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Recipe: Thai Steamed Clams

Everything that’s great about Thai food – aromatic and spicy. Serves 4 Ingredients: 2 kg frozen clams 1 tbsp (15ml) sunflower oil 1 onion, finely chopped 2 cloves of garlic,...

Recipe: Grilled lamb rib chops with balsamic and honey glaze

A recipe which makes shop-bought BBQ sauce redundant. Serves 4 Ingredients: 8-12 lamb rib chops 2 tbsp (30ml) olive oil salt and freshly ground pepper 4 sprigs of rosemary ½ cup...

Recipe: Seared tuna steaks with soy and mirin

Easy enough for a weeknight, special enough for company. Serves 4 Ingredients: 4 x 150g tuna steaks 1 egg white 3 tbsp (45ml) sesame seeds Vegetable oil 2 cloves of garlic,...

Recipe: Tofu, tat soi and shimeji mushroom stir-fry

Delicious served with steamed rice. Serves 4 Ingredients: 3 tbsp (45ml) sunflower oil 400g tofu, drained and patted dry with absorbent paper 60g shimeji mushrooms, cleaned ¼ cup (60ml) ginger,...

Recipe: Cape malay chicken curry

Serve with basmati rice and sambals. Serves 4 Ingredients: 1 tbsp (15ml) olive oil 1 onion, finely chopped 1 clove of garlic, crushed 1 chilli, deseeded and finely chopped 2 tbsp...

Recipe: Goulash soup with spinach and peas

Hungry? Hungary has the answer. Serves 4 Ingredients: 2 tbsp (30ml) olive oil 2 onions, finely chopped 2 carrots, peeled and roughly chopped 2 celery sticks, finely sliced 2 cloves of...

Recipe: Thai butternut and coriander soup

An old favourite gets an Oriental twist. Serves 4 Ingredients: 1 kg butternut, peeled and cubed 2 Tbsp (30ml) olive oil 2 Tbsp (30ml) honey Salt and freshly ground black...

Recipe: Pork sausage and haricot bean cassoulet

A cheat version of this classic French stew. Serves 4 Ingredients: 400g dried haricot beans, soaked overnight 1 tbsp (15ml) olive oil 125g bacon, chopped 3 garlic cloves, crushed 1 onion,...