Posted in July 2012

the ultimate beef burger!

the ultimate beef burger!

the ultimate dinner for my dads poker evening, quick  and easy to make and the perfect hand. 16 beef burgers for the poker team! Enjoy Serves 6 small handful of breadcrumbs 500g good-quality lean minced beef a good grind of salt and pepper  1 large egg beaten a handful of chopped parsley 2 heaped teaspoons … Continue reading

healthy homemade muesli

healthy homemade muesli

Ingredients: • 500g rolled oats • 2 tablespoon honey • 1 tsp cinnamon • 200g dried apricots • 200g dried cranberries/raisins • 200g dried nuts/ almond slivers • 100g sunflower seeds • 100g pumpkin seeds • 2 cups oat bran • 1tsp salt Method: 1. Preheat oven on grill. 2. Pour oats over 2 oven … Continue reading

perfect sunday roast with veggies

perfect sunday roast with veggies

chicken 1 x 2kg free-range organic chicken sea salt and freshly ground black pepper 1 large, preferably unwaxed, lemon 2 cloves garlic a handful of fresh thyme olive oil veggies seasonal veggies (butternut, broccoli, patty pans, carrots, courgettes, onions, garlic cloves, sugar snap peas, rosa tomatoes…… etc) a handful of fresh rosemary sprigs, leaves picked … Continue reading

carrot cake

carrot cake

Carrot Cake All I can say about this recipe is that it’s simple, easy and DELICIOUS!!! INGREDIENTS 375g sugar 375ml sunflower oil 4 eggs 375g cake flour 2.5ml salt 10ml cinnamon ( I always put a touch extra, just because im obsessed with cinnamon) 10ml baking powder 10ml bicarb of soda 60g chopped pecan nuts … Continue reading

chermoula leg of lamb

chermoula leg of lamb

My friend and I made this leg of lamb a few months ago, its a combination from 2  recipes. We have now made it 4 times, and everytime it has been UNBELIEVABLY delicious, its fabulous for a Sunday Roast and the perfect meal in these cold winter months, especially if you entertaining! It goes great with a medley of roast … Continue reading

scrumptious brownies

scrumptious brownies

chocolate brownies this brownie recipe is a real winner, you can pick and choose what filling you wish, they are so easy to make and to this day, everyone that eats them absolutely loves them. i like to serve it slightly warmed with a scoop of vanilla ice-cream and hot chocolate sauce but they are … Continue reading

healthy nutty seed whole- wheat rusks

healthy nutty seed whole- wheat rusks

Ingredients (makes about 30 – 40 rusks)   2 extra large eggs 320ml low fat plain yoghurt (use buttermilk/ maas if you want that extra twang) I put a squeeze of lemon juice into the yoghurt 30ml olive oil 5ml vanilla essence 2 small grated apples 125ml pecan nuts, chopped roughly 125ml walnuts, chopped roughly 250ml … Continue reading