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Our easy recipe for roasted vine tomato and pesto hummus

The Nutribullet has well and truly taken the world by storm. It was the hottest new kitchen tool on the block in 2015 and looks set to maintain this enviable position this year. So, how do you get the most out...

Easy weeknight winner: coconut and lemongrass chicken bake

This easy weeknight recipe has been created with the busy mum in mind. You may already have these ingredients, you probably have the right casserole dish in which to whack them all in, and you may well need a hearty...

The best jammy dodgers recipe for vintage baking

Maybe you don’t know them as jammy dodgers and actually they remind you of the strawberry whirls or jolly jammers from your childhood. In any case, these are a vintage baking classic and this jammy dodgers recipe will even turn...

Guilt-free dessert: coconut, lime and granadilla frozen yoghurt

Desserts don’t have to be guilty pleasures. With just five ingredients you can whip up this delicious frozen yoghurt in your own home. Jazz it up with wafers, lime zest and extra granadilla for an impressive but healthy dinner party...

Not a sad desk lunch: herby broccoli, beetroot and bulgur wheat salad

The new year brings new resolutions and many of us who spend our days in the office often resolve to eat better; to banish that pie and instead welcome the fresh and healthy salad. The trick to keeping such a...

Healthy oat, chocolate and seed granola bars

Just before kids head back to school after the long holidays, mums are racking their brains for healthy options for those school lunch boxes. And here is one great option: healthy seed bars – refined sugar and wheat-free and packed with nutrients. Bake...

Homemade Thai green curry with sweet potato noodles

Throughout the world, one of the most popular kitchen tools of 2015 was, of course, the spiralizer. Popularised by the likes of Deliciously Ella in the UK and Professor Tim Noakes here in SA, the ‘zoodle’ or veggie noodle is now a...

A twisted olive bread for your picnic basket

Summers in South Africa are made for sunset picnics with a glass of cold Sauvignon Blanc in your hand and the laughs of friends and family nearby. This twisted olive bread is destined for such a picnic, whether it’s paired...

Apple and summer berry galette with Chantilly cream

This recipe for an apple and summer berry galette is so worth having at your fingertips. It’s super flexible so can be adapted depending on what fruit is in season and it can be made to look as rustic or...

A test kitchen hit: brie and bacon cauliflower pizza

Thanks to Professor Tim Noakes and his Real Meal Revolution, the world, or at least South Africa, is falling over themselves to get to the cauliflower aisle. And why shouldn’t they? As a great alternative for those who want to...