Main Dishes

Trout In Vine Leaves

This dish has a lovely Greek flavour and is reminiscent of dolmades

Starters and Sides

Spicy Mince Bites

Make plenty of these yummy snacks – they’ll be devoured in minutes

Soups & Salads

Crab Salad

Entertain your guests with this catch of the day

Main Dishes

Delicious Family Filler

This butternut lasagne with roasted tomatoes is sure to be a winner at the dinner table

Nectarine salad

Grilled Nectarine And Couscous Salad

This deliciously zesty salad is perfect for summer dining

Tomato and herb pasta sauce

Best Basic Tomato And Herb Pasta Sauce

This rich tomato sauce will keep in a cool pantry for up to six months

Semi-dried cherry tomatoes

Semi-Dried Cherry Tomatoes

These cherry tomatoes will add a gourmet touch to a salad or starter, or use them as a pizza topping, in a pasta sauce or as part of a mezze platter

Starters and Sides
Bruschetta with roasted brinjal and tzatziki

Bruschetta With Roasted Brinjal And Tzatziki

Add some kick to your meal with this delicious starter

Main Dishes
Happy birthday_Mussels in white wine

Mussels In White Wine

Festive times call for festive food! This dish is as tasty as it looks

Main Dishes

Mini Chicken Pies

You can also use leftover chicken and add mushrooms to make these little pies for snacks

Beef salad

Roast Beef with Pesto Noodle Salad

This dish is easy to prepare ahead of time – and to assemble at the last minute

Main Dishes
Roasted leg of lamb

Delectable Slow-Roasted Leg of Lamb

Add this fabulous main to your Christmas menu

Breakfast & Brunch
Fried egg croissant

The Faultless Breakfast

This first-class breakfast, fried egg croissant with pesto tomatoes and chipolatas, is the perfect way to start your day

Desserts & Baking

Such A Treat: Orange And Olive Oil Cake

A full flavoured moist treat perfect for anytime of day

Main Dishes
Pork roast

Pork Roast with a Pomegranate Glaze

Everybody loves a roast – bookmark this recipe for the upcoming festive season

Main Dishes

Roast Sirloin With Brandy And Mushroom Sauce

Everyone’s favourite weekend-roast

Desserts & Baking
Rye bread

Step By Step: Wholesome Rye Bread

Follow our instructions to bake this tasty rye bread

Soups & Salads

Potato Salad With A Twist

The light dressing makes all the difference

Main Dishes
Lamb shoulder pasta

Food Editor’s Choice Lamb Pasta

Try Louisa Holst’s pasta with lamb and red wine sauce, which she demonstrated on Die Nataniël Tafel

Preserved herbed tomatoes

Preserved Herbed Tomatoes

These herbed tomatoes are ideal to serve as part of a mezze platter, or to add to pasta sauces or salads

Main Dishes
Lamb shank

Moroccan Lamb Shank With Coriander Yoghurt

Freshly made masala adds something special to this version that will have everyone coming back for more

Cheese and barley bake

Cheese And Barley Bake

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

Creamy butternut gnocchi

Creamy Butternut Gnocchi

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

Main Dishes
Mojito chicken

Brilliant Mojito-Marinated Chicken With Limes

Tantalise your taste buds with this tangy lime marinade

Salami pasta

Roasted Vegetable And Salami Pasta

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


Sweet Pepper And Chickpea Salad With Roasted Garlic Dressing

Be inspired by seasonal ingredients, bright colours and bold flavours with this sensational salad

Main Dishes

Grilled Salmon Salad With Ginger Dressing

Fatty fish, like salmon, is a very good source of omega-3 fatty acids, which makes it the perfect brain food


Seafood Pasta with a Tomato, Saffron and Chilli Sauce

Get your week off to a good start with this deliciously rich and creamy pasta

Main Dishes

Chicken and Sausage Hotpot

Serve this one-pot dish if you are pushed for time – ready to eat in half an hour

Main Dishes
Peri-peri prawns

Only the Best Peri-Peri Prawns

Grill these spicy bites over hot coals on the braai