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Steak and Kidney Pie Recipe

Winter is slowly sputtering out like an old motorbike miss firing as it battles its way up a steep hill. We have a melange of a few warm and sunny days and then a day like Monday rolls in from the North and we all scramble to find our scarves and jackets again. Let’s face […]

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Italian Sausage and Borlotti Bean Pie Recipe

Sausage and Bean Pie Recipe. This week has not been the greatest in terms of our diet. I guess after 6 weeks of ‘being good’ … we really needed some carb-hip-loading-lisciousness, warm the heart and feed the soul food. It’s been cold and all I could think about was a pie. I managed to resist […]

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Beef Bourguignon Open Pies

A Beef Bourguignon Pie Recipe

It is now 11.13am, I have been up since 5am and trying to get to my blog post finished and uploaded since then. Some days everything seems to be just out of ones reach. Today is one such day. The great news is that it’s a blissfully cool day in Durban with very little humidity […]

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Spanakopita a Greek Spinach and Feta Cheese Pie ….

After making my Fig, Honey & Walnut Tarts I still had a lot of Filo pastry left – and, from experience, I know that it does not really perform well after freezing so I had to finish it off. This recipe is my version of Spanakopita – my only real addition to this recipe is […]

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Zucchotto filled with bubbling Camembert, Apricot,Almond & Thyme butter.

Camembert Zuccotto Recipe

  Daniele has lived in Cape Town for four years now- but as he has been a student on a limited budget, Wine Tasting had never been within his financial reach. His alcoholic bevvie of choice was certainly not wine. With the option of staying at home with all the banging and crashing last week […]

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