Burnt Honey and Rooibos Loaf

My goodness!! This delicious loaf is my most favourite bake right now. Burnt honey has a slightly nutty and caramel flavour that just brings this entire loaf to life!! I love that isn’t too sweet, and together with rooibos, they make quite a match as my tea lovers would agree. Rooibos and Burnt Honey LoafContinue reading “Burnt Honey and Rooibos Loaf”

Smore Cookies

Happy Saturday everyone!! It is such a beautiful day in Johannesburg. We plan on spending some time outside today, I’m thinking maybe having a lovely picnic, we’ll see. A few weeks ago I laid down on the grass in our garden, just looking up at the sky, it felt so incredible and peaceful. It stillContinue reading “Smore Cookies”

Lamb Seekh Kebabs

Ingredients: For the Lamb Seekh Kebabs:  500 g lamb mince  ½ red onion  2 green chilli  10 g fresh coriander  2 tsp ginger and garlic paste  1 tsp ground coriander  1 tsp ground cumin  1 tsp red chilli flakes  salt to taste  ½ tsp ground black pepper  wooden skewers  50 g First Choice Butter For the mint and coriander raita:  250 ml First Choice Plain Low Fat Yoghurt  30 g fresh coriander  30 g fresh mint  1 tsp ground cumin  saltContinue reading “Lamb Seekh Kebabs”

Chicken and Dumplings

Good morning everyone!! Hope you’ve been having a good long weekend. I have been super busy creating some delicious recipes and taking time for some much-needed rest. How crazy has the change in weather been, the mornings are much colder and I find myself reaching for that extra duvet every night. With the colder weatherContinue reading “Chicken and Dumplings”

Tiramisu Cake

I love tiramisu, then again who doesn’t? This twist on the Italian classic is mind-blowing! Layers of chocolate cake, ladyfingers dipped in cold espresso with a dash of coffee liqueur, that rich mascarpone filling, all dusted in rich cocoa powder decorated in dark chocolate dipped ladyfingers – pure bliss!! I know this cake may lookContinue reading “Tiramisu Cake”

Oreo Mousse Chocolate Eggs

Mousse but make it trendy! These are oreo mousse filled chocolate eggs!! And no it really does not get any better than this!! Not to mention it is a genius way to serve dessert this weekend! Oreo Mousse filled Chocolate Eggs Ingredients 8 oreo cookies, crushed360 ml whipping cream, chilled 1 tablespoon icing sugar, sifted2Continue reading “Oreo Mousse Chocolate Eggs”

Hot Cross Bagels

Happy Sunday everyone!The weather is changing, it is getting colder and I found myself digging up my winter jammies during the week. I spend most of my weekends getting up early – not by choice, my kids wake me up (GRRR!) – I shower and put on a fresh pair of jammies to start myContinue reading “Hot Cross Bagels”

Victoria Sponge Cake

This cake is to celebrate my husband and I getting through this week, we never thought we’d actually get there given the homework, spelling tests and everything else that was thrown at us during the week – we did it, we made it baby! You know how some things are just a classic, like theContinue reading “Victoria Sponge Cake”

Snowballs

Felt extremely nostalgic whilst baking these snowballs, reminded me so much of my childhood growing up in Durban. I remember my late Grandfather would always feed me my body weight in wareings snowballs. They were so good! He would always surprise us with a huge batch of these, whether he was popping by to sayContinue reading “Snowballs”