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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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Astrid’s birthday lunch c/o Salad Lovers

I was due to pop on my mother’s 60th birthday so there was no chance I was going to be cooking for 60 people with a belly the size of half of previous me, tacked onto the front. My sister … Continue reading

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Dinner at Melanda

I know right… can things get more idyllic? Melanda is a small beach a little way outside of Limassol (where we were staying). You drive through some fields with hay bales and olive groves, along a dirt road until you … Continue reading

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Stella’s birthday dinner

I have spent the last 3 weeks in Cyprus, spending time with my 90 year old grandfather, and eating, sleeping and swimming in a flat sea. Although I didn’t cook much while I was there, I did document some of … Continue reading

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Roast brinjal, lentils, cous cous, rocket, feta, almonds and lemon dressing salad

Ingredients: 1 large brinjal ½ cup brown dried lentils (if you lazy you could use a tin) 2 chillis 100g cous cous Rocket from the garden 1 round of feta Toasted almond flakes Dressing 3Tsp olive oil Juice of 2 … Continue reading

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