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Healthy Alcohol?

October 31, 2022 2:28 pm Published by

The trend dominating the alcohol industry For the past several years, consumers around the globe have turned towards healthier lifestyles.…

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South African Sushi

May 16, 2022 4:33 pm Published by

And why not? Sushi ingredients with a SA twist, served with spicy chakalaka relish that you can make yourself. To…

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Loco Moco Burger

May 16, 2022 11:48 am Published by

Read in Afrikaans The ultimate Hawaiian comfort food, Loco Moco consists of rice topped with a hamburger patty, brown gravy…

Hashbrown Breakfast Burger

February 1, 2022 11:37 am Published by

Read in Afrikaans In my opinion, the ultimate breakfast includes hash browns. Not just any hash browns, but the processed…

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Make Your Own Boerewors

February 1, 2022 11:13 am Published by

Different herbs and spices give each boerewors recipe its unique flavour profile, and they are usually passed down from generation…

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Pimped Malva Pudding

March 11, 2021 10:48 am Published by

Read in Afrikaans We are upgrading this popular dessert, the malva pudding, and see no harm in adding fragrant and…

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Braai Banquet

March 11, 2021 10:25 am Published by

Entertaining is lots of fun, especially when you go beyond the casual braai and elevate it to a braai banquet.…

Ramen Bowl

December 10, 2020 10:51 am Published by

Read in Afirkaans Food bowls are trendy, easy to make look good on Instagram, and surprisingly healthy and tasty. The…

Going Traditional

December 4, 2020 3:54 pm Published by

You can always ­find a spot near your patio for a built-in braai. This small braai is great for small…

Perfect Porkchops

December 4, 2020 2:38 pm Published by

Read in Afrikaans 4 – 6 servings Preparation time: 5 minutes Pan-frying or braaiing time: 8 – 10 minutes Ingredients…

Sticky Pork Rashers

December 4, 2020 2:37 pm Published by

With versatile, value-for-money pork, there’s always new and exciting tastes to try. Impress your friends with this recipe at your…

Mazavaroo

December 2, 2020 10:05 pm Published by

Mazavaroo, a well-loved Mauritian hot chilli sauce that is traditionally made with chillies, ginger, garlic, preserved lemons and spices. Many…

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Mini Spare Ribs

December 2, 2020 9:47 pm Published by

Girls have decided that they too can fire up a braai and do some really good braaiing. In her book…

To the patio we go!

December 2, 2020 9:55 am Published by

Summer is here, which means we should all be living outside.Here are some great products to fit in with that…

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Stokbrood

November 13, 2020 10:09 am Published by

It makes sense that roasting meat on a stick has been around for a very long time. In fact, evidence…

Dill Potato Salad

August 28, 2020 2:05 pm Published by

Read in Afrikaans In South Africa, potato salad is a standard. go-to dish at a braai or family gathering. The…

Keep it cool

August 21, 2020 2:09 pm Published by

Make a braai feature from your cooler and a pallet or two. What you need: 1 x cooler box (preferably…

Prawn and sausage skewers

August 21, 2020 12:25 pm Published by

These easy and delicious skewers can serve as a wonderful Sunday braai dish. Recipe serves 6. Ingredients: 18 prawns, deveined…

Sweet potato bake

December 4, 2019 1:00 pm Published by

Read in Afrikaans A slightly different take on a dish that is a staple at any South African braai. Ingredients…

Fire up your braai area

November 19, 2019 8:25 am Published by

Fire is an invigorating element that conjures up images of danger, warmth and, best of all, delicious food. With so…

Jalapeño Poppers

October 25, 2019 1:37 pm Published by

Read in Afrikaans Hot and spicy poppers are the perfect starter to get your taste buds revved up for the…

Jazz up your patio!

September 26, 2018 8:12 am Published by

Build a unique three-piece patio set for your braai area, and be prepared for summer braai-ing. Two-Seater Bench What you…

Cooking with Gas

April 3, 2018 2:17 pm Published by

A potjie on gas Plant expert Gerald Schofield has some hidden talents when it comes to preparing food. He tends…

Tandoori time

March 16, 2018 2:33 pm Published by

Tandoori time Making your own tandoori oven is really simple. Why not make one yourself, and cook up some great…

Braai with Ina

March 16, 2018 2:21 pm Published by

Braaiing with Ina Paarman Our favourite lady of South African cooking products is most definitely Ina Paarman. While she started…

Jan’s best braai

March 15, 2018 11:30 am Published by

It’s your right to braai the best Jan Braai believes that it is your democratic right to eat properly braaied…

The Banting Braai

March 15, 2018 10:36 am Published by

The Banting braai The name on everyone’s lips these days is ‘banting’, and The Real Meal Revolution, the book that…

Jam bread sticks

March 15, 2018 10:09 am Published by

Bread sticks filled with apricot jam A braai should involve the whole family, which means also keeping the kids busy.…

Braai Breakfast

March 15, 2018 9:27 am Published by

Long-life salads These two old-fashioned salads last for ages if kept cool. In fact, they last so well that you…

Shisa nyama with Tanya

March 14, 2018 6:31 pm Published by

Shisa nyama is a Zulu phrase that literally means to ‘burn meat’, but usually refers to the gathering of friends…

Turkish barbeque

March 12, 2018 10:16 am Published by

A traditional Turkish barbeque The Turks love to barbeque, mainly because it gives them an extra opportunity to drink raki,…

Green up your braai area

March 9, 2018 11:42 am Published by

Shop-bought marinades, cooking sauces, braai flavourings and dips are convenient, but nothing beats the fresh flavours of the ‘green factor’.…

And the kitchen sink

March 9, 2018 9:45 am Published by

Complete with the kitchen sink! What you need Cutting list: Pine cut to the following dimensions: 4 x 44mm x…

Tin braai can

March 9, 2018 8:47 am Published by

Tin braai can Repurpose a paint tin to make a neat little braai! What you need Empty metal paint can…

Liquid smoke

March 9, 2018 8:22 am Published by

Get the smoky flavour without actually smoking anything. Liquid smoke is just what it sounds like – smoke that’s been…

S'mores Bar

March 8, 2018 4:37 pm Published by

S’mores Bar A trend that has taken America by storm and is sure to be a hit at home is…

Paella Party

March 8, 2018 4:07 pm Published by

At various times of the year, mostly around the holidays, the number of guests we accommodate seems to grow. We…

Campfire hot beans

March 8, 2018 3:40 pm Published by

Beans are a perfect side dish for a family gathering or your next camping trip. This recipe has medium chilli…

Braaiing with herbs

March 8, 2018 3:35 pm Published by

Braaiing with herbs Tanya Visser, presenter of The Gardener and copresenter of Home Made Easy TV programmes, is a gardener…

Veggies on the braai

March 8, 2018 2:30 pm Published by

At very many South African braais, the veggies (if there are any) are usually cooked in the kitchen while the…

Southern Inspired BBQ

March 8, 2018 11:20 am Published by

Southern US food is diverse, taking influences from Africa, UK and France, amongst others, and creating a unique southern style…

Braai Cabinet

February 27, 2018 2:31 pm Published by

A braai cabinet with a difference A handy surface next to your braai is always so useful, for meat, tongs,…

Dessert on fire!

February 26, 2018 1:00 pm Published by

Dessert on fire! Many of us like a little something sweet after the main meal, and there are loads of…

Ina's Lamb Fix

February 23, 2018 8:14 am Published by

Ina’s lamb fix A household name in South African food, Ina Paarman started in a garage with a very small…

Holiday Braai

February 22, 2018 11:39 am Published by

Our beautiful weather allows us to take full advantage of the holiday season and have some family and friends around…

Anna’s Succulent Fish

February 22, 2018 11:21 am Published by

Braaiing fish is always fun. A fly-fishing expedition years ago bagged us some small trout that we simply pan-fried in…

Tanya’s Sticky Ribs

February 22, 2018 11:00 am Published by

Tanya Visser is known as a gardener, magazine editor and presenter of the TV programme The Gardener on The Home…

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Campfire Stories

November 23, 2017 4:25 pm Published by

Fire Pit DIY Picture being gathered around a glowing fire, out in the open, sharing tales and good cheer with…

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Fired up

June 11, 2015 8:05 am Published by

A portable fire pit is the perfect addition to your deck or patio, especially on chilly nights. Our Top Team…

Fabulous Fire Pit

November 26, 2014 8:26 am Published by

Materials 1 bag PPC Cement 2 bags building sand 2 bags river sand 2 m reinforcing wire (Brickforce) 64 fire…

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