Category: Recipes

Drinks, Recipes

Quarantinis for the quaranqueens

April 29, 2020, Author: renate

The term quarantini is defined as a drink easily made with just a few ingredients that can be sipped on while stuck at home. Hopefully you can find some of the following recipes’ ingredients in your fridge or pantry. Cheers!   Homegrown SAgroni  Ingredients: 25ml […]

Food & Drink, Recipes

Recipe of the Month: Italian Style Basa

March 17, 2020, Author: bianca

… from UCook With top-quality ingredients, already perfectly measured out and delivered straight to your door, you can create delicious and healthy world-class dishes in the comfort of your own kitchen. We recently tested out the UCook box and what a treat! There are three […]



January 1, 2020, Author: renate

Even after all the Christmas and New Year’s celebration, food still plays a pivotal role in how we socialise. Local foodie influencer, Sithembiso Ndashe (Ndash) in collaboration with Nola Mayonnaise creates a stir with this fresh summer salad recipe:   Fresh Veggie Salad By: Sithembiso […]

Food, Recipes

Recipe: Apple and Walnut Pie

October 31, 2019, Author: bianca

Baking an apple pie is one of the best ways to make a house feel like a home. In fact, it’s a time-old trick used by real estate agents on show day and – even to this day – remains one of famous chef JAN’s […]


Cooking with Maker’s Mark

October 31, 2019, Author: bianca

Who doesn’t like sticky chicken wings? Looking for some exciting new recipes to try out this upcoming festive season? Try Maker’s Mark’s sticky chicken wings with one of three popular sauces – a Bourbon Sweet Chili Sauce, a KY White Sauce or the Maker’s Mark […]


The Hussar Grill’s Halloumi Salad Recipe

October 1, 2019, Author: bianca

Spring is in the air and the warming weather often calls for lighter meals coupled with a glass of white wine. The Hussar Grill’s Halloumi Salad is one of the restaurant’s delicious vegetarian menu options, but it is also a favourite for meat lovers. It […]


Homemade cookies with M&M’s and Miss Lucky Pony

September 30, 2019, Author: renate

Did you know that the 1st of October was National Homemade Cookies Day? Here is a recipe to make your very own, homemade M&M’s Salted Caramel Cookies: Ingredients for the cookies: 150g unsalted butter – must be room temperature 1/2 cup of sugar 2 large […]


Our favourite chocolate cake recipe

September 1, 2019, Author: bianca

‘Cause who doesn’t like chocolate? Ingredients: 500ml (2 cups) cake flour 187ml (¾ cup) cocoa 15ml (1 tablespoon) baking powder 5ml (1 teaspoon) baking soda Pinch of salt 4 large eggs 375ml (1 ½ cups) caster sugar 5ml (1 teaspoon) vanilla essence 250ml (1 cup) […]


Recipe: Glühwein

July 1, 2019, Author: bianca

If not to drink, then to fill your house with the scent of spices. There is nothing better than a glass of Glühwein to cure the winter blues. We got this recipe from final-year student, Raquel Barradas at TUKS’ Consumer Science Faculty: Serves 6 – […]


Spruce up your summer salads

November 16, 2018, Author: Danita Pilley

Who says salads need to be all about boring leafy greens? While there definitely is a place in our heart for a huge, fresh bowl of arugula dressed in olive oil, balsamic vinegar, salt, pepper and a delicious sprinkle of cheese, we think it’s time […]