Sweet & Sour Salmon with Veg & Linguine

We visited the Lourensford Market last Sunday. What a great experience! There was a wide variety of food, craft beer, live music, and many market stalls to explore. The epic vintage car displays are also a must-see. Among the things I bought were 4 fresh salmon fillets for only R50 a pop. A bargain, compared … Continue reading Sweet & Sour Salmon with Veg & Linguine

Oven Roasted Chicken Pieces & Veg with Mashed Potato

It's about time I posted another lip-smacking one-pot-wonder! With the small exception of the extra pot used for mashed potatoes. Don't let the flurry of ingredients fool you โ€“ this is a wonderfully easy recipe. Your chicken pieces will come out fall-off-the-bone tender and juicy, and you'll have plenty of gravy for the mashed potatoes, … Continue reading Oven Roasted Chicken Pieces & Veg with Mashed Potato

Tuna Salad

Salads are my thing. I don't mean to brag but around my neck of the woods I'm kind of a salad sensei. My close friends know it's the one dish I'll always bring to a braai or offer to make for a dinner party. I love making them and I love eating them even more. … Continue reading Tuna Salad

Tomato Smoor

If you're not South African, you're missing out on one of the simplest yet satisfying meals ever -- a boerewors roll. Also lovingly known as a boerie. There are proper boeries and budget boeries. A budget boerie consists of hotdog buns, boerewors, tomato sauce (ketchup) and maybe a squirt of mustard. A proper boerie has … Continue reading Tomato Smoor

Carb Free Wraps with Honey-glazed Bacon & Green Pepper Filling

You know I'm a sucker for carb free anything. Pick n Pay has finally joined the bandwagon and now offers carb free cauliflower-based wraps called 'Carb Sharp Tortilla Wraps' that can be heated and enjoyed within seconds. Good on you, PnP! Naturally, I scavenged my pantry and bottom fridge drawer for filling ingredients. I found … Continue reading Carb Free Wraps with Honey-glazed Bacon & Green Pepper Filling