Marinated zucchini, goat’s cheese & pine nut salad

If I started a fan page for Zucchini on , would you join me? Because really, I have some serious fangirl for this simple vegetable. I like it in pretty much everything but this way of grilling [...]

Guacamole Salad

I am not ashamed to say that I am a Guacamole freak. I adore it and could have it everyday. The only thing I don’t like about guacamole is that traditionally, chopped tomato is added. I [...]

Marinated Broccoli, Tomato & Mozzarella salad

Summer is in full force in Pretoria at the moment. The sky is brilliant blue, the Jacaranda trees are sporting brand new purple blooms and it is already ridiculously hot. When the season changes, [...]

Left-over Roast chicken salad with goat’s cheese & sourdough croutons

So often after a ly Sunday roast, I am left with left-overs and no inspiration. This isn’t usually a problem as I a good left-over roast sandwich but sometimes, I am in the mood for [...]

Tomato salad with Basil dressing

Isn’t it funny how the simplest of foods can sometimes be the most calming and comforting? I’ve been on a bit of a roller coaster of emotions the last couple of weeks with the [...]

Warm Asian Duck Salad with Caramelised Oranges

Up until a few years ago, I wasn’t a fan of coing with fruit. I would even turn my nose up at a simple fruit salad. I was under the impression that fruit was only good for one thing, eating [...]

Watermelon, Feta and Rocket salad

Last week I posted the recipe for Chicken Escalopes and mentioned that I served it with a Watermelon, Feta and Rocket (Arugula) salad. And before you turn your nose up, let me try to convince you [...]