Recipes

All my yummy recipes in one spot!

Warm Potato and Sweet Potato Salad

This dish is always a hit, it is one of my hubby’s favourites it is an excellent addition for a braai. You can serve it with something cooked indoors as well, it goes well with sausages, pork chops and even meat balls. Warm Potato and Sweet Potato Salad Warm Potato and Sweet Potato Salad Ingredients – Enough for 4 – 6 people 6 potatoes 3 sweet potatoes 1 onion 50 grams of butter – more or less 50 ml of oil – more or less Salt to taste Method Peel and slice the potatoes, sweet potatoes and onion into chunks. Mix…

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Homemade Mixed Berry Ice Cream

Ever since I started watching Masterchef I have been crazily pining over an ice cream maker of my very own. I love ice cream, frozen yogurt, sorbet, slushies you name it, if it comes frozen I’ll eat it. So for Christmas 2013 my husband got me my own ice cream maker as a Christmas present. It is not one of those fancy machines you you see on T.V where you just add your mix and and there it goes, this one has a freezer bowl that you have to pre-freeze for at least 8 hours, so I just keep my…

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South African Pancake Recipe

Pancakes are loved all over the world, but each country has their own traditional way of preparing and serving them. This is my favourite recipe for making pancakes and it is a recipe I tweaked a tiny bit from Sarie Kos, the original recipe can be found here: www.sarie.com  Pancake Recipe. Pancake Recipe I got till here with writing this post when the power went out and turned my pancakes into a romantic candle lit baking and dinner session! I had planned to make pancakes for dinner anyways and I am really glad I did because it’s one of the easiest…

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Scrumptious Homemade Hamburgers

I think my favourite food is hamburgers, yes I know it’s not the most healthy, but yum, there is nothing like a delicious hamburger. My hamburger recipe is probably my proudest food invention till date and today I’m sharing it with you. Homemade Hamburgers. Homemade Hamburgers Ingredients: 1 Egg a Hand full of Oats OR 1 Slice of White Bread 1 tbsp of Sugar a Blob of Tomato Sauce (Ketchup as it’s known in some countries) a Splash of Soy Sauce 2 tsp of Thyme (Sjjjjt this is my secret ingredient) A couple of grinds of freshly grounded mixed herbs Salt…

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Rooibos Tea Chocolate Cake – Dairy Free!

This is one of my favourite chocolate cake recipes, it is really moist and it is also dairy free! The first time ever I made it was together with my grandmother. The recipe is from her recipe collection and I think the original recipe was published in the Huisgenoot. Rooibos tea is a proudly South African product.,it is caffeine free and high in antioxidants, if you can’t find it in your country you should be able to substitute it for your favourite tea, that is to say if the flavour will go with chocolate, so use your own discretion. Rooibos Tea…

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