10/05/2018

Spinach Fritters

This is a very simple recipe – that was inspired by “Sibas Mfino Fritters” – I turned it and tuned to fit in with my ethos […]
27/03/2018

Vegan Chocolate Cake (Again)

Baking and experimenting with recipes is an all-time favourite of mine – however it has always been challenging to bake and more importantly get it “right” […]
16/03/2018

Toasted Sweetcorn Sandwich

A few weeks ago I was approached/contacted with a question “would you like to contribute a deli –style recipe” and this was my chance to show […]
05/02/2018

Vegan Potato Salad

Been Missing – No Excuses!!! My 1 sister and her husband have started adopting a vegan lifestyle – so the “tweaker in me got to work […]
21/09/2017

Ritual Cafe – Linden Johannesburg

I was invited to review the new vegan and vegetarian menu at the Ritual Café – I took up the invite without further ado – simply […]
01/06/2017

Madumbi/Yams

Yams, taro root, dasheen, madumbis or the real South African name – “amadumbe” – is a root vegetable that tastes amazing and looks weird. They are […]
10/05/2017

Sugar Snap Peas, Cabbage & Carrot Hot Salad

Sugar snap peas and its cousin snow peas are different from its other cousin peas – in that they are eaten whole – pods and peas […]
03/04/2017

Vagharelo Bhaat (Tempered Rice)

“No Waste” is a popular “mantra” in Guajarati homes – you cannot even imagine the ways in which we use leftovers to create tasty, “fresh” meals […]
16/03/2017

Black-Eyed Beans/Peas Salad

The legume family is vast and made up of nutritious and flavourful morsels of goodness – legumes come in various colours and shapes – with spots […]
09/03/2017

Cabbage & Carrot Warm Salad

“Coleslaw” originated during the 18th century and it is actually a miss-pronunciation of the Dutch word “koolsa” – which literally means cabbage salad. “Coleslaw” todays name […]
02/03/2017

Vegan Fruit Cake

Ancient Rome – lays claim to the earliest recorded version of a “fruit cake/energy bar recipe” and pine nuts, raisins and pomegranate seeds were mixed in […]
22/02/2017

Vegan Chocolate Cake

“Let’s face it, a nice creamy chocolate cake does a lot For a lot of people; it does for me.” ~Audrey Hepburn Famous words from a […]