangoes This is very spicy, so if you can't take the heat I would suggest only use half of all the "hot" ingredients, or even removing the red pepper flakes. Ingredients: 7 med green mangoes peeled and sliced into wedges. 1 cup of...

Eggless Indian Shortbread Cookies

  Nankhatai is Eggless Indian Shortbread Cookies from the Indian subcontinent and popular in India and Pakistan. The word Nankhatai is derived from Persian word Naan meaning bread and "Khatai" from an Afghan word meaning Biscuit. Nankhatai biscuits - Eggless...

The Culinary Alphabet: The letter N

  Welcome to this month’s The Culinary Alphabet beginning with the letter N bought to you by moi @ CarolCooks2. It seems to me that the time is just flying by we are in the month of March already. Nage In French, “a la nage” means “in the swim”. The classic...

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