Another padkos favourite. These tasty lamb meat balls or ‘frikadelle’ are so easy to prepare. Also great for a cocktail party.
The perfect snack for a road trip – my mom has always made the best padkos.
This recipe has been shared by my step sister-in-law, Sam Hume. Sam watched a Sarah Graham video on making gnocchi and she then edited this version slightly and added various sauces.
My mom and Bob make the most amazing Cointreau from their home using oranges from the orange trees in their garden
My absolute favourite at the moment – a healthy, vitamin rich meal full of wholesome, fresh goodness plus it looks really pretty with all the toppings
The perfect starter for a dinner/braai
Not really a pudding but rather a healthy and simple breakfast alternative made with super food chia seeds
A traditional British inspired Sunday roast
The most delicious fresh duck breast salad
A delicious carrot soup recipe from Jonty Nicolson of Nicolson’s restaurant
Thanks to my cousin Nicky for this recipe. This was a favourite of ours growing up perfected by my late uncle Terry – To know him, was to love him
A quick, comforting and easy weekday dinner or for a lazy Sunday
One of the best cakes I’ve tried – tasted at Petersham nursery with one of my best friends, Claire
A perfect braai companion – brings back fond memories of holidays in Mozam with Josie and her family. Just 4 ingredients…
A family recipe – lots of fond memories and laughs making these with aunties and cousins
Granny Hazel’s mince pies – adapted by my mom. A festive favourite and a tradition for all the girls to make together at Christmas time – lots of fond memories
Surprisingly delicious and super healthy although Phil is not convinced!
The quickest and simplest summer dessert
This is my Ouma’s recipe for Health Bread and is still one of my all-time favourites. It takes just a few minutes to prepare before baking for an hour, and is tasty on its own with butter and/or cheese; a delicious home-made jam or country soup.
A healthy alternative
A perfect tea time treat – sweet or savoury
A much loved recipe from Deliciously Ella and healthy too!
A dinner party favourite – either instead of dessert or after dessert – I absolutely love camembert and this is delicious!
A great DIY idea for your very own infused olive oil
A quick and easy winter warmer – the combo of tarragon and lemon is lovely!
A Sally Williams classic and perfect for a summer luncheon or served warm
My easy and yummy one bowl banana bread and doesn’t even require a mixer. You can also use a muffin tin for perfect banana muffins
These only take 3 minutes and require hardly any washing up. You can tweak the recipe as you like – my favourite recipe from Deliciously Ella. A great snack for healthier eating!
Ian Higgins makes the best curries and this is a recipe Phil’s parents sent overseas with us for a little home cooked comfort
My brother’s favourite dessert of my mom’s – many happy childhood memories of licking the bowl for this one
Who can resist this breakfast or brunch classic – my whole family loves Eggs Benedict
A Jamie Oliver classic to wow even the most discerning dinner guest
I recently discovered Amaretto and this dessert has become an absolute favourite and is so easy!
A delicious baked cheesecake recipe from Sarah Howe – the best cheesecake I’ve ever had!
A perfect festive treat and a wonderful gift idea packaged in a Consol jar with ribbon
I absolutely love duck and this is a great dinner party go to. Phil has perfected this delicious recipe – the secret is the sauce
My absolute favourite dish and after a recent trip to Dublin, I can confirm – my mom still makes the best Irish stew. This recipe is originally from my Granny Hazel, my dad’s mother.