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Food

Chakalaka Spice Pot

Spice Pot 1.5kg Rib-Eye Beef Steak – cubed Rub with Nomu African Spice Mix and Olive Oil. Allow to stand for as long as possible to absorb the flavors. Brown the seasoned meat in a quarter cup of oil in a hot cast iron pot. Add a sachet of Robertson’s Chakalaka Spice mix. Add the […]

Food

Spare Ribs in a Beer Sauce

Ease of preparation: ModeratePreparation time: 20 minutesWaiting Time: 8 hours at leastCooking time: 2 hoursServes: 4 to 8 Ingredients 8 lbs. (4 kg) pork back spare rips Sauce 1 cup (250 ml) chilli sauce ¾ cup (180 ml) brown sugar 1 cup (250 ml) tomato paste 2 cups (500 ml) light or white beer (Blanche […]

Food

Bacalhau com natas

  Ingredients 400g Bacalhau, soaked cooked and flaked 2 Large Onions, sliced 50ml Olive Oil 1pkt Crisps 125ml  Grated Cheese 50ml Breadcrumbs White Sauce: 30ml Flour 30g   Butter 750ml Milk and cream 2 Egg Yolks 5ml  mustard Salt and Pepper Method: Prepare the cod – boil, remove skin and bone and flake in large […]

Alex's Day Off

Spicy Aioli

Total Time:10 minPrep: 10 minYield: about 1 quart sauceLevel: Easy Ingredients 1 quart mayonnaise 1/2 cup Thai-chili paste, (recommended: Sriracha) 2 tablespoons espellette pepper 1/4 cup lime juice 2 tablespoons kosher salt 1 tablespoon cayenne pepper   Directions Mix all ingredients into a bowl. Chill until ready to use.

Bake with Anna Olson

Classic Passion Fruit Pavlova

A pavlova is a meringue dessert that has a crunchy exterior, but yields to a soft, marshmallow-like interior. Serves 6 to 8 Ingredients Pavlova: 4 large egg whites, at room temperature 1 cup sugar 1 Tbsp cornstarch ¾ tsp cream of tartar 1 tsp vanilla extract Assembly: 1 cup whipping cream ½ tsp finely grated […]

DIY

Dining Table

Building your own dining room table should not be a daunting task. Peter and Annalien shows you how to build a beautiful dining room table, with the option of a unique paint finish. You will need: Tools Material list     PCM 7 Compound Mitre saw Table top 1480 x 1200  PST 18 Jigsaw Pine […]

Gardening

Contained by Design

A garden doesn’t need lawn to be green, as we keep it contained in a garden that’s gone to pots, literally.  There are plants in beds, hanging plants, plants in pots, and delightful décor that creates a garden for any space  

Crafts

Scrapbooking gifts

This week on Show Me How, Gloria Bastos is joined by Mara Schillaci of Hillcrest Art Supplies. She shows us how to play with a variety of craft materials using stencils and texture paste, paper, stamps, ink and a variety of embellishments to create texturised scrapbooking gifts. She will teach us various techniques such as […]