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Easy gourmet dishes
Camp cooking should not be a schlep, says Alta Faul. She and her husband Alfred eat gourmet meals in the bundu that take minimal effort – because she plans well.
Great for padkos or for a party – the whole family will love these easy snack bars.
Stuffed aubergines with tomato concasse
These aubergines are a great starter, or make a few more and serve them as a main to your vegetarian mates.
Serve this delicious, filling summer salad at your next braai.
Mention venison and most South Africans think of Annatjie Reynolds.
This brunch feast will see you through until dinnertime!
Who can say no to a pita stuffed with succulent slices of braaied lamb?
Book giveaway: Girls on Fire
Win this great braai book, filled with delicious, straightforward recipes.
Hearty mince hash
This typical American breakfast is not something you can prepare in a hurry. Take your time – the best part is the potato: crispy on the outside, soft on the inside.
This meat pie travels well, is great hot or cold and is much less fiddly to make than Scotch eggs.
Food tips for travelling families
When you have three children and you like camping, as Christelle Otto and husband Ben do, your camp menu takes some planning.
Red hot recipes
Braaiing is our national pastime and Jan Braai our unofficial braai ambassador. To give you a “taste” of his latest cookbook, he’s sharing a few of the recipes from the book.
Super citrus chicken
The smoky flavour of the chicken begs for a mielie on the grid or a fresh salsa of chopped pineapple and mint leaves.
Make your own feta
Once you find what you need and try our recipe, you will never buy feta from the shops again.
When a guy is cooking for his mates, he wants two things: deliciousness and minimal effort. These six recipes will work a treat on a boys’ weekend away, or at home around the braai. Tuck in!
1 tortilla, 4 clever ideas
If the nearest freshly-baked goodies are a few days’ drive away, tortillas are a great alternative. Children also like lending a hand “building” their own tortillas.
Spicy chicken wings
Ditch the peanuts and chips – these chicken wings are so much better to snack on around the braai.
Fill up the cookie tins
One of the main ingredients in a proper holiday is rusks and biscuit tins filled with goodies. These four recipes are easy to prepare and far more delicious than shop-bought bakes.
A perfect midnight snack after a night out on the town
Tequila chicken roll
That’s right! Go dig out that bottle of Olmeca from New Year’s Eve.
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