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Crumbed Calamari in Chilli Lime Hoisin Sauce.

Wakame’s Chilli Lime Hoisin Calamari … well my version of it!

This is a week or so’s worth of my Christmas and New Year revelry .. Monday 19th 8.30pm Indescribably happy!  Both boys and their beauties here!  Can’t chat, blog or really talk much on account of the really silly grin that has divided my face into two parts!  We are partying – laughing drinking – […]

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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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Chilled Curried Apple and Split Pea Espresso’s!

I was hit by the Universal creative stick last week for sure! Once I had rearranged my furniture, the contents of some cupboards and painted my nails a completely uncharacteristic red I set myself a kitchen challenge – to create my very own dish. First I decided that the dish should reflect the melting pot […]

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Focaccia with Rosemary and Black Olive Recipe

Now that I own a scale and can weigh my ingredients I am getting more into bread making. Obviously, I have to get the Italian breads up to scratch first or there will be another mutiny in the casa Tripepi. We are still avoiding carbs but on the weekend we have a good carbo-rific feast […]

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Fishing Boats at Paternoster.

Our Road Trip to Riebeek Kasteel and Paternoster.

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Sole Bon Femme, Paternoster and Darling – Darlings!

Well, my photolessnessness still continues but I am assured by Cath that this situation will be remedied within the next three weeks. I am still feeling a bit apprehensive about the retrieval of my precious pics but am sitting in the foetal position facing West – with shell shaped pasta beads wound around my head […]

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Roast Pork

Roast Pork …. It’s Child’s Play!

So my little niece, Jade (who is visiting) has invited me to join her “Glitter Girls” club – I point out that I live in Durban and she lives all the way down in Robertson – but that didn’t seem to bother her at all. We agreed that I could send them Milky Lane vouchers and […]

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Greek Style Roast Leg of Lamb with Pastina cooked in the Meat juices!

Tuesday 17 August:  Well, the kitchen/bathroom saga continues – we have bathroom tiles – a toilet and shower, we have some kitchen cupboards (shells only) and slowly but surely it’s all taking shape. We are not at the point of getting excited yet – but hope springs eternal. Hubby has returned to Durban – we […]

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