RECIPES

RECIPES

Hand picked for you.

Below is a list of recipes that have been hand picked especially for you. Feel free to share any of my recipes with your friends and family. All recpies are proven and very simple to follow.

Bobotie with Yellow Rice

This Bobotie and Yellow rice recipe I dedicate to my dad. He really loves Bobotie together with Japie Se Gunsteling as dessert. ...

Serves: 4 Prep time: 20 Minutes Cook time: 20 Minutes Ready in: 40 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 422 Carbs: 19g Protein: 23g Fat: 29g

Rating:

5.00

5.00

Classic Tiramisu

Yummy! Me and my lovely husband Iwan Ross's favourite recipe in the whole world! When I cook at home for a special occasion and we decide on a dessert: Classic Tiramisu is always the answer! The dess...

Serves: 6-8 Prep time: 30 Minutes Cook time: 0 Minutes Ready in: 30 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 655 Carbs: 54g Protein: 65g Fat: 43.7g

Rating:

4.94

4.94

Vanilla Cupcakes

I get super excited when thinking or just hearing the word Vanilla Cupcakes!!!!! Here you can be creative as you like!!! My ultimate favourite. Vanilla Cupcakes is one of the most important items on a...

Serves: 12 Prep time: 20 Minutes Cook time: 15 Minutes Ready in: 35 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 300 Carbs: 28g Protein: 3g Fat: 9g

Rating:

4.93

4.93

Japie se Gunsteling

Japie se Gunsteling recipe I dedicate to my dad. I know how much he loves Japie Se Gunsteling dessert. When I went to visit I made bobotie as the main course with Japie Se Gunsteling as dessert. It...

Serves: 5-6 Prep time: 15 Minutes Cook time: 30 Minutes Ready in: 45 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 410 Carbs: 72g Protein: 7g Fat: 11g

Rating:

4.93

4.93

Malva Pudding

Malva pudding is one of the best winter desserts to make in the winter time. Serve is warm with custard and cream or ice-cream. Everyone will indulge in a piece, even just a small serving but for sure...

Serves: 6 Prep time: 20 Minutes Cook time: 45 Minutes Ready in: 65 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 320 Carbs: 45.8g Protein: 3.6g Fat: 15.9g

Rating:

4.93

4.93

Vanilla Ice-Cream

Oe la la ... vanilla ice-cream! Home-made ice-cream! A very good recipe to quickly steal someone's heart. This is a very basic vanilla ice-cream recipe that can be transformed into various assorted...

Serves: 2 liters Prep time: 20 Minutes Cook time: 60 Minutes Ready in: 80 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 207 Carbs: 24g Protein: 3.5g Fat: 11g

Rating:

4.92

4.92

Chocolate Brownie

Chocolate Brownies are simply just YUMMY! So easy to make and so tasty! The ideal sweet treat if you crave chocolate! This recipe also comes a long way with me and I would like to share it with you! ...

Serves: 9-15 blocks, depending on the seize Prep time: 15 Minutes Cook time: 25 Minutes Ready in: 40 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 466 Carbs: 50g Protein: 6g Fat: 29g

Rating:

4.91

4.91

Potato and Leek Soup

Potato and leek soup (if served cold called ‘Vichyssoise’) was one of the first things we were taught in Chef School - Warwick Chef School in my case to be precise. And I will never forget it. This...

Serves: 4 Prep time: 20 Minutes Cook time: 40 Minutes Ready in: 60 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 147 Carbs: 24g Protein: 3g Fat: 5g

Rating:

4.90

4.90

Overnight Steak Marinade

I began making this wonderful overnight steak marinade for our Braai (BBQ) evenings back in my chef days at Augusta Kleinbosch Guest Farm. Some evenings we had ...

Serves: 4- cover 700g meat Prep time: 0 Minutes Cook time: 15 Minutes Ready in: 15 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 170 Carbs: 0g Protein: 23g Fat: 8g

Rating:

4.89

4.89

Beetroot Side Salad for the Braai

Beetroot Side Salad for the Braai is a lovely choice for doing something different for your Braai (BBQ). While employed by Augusta Kleinbosch Guest Farm a few ...

Serves: 4-6 Prep time: 30 Minutes Cook time: 20 Minutes Ready in: 50 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 198 Carbs: 33g Protein: 12g Fat: 3g

Rating:

4.88

4.88

Traditional Roast Chicken for Christmas

With Christmas only a few months away, it is almost time to start thinking about some ideas... why not considering traditional roast chicken for Christmas? It is a delicious food item for the Chris...

Serves: 6 Prep time: 20 Minutes Cook time: 90 Minutes Ready in: 110 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 165 Carbs: 0g Protein: 31g Fat: 3.6g

Rating:

4.88

4.88

Tomato and Chilli Jam

For a few years now I have searched for an easy to make tomato and chilli jam recipe- and finally I got one which I have slightly changed a bit. Tomato and chilli jam is such a lovely product to ke...

Serves: 5 small jars of 125ml each Prep time: 15 Minutes Cook time: 45 Minutes Ready in: 60 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 68 Carbs: 16g Protein: 0g Fat: 0g

Rating:

4.88

4.88

Lamingtons

Lamingtons is a delicious treat and it takes me back to my childhood days. My mom used to make these for us kids in our house. Maybe this is also where my love for becoming a Chef started? Who knows? ...

Serves: 10 Prep time: 20 Minutes Cook time: 60 Minutes Ready in: 80 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 198 Carbs: 3g Protein: 3g Fat: 4g

Rating:

4.87

4.87

Banana Loaf Muffins

I have great memories of this delicious banana loaf muffins. The reason I have named it ‘Banana Loaf Muffins’ is simply because it is a basic banana loaf recipe, and can be turned into muffins as well...

Serves: 12 muffins or 2 loafs, depending on seize Prep time: 15 Minutes Cook time: 60 Minutes Ready in: 75 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 326 Carbs: 55g Protein: 4.3g Fat: 11g

Rating:

4.87

4.87

Carrot Cake

It took me literally years and years to finally be happy with the perfect Carrot Cake! This dearest readers and fellow friends are a TREASURY CARROT CAKE RECIPE- if you are fortune enough to own a cof...

Serves: 10-16 Slices, depending on the seize Prep time: 400 Minutes Cook time: 20 Minutes Ready in: 60 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 415 Carbs: 7g Protein: 5g Fat: 10g

Rating:

4.85

4.85

Green Peppercorn Sauce-Perfect for the Braai

With Heritage Braai Day around the corner, try this green peppercorns sauce- perfect for the Steak Braai! It goes really well with any beef meat cut, I used to make this for my guests when I had beef ...

Serves: 4 Prep time: 20 Minutes Cook time: 10 Minutes Ready in: 30 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 431 Carbs: 2g Protein: 40g Fat: 30g

Rating:

4.82

4.82

Basic Pasta Dough

This basic pasta dough recipe is my recipe from chef school while I was studying at Warwick Chef School. I have kept this basic pasta recipe save...

Serves: 2 large balls Prep time: 15 Minutes Cook time: 0 Minutes Ready in: 15 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 289 Carbs: 56g Protein: 12g Fat: 1.8g

Rating:

4.82

4.82

Muesli

This muesli recipe is definitely one of my personal favourites. I could eat this for breakfast, lunch and dinner. I am very, very fond of this recipe...

Serves: 10-15 portions, depending on the seize Prep time: 20 Minutes Cook time: 30 Minutes Ready in: 50 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 340 Carbs: 77.8g Protein: 9.7g Fat: 4.9g

Rating:

4.81

4.81

Plain White Bread

This plain white bread rolls recipe will become a new favourite in your home! I decided to share this wonderful plain white bread recipe with you - it is from my chef school file. It is a very versati...

Serves: 2 Loafs Prep time: 20 Minutes Cook time: 30 Minutes Ready in: 50 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 265 Carbs: 49g Protein: 9g Fat: 3.2g

Rating:

4.80

4.80

Cold Cucumber and Mint Soup

This refreshing cold cucumber and mint soup can be used as a starter or served in small lovely glasses and be served as part of canapé’s and on platters. With the summer in sight, cool, refreshing foo...

Serves: 4 Prep time: 20 Minutes Cook time: 0 Minutes Ready in: 20 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 57 Carbs: 9.3g Protein: 3.6g Fat: 0.7g

Rating:

4.80

4.80

Roast Lamb for Christmas

Roast Lamb for Christmas cannot be left out. A cold buffet meal just wouldn't be the same without the roast lamb. Or for a special Sunday Lunch it will be very much appreciated by everybody around the...

Serves: 6 Prep time: 30 Minutes Cook time: 90 Minutes Ready in: 120 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 258 Carbs: 0g Protein: 25.6g Fat: 16.5g

Rating:

4.80

4.80

Vanilla Pannacotta

This light and tasty vanilla Pannacotta recipe is a must-have recipe for your collection. It is such a lovely recipe because you have your lovely basic recipe of the vanilla pannacotta and then you ca...

Serves: 6 Prep time: 10 Minutes Cook time: 20 Minutes Ready in: 30 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 372 Carbs: 61g Protein: 0g Fat: 11g

Rating:

4.80

4.80

Pâte Scurée- Sweet Flan Pastry

Pate Sucre- sweet flan pastry is a very ‘chef-like’ pastry to work with. See it as an upper class version of the older, but more familiar’ tennis biscuit and butter base’ for tarts. If you attend fanc...

Serves: 6 individual or 1 medium Prep time: 15 Minutes Cook time: 15 Minutes Ready in: 30 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 180 Carbs: 17g Protein: 2g Fat: 12g

Rating:

4.80

4.80

French Onion Soup

Just another very good reason why I just love the French Cooking! This French onion soup recipe I have tried out the first time while working at Augusta Kleinbosch Guest Farm. I was a bit out of i...

Serves: 6 Prep time: 20 Minutes Cook time: 45 Minutes Ready in: 65 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 466 Carbs: 28g Protein: 20g Fat: 31g

Rating:

4.80

4.80

Lemon Meringue Tart

Because our garden have a lovely lemon tree, I have decided to share this delicious and easy lemon meringue tart with you. Most of us are very familiar with lemon meringue tart, I grew up with it. My ...

Serves: 6-8 slices, depending on the seize Prep time: 30 Minutes Cook time: 15 Minutes Ready in: 45 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 285 Carbs: 39g Protein: 3.8g Fat: 13g

Rating:

4.77

4.77

Brandy Snaps

Brandy snaps is such a lovely dessert snack which can really add beautiful visual effects as well and wonderful taste sensation to your desired dish. I remember brandy snaps in my career mostly use...

Serves: approximately 20, depending on which shape Prep time: 20 Minutes Cook time: 40 Minutes Ready in: 60 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 67 Carbs: 13g Protein: 0g Fat: 1g

Rating:

4.75

4.75

Chicken Currry

This is an absolutely delicious chicken curry I can't wait to share with you. With the winter around the corner, this suggestion of chicken curry will for sure upwards on the what-to-cook-for -dinner-...

Serves: 4-6 Prep time: 30 Minutes Cook time: 30 Minutes Ready in: 60 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 110 Carbs: 16g Protein: 6g Fat: 3g

Rating:

4.75

4.75

Milk Tart

Milk tart is a very traditional tart originally from my own country South Africa. There have been many competitions on the Afrikaans DSTV channels to see who makes the best recipe. And I am sure every...

Serves: 6 individuals, or 1 large Prep time: 30 Minutes Cook time: 30 Minutes Ready in: 60 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 291 Carbs: 33g Protein: 6g Fat: 16g

Rating:

4.74

4.74

Small Shortbread Biscuits

This small shortbread biscuit is an ideal idea if you own a coffee shop and would like to serve a small biscuit next to your cup of coffee. Nowadays it is of fashion to get a small nibble when you ord...

Serves: 84 Prep time: 20 Minutes Cook time: 15 Minutes Ready in: 35 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 502 Carbs: 65g Protein: 6g Fat: 24g

Rating:

4.73

4.73

White Chocolate and Nougat Semifreddo

This delicious white chocolate and nougat semifreddo is a lovely summer ice-cream dessert or perfect for your Christmas table o...

Serves: 8-10 slices, depending on thickness Prep time: 30 Minutes Cook time: 0 Minutes Ready in: 30 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 227 Carbs: 11g Protein: 3g Fat: 18g

Rating:

4.73

4.73

Parma ham, Green fig and Bocconcini Sald

This Parma ham, green fig and bocconcini salad is a delicious starter served as part of a 3-course dinner or can be enjoyed as a light lunch salad or be part of a festive buffet table dish. It can als...

Serves: 4 Prep time: 20 Minutes Cook time: 3 Minutes Ready in: 23 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 196 Carbs: 12g Protein: 10g Fat: 12.5g

Rating:

4.73

4.73

Warm Potato Bake

Warm potato bake, also known as Pommes Dauphinoise in French is a dish made widely all over the world. Personally I have always been a fan of warm potato bake. And I absolutely just love it with a bra...

Serves: 8 Prep time: 20 Minutes Cook time: 60 Minutes Ready in: 80 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 77 Carbs: 17g Protein: 2g Fat: 0.1g

Rating:

4.71

4.71

Chocolate Mousse

Chocolate Mousse original is of France. One again a reason why I love French cooking! This particular chocolate mousse recipe is a sweet mousse. Light and fluffy and not too rich and creamy. It ...

Serves: 6-8, depending on portion seize Prep time: 15 Minutes Cook time: 0 Minutes Ready in: 15 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 355 Carbs: 27g Protein: 7g Fat: 26g

Rating:

4.71

4.71

Green Salad with a Twist

This is a delicious green salad with a twist to serve as a side dishes for your lovely braai (BBQ) evening. It is very quick and easy, tasty and healthy. Other than your normal green salad most people...

Serves: 4-6 Prep time: 10 Minutes Cook time: 10 Minutes Ready in: 20 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 48 Carbs: 5.5g Protein: 1.5g Fat: 2.3g

Rating:

4.70

4.70

Tomato Relish

With this upcoming Braai Day in Septemb...

Serves: 3-5 litre Prep time: 30 Minutes Cook time: 60 Minutes Ready in: 90 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 29 Carbs: 7g Protein: 1.3g Fat: 0.2g

Rating:

4.70

4.70

Hollandaise Sauce

I remember hollandaise sauce back from my chef school days. It was one of the first sauces we learnt about. Such good memories from my Warwick Chef Schoo...

Serves: 6-8 Prep time: 20 Minutes Cook time: 0 Minutes Ready in: 20 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 60 Carbs: 2g Protein: 0g Fat: 6g

Rating:

4.70

4.70

Pavlova

This Pavlova recipe is from my early days as chef. The other day I was cleaning out my chef recipe - and through out some unnecessary stuff. I came across a lovely recipe (not this one) with the love...

Serves: 1 Pavlova or 6-10 meringue nests Prep time: 20 Minutes Cook time: 60 Minutes Ready in: 80 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 60 Carbs: 14g Protein: 3.6g Fat: 6g

Rating:

4.70

4.70

Indian Butter Chicken

Where can I start with this amazing Indian Butter Chicken recipe?! I used to make this Indian Butter Chicken for guests in the winter staying at the Guest House. A wonderful one-pot winter winner! ...

Serves: 8 Prep time: 20 Minutes Cook time: 50 Minutes Ready in: 70 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 384 Carbs: 8g Protein: 24g Fat: 29g

Rating:

4.70

4.70

Chocolate Bread and Butter Pudding

This chocolate bread and butter pudding recipe also come a long way with me. Actually, I am not even sure how it got in my file, but I am very grateful that it ended up with me. This bread and b...

Serves: 4 Prep time: 20 Minutes Cook time: 35 Minutes Ready in: 55 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 445 Carbs: 26g Protein: 0g Fat: 30g

Rating:

4.70

4.70

Hertzoggies

Hertzoggies- a very traditional South-African biscuit. My fondest memories of hertzoggies were when my mother used to make these biscuits for us every December school holiday to take with on our us...

Serves: 12 Prep time: 45 Minutes Cook time: 20 Minutes Ready in: 65 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 66 Carbs: 8g Protein: 1g Fat: 3g

Rating:

4.69

4.69

Pumpkin Tart

Pumpkin tart is a quick bake, something to add to your Sunday lunch meal and very tasty. I had to do this at my last, most recent job, (since it was a lot of South-African type of foods) and went t...

Serves: 6 Prep time: 30 Minutes Cook time: 45 Minutes Ready in: 75 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 340 Carbs: 47 Protein: 6.9g Fat: 15.6g

Rating:

4.69

4.69

Shortbread Squares

Short bread squares are a really delicious and anytime snack you can't resist! I have this Shortbread recipe since my first job at Blue Gum Country Estate, nea...

Serves: 54 blocks Prep time: 20 Minutes Cook time: 40 Minutes Ready in: 60 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 502 Carbs: 65g Protein: 6g Fat: 24g

Rating:

4.68

4.68

Brown Rusks

Brown rusks, buttermilk rusks or any form of rusks are a good crunchy start to a new day. A perfect way of eating breakfast quick or a lovely afternoon snack on the way to dinner. When you think of ru...

Serves: 50 Rusks Prep time: 60 Minutes Cook time: 20 Minutes Ready in: 140 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 436 Carbs: 23g Protein: 23g Fat: 20g

Rating:

4.67

4.67

Raspberry Christmas Panna Cotta

Raspberry Christmas Panna Cotta is a quick and easy summer’s dessert to celebrate Christmas. Just as the white chocolate and nougat semifreddo, this panna cotta can be made in advance. You just pop it...

Serves: 6, depending on seize Prep time: 20 Minutes Cook time: 20 Minutes Ready in: 40 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 420 Carbs: 15.5g Protein: 2.7g Fat: 37.9g

Rating:

4.67

4.67

Beef Lasagna

Beef Lasagne is also known as a very classical Italian dish - already in families over the centuries. I used to make this lovely beef lasagne for our Wellington Wine walk groups. As we used to be a hi...

Serves: 4-6 Prep time: 60 Minutes Cook time: 45 Minutes Ready in: 105 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 408 Carbs: 3g Protein: 23g Fat: 20g

Rating:

4.67

4.67

Chicken Lasagna

Lasagne is such an old time classic! Why not trying a chicken lasagne instead of beef? This I love to make at home for me and my hubby. Because it is only the two of us, we can enjoy it more than o...

Serves: 4 Prep time: 20 Minutes Cook time: 40 Minutes Ready in: 60 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 266 Carbs: 19g Protein: 19g Fat: 6g

Rating:

4.67

4.67

Butternut Soup

This one is very popular in my own home. This Butternut Soup was one of the first soups I have ever made for my husband and he is very happy that we make it frequently. As it all sometimes happen, yo...

Serves: 6-8 Prep time: 20 Minutes Cook time: 40 Minutes Ready in: 60 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 397 Carbs: 20g Protein: 8g Fat: 8g

Rating:

4.67

4.67

Italian Almond Biscotti

Italian Almond Biscotti is the perfect companion with a hot cup of cappuccino or hot chocolate. Perfect for dipping. Italian Almond Biscotti's origin is as the name says, from Italy. Just another good...

Serves: 200, depending on the thickness Prep time: 20 Minutes Cook time: 40 Minutes Ready in: 60 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 110 Carbs: 16g Protein: 2g Fat: 4.5g

Rating:

4.65

4.65

Macaroni Cheese

Most of us grew up with macaroni cheese and it is really a delicious meal for a weekday evening. Macaroni cheese does not require a long list of ingredients and it is very tasty and delicious. Ther...

Serves: 4 Prep time: 30 Minutes Cook time: 20 Minutes Ready in: 30 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 164 Carbs: 23g Protein: 7g Fat: 5g

Rating:

4.65

4.65

Breakfast Herb Omelette

This fantastic breakfast herb omelette is a lovely filling for that something different for a change. If you would like something different than your usual omelette filling, the breakfast herb omelet ...

Serves: 1 Prep time: 10 Minutes Cook time: 10 Minutes Ready in: 20 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 462 Carbs: 3g Protein: 28g Fat: 37g

Rating:

4.64

4.64

Apple Crumble

Apple crumble is also a lovely dessert to enjoy. This apple crumble recipe is in my file since my very first job. I have found that many people do love apple desserts quite a lot. This one is quick...

Serves: 4 Prep time: 20 Minutes Cook time: 20 Minutes Ready in: 40 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 298 Carbs: 39g Protein: 2g Fat: 10g

Rating:

4.63

4.63

Crème Brulée

Crème brûlée is one of the first desserts you hear when people talk about French Desserts. Crème brûlée means ‘burnt cream’. There are many recipes available on crème brûlée and I would like to share...

Serves: 4-6, depending on ramekin seize Prep time: 30 Minutes Cook time: 20 Minutes Ready in: 50 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 551 Carbs: 22g Protein: 6g Fat: 50g

Rating:

4.63

4.63

Baked Cheesecake

What would a coffee shop be without a lovely baked cheesecake to offer?? Most women I know really love cheesecake and would often refer to it as a sin if they order it in a coffee shop. Maybe it is t...

Serves: 8-10 Prep time: 60 Minutes Cook time: 60 Minutes Ready in: 120 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 551 Carbs: 22g Protein: 6g Fat: 50g

Rating:

4.62

4.62

Summer Berry Christmas Trifle

Christmas aren't Christmas without having summer berry Christmas trifle on the dessert table. This is a lovely variation of trifle: a summer berry Christmas trifle. It is beautiful in the red colours...

Serves: 8-10 Prep time: 30 Minutes Cook time: 60 Minutes Ready in: 90 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 122.2 Carbs: 14.2g Protein: 6.3g Fat: 0.1g

Rating:

4.60

4.60

Tuille Biscuits

Tuille biscuits- Another favourite dessert snack to make your dessert look even more beautiful! My first introduction to tuille biscuits was back in my chef school days at

Serves: 20,depending on the seize Prep time: 15 Minutes Cook time: 60 Minutes Ready in: 75 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 77.1 Carbs: 11.5g Protein: 1.2g Fat: 3.9g

Rating:

4.60

4.60

Mustard and Pepper Sauce

This mustard and pepper sauce is a delicious ac-compliment to a good quality beef fillet. Actually I see this recipe as a 3-in -1. You can make a mustard sauce, a pepper sauce or a mustard and pepper...

Serves: 4-6 Prep time: 15 Minutes Cook time: 30 Minutes Ready in: 45 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 775 Carbs: 4.7g Protein: 39.5g Fat: 65.2g

Rating:

4.60

4.60

Chicken Alfredo

This delicious chicken Alfredo recipe is versatile due to the fact that you can use this exact sauce in the chicken pancake as well. A perfect 2-in -1 recipe! Chicken is one of the best meats to...

Serves: 4 Prep time: 15 Minutes Cook time: 30 Minutes Ready in: 45 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 475 Carbs: 7g Protein: 60g Fat: 15g

Rating:

4.60

4.60

Tomato and Red Chilli Sauce

This tomato and red chilli sauce I came across by chance - and wow- what a lovely recipe to keep in your file. It is delicious with meat, chicken or fish. And I can recommend to sterilize and bottle t...

Serves: 4-6 Prep time: 25 Minutes Cook time: 60 Minutes Ready in: 85 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 194 Carbs: 35g Protein: 2g Fat: 3g

Rating:

4.60

4.60

Cajun Chicken Salad

Salads are a delicious light meal idea or can even be served a small dinner. This delicious Cajun chicken salad is a lovely salad I love to make for me and my husband and I always loved to make this ...

Serves: 1 large salad or 4 smaller Prep time: 15 Minutes Cook time: 10 Minutes Ready in: 35 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 577 Carbs: 25g Protein: 47g Fat: 39g

Rating:

4.60

4.60

Chicken Noodle Soup

Somewhere I have read that Chicken Noodle Soup is really important when you are sick and will make you feel a lot better. I still can't figure out if it is really the truth, or is it just the thought ...

Serves: 4 Prep time: 20 Minutes Cook time: 20 Minutes Ready in: 40 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 150 Carbs: 21g Protein: 18g Fat: 5g

Rating:

4.57

4.57

Chocolate Tart

This chocolate tart recipe is wonderful to serve at tea time or as dessert. It is rich and creamy due to the dark chocolate that it is made of. Once again I would recommend using Nestle Albany dark...

Serves: 8-12 slices Prep time: 60 Minutes Cook time: 45 Minutes Ready in: 105 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 195 Carbs: 32g Protein: 3g Fat: 20g

Rating:

4.56

4.56

Uschi's Potato Salad

Uschi's potato salad is named after a German guest/friend from a years ago. While I was working at Augusta Kleinbosch Guest Farm years ago, the neighbours Chris...

Serves: 6-8 Prep time: 20 Minutes Cook time: 30 Minutes Ready in: 50 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 130 Carbs: 24g Protein: 2g Fat: 3g

Rating:

4.55

4.55

Onion Marmalade

This onion marmalade recipe can be used as an ideal item for various food ideas. I would recommend to add it to an outdoor picnic basket - it will go wonderfully with a cheese platter and biscuits/me...

Serves: 3 small 125ml jars Prep time: 15 Minutes Cook time: 30 Minutes Ready in: 45 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 255 Carbs: 59g Protein: 0g Fat: 1g

Rating:

4.55

4.55

Chocolate Cupcake

Chocolate cupcakes are a very popular item at any birthday party, bridal shower, baby shower and tea parties! You can place the beautifully decorated chocolate cupcakes on a vintage cake stand and mak...

Serves: 6-12, depending on the depth of muffin pan Prep time: 20 Minutes Cook time: 10 Minutes Ready in: 30 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 172 Carbs: 24g Protein: 1g Fat: 8g

Rating:

4.53

4.53

Creamy Salad Dressing

With this upcoming summer season lying ahead of us, we will soon be moving to light meals such as salads, and it is a definite yes to start making your own creamy salad dressing! I believe every sa...

Serves: Enough to last a large family some time Prep time: 10 Minutes Cook time: 10 Minutes Ready in: 20 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 457 Carbs: 16g Protein: 0.8g Fat: 45g

Rating:

4.53

4.53

Creamy Mushroom Sauce

This delicious creamy sauce goes well with pan-fried chicken breasts and is also good with beef or veal steaks. The chives added last to give it a wonderful aftertaste on the palate. It is always ...

Serves: 4 Prep time: 10 Minutes Cook time: 15 Minutes Ready in: 35 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 368 Carbs: 1g Protein: 37g Fat: 23g

Rating:

4.53

4.53

Scones

Scones - a true delicacy for a ladies morning high tea in the garden. Oh, I can just see the picture in my imagination! I must admit to this one, that I find scones a tricky thing to make. I had mo...

Serves: 3 medium seize Prep time: 15 Minutes Cook time: 15 Minutes Ready in: 30 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 353 Carbs: 45g Protein: 7g Fat: 16g

Rating:

4.52

4.52

Salsa Verde

This tasty, quick and easy Salsa Verde Recipe is a great accompaniment to grilled fish. I used to make it with fried chicken breast fillet and polenta. Add some vegetables and you have a quick dinner ...

Serves: 4 Prep time: 15 Minutes Cook time: 0 Minutes Ready in: 15 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 5 Carbs: 0.9g Protein: 0.1g Fat: 0.1g

Rating:

4.52

4.52

Cool Cucumber salad

This cool cucumber salad is also a quick dish for the Braai (BBQ). It is quick and easy to assemble. Most of the ingredients are ingredients one normally have in your fridge and pantry. It is perfect ...

Serves: 8 Prep time: 10 Minutes Cook time: 10 Minutes Ready in: 20 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 80 Carbs: 8g Protein: 1g Fat: 5g

Rating:

4.50

4.50

Cheese, Chive and Onion Bread

This is a wonderful Cheese, Chive and Onion bread recipe which I have combined with 2 different recipes, and it turned out to be a very delicious loaf. It freezes well, and defrost fantastically! But ...

Serves: 1 Loaf Prep time: 20 Minutes Cook time: 45 Minutes Ready in: 65 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 200 Carbs: 36g Protein: 8g Fat: 3g

Rating:

4.50

4.50

Cold Spanish Gazpacho Soup

This delicious Cold Spanish Gazpacho Soup recipe comes a long way with me. While working as chef at Augusta Kleinbosch Guest Farm I used to make this cold soup ...

Serves: 6 Prep time: 30 Minutes Cook time: 0 Minutes Ready in: 30 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 61 Carbs: 7g Protein: 1g Fat: 3g

Rating:

4.50

4.50

Chocolate Fondant

When I hear Chocolate fondant I instantly crave chocolate. And there is by far a very good reason for this, because it absolutely tastes like heaven. No doubt about it. In my earlier chef years I f...

Serves: 6,depending on ramekin seize Prep time: 20 Minutes Cook time: 10 Minutes Ready in: 30 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 650 Carbs: 48g Protein: 7g Fat: 44g

Rating:

4.50

4.50

Beef Stroganoff

I was first introduced to Beef Stroganoff while working at Augusta Kleinbosch Guest Farm. It was a winter season and I wanted to use beef fillet, but not as a piece of steak. I wanted to make a winter...

Serves: 4-6 Prep time: 20 Minutes Cook time: 20 Minutes Ready in: 40 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 98 Carbs: 10g Protein: 34.7g Fat: 7g

Rating:

4.50

4.50

Chocolate and Glazed Cherrie Semifreddo

My first introduction to Semifreddo was only two years ago, and what a lovely surprise wasn't it to make a chocolate and glazed Cherrie semifreddo! This was a lovely summer's dessert at my short time...

Serves: 2 bread tins Prep time: 40 Minutes Cook time: 60 Minutes Ready in: 100 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 100 Carbs: 14g Protein: 3g Fat: 3g

Rating:

4.50

4.50

Chardonnay Cream Sauce

Mmmmmm, this is one of my favourite for fish recipes! I prefer using white flesh fish such as Kingklip and it also goes well with yummy...

Serves: 4 Prep time: 15 Minutes Cook time: 30 Minutes Ready in: 45 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 317 Carbs: 2g Protein: 5g Fat: 290g

Rating:

4.50

4.50

Butternut and Bacon Pasta Sauce

This lovely butternut and bacon pasta sauce I have made once while working at Augusta Kleinbosch for an Italian evening we had. We used our lovely red and white

Serves: 4 Prep time: 20 Minutes Cook time: 60 Minutes Ready in: 80 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 446 Carbs: 52.6g Protein: 23g Fat: 17.6g

Rating:

4.50

4.50

Pizza Base Dough

Most people I know love pizza, so this is why I share my pizza base dough recipe with you. Pizza once again makes me think about the Italians, maybe for me because of the red tomato base sauce which r...

Serves: 6-8 Prep time: 15 Minutes Cook time: 20 Minutes Ready in: 35 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 544 Carbs: 100g Protein: 5g Fat: 2g

Rating:

4.50

4.50

Mussel and White Wine Soup

Mussel and white wine soup is a fantastic starter option for a winter's evening. We always have a light crisp wine in our fridge kept out for our cooking. It doesn't even have to be expensive wine, a...

Serves: 4 Prep time: 15 Minutes Cook time: 30 Minutes Ready in: 45 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 286.5 Carbs: 12.7g Protein: 27.7g Fat: 10.9g

Rating:

4.50

4.50

Gingerbread Biscuits

We all grew up with gingerbread biscuits! Somehow, somewhere, whether it is your aunt or granny, your earliest memory of biscuits dates back to gingerbread biscuits. And boy, make this recipe with ...

Serves: 20 or more, depending on cookie cutter seize Prep time: 20 Minutes Cook time: 60 Minutes Ready in: 80 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 226 Carbs: 43g Protein: 4g Fat: 4g

Rating:

4.49

4.49

Brown or White Bread

My versatile recipe for brown or white bread is a recipe to keep. We read about bread and fish in the Bible and it is a very religious form of food. It is something you can just not imagine your life...

Serves: 5-6 portions of 2 slices each Prep time: 15 Minutes Cook time: 25 Minutes Ready in: 40 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 265 Carbs: 4.9g Protein: 9g Fat: 3.2g

Rating:

4.47

4.47

Chicken Cacciatore

I have decided to share my chicken cacciatore recipe with you as it is one of my husband, Iwan’s personal favourites. I can perhaps make it a bit more often for us! And because we have decided that on...

Serves: 4 Prep time: 30 Minutes Cook time: 80 Minutes Ready in: 110 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 233 Carbs: 10g Protein: 34.7g Fat: 7g

Rating:

4.47

4.47

Bread and Butter Pudding

This bread and butter pudding I also used to make for the older men of the Huegenot Gedenkschool Trustee Board. They used to come every now and aga...

Serves: 6 Prep time: 30 Minutes Cook time: 30 Minutes Ready in: 60 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 126 Carbs: 18g Protein: 3g Fat: 4g

Rating:

4.44

4.44

Salad Nicoise

This salad NiÇoise is a classic salad. We have learned about Salad NiÇoise already in chef school back in the days and then it was already listed as a classic salad/ dish. Salad NiÇoise main ingre...

Serves: 4 Prep time: 20 Minutes Cook time: 10 Minutes Ready in: 30 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 631 Carbs: 40g Protein: 39g Fat: 37g

Rating:

4.44

4.44

Garlic and Thyme Sauce

This is a delicious creamy garlic and thyme sauce. Prefect for a Chicken braai or pork tjop braai. With National Heritage Day a...

Serves: 2-4 Prep time: 15 Minutes Cook time: 15 Minutes Ready in: 30 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 109 Carbs: 4g Protein: 3.8g Fat: 9.5g

Rating:

4.43

4.43

Chicken Mushroom Pancake

This delightful chicken mushroom pancake is a light and creamy wonderful light lunch idea or ideal for a small dinner. The chicken mushroom filling is made of a basic white sauce mixed with the chick...

Serves: 5 Prep time: 40 Minutes Cook time: 15 Minutes Ready in: 55 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 290 Carbs: 12.1g Protein: 21.9g Fat: 16.7g

Rating:

4.40

4.40

Cocktail Sauce

This classic cocktail sauce is lovely with a prawn starter and seasonal avocado pear. Use fresh, crispy lettuce in the bottom of your desired dish (a glass one, on a foot, will usually make it look...

Serves: 4 Prep time: 15 Minutes Cook time: 0 Minutes Ready in: 15 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 124 Carbs: 28g Protein: 1.4g Fat: 1.1g

Rating:

4.40

4.40

Feta, Watermelon and Pumpkin Seed Salad

The feta, watermelon and pumpkin seed salad is definitely delicious in that hot summer months! Enjoy the feta, watermelon and pumpkin seed salad on your veranda table for a lovely quick lunch or se...

Serves: 4 Prep time: 15 Minutes Cook time: 5 Minutes Ready in: 20 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 183 Carbs: 11g Protein: 7g Fat: 13g

Rating:

4.40

4.40

Prawn Salad

Prawn salad is really delicious. A wonderful starter idea for a restaurant's Valentine's Day Menu. Prawns I would say is nowadays almost also a delicatessen. Here in South Africa, it is definitely ...

Serves: 4 Prep time: 15 Minutes Cook time: 10 Minutes Ready in: 25 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 324 Carbs: 3g Protein: 9g Fat: 31g

Rating:

4.40

4.40

Smoked Chicken Salad

A smoked chicken salad is a very popular type of salad in any coffee shop. It is a lovely meal for a lovely summer's lunch, can be eaten for as a small dinner or even be as part of a large Sunday buff...

Serves: 4 Prep time: 20 Minutes Cook time: 0 Minutes Ready in: 20 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 164 Carbs: 10.9g Protein: 20g Fat: 3.6g

Rating:

4.40

4.40

Tomato Soup

This fabulous warm tomato soup recipe I have made for many years now, in different jobs and at home for dinners. It is a lovely, smooth tasting soup and clear on your palate. If you can get your h...

Serves: 4 Prep time: 20 Minutes Cook time: 20 Minutes Ready in: 40 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 157 Carbs: 32.5g Protein: 3.9g Fat: 1.4g

Rating:

4.40

4.40

Chicken with Cashew Nuts

This chicken with cashew nuts recipe is definitely a lovely suggestion for a Sunday lunch meal or winter warmer. We usually eat it with rice and broccoli with cauliflower and cheese sauce. A bit of bo...

Serves: 4 Prep time: 15 Minutes Cook time: 45 Minutes Ready in: 60 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 40 Carbs: 59g Protein: 22g Fat: 10g

Rating:

4.33

4.33

Smoked Salmon Salad

Smoked salmon salad! Most people I know love smoked salmon. It is definitely an ingredient to keep in your fridge or freezer if you own a guesthouse. People love it with breakfast, for lunch and even ...

Serves: 1 large salad Prep time: 25 Minutes Cook time: 0 Minutes Ready in: 25 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 166 Carbs: 6g Protein: 16g Fat: 9g

Rating:

4.30

4.30

Apple, Ginger and Cinnamon Muffins

Muffins are also known to us from a small age. It is the perfect snack to grab and just chew a bite for a hungry person or that perfect match for morning or afternoon tea. You get all kinds of inte...

Serves: 15 Prep time: 20 Minutes Cook time: 20 Minutes Ready in: 40 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 85.7 Carbs: 19.3g Protein: 2.9g Fat: 0.9g

Rating:

4.27

4.27

Quiche Pastry

Quiches are one of the first things you think about when talking about a savoury platter- that is why I would love to share this basic quiche pastry recipe with you. It is so easy to make and you can...

Serves: 6 individual or 1 large Prep time: 15 Minutes Cook time: 15 Minutes Ready in: 30 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 242 Carbs: 22g Protein: 7g Fat: 14g

Rating:

4.27

4.27

Custard Pancake

This is a very lovely custard pancake which is very easy to make. It is light and creamy and not heavy on the stomach. You can again play here with wonderful ice-cream ideas to complete the pancake. ...

Serves: 6 Prep time: 20 Minutes Cook time: 20 Minutes Ready in: 40 Minutes

Nutrition: Calories 168 Carbs: 20g Protein: 4g Fat: 7g

Rating:

4.10

4.10