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Lemon Curd

The tartness of lemons, combined with the sweetness of sugar, makes this an ever-popular filling for meringues, tarts, pies, cakes, and cookies. Cooked in the microwave oven, it is as easy as 1-2-3. Makes a great gift too!! Makes…

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Simple Fish Cakes

A great way to tempt picky eaters in the family to eat fish; cold fish cakes also make great lunch-box fillers. Serves 4 Ingredients 500 g white fish fillets 2 bay leaves 300 ml milk Salt and pepper to…

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Mango-Citrus Granite

Deliciously refreshing to eat, on a hot, steamy day. The mango gives this recipe a wonderful, creamy taste; zingy on the tongue, with the addition of the lime and lemon. This frozen dessert is great for sharing or just…

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Smoked Salmon, Spinach and Tomato Pasta

Pasta is such a simple thing to cook and to turn into an easy meal. This recipe is no exception, however, the addition of smoked salmon and sun-dried tomatoes makes this recipe a quick, gourmet meal. Great for easy…

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Chocolate Guinness Cake

A decedent berry and chocolate cake perfect for your festive table. Ingredients For the cake 250ml Guinness 250g unsalted butter 75g cocoa 400g caster sugar 1 x 142ml pot of sour cream 2 eggs 1 tablespoon real vanilla extract…

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Summer Berry Mousse

This captures the taste of summer berries to its full potential; serve with a plain biscuit for extra texture. Serves 6 – 8 Ingredients 500 g frozen berries 110 g castor sugar (150 ml) Juice of l lemon 1…

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Simple & Delicious Roast Chicken

Nothing beats a roast chicken that is tender, succulent, and ever so versatile!  It is an affordable roast, and with extra veggies can stretch to feed a whole horde of family and friends. There is something about a simple…

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Duck Breast Salad with Seared Pineapple and Pomegranate

One of Simone’s most favourite meals is duck, cooked any way. This recipe is especially good, using duck breasts; combining them with the fruitiness of pineapple and pomegranate, while providing crunch with the cashew nuts. The nuts and fruit…

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Blinis with Smoked Salmon and other toppings

Warm or cold blinis served with a variety of toppings, together with a bottle of wine or champagne, is utter bliss! Give these a try, and experience the romantic moment!   Makes about 45 – 50 Ingredients Blinis: 110 g…

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Best Taste Chocolate Muffins

Put the kettle on, it’s time for tea! These look like cupcakes, but taste like muffins. There is very little sugar in these muffins, as the icing is very sweet. If you choose not to use the condensed milk…