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Roasted Belly of Pork with Garlic

Ingredients • 1 piece pork 2kg thick – deboned skin on.• 2 heads Garlic• 2 tbsp ground cumin• 2 tbsp ground garlic• 2 tbsp salt• tsp ground clove• tsp ground star anise• 75 ml olive oil Method Step 1Score the skin of the pork and rub with the ground spices and salt. Step 2Place the […]

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Jhessyka’s Fave Corn Pudding

Serve cold or at room temperature. Yield: 6 to 8 servings Prep Time: 10 minutes Cook Time: 15 minutes Inactive Prep Time: 1 hour Ingredients 8 ears sweet corn, shucked, kernels removed and cob scraped of milk 4 cups whole milk 6 tablespoons cornstarch (may need less if corn is starchy) 2/3 cup sugar Pinch […]

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PREP TIME: 10 COOK TIME: 40 Ingredients Ready-made mini pastry shells Lemon curd, recipe follows Meringue, recipe follows  Meyer Lemon Curd:         4 egg yolks (pasteurized)   4 whole eggs    6 1/2 ounces granulated sugar   1 cup Meyer lemon juice    3 Meyer lemons, zested    1 sheet gelatin 6 ounces butter, cut into cubes   Meringue:  1 part egg […]

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Espresso Martinis

PREP TIME: 6 COOK TIME: 8 SERVES: 2 Ingredients 3 ounces vanilla vodka 1-ounce dark creme de cacao 2 ounces brewed espresso, room temperature or chilled (not hot) Softly whipped cream, for garnish Bittersweet chocolate, for garnish Directions Put the liquors and espresso in a chilled cocktail shaker. Shake well until very cold, then strain […]


Italian Sausages with Lentils

Total Time: 1 hr 10 min Prep: 10 min Cook: 1 hr Ingredients 3 to 4 tablespoons olive oil (not extra-virgin), divided 1 onion, finely chopped Sprinkling salt About 2 3/4 cups (about 18 ounces) dried Puy lentils 1 fat clove garlic, squished with the flat side of a knife, and skin removed 8 Italian […]

Annabel Langbein

Vegetarian Hangover Cure

Prep time: 5 minsCook time: 10 minsServes: 2 Ingredients 2 tomatoes, cut in half horizontally 1 tsp sugar 1 tsp curry powder salt and ground black pepper 80g haloumi, cut into 1cm-thick slices 2 handfuls spinach 2 eggs To serve (optional) toasted bread 2 tbsp tomato relish Method Mix sugar, curry powder, salt and ground […]


Finishing touches to home studio

  This week on Show Me How, we add some finishing touches to our refurbished Home Studio with Nadine Vosloo of Paint Master. Nadine Vosloo Paint Masters 011 708 3166          

Cook Yourself Thin USA

Lamb Kebabs

Serves 4 Ingredients: 12 oz diced leg of lamb (all visible fat removed), cut into 1 inch cubes 1 tsp ground coriander 1 tsp ground cumin 1 tsp ground turmeric ¼ Cup of mixed pinenuts, pistachios and apricots ¼ tsp salt ½ tsp paprika 1 Tbsp olive oil 2 tsp lemon juice ½ tsp runny […]