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Lamb Shanks

The ultimate man’s meal and so easy to make. This dish is great for special events or for any day treat served with salads and rice or couscous.

Sago Pudding

Looking for a lovely winter sweet treat, look no further! This creamy sago pudding with roasted cashews will have you asking for more. It is so easy to make and is a perfect tummy warmer for those cold winter nights when craving something sweet.

Mince Curry

An old time favourite, mince curry served with flaky roti. This dish is so simple and quick to make and a great go to meal when running out of ideas for a quick family supper.

Creamy Garlic Mussels

Shelled mussels in a creamy garlic sauce takes less than 30 minutes to prepare, a lovely starter for any dinner party or a quick snack for the unexpected guests. 

Tomato Bredie

Yusuf Daniels, bestselling author of the book “Living Coloured” shares his mom, Jessie’s famous Tomato Bredie recipe with us. This a must try comfort food and winter warmer.

Chicken Akhni

Akhni is a rice dish made with potato and a chicken curry sauce and in this recipe, Maya shows us how easy it is to get this dish done all in one pot and in very little time.

Patta Casserole

Patta casserole is such a quick and easy dish to make. May be served as a starter or main and even as sides to any roast.

Yolande’s Milk Tart

This is truly the best milk tart you will ever taste! A must try recipe and sure to be a hit at any get together or simply to be enjoyed at anytime of any day.


Yolande shares her take on the South African favourite comfort food, Bobotie with all the best flavours and trimmings.

Vegetarian Lasagne

A delicious vegetarian option to the ever popular Lasagne dish, serve with sweet carrots and a fresh garden salad.

Roast Chicken

Quick, easy-peasy roast chicken dish for the working moms and dads. Try this recipe and your family will be asking for more. Serve with sides of your choice. I opted for roasted garlic potato and savoury pumpkin.

Vegetable Roly Poly

Aunty Flori’s quick and easy veggie roly poly makes for a lovely starter, light snack or can be served as a main when chicken or meat added.aunty faunty

Beef Liver with Mash & Braised Onions

Aunty Flori, the lovely diva from Bonteheuwel shares her amazing soul warming beef liver recipe. This dish is relatively quick and superbly cost-effective. A must try.

Poached Kingklip

Spoil your family and friends with a dish that tantalises your tastebuds and that is ideal for special occasions .

Sugar Beans Stew

 An old, but firm favourite which is ideal as a winter warmer and for big family gatherings. Traditional, healthy and easy on the purse strings.

Vanilla Cashew Bliss Balls

They’re so soft and chewy and even better when refrigerated. Loaded with fiber, natural sugars, protein, and healthy fats. What is not to love.

Garlic Parmesan Zaatar Wings

Parmesan garlic is a classic wing combo but we’re elevating it with zaatar. If you’re not familiar with zaatar, it is an herb and spice mixture that is usually made up of thyme, oregano, sesame seeds, sumac, and salt.

Glaya (Tender Stir Fried Steak)

The most delicious and tender steak stir-fry called Glaya is one of the most simple Libyan dishes to make!

Pull Apart Braaibroodjie

There’s nothing more necessary than adding a braaibroodjie to your coals. Or wood. Or however you prefer to prep your braai.

Apple Cinnamon Oatmeal Loaf

The smell of this cake-come-bread…because the texture is exactly inbetween…wafting through the kitchen, and out your windows, is enough to invite the neighbours over without you even picking up the phone.

Rasasberry and Mint Spritzer

The pre-dinner cocktail hour is essentially a relaxed hour just before you start serving the first course. When pre-dinner drinks are served, dinner should be planned for at least an hour later, this gives you plenty of time to finish up anything last minute.

Potato Gratin

My variation is based off a Libyan specialty – Mbattan! Think of a fried potato sandwich with meat stuffed in between. I can’t decide if this is a favorite of mind because of the crispiness or because of the flavorful herb and spiced minced meat filling.

Kinder Chocolate Brownies

A mix between chewy and fudgy, these brownies are something else. There’s something so nostalgic about Kinder Chocolate and melting it to put in brownies takes it to another level. Rich chocolatey brownies with the perfect notes of hazelnut and milk!

Paleo Chow Mein

This is the perfect recipe if you’re looking for something healthy, quick, and delicious! So grab your chopsticks and dive into these Paleo Noodles.

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