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Seasonal Fruit with Yoghurt

Refreshing and light, and the perfect ending to a meal. You can also serve in individual bowls, if preferred. Serves 4 500 ml natural Greek yoghurt or low-fat yoghurt 60 ml honey or agave syrup 250 g fresh strawberries;…

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Fresh Fish with Chilli-Tomato-Lime Jam

Lip-smackingly good! This is food with real flavour. The cumin in the batter gives the fish a lift. Together with the slightly sweet chilli jam, it’s a great treat to eat. Serves 2 Chilli-Tomato-Lime Jam 30 ml sunflower oil 2…

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Cherry-Red Roast-Tomato Starter

Perfect as a pre-drink snack, or to make for a book club. We love the flavour of roasted tomatoes, when combined with a little pesto and cream cheese, and mopped up with chunky bread; or gently piled onto some bruschetta or…

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Crunchy Breakfast Chia

The new nutritional “it” food, chia seeds give your body protein and omega-3 fatty acids. Great to include in the daily diet. Serves 2 Ingredients: 120 g raw quinoa, cooked 375 ml thick, low-fat Greek yoghurt 10 strawberries, hulled and…

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Maize Meal Braai Tart

Truly a South African recipe! I love maize meal (mielie pap); the addition of chutney elevates the taste to a new level. This recipe may be made ahead and baked at the last minute while the meat is cooking…

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Fresh Fig Tart

Perfect for summer days, lovely soft figs in a heavenly sponge batter, drizzled with honey. Serve with Earl Grey tea, or lots of iced home-made lemonade. Freeze the summer bounty of figs, then recreate the feelings of summer in…

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Quick Mexican Tomato-Tortilla Soup

Cooking for two can be more fun than cooking for any other number, especially when the two people are doing both the cooking and the eating. If cooking is an adventure; how much more fun to explore with somebody…

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Open Plum-and-Apple Tart, with Gingery Syrup

This is a moreish, easy-to-make dessert or tea-time treat. The fruit fills the need for something a little bit healthy, while the pastry and maple syrup makes it indulgent. The flavours in this recipe marry well; plums and apples,…

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Olive Garden Chorizo Pasta

In lower Wimbledon, London, there is a fabulous little restaurant serving this divine pasta dish. Using our own imagination, we have created a similar version for you to make in the comfort of your own home. Serves 4 Ingredients…