Osso Buco with Gremolata

In Pretoria, Winter is here in every sense of the word. In the morning I struggle to get out of bed because, even though it’s usually a beautiful day outside, there’s an iciness in [...]

Coq Au Vin

Coq au Vin, like Boeuf Bourguignon, has been one of those dishes that I’ve been dying to make. Just the name conjures up images of the beautiful French country side, a mother lovingly [...]

Short rib Bourguignon

I think most of us know what Boeuf Bourguignon is by now…especially if you’ve watched Julie&Julia. Julie Powell could not stop raving about her childhood memories of her mother coing [...]

Irish Lamb Stew

So with all these wonderful cold days around, nothing goes down better than a warm and comforting stew.  Any kind of stew would do, but I just Lamb so it’s usually the meat of choice in my [...]