Cooking at Home 2018-05-29T10:12:36+00:00

Cooking at home

Cape Malay Chicken Curry with Yellow Rice

Spice up chicken thighs in a South African curry, packed with flavourful spices and served with a side of sweet, fragrant rice. Prep: 30 mins Cook: 1 hrs 20 mins Serves 6 Easy Nutrition per serving Calories 605 Carbohydrates 74 Saturated Fat 7 Sugar 13 Protein 32 Fat 19 Fibre 3 Salt 1 Ingredients 2 tbsp sunflower or rapeseed oil [...]

May 22nd, 2018|

5 Beautiful Water Infused Recipes

Sick of sipping plain old water all day long? Sorry to tell ya that just not drinking it isn't an option. Our bodies are made up of nearly 70 percent water, so it's safe to say, we need it. But if the sad water cooler at your office is bringing you down, you [...]

May 15th, 2018|

Foods to Stock for a Healthy You

In your past-faced life, you’d wish everything can levitate or in this case, can be made with a swish and flick of a magic wand - instant food, cash or love life! But food, above all, should always be prepared with great care and planning for you are the only [...]

May 15th, 2018|


Kunafa is traditionally eaten during Ramadan in Arab and Middle-Eastern countries. It is served during the non-fasting hours which is called Iftar, the time between sunset and breakfast. Ingredients: 1 (1 pound) package Kataifi (can be found in most Middle Eastern, Arab or Greek grocery stores or markets) 1/2 lb. [...]

May 8th, 2018|

What is “Umami?” A Guide to Cooking with Flavor and Spice

A few years ago, I was dining at a French restaurant. I ordered one of my favorites - a crock of French onion soup topped with a big crouton and Gruyere cheese. When it arrived, I eagerly dug in, only to find that something was extremely off about the taste. [...]

May 8th, 2018|

Go for Green this Mother’s Day

Mother's Day never tasted so good - particularly when you have some inspired recipes to serve your lady of the hour on her upcoming special day.Granny Mouse Country House & Spa executive culinary artist Wayland Green says every year it is customary to celebrate Mother's Day by giving gifts that [...]

May 8th, 2018|