Recipes
Biltong treats

Biltong treats

This quick recipe remains a favourite – be sure to make enough!

Main Dishes
Cheese and ham loaf

Pull-apart cheese and ham loaf

This pull-apart loaf will soon become a family favourite

Wellness
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Heart-friendly swaps

These small changes to the grocery list will encourage a healthier heart

Desserts & Baking
Chocolate squares

Peppermint Crisp chocolate squares

Luscious, rich and absolutely decadent!

Vegetarian
Egg roulade

Egg roulade with sweet potato and sage filling

Try this recipe, or add it to your menu if you have vegetarians joining you

Main Dishes
Chicken

Chicken breasts stuffed with ricotta and sweet pepper

Say goodbye to boring chicken breasts with this easy-to-make recipe

Desserts & Baking
Milk-tart

Milk tart

There are many different versions of this traditional favourite in South Africa, but this is the way Ideas’ food editor Louisa’s mom always makes it

Desserts & Baking
Fudge

Decadent fudge duo

Satisfy a sweet tooth with this double-delicious choice

Desserts & Baking
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Super easy leek and Gruyère cheese tart

A perfect light meal for when the temperatures get a bit warmer

Recipes
Crab cakes

Quick crab cakes

It’s quick, it’s easy and most of the ingredients are already in your store cupboard

Desserts & Baking
Bar-one cheesecake

Bar One cheesecake

Decadently chocolately, this cake is perfect for any occasion

Main Dishes
Courgette lasagne

Courgette lasagne

It’s quick, it’s easy and most of the ingredients are already in your store cupboard

Desserts & Baking
Brownies

Basic recipe: Brownies

A must-have basic recipe that you can trust

Recipes
Smoked chicken and broccoli pasta

Smoked chicken and broccoli pasta

It’s quick, it’s easy and most of the ingredients are already in your store cupboard

Banting
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Poached egg on pancetta with mixed mushrooms

Who needs toast anyway – here’s our best Banting breakfast

Desserts & Baking
Vanilla fudge

Creamy vanilla fudge

Luscious, rich and absolutely decadent

Desserts & Baking
Step by step fudge

Make fabulous fudge

Follow these steps to ensure a successful batch of moreish fudge

Desserts & Baking
choc-tart

Chocolate ganache tart

No bake, no fuss… and utterly decadent!

Desserts & Baking
Vanilla-cake

Basic recipe: Vanilla cake

A must-have basic recipe that you can trust

Recipes
Calamari

Calamari with savoury rice

In the mood for seafood tonight? This recipe will have you sorted – ready to eat in half an hour!

Desserts & Baking
Strawberry-cheesecake

Cheesecake with fresh strawberries

Who doesn’t just love cheesecake? Serve with fresh strawberries to add to the deliciousness

Desserts & Baking
CupcakesFin

Basic recipe: Cupcakes

A must-have basic recipe that you can trust

Recipes
Smoked mussel fritters

Smoked mussel fritters

Add these Portuguese style fritters to your weekend entertainment menu

Main Dishes
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Garlic butter steak

Need some Banting inspiration? Look no further…

Vegetarian
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Baked sweet potatoes with goat’s cheese and thyme-browned butter

If you can find them, use sweet potatoes with orange flesh – they are sweeter and look great

Desserts & Baking
Chocolate brownies with orange liqueur

Chocolate brownies with orange liqueur

A deliciously decadent dark chocolate treat – enough said

Breakfast & Brunch
Egg rolls

Egg rolls with spinach filling

This meal is healthy, easy to make and ready to eat in half an hour.

Main Dishes
Fish pot pie

Fish pot pie

We’ve taken the pain out of weeknight cooking with this simple yet delicious meal

Desserts & Baking
Oats cookies

Lunchbox idea: Make oats cookies in 30 minutes

These deliciously crunchy biscuits are easy to prepare

Recipes
Mosbolletjies

Mosbolletjies

This traditional South recipe is sure to make you reminisce about happy family days