Johanne 14 explores the secrets of simple, home cooked meals in South Africas townships.
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Just add rice celebrates the rich culinary heritage of Taiwanese South Africans. It will inspire you to try Taiwanese, Chinese and unique South African versions of these recipes at home, using local produce and more East Asian ingredients that are available here.
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Following on the success of Veld to Fork, Gordon Wright’s first book, Karoo Food is bigger, better and tastier than ever, with more recipes, stories and anecdotes about life and food in the Karoo. Once again, Gordon takes you on a Slow Food journey, via your taste buds, to foodie nirvana. Tracing the origins of ingredients and the stories behind the dishes, this is a selection of recipes and inspirations from the important people in his life. It’s a mix of the old and the new and a tribute to all those lovely people and their marvelous food over the generations that have helped foster his love of cooking.This book is a must-have for cooks, foodies and aspiring home chefs.Contents: Foreword: The outdoors chef; Karoo lamb and mutton; Beef and pork;Venison; Chicken, poultry and wild fowl; Charcuterie and curing; From water and the earth; Smoking and braaiing; Desserts; Conversion chart; Recipe index.
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Author Sydda Essop has spent years interviewing more than 70 cooks and healers (who range in age from 23 to 96) from across the cultural spectrum in South Africa’s remarkable Karoo region; Each interviewee has shared their heartfelt stories of personal challenges and triumphs, and their most precious family recipes; Those interviewed hail from a diverse range of backgrounds, as they include descendants of the Khoisan and Xhosa peoples, the Dutch, British and French settlers, slaves from the East, Greeks,Portuguese, Indians, Jews and even Somalis; Essop pays homage to this rich cultural inter dependency without turning a blind eye to the politics, poverty and harsh climate that frequently characterises the region; The recipes included run the foodie gamut from traditional tripe, venison, Karoo lamb and beer to curries, bread, sweets and simple yet wholesome suppers; Also included is a selection of classic Karoo herbal remedies.Discover the traditional recipes, veld remedies and diverse culinary tales in Karoo Kitchen, a fascinating visit to the historic heart of South Africa.
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Die beste resepte van die gewilde potjiekos reeks op Via. Van eenvoudig tot deftig, goedkoop tot duur – maar altyd gesellig en water and lekker. Resepte vir voor- en hoofgeregte, bykosse en selfs nageregte, alles op die vuur. Potjies soos geroomde mossels, volstruisnek kerrie, lamskenkel, waterblommetjiebredie en ’n uithaler sjokalade-toringkoek! Met ’n verskeidenheid brode, om die laaste lekseltjie sous op te skraap – dus mos nou lekker!
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Landbou Boerekos is n boek wat jou beste vriend in die kombuis gaan word. Dié boek is ingedeel volgens plaasprodukte en bevat n magdom resepte met appels,aartappels, bessies, dadels, droëbone, hoender, kool, druiwe,eiers, om maar n paar te noem, as hoof bestanddeel. Dit is volgeprop met tydlose Boerekos resepte en bevat meer as 100 resepte vir alles van Varkskenkel pastei en liplekker beesstert tot ’n verskeidenheid nageregte en gebak
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Kobus Botha was raised in the Karoo, but this boerseun has established himself in France. Setting up his custom-made mobile barbecue at ftes, functions and outdoor events, he dishes up a taste of South Africa in his own unique style. Le Braai is a collection of recipes that captures the larger-than-life spirit of this genial giant, whose personality is matched by the boldness of his dishes. Cooking over an open fire has been a way of life for as long as Kobus can remember; his dishes evoke the camaraderie that comes when friends gather around the braai. Favourites such as pork ribs, burgers, prawns peri-peri and homemade sausage are given a touch of French flair, while brief introductions provide anecdotes as well as insight into how to turn your tjop n wors into a meal with a touch of ooh la la!
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As a working mom, Lisa Clark is constantly on the clock and trying to find ways to cheat time, and when her day gets busier, the last decision she wants to make is what to cook her family for dinner. Lisa Clark Everyday shares some insights into how to provide healthy, balanced and quick recipes for the mom (or dad) on the move! The book is divided into 10 chapters, each starting off with a basic recipe and then followed by several others thats how how to turn one quick meal into several appetising dishes. From muesli, tomato sauce and roasted vegetables to fish, chicken, pastry and sponge cake, there is sure to be a recipe to inspire your everyday cooking.
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My Low Carb-Kombuis is ’n maklike, toeganklike stapvir-stap-gidstot ’n laekoolhidraat-lewenstyl. Dit verskafriglyne oor watter kos om uit jou dieet te sny en wat omin te sluit vir optimale gesondheid en hope energie. Metmeer as 50 watertandresepte, weeklikse maaltydplanneen inkopielyste om jou vinnig op dreef te kry!
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Trying to cut carbs Want to enjoy fresh, filling lunches on the go Plan your low-carb diet and stick to it by creating more than 80 delicious, healthy meals and snacks to eat at work, on the road, or at home. Low-carb eating is a sustainable lifestyle choice for an increasing number of people looking to lose weight, keep their blood sugar stable, or simply avoid the afternoon carb coma. Low Carb on the Go makes fitting a low-carb diet into your busy day as easy as possible with more than 80 recipes modern, vegetable, and protein-packed recipes such as chia seed and turmeric pudding, coconut and vanilla energy balls, and chicken teriyaki with cauliflower rice. Discover tips and tricks for healthy meal prep, and the best way to store and transport your low-carb lunch to keep it tasting fresh. Each recipe contains nutritional information, including the all-important carb count, as well as a handy guide to the prep time and equipment youll need.With Low Carb on the Go you can plan your low-carb diet and stick to it with delicious, healthy meals and snacks for anytime, anywhere
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In die boek deel Karen meer as 100 liplekker maalvleisresepte. Sy begin by hoe jy jou eie maalvleis kan maak, basiese frikkadelle en dan gee sy n verskeidenheid resepte van morsjorse tot iets vir die spogtafel. Met lekker resepte vir piekniekbederfies, pastageregte, pasteie en n groot verskeidenheid burgers. Met n hele arsenaal speserymengsels vir jou koskas, help sy jou om met die afskeepkind van die vleisfamilie iets spesiaals op te tower.
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Dié Kapenaar het by haar ma leer kook en haar eerste melktert in Graad 4 gebak. As jonggetroude pastoriepaar is sy en haar man beroep na Loeriesfontein waar sy moes leer om baie monde met min te voer. Dus het sy gaan kers opsteek in die gemeente en… om ’n lang storie kort te maak, is sy as Kuier se huiskok aangestel. Nou kan jy haar praktiese, bekostigbare en smullekker resepte self uittoets.
Softcover, 112 pages, 260 x 210 mm
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The Olami cookbook from Nirit Saban of the popular deli on Bree Street, Cape Town is all about simple, nourishing, wholesome food. Olami, a word used in Israel, means global, universal and worldly, and Nirit’s recipes open the door to many fusions and intermingling flavours from the Middle East to South America. A book that keeps in mind the local, the recipes with easy-to-source ingredients make it accessible to everyone.
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Maak jou reg vir ’n hele rits tong-indie-kies-resepte en stories oor die Recces se ervarings tydens die Grensoorlog wat in 1997 geëindig het. Want kyk – wanneer die Recces die pad vat, slaan luislange, aasvoëls en selfs leeus op die vlug. En wat jy kan vang, kan jy eet, sê dié manne. Vind uit wat dit verg om vir weke aaneen uit ’n rugsak te leef en hoe om te oorleef op dit wat Moeder Natuur verskaf.
Softcover, 224 pages, 270 x 200 mm
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Flavours, tastes, smells and textures have the power totransport you back to your childhood, to make you feelthe way you did when you fi rst tasted a peach, an orangeor a caramelised onion and blue cheese tart.
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In Seisoenskos word jy genooi om heeljaar volgens die seisoente eet. Verlekker jou in die lekkertes van elke seisoen:waatlemoenen druiwe in die somer; grenadellas en vye in herfs;sitrusvrugte in die winter en avokados, kappertjies en spruite indie lente. Elke seisoen maak voorsiening vir voorgeregte, brooden happies, hoofgeregte en nageregte en gebak. Met nuttigewenke soos hoe om jou eie groen knoffel te groei. Vir allekosliefhebbers.In Seisoenskos you are invited to eat the whole year accordingto what is in season. Enjoy the abundance of each season:watermelon, peaches and grapes in summer, apples and figs inautumn, citrus fruit in winter and avocados and sprouts inspring. Every season has recipes for hors douvres, bread andsnacks, mains and puddings and baking. With hints like how togrow your own green garlic and what pink salt is. For all loversof great food.
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Yes, she’s back, and better than ever! Zola Nene has become quite a force on the South African culinary scene, yet her personal quest to show people that cooking great food needn’t be pretentious or difficult continues in her new book. Simply Delicious was a triumph and now, as Zola says herself, ‘My food journey is ever evolving and is a continuation of my life journey told through food,’ and so Simply Zola is the mouth-watering result.The dishes (and drinks) are simple to prepare and each is a taste sensation. Zola doesn’t do bland or shy, so prepare to be swept away by the likes of Barley, grape and pecan nut salad, Prawn, lemon and chilli linguini, Cola-braised beef short ribs, and Rocky road waffles with salted caramel sauce. For those of you always complaining that it’s impossible to cook properly for one, there’s a chapter devoted just to that,while the lazy among you will be cheered by a chapter of one-pot dishes. There’seven a chapter for those who want taste without the gluten.
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A cookbook for home cooks by a home cookand wannabe chef
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The city of Durban, once known as Port Natal, is the third largest city in South Africa, the largest in the province of KwaZulu-Natal, and the largest port in Africa. It is a melting pot of African, European and Asian cultures, and is often used as a springboard for trips to the Drakensberg mountain resorts, the historical battlefield sites and the provinces abundant game parks. Its rich, multicultural heritage is reflected in the foods that are to be found throughout the city, from spicy, aromatic Indian cuisine and fish and seafood to dishes influenced by the Portuguese, Zulu nation and British. Tastes of Durban is a celebration of these foods that can be savored here while on a visit and then recreated once you return home.
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Are you ready to nourish your body with nutrition and heal your relationship with foodNutritionist and health blogger Jessica Sepel understands the dangers of dieting and overexercising from her own experience. Years of study and personal and clinical practice have taught her how to heal her difficult relationship with food,and find a gentler path, not just for herself but for her patients and many online followers.Jessica believes great health starts with positive lifestyle changes such as more sleep, less stress and a better connection with those we love. But mostly its about the food. She shows how we can eat with a sense of deep peace and enjoyment by choosing the foods that will nourish our bodies. She recommends whole foods, simply prepared. She explains why what we eat has such a strong effect on our mood, and shows us how to choose and prepare food that will create happiness rather than stress. With meal plans, expert advice on the nutritional value of different ingredients and over 120 delicious, nurturing recipes, this book will help you finally find the freedom to truly enjoy good food and great health.Originally self-published as The Clean Life this inspiring plan has been revised and updated, and includes 120 all new recipes.
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