An easy cranberry quinoa salad

Summer is around the corner and so is the time to say goodbye to heavy, rich meals, and hello to fresh, light dishes. Nothing says summer time like a delicious, crispy salad filled with the season’s best produce, but it can sometimes be tricky finding inspiration to create new combinations or come up with alternative… Continue Reading »

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The Great South African Cookbook and a venison bobotie by Annatjie Reynolds

Bringing people together to eat and enjoy a nourishing meal is at the heart of what we care about so deeply. This value is shared by the creators of The Great South African Cookbook, a collection of local recipes released...

Anyone can make Eggs Benedict

Keen to spoil someone with a special breakfast? This combo of buttery, delicious hollandaise sauce and perfectly poached egg is a breakfast champion certainly worth making your acquaintance with and here’s the charmer, with a little know-how it’s easy to master...

A Durban inspired dark lager lamb bunny chow

No city in South Africa makes a bunny chow quite as well as Durban does.  There is something about the way they perfectly balance the heat and spices, with just the right amount of bread to soak up all the flavours.  This...

Beer, chilli & bacon caramelised nuts

Beer and nuts are a pairing as old as time. Our version of beer nuts takes this humble pairing to a whole new level with this moreish combination of chilli, bacon, sugar and lager (okay, yes the first time we...

27 wild ways to take your hot chocolate from tasty to tweet-worthy

We’re doing our level best to celebrate the best of winter this month, which gives us a lot of days to make heartwarming cups of hot chocolate. But why stick with one method when there are clearly so many delicious...

Spiced infused craft mulled cider

Mulled cider is a great alternative to mulled wine, bringing winter warmth into your home with this quick and easy hot drink. We’ve thankfully got more and more options of great ciders in South Africa today, and they’re all really...

Make better homemade pasta with our tips and this easy spinach and herb recipe

The thought of fresh, homemade pasta has always sounded like a wonderful idea but really filled me with trepidation. To start, finding consensus on a pasta dough recipe is impossible. Some have olive oil, some, salt and yet others have...

Easy self-saucing chocolate mud cakes in your Le Creuset mugs

Some mugs’ sole purpose is a vessel for your favourite hot brew. Yet other mugs can be your best companion when you’re craving any kind of comfort, be that a cup of tea, hearty winter soup or a decadent dessert....

Vegetarian lasagne with winter squash & nutmeg

This veggie lasagne has the same amount of comfort food boxes ticked as any other lasagne would, with slow roasted butternut in all of its caramelised glory, a super flavourful white sauce and a cheesy crust that makes those great bubbly and...

Log fire roasted pork belly skewers

This is possibly our most moreish snack! A pork belly skewer is something more substantial for those winter afternoon rugby games. If the day allows it, a great way to finish off the pieces of pork belly is on the...