Especially for our German speaking guests – we would like to thank Peter Wick on his guest review of one of South Africa’s most pristine wilderness beach lodges… Thonga Beach! Especially for our German speaking guests – we would like to thank Peter Wick on his guest review of one of South Africa’s most pristine…

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Ingredients Cream cheese, herb and lemon stuffed deep fried crispy zucchini flowers – enough for about 6 or 8 flowers. Prepare the flowers – I use the male flowers (these have a thin stem compared to female flowers which have a thicker ‘stem’ which is the zucchini. Simply remove the stamen with a pair of…

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Number 2 Pot Feeds 6 People Ingredients 1,5kg lamb shanks – sliced 2 onions roughly chopped 500g carrots peeled and roughly chopped 2 sticks celery – roughly chopped 3 medium sized rosemary sprigs – de stalked and finely chopped 3 cloves crushed garlic 2 tins whole peeled tomatoes roughly chopped 6 medium to smallish sized…

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Prep time: 15 min Cook time: 1hr 20 min Ingredients 4 tblsp olive oil 2 Teaspoons cumin seeds 1 finely chopped onion 2 large cloves crushed garlic 2cm piece of fresh ginger, peeled and grated 2 stalks celery finely chopped 1 cup Pink Lentils, rinsed and drained 500g Large Carrots, peeled and cut into medium…

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Making pesto is a perfect way of preserving your home grown produce into a versatile, healthy and tasty condiment which tastes great on just about anything. Loaded with antioxidants Ingredients 1 tightly packed cup packed Fresh coriander, washed and dried ¼ cup Toasted nuts – Any toasted or fresh nuts will do, We use almonds…

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Prep time: 10 minutes Rising Time: 40 to 60 minutes depending on ambient temperature Baking time: 1 hour Ingredients 5 cups wholemeal stoneground flour 1 packet instant yeast ¼ cup linseeds ½ cup sunflower seeds ½ cup pumpkin seeds 2 teaspoons unrefined salt(Himalayan or unrefined sea salt) 3 cups warm water Method Prepare a large…

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Half Recipe For Rolls Use 500g. Half Recipe For Rolls Use 500g. 1kg white bread flour – need cup measurement 10g instant yeast – one packet (check measurement) 20g salt – need tblsp measure 40g sugar –( replace with honey) maybe 30g 2 tblsp? , dissolved in warm water and need tblsp measure 700ml luke…

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Cake Ingredients: 60 ml cocoa powder 300g cake flour 440g castor sugar 1 teaspoon instant coffee 1 cup milk 4 eggs 1 teaspoon vanilla essence 250g butter Cube the butter and melt in a small saucepan over low heat, remove from the heat and cool Sieve the flour, baking powder, cocoa & coffee into a…

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This is a perfect dinner party main course, quite a few of the elements can be pre prepared making plating up a breeze, plating up steps shown step by step too. Hake is on the Sassi green list and is quite an under rated table fish. Roasted Tomato Peri Peri 3 medium sized ripe tomatoes…

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