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Bake with Anna Olson

Prestigious pastry chef Anna Olson, showcases her delectable world of baking mastery, from muffins to meringue and from cream cake to croissants in this tantalizing new instructional series. Like your favourite professor in college, Anna’s kitchen-wit and wis­dom makes learning enjoyable and entertaining. Each episode Anna focuses on a foundation baking skill and builds on […]

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How to Live Mortgage Free with Sarah Beeny

Do you dream of living Mortgage Free? This new six part series presented by Sarah Beeny features inspiring people across the country who are managing to design their way out of debt by building incredible homes that allow them to live freed from the burden of debt. Along with designer Max McMurdo and award winning […]

Chef Michael's Kitchen

Oysters With 3 Citrus

Yield: 4 servings   Ingredients 12 to 24 fresh Canadian oysters 1 lime 1 lemon 1 orange 12 to 24 drops of hot sauce Method Open the oysters, being careful not to lose their juices, and arrange them on a serving tray. Zest each citrus evenly over the works stopping briefly at each bi-valve, then […]


Salad with Beetroot, Goat’s cheese

Salad with Beetroot, Goat’s cheese and Toasted Hazlenuts Serves 4 Ingredients 1 tablespoon balsamic vinegar 2 tablespoon olive oil sea salt and pepper 4 small cooked and peeled beetroot (about 150g/6ozs altogether) cut into 1 cm (1/2 inch) dice 40g (1 1/2ozs) roasted and roughly chopped hazlenuts 4 handfuls of salad leaves 150g (6ozs) soft […]


Greek Inspired Lamb Pilau

Ingredients 2 large eggplants, sliced lengthwise and grilled 60ml sunflower oil 2 cinnamon sticks 2 bay leaves 5ml cumin seeds 1 onion, finely chopped 4 garlic cloves, crushed 700g lamb mince 5ml garam masala 5ml cumin powder 10ml coriander powder 750ml cooked Basmati Rice Salt to season 200g feta 62.5ml fresh herbs, chopped Dressing Combine […]

Garden Video Clips

The Gardener – Ep 5 : Wooden Deck Transformation

Tanya is in the Southern Drakensberg in a quiet town of Himville where she visits one of the beautiful gardens in the area. She chats to owner, Jenny Dyer about her passion for gardening and the tricks she learnt about gardening in Himville. In the DIY slot – the team transforms a wooden deck into […]


Chocolate Cranberry Brownies

Ingredients 180g butter 200g dark chocolate 180ml castor sugar 4 eggs 250ml flour 80ml cocoa 2ml baking powder 5ml ground cinnamon 125ml cranberries 100g white chocolate chopped\ Method Place the butter, chocolate and castor sugar into a saucepan and heat over a low heat until melted. And smooth. Remove from heat and cool slightly. Beat […]

5-Ingredient Fix

Millionaire’s Shortbread

PREP TIME: 15COOK TIME: 30SERVES: 2 dozen Ingredients Shortbread: 2 sticks butter, cut into small pieces, plus more for preparing pans 2 cups all-purpose flour, plus more for preparing pans 2/3 cup sugar 1/2 teaspoon salt Caramel Layer: 2 (14-ounce) cans sweetened condensed milk 2 tablespoons butter Chocolate Topping: 3/4 pound good-quality milk chocolate Method […]