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Eid ul-Fitr Breakfast Menu

Eid ul-Fitr Breakfast Menu

Every year, we host my family for Eid Breakfast. It is a new tradition that we started when Kashif and I got married and we really enjoy having people over and entertaining. The main aim of our breakfasts are to make new dishes and surprise […]

Jeweled Saffron Rice

Jeweled Saffron Rice

This fragrant rice is the ultimate accompaniment to prawn curry, crayfish curry, roast leg of lamb and Saffron & Yoghurt Kebab. I love that it is studded with a variety of textures and flavours and its so colourful! This “side” dish will brighten up any […]

Apple Pies

Apple Pies

I recently shared this recipe on a segment of Ramadan Whisk with Radio 786. If you would like to listen, click play here:   INGREDIENTS: 1 x roll puff pastry (I use Today Puff) 2 Apples Cinnamon for sprinkling Brown sugar Lemon Juice Egg or […]

Apple & Fig Crumble

Apple & Fig Crumble

It’s fig season and what better way to eat this incredibly pretty fruit (other than Fig Toast) than in an Apple Crumble! ย Stay with me here, as the fig bakes it cooks down and becomes juicy making the most delicious pink syrupy sauce that goes […]

Waffles

Waffles

This is a really quick post to share a pro-tip with you! Make a big batch of waffles and store them in a ziplock bag in the freezer. When you want to have one, pop it in the toaster to defrost and crisp it up […]

Gorgeously Green Salad

Gorgeously Green Salad

Hey everyone! I know it’s getting colder here in the Southern Hemisphere and we don’t really want to be eating salad, but this one has all of my favourite things. It goes really well with roasts, or take it for lunch with two soft boiled […]

Green Goddess Dressing

Green Goddess Dressing

This is my version of the popular Green Goddess Dressing doing the rounds. It goes really well with this Gorgeously Green Salad. GREEN GODDESS DRESSING Ingredients: 1 small avocado 1 Tb of double cream yoghurt 1/2 garlic clove handful of coriander juice of 1/2 lemon […]

Ramadan Recipes 2019 Volume 3

Ramadan Recipes 2019 Volume 3

Today is the 23rd of April and with just two weeks to go for Ramadan 2019, I thought I would share Volume 3 of my favourite Ramadan Recipes. You can print them out, keep them in a file or on your phone etc. ; whatever […]

Homemade Tropical Granola

Homemade Tropical Granola

I’ve been wanting to make a granola recipe for ages, ever since I bought these coconut flakes from Bakeware Boutique in Claremont. It has toasted coconut and banana chips which are so delicious to snack on. Figs are in season which is perfect as I […]

Momo Bauhaus: Momo Kuro #MHHinJozi

Momo Bauhaus: Momo Kuro #MHHinJozi

In December 2018 we visited Johannesburg for a holiday. I was so excited to try all the places I had heard about on Instagram from other foodies, Momo Bauhaus being one of them. My love for asian food is no secret and this was at […]