Posted in December 2012

Braaied Kabeljou

Braaied Kabeljou

Nothing beats fresh fish! We staying at my partners family beach house in Stilbaai – it’s been in the family for a 100 years, so you can just imagine how special it is.  A tiny road is what separates the house from the beach. Such a quirky house with such character & one thing we … Continue reading

Peppermint Crisp Tart

Peppermint Crisp Tart

A typical South African dessert the Peppermint Crisp Tart is incredibly rich and decadent, but hugely popular all the same. It must also be one of the easiest  recipes on the planet – you can whip this pudding up in 10 minutes! 2 packets of Tennis biscuits 500ml cream 1 tin caramel peppermint crisp chocolate … Continue reading

Smoked snoek pate

Smoked snoek pate

  My mom made the most delicious pate today, with the left overs in the fridge, so easy and so tasty and you can really use any smoked fish:) Ingredients 500gr smoked snoek – flaked and bones removed 250gr cream cheese 1 chili – de-seeded and chopped zest and juice of 1 lemon a few … Continue reading

BURGER FRIDAY!!!!! 14 Dec menu

100% Homemade Pure Beef Lean Burgers / Chickpea and Beetroot  Veggie Burgers  served on a sesame seed or poppy seed roll Variety of salads: butterbean salad / potato wedges Choice of Toppings: lettuce, gherkin, red onion, cheddar cheese , avo,  blue cheese,  burger sauce, mustard and chilli sauce Sweets: lemon tart / peanut butter & white chocolate blondies /  … Continue reading

Thursday 13 Dec Menu

Salad / Veg: grilled veggie polenta /  raw baby marrow, & mange tout & cauliflower salad with a poppy seed dressing/ mixed chopped salad/  za’atar slaw/ lentil salad/ greenbean & feta salad Protein: fishcakes/ chicken pieces/ beef kofta / pork sausages Special: beef lasagna Sweets: lemon tart/ peanut butter & white chocolate blondies /  brownies / … Continue reading

Wednesday 12 Dec Menu

Salad / Veg: butternut, lentil & beetroot salad/  raw baby marrow, patty pan & mange tout salad with a poppy seed dressing/ mixed chopped salad/  sweet potato gratin/ brown rice & wild rice salad / coleslaw Protein: calamari/ chicken breasts stuffed with fat free cream cheese, pesto & tomato/ beef kofta / pork sausages Special: beef lasagna Sweets: … Continue reading

Tuesday 11 Dec Menu

Salad / Veg: butternut & aubergine cous cous salad/  raw baby marror & mange tout salad with a poppy seed dressing/ beetroot, carrot & ginger salad /  grilled veg polenta fingers/ cherry, watercress & feta salad / crisp clear slaw Protein: fishcakes/ chicken pieces / beef kofta Special: Puttanesca Pasta Sweets: lemon tart/ peanut butter … Continue reading

Monday 10 dec Menu

Salad / Veg: butterbean & baby marrow salad/  pea & tomato salad/ raw cauliflower & brocolli salad with a caraway seed dressing/  sweet potato & maple salad with almonds bake / chopped mixed salad Protein: pork sausages/ chicken pieces / beef kofta Special: butternut & blue cheese lasagna Sweets: lemon tart/ peanut butter & white … Continue reading

No – bake healthy energy bites

No – bake healthy energy bites

The other day, I decided to make a healthy sweet treat, something sweet but that would give you that mid afternoon energy kick. they delicious! makes about 20-25 bites, ingredients 1 cup oatmeal 1/2 cup peanut butter 1/3 cup honey 1 cup coconut flakes 2 tablespoons olive oil 1/2 cup mini chocolate chips 1 tsp … Continue reading

BURGER FRIDAY!!! 7 dec menu

BURGER FRIDAY!!! 7 dec menu

100% Homemade Pure Beef Lean Burgers / Chickpea and Beetroot  Veggie Burgers  served on a sesame seed or poppy seed roll Variety of salads: pest0, cucumber, pepper, baby tomato/cous cous salad / potato wedges Choice of Toppings: lettuce, gherkin, red onion, cheddar cheese , avo,  blue cheese,  burger sauce, mustard and chilli sauce Sweets: mince pies … Continue reading