Tag Archives: lemon

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

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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

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Happy 100 posts and birthday louvi

Around this time last year my family was in Cyprus. It was warm and I swam and ate ice cream every day. I was looking through some photos of summer in the hopes that I could warm myself and found … Continue reading

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Creamy sundried tomato pesto pasta with baby marrow

This is one of the quick dishes I made with the sundried tomato pesto. The pesto is so quick to make, I actually whipped it up while the spaghetti was boiling. Alternatively you can use ready-made pesto of any colour. … Continue reading

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Marrow in tomato, bougouri and salad

This meal was made with ingredients from the farm. My mum threw it together for lunch. After mopping every last morsel and as I had the pleasure of doing almost every day, I lay down and read my novel, Sea … Continue reading

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Dhanya chutney

I have been gibbering it up in Cairo for the past week; stuffing my face part with food that is common all around this part of the world, and that shares many dishes with greek food as well (more on … Continue reading

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Asparagus, oyster mushroom and sesame seed salad

Did you know that the smell of asparagus wee is the closest to skunk smell? Also, only some people can smell it. Those of you who think the smell doesn’t affect you, actually just can’t smell it. I read this … Continue reading

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