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Recipes

Potato wedge and cheese frittata

Potato and cheese frittata

Simplify your life with this deliciously easy meal

Garden

Grow your own: Super garlic

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The king of flavourings is said to scare away infections, colds, high cholesterol, aphids and other pests

Recipes

Mushroom and biltong vol-au-vents

Biltong and mushroom vol-au-vents

A very tasty, quick and simple snack with a truly South African twist

Main Dishes

Step by step: Spatchcock a chicken

Spatchcock chicken

Use this technique to flatten a chicken so it will grill more evenly for the perfect result

Pantry

HOW TO: Make your own green curry paste

Coriander

Also called dhania and cilantro, coriander is extremely versatile. Here’s how to make your own green curry paste.

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Curried bean salad

Curried bean salad

The perfect stand-by accompaniment to serve at a braai or with cold meats and salads.

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Pasta night! Broccoli-and-bacon pasta bake

Broccoli and bacon bake

Easy and cash savvy entertainment for a Friday night.

Wellness

Flu home remedies

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Find out nature’s answer to your sniffles this winter.

Main Dishes

White balsamic chicken with shallots and vine tomatoes

white balasmic chicken

Enjoy real Mediterranean flavours wherever you are.

Main Dishes

Meatball casserole

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Serve the beef meatballs in a vegetable casserole with garlic and potatoes.

Vegetarian

Wild mushrooms with goat’s cheese croutons and caper berries

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A vegetarian meal that the whole family can enjoy.

Soups & Salads

Curried lamb, chickpea & butternut soup

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Serve this hearty, filling soup on a wintery night.

Soups & Salads

Tandoori chicken salad

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The whole family will love this simple and easy dish.

Soups & Salads

Chicken noodle soup

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Sometimes a good, old-fashioned chicken noodle soup is just what you need.

Recipes

3 ways with meatballs in under 30 minutes

Meatballs

Use this basic recipe for meatballs to create three different meals in no time.

Vegetarian

Vegetarian cheeseburger

Vegetarian cheeseburger

This vegetarian burger is as hearty and as cheesy as the meat version.

Main Dishes

Beef burgers and onion rings

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These classic beef burgers are delicious and far healthier than the fast-food variety!

Main Dishes

Step by step: Boeuf bourguignon

Boeuf bourguignon

The movie Julie & Julia brought about a revival in interest in this wonderful beef stew. Follow our steps to make a hearty winter meal.

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Spaghetti and meatballs with hidden vegetables

Spaghetti and meatballs

This delicious comfort food was inspired by the movie Lady and the Tramp.

Pantry

Basic tomato sauce

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Keep this tasty stand-by dish in your freezer. It’ll come to your rescue when you receive unexpected guests or don’t have time to cook from scratch.

Main Dishes

Garlic and lemon linguine

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If you’ve got the basics – pasta, garlic, lemons, Parmesan – all you need buy is some rocket and supper’s nearly done.

Pantry

Venison paté

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When served with freshly baked bread and butter, this paté is fit for a king.

Recipes

Classic pork pies with apple

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This combination of ingredients complement each other beautifully.

Recipes

Sausage and potato stew

Worsbredie

This quick and easy stew is perfect for a mid-week meal, especially if you’re feeling a bit lazy.

Garden

Kitchen patrol

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These regular household products work like a charm to keep pests at bay.

Soups & Salads

Aromatic vegetable soup

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

Recipes

Chicken and peanut curry

Chicken-and-peanut-curry

Nothing beats the winter chill like a serving (or two) of homemade curry.

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Spicy pork and tomato stew

Spicy pork stew

Your week won’t feel as dull when this spicy stew is on the menu.

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Biltong soup

Biltong soup

Soon to be one of your family’s favourites, guaranteed!

Recipes

Creamy chicken and mushroom sauce

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This sauce is made from chicken thighs slowly simmered until they’re falling of the bone.