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Annabel Langbein

Bacon and Egg Pie

Prep time 10 minsCook time 45-55 minsServes 6-8 Ingredients 3 sheets (450g) ready-rolled savoury shortcrust pastry 250g streaky bacon, cut into 2cm pieces 2 medium potatoes, peeled, cooked and thinly sliced 3 tbsp soft herbs ...

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5-Ingredient Fix

Poached Pears with Creamy Pecan Sauce

Yield: 6 to 8 servingsPrep Time: 15 minutesCook Time: 1 hourInactive Prep Time: 30 minutes Ingredients Poaching liquid: 5 cups water, plus more as needed 1/2 cup packed light brown sugar 6 ripe but ...

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Chef At Home

Apple Granola Crisp

Ease of preparation:  Easy, Moderate, ComplexYield:  6 servings Ingredients 6 of your favourite apples, cored and cut into chunks 1 teaspoon ground cardamom, cinnamon, or 1/4 tsp of nutmeg 1/2 cup maple syrup or ...

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Décor

Candice Tells All

In the series Candice takes viewers through the ins-and-outs of her signature makeovers while exploring a major design principle in each episode. The audience sees first-hand where Candice gets her ...

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Gardening

Get Creative with PPC Cement Competition Winners

Thank you to everyone who entered the “Get creative with PPC Cement competition. Here are the lucky winners: Winner of R30 000 - Liezel Jones The overall winner -Liezel Jones who blew ...

VenisonTataki
Annabel Langbein

Venison Tataki

Tataki is like carpaccio but you sear the meat at the start to add extra flavour. The trick is to freeze it briefly so it can be sliced super-thin. Venison’s ...

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Food

Chorizo stuffed calamari, tomato sofrito

Ingredients • 3 Potatoes, skin on• 3 tbls olive oil• 1 tsp Smoked paprika• 2 tbls Olive oil• 1/2 Spanish onion diced• 2 cloves garlic, crushed• 1 can crushed tomatoes• 1 ...

Fearless-recipe
Fearless in the Kitchen

Chicken Coconut Skewers with Papaya Dipping Sauce

Yield: 4 servings. Ingredients Chicken Skewers 4 boneless chicken thighs Coarse salt and freshly cracked black pepper, to taste  ¾ cup breadcrumbs ¼ cup unsweetened flaked coconut  2 tbsp. chopped fresh mint 1/4 cup all purpose flour 2 large ...