Archive | September, 2011
Asparagus and Prawn Risotto

Asparagus and Prawn Risotto Recipe

Part 3 of My Gobble Gobble   Our next stop was wine tasting in Stellenbosch. After relieving The Olive Shed at Tokara of Litres of outstanding Leccino olive oil, balsamic vinegar and jars of exciting and delicious goodies from Oded’s Kitchen on sale at Deli Cat Essen, we hot-footed it up to the wine tasting. […]

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Roasted Vine Tomato, Ricotta and Italian Sausage Sauce with Rigatoni

Gobbling up Cape Town part 2 Sunday morning we all piled into our car for a jolly-patrollie to Paternoster. What a pity the weather didn’t come to the party – but we joined more friends also visiting from Durbs for a fabulous meal at The Noisy Oyster. Unfortunately darling Kobus of Oep vir Koep at […]

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Sexy Sexy Food!

Bonjour Mes Amis! A Strawberry and Pepper Chevin Breakfast Brioche. C’est Tres Bon!

  I have been happily eating my way around Cape Town for the last ten days. This town is like a pot boiling over with great restaurants that tick all my boxes. I arrived last Sunday have and a million people to thank for amazing food, company and meaty conversations. Grazie infinite to Caro who […]

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Fettucine Alfredo Recipe …….. ‘n Radio Resep!

I have just spent the most awesome morning with Nina Timm of the well known foodie blog, My Easy Cooking It’s such a treat to have a good old foodie natter whilst cooking a plate of pasta with a kindred spirit. There is always so much happening in the food world down here in […]

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Spiced Poached Rosemary and Pear Tarte Tatin

This is one of my favourite desserts, well a Tarte Tatin is. I made it to take to my sister Sue’s not long ago. You can use pretty much any fruit in this dish – I make my Tartes with apples, pears and peaches mostly. This means it’s both a summer and winter dessert. You […]

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Date Scone Loaf Recipe

I was flicking around the internet not long ago when I came across this recipe by that blonde dude from Australia, Bill Granger. I must admit he doesn’t do it for me at all … he is just way too in touch with his feminine side … and I can’t understand why Woolworths would pay […]

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Breakfast should be so great as to put a big smile on your face for the dday!

Sapori Chapter 2 .. The Breakfast Club

This week’s chapter in Sapori, my virtual cook book, is devoted to my all-time favourite meal of the day and that’s good old breakfast. I have a tiny inkling that perhaps my adoration of this meal is somewhat motivated by the bubbles in an ice cold bottle of Pongracz, Krone or Asti Spumante ……..ya think? […]

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Clam and Chourizo Sausage Pasta Sauce

Spaghetti with Clams and Chourizo Sausage Sauce Recipe

  I have soooooo woken up with a little Spring fever today. I just love this sexy season! The sun starts to shine brightly again, the fruit on the fan palm in my garden finally turns from bullet green in both colour and morbidity to a golden mango yellowy orange temptress that the Cape starlings […]

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