Tag: soup

Pick a vegetable, make it a soup!

Pick a vegetable, make it a soup!

We seem to be on the topic of soup a lot lately. I don’t know whether it is because of the weather or because of Ramadan, or a combination of factors. Nevertheless, I created this fun infographic to show you how easy it is to…

Beginner Ramen

Beginner Ramen

I’ve been watching a lot of Netflix’s Chef’s Table and all other food shows I can get my hands on and the episode with Ivan Orkin intrigued me. This is one dish I have never tried making before. I’m calling it beginner ramen because this…

Four Tins, Eight dishes

Four Tins, Eight dishes

It seems like a lifetime ago that I was on holiday, but in reality I only went back to work on Tuesday. This week has been exceptionally busy with my students doing their practical exams on Tuesday and Wednesday morning and the rest of the…

Creamy Chicken & Corn Chowder

Creamy Chicken & Corn Chowder

If you are South African, you would have probably eaten a version of this soup before. It would most likely use a packet of Knorr Thick Vegetable soup mix. This recipe is an homage to that recipe but uses made from scratch ingredients. No soup…

Macaroni & Mince Soup

Macaroni & Mince Soup

This soup is like bolognese, but the soup version. I wanted to have pasta and hungrybae wanted to have soup, thus this Franken dish was born. It seems strange but was actually quite satisfying and comforting. Bonus points for the next day as the pasta…

Thai Butternut Soup & Quesadilla’s

Thai Butternut Soup & Quesadilla’s

I had a few bits and bobs left in the fridge from things I had made last week (!) Eek. Obviously I had to use them up because wastage. This is what I had: 1 small butternut, 1 chicken breast, 1/2 tin coconut milk. Doesn’t…

Khowse – A Traditional Burmese Dish

Khowse – A Traditional Burmese Dish

Khow Suey is a traditional Burmese dish that was brought to East India by Indians who migrated from Burma during the second World War. It is a one-bowl noodle dish made from a coconut milk based broth with curried chicken or beef pieces. It is…

Tomato Soup & Toasted Mozzarella Sarmies

Tomato Soup & Toasted Mozzarella Sarmies

Instagram is the best when it comes to daily dinner inspiration. Needless to say it can be bad when you are bombarded with images of delicious food and constantly have food envy. This next meal came about from Instagram…Someone had made tomato soup and toasted…

Chicken & Corn Soup

Chicken & Corn Soup

This is a spur of the moment post, hubby has come down with a case of the man flu and I have been struggling to get him to eat anything. This chicken and corn soup is really easy to make and is perfect for moments…