Tag Archives: chilli

Herby feta bougouri, with lemon chickpea baby marrow, and brussels sprouts

Can you believe it? We still eat food! Usually boring easy peasy whatever is not rotting in the fridge food… But the other evening (it was a while back now because although I managed to document the cooking, it has … Continue reading

Posted in meal, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Refried black beans, sweetcorn and dhanya salsa, avo and sour cream burritos

Why life are you so mad? It is at least 2 months since I first made this dish (as documented here). In the interim I have made it 3 or 4 more times, tweaking as I go along. I used … Continue reading

Posted in meal | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Black bean, green bean, dhanya, sesame seed and chilli salad

I know most people think I am insane but I miss the humidity of Durban. I miss swimming through the air. And I miss the summery salads on our stoep in Seaview. A salad on our stoep here would often … Continue reading

Posted in Salad | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Roasted sweetcorn, red onion, parsley and sour cream salad

What is it about tasty mush at the moment? It seems to be all I am capable of in the kitchen. I thought a jaunty piece of parsley would help make it look less mushy, but it still looks like … Continue reading

Posted in Salad, Side dish | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Seedy rice with leeks, peas, wild rocket and creme fraiche

A lot of people don’t like rice. I get it. It can be really boring. Or starchy. Or mushy. A lot of the time it is the sauce that is the important bit and the rice just makes you full. … Continue reading

Posted in Side dish | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Lemon roasted chickpea, baby marrow, red onion and feta pasta

I have a bit of a backlog of easy pastas. It is easier to cook and take the pics than it is to find time in a day to process the images. I used to have a fridge overflowing with … Continue reading

Posted in meal, Pasta | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Sundried tomato and pistachio pesto

After waddling into the new year, wishing for a belly trolley, I decided I had better squeeze a few more recipes in before I get sidetracked with the imminent pterodactchild. I had hoped to kick off the year with some … Continue reading

Posted in Side dish | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment