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March 19, 2021

HOT CROSS BUNS

INGREDIENTS The buns 150g raisins, soaked in boiling water for 30 minutes 25g dried citrus peel, chopped 450g flour 125g sourdough mother ...
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March 9, 2021

OXTAIL STEW

INGREDIENTS 75ml extra virgin olive oil 1T butter 2kg oxtail, cut in portions 2C white wine 6 shallots, peeled and ...
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March 5, 2021

PELMENI, SHIITAKE AND KOMBU BROTH

INGREDIENTS Mushroom stock  1kg brown mushrooms, peeled and diced (dry the mushroom peels and add as well)  100g shiitake mushrooms, sliced   1 ...
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March 5, 2021

SLOW-BRAISED BEEF SHORT-RIB PASTA

INGREDIENTS 400g beef short rib  1.5t each salt and pepper  cake flour for dusting  2T olive oil  1 large onion, sliced  2 medium leeks, chopped  3 garlic cloves, ...
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March 5, 2021

ROAD TO ROCAMADOUR

CHOCOLATE LOG INGREDIENTS Mousse 60g butter 120g dark chocolate 2 egg yolks 3 egg whites   Chocolate coating 60g dark chocolate METHOD Mousse Melt the ...
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February 18, 2021

TZANEEN ORANGE AND WALNUT CAKE

INGREDIENTS ½C butter  1¼C sugar  2 eggs  2C cake flour (or all-purpose flour)  1t bicarbonate of soda  1t baking powder  1t salt  1½C buttermilk  rind of 2 ...
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February 18, 2021

10-A-DAY RISOTTO

INGREDIENTS Vegetable stock 4 carrots, peeled and roughly chopped 2 white onions, roughly chopped 2 leeks, white and ...
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February 18, 2021

SPRINGBOK

INGREDIENTS Springbok stock 4,5kg springbok bones 1kg beef trotters ½C canola oil 350ml red wine 5,5L cold water Aromatics 1 head garlic, ...
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February 2, 2021

THE CARROT CAKE

INGREDIENTS 500ml granulated sugar 4 large eggs 3ml vanilla essence 375ml vegetable oil 500ml cake flour 5ml baking powder 10ml bicarbonate of soda 10ml ...
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November 30, 2020

LITTLE LUXURIES

INGREDIENTS Lobster mousseline 1 large lobster 200ml cold, fresh cream 3 egg yolks Maldon salt to taste fresh orange zest ...
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November 30, 2020

HOMESPUN CRISPY GAMMON

INGREDIENTS Confit gammon +- 4kg gammon 4L sunflower or canola oil Gammon croquette 500g confit gammon 100g gammon fat Batter 1 x Lager ...
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November 23, 2020

ROOSTERKOEK BRAAIBROODJIES

INGREDIENTS 2t instant yeast 1T sugar 300g plain flour 1t salt 2T sunflower oil 180-200ml warm water 80g butter 4T ...
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May 11, 2020

SAMP AND BEANS

INGREDIENTS Samp and beans 1L water 20g salt 10g sugar 1C samp 1C beans Roast-garlic cream (makes enough ...
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April 30, 2020

SUNCHOKE, APPLE, THYME

INGREDIENTS Jerusalem artichoke elixir 250g Jerusalem artichokes, roughly sliced 650ml good vegetable stock 1T molasses Artichoke soup 2 ...
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April 28, 2020

SMOKED HAKE CHEESECAKE

INGREDIENTS Gruberg-cheese crust 200g butter 200g finely-grated Gruberg cheese 200g cake flour 30g melted butter Cheesecake filling 3 gelatine ...
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April 22, 2020

SPICED POACHED PEARS

INGREDIENTS Spiced poached pear 750ml (1 bottle) white wine 200ml water 20g star anise 20g fennel seeds 3 cinnamon sticks or ...
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April 20, 2020

TERIYAKI-GLAZED OCTOPUS

INGREDIENTS Octopus 1 small vulgaris octopus 1 lemon 1 orange 1 lime 2 sticks lemongrass Teriyaki glaze 50ml soya sauce 100ml hoisin sauce 100ml sweet ...
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April 16, 2020

VICHYSSOISE

INGREDIENTS Potato soufflé 2 large potatoes 2 egg whites 2T cornflour 1L frying oil Leek espuma 20g butter 500g white ...
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April 9, 2020

CAPE MALAY FISH PICKLE

INGREDIENTS Pickle 1 white onion, sliced 50ml vegetable oil 1t salt 1T curry powder 1T turmeric 1t ground allspice 2t ...
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April 7, 2020

WARM SALAD

INGREDIENTS Tempura waterblommetjies 50g cake flour 50g corn starch 5g yeast salt and pepper 100ml sparkling water or bicarb ...
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March 13, 2020

GUAVAS AND CUSTARD DESSERT

INGREDIENTS Brown-bread burnt-butter ice cream 2C cream 2C full-cream milk 2 slices sourdough bread, toasted 1C ...
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March 13, 2020

PICKLED FISH TACOS

INGREDIENTS Salsa 150g tomatoes, chopped 1 red onion, finely chopped 25g coriander, chopped 1T olive ...
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March 12, 2020

PANEER WITH SPICED SPINACH SAUCE

INGREDIENTS Spiced spinach sauce 200g brown onion, sliced 100g garlic, sliced 75g ginger, chopped 25g green chilli, sliced 1 bay leaf 20g ...
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March 12, 2020

PAN-FRIED CAPE BREAM

INGREDIENTS Sautéed new potatoes 300g waxy new potatoes 120ml sunflower or olive oil salt to taste Lemon beurre blanc ½C dry ...
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March 10, 2020

TUNA TARTARE

INGREDIENTS White gazpacho 6 cloves garlic 125g sour dough bread (crusts removed) 150ml pomace-blend oil 1 Granny Smith ...
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March 9, 2020

TURNIP GRATIN

INGREDIENTS Turnip gratin 300g cream, warmed 1 clove garlic, peeled 100g onion, peeled 100g Parmesan, grated 1kg turnips, peeled and ...
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February 12, 2020

CHOCOLATE TART

INGREDIENTS Tart: 1 packet Tennis biscuits / gluten-free biscuits 1t NOMU smoked chipotle salt 50g dark chocolate 75g butter Filling: 100g dark chocolate 25g ...
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October 30, 2019

PINEAPPLE-FENNEL PARFAIT

INGREDIENTS Caramelized pineapple 1 fresh pineapple cut into 3cm cubes 45ml bourbon 200g brown sugar 1 vanilla bean pinch salt Coconut cream 500g ...
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June 12, 2019

HEFFALUMPS AND WOOZLES

INGREDIENTS Almond cake 180ml plain yoghurt 1.5C castor sugar 4 eggs vanilla extract 180ml almond flour 1.5C flour pinch salt 3t ...
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May 28, 2019

CHIPOTLE-GLAZED SWEETBREADS

INGREDIENTS Veal sweetbreads 1kg cleaned veal sweetbreads, soaked 200g butter 3g salt 2 star anise 1 sprig rosemary 2 sprigs thyme 10 ...
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May 22, 2019

TROUT, CRAB AND NAARTJIE

INGREDIENTS Trout 2 sticks lemongrass 200g demerara sugar 200g rock salt zest of two lemons 1 trout fillet King ...