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Main Dishes

Bobotie

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A traditional family favourite enjoyed any day of the week

Main Dishes

Liver patties

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A hearty family meal – best served warm with mash and fried onions!

Garden

Put down some roots!

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Here’s how to grow perfect ingredients for wholesome soups and stews.

Main Dishes

Pot roast with red wine

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Master the art of the classic pot roast.

Breakfast & Brunch

Baked duck eggs

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Kick-start your day with this delicious recipe.

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!

Recipes

Reader recipe: Venison pie

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We visited Sanet Verster in the West Coast town of Jacobsbaai and learnt all about hunting and how to cook venison.

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.

Recipes

Step by step: Venison pie

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Serve it hot with something sweet on the side – like a yummy quince preserve!

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.

Main Dishes

Tagine with lamb shanks and apricots

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Cooked long and slow to produce a rich gravy, this dish is ideal for entertaining.

Main Dishes

Oxtail with peppers & olives

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Sprinkle with thyme and serve with green beans.

Starters and Sides

Creamy beans with leeks

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These creamy beans are best served as a base for roasted or slow-cooked meat, instead of mash or polenta.

Main Dishes

Jambalaya

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Something of everything for a hungry family.

Starters and Sides

Roosterkoek

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Serve, then make some more, because your guests will be coming back for seconds!

Garden

Harvest time

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Garden vegetables taste best when they are picked while fresh and young. Check out our handy harvest guide.

Pantry

Coriander and ginger pesto

Coriander and ginger pesto

A quick and easy pesto.

Main Dishes

Mussels in white wine

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This fresh and healthy dish is packed full of flavour.

Soups & Salads

Mexican tomato soup

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A spicy soup that’s ready in minutes.

Desserts & Baking

Beer bread with caramelised onions and Roquefort cheese

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Use a splash of your favourite tipple to create a memorable meal.

Soups & Salads

Chicken vegetable soup with dumplings

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The dumplings in this tasty soup add flavour and offer a great alternative to eating bread with your soup.

Main Dishes

Bobotie

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Bobotie and yellow rice is a great traditional favourite for entertaining.

Vegetarian

Butternut and red onion lasagna

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

Main Dishes

Beef Braciole

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This dish looks impressive, but it’s much easier to make than it might seem – perfect dinner party fare!

Main Dishes

Pork burgers with fresh pineapple and cucumber

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Serve these pork burgers with coconut slaw and chopped pineapple for an exotic twist.

Recipes

Goulash soup

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This is the perfect recipe for a cosy gathering. The soup is thick and filling, and best served with a light bread and sour cream.

Recipes

Roast chicken with soy and plums

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We’ve taken the hassle out of menu planning with this easy-to-prepare family supper.

Recipes

Omelette with cheese and mince

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A delicious weeknight meal to simplify your life.

Recipes

Zesty roast chicken

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A chicken roast is one of those wonderfully comforting meals reminiscent of a leisurely Sunday lunch with the family.