Main Dish

The Mushroom Risotto from Tapas
The Mushroom Risotto from Tapas

TAPAS is a cookbook that was originally self-published by Liam Tomlin and available only at…

Fish Curry with Sangati from Temptations
Fish Curry with Sangati from Temptations

Temptations is a new recipe book from Prim Reddy and Niranj Pather. You may recognise…

Roasted Red Pepper and Harissa Pasta
Roasted Red Pepper and Harissa Pasta

This roasted red pepper and harissa pasta started out as a roasted red pepper harissa…

Lemon Tuna Pasta Salad
Lemon Tuna Pasta Salad

Canned tuna, while convenient tends to be a boring ingredient that’s usually just thrown together…

Grilled Lemon and Herb Fish and Chips
Grilled Lemon and Herb Fish and Chips

This is a bright and fresh take on fish and chips. Both fish and Chips…

Teriyaki Chicken Strips with Rice and Edamame
Teriyaki Chicken Strips with Rice and Edamame

There’s very little to say about these chicken teriyaki strips. Mainly because I was too…

Hake Patties with Avocado Cream, Cherry Tomatoes and Corn
Hake Patties with Avocado Cream, Cherry Tomatoes and Corn

I was told that this was a very comprehensive meal, which around here is a…

The Pastorie Chicken from SHARE, a nostalgic cookbook of South African Community Recipes
The Pastorie Chicken from SHARE, a nostalgic cookbook of South African Community Recipes

SHARE, a nostalgic cookbook of South African Community Recipes arrived in a paper envelope, made…

2 Ingredient Gluten Free Cauliflower Gnocchi with Browned Butter, Sage and Mushrooms

If ever you were looking for a low-carb or gluten free alternative to anything that…

Sundried Tomato and Basil Pasta

This sun-dried tomato and basil pasta is made with a few simple ingredients that come…

Instant Pot Chicken Soup
Instant Pot Lemon Chicken Soup

This instant pot chicken soup has fresh lemon juice added to it just before it…

Haloumi Sandwich with Pickled Beets, Roasted Sweet Potatoes and Pesto

This isn’t so much a recipe as it is a list of ingredients layered between…

Spicy Fish Tacos with Pineapple Salsa

Spicy hake topped with a sweet salsa makes the most delicious fish taco combination. It’s…

Herby Chickpea and Avocado Sandwiches

I love a good sandwich. This is a good sandwich, filled with the unusual suspects…

Chunky Tomato Sauce with Meatballs
Clean the Fridge Out Chunky Tomato Sauce with Meatballs

This dish was a fluke. It started with overripe tomatoes (that desperately needed to be…

Creamy Polenta Bowls with mushrooms, broccolini and eggs
Creamy Polenta Bowls with mushrooms, broccolini and eggs

Polenta, in my opinion, is the most underrated grain. It can be used in cooking…

Eggplant Meatballs with Couscous and Tahini Sauce
Eggplant Meatballs with Couscous and Tahini Sauce

These eggplant meatballs are so good I made them twice in a row and was…

Instant Pot Beef Curry
Instant Pot Beef Curry

This Instant Pot Curry is packed with flavor and spice. The secret is in the…

Chicken Broth Bowls [Plus One hour Instant Pot Chicken Broth]

If there’s a recipe I’ve shared here that I remake most often, it has to…

Caramelised Onion, Fig and Feta Pizza
Caramelised Onion, Fig and Feta Pizza

Not your obvious choice for pizza toppings, but caramelized ions, figs, feta and sprinkling of…