JAN BRAAI CHILLI CON CARNE WITH NACHOS

Beef

Chilli con carne works equally well for breakfast, brunch, lunch or dinner. Perfect for a surf trip, hunting trip or anywhere else you might want to serve a warm and spicy meal to a hungry crowd! The nice thing is that it actually improves after standing a few hours, so you could prepare it in your potjie, and then go ...

CEASAR FILLET BURGER

Beef, Recipes

Ingredients FOR THE BURGER: about 500g beef fillet salt and pepper 4 hamburger rolls fresh romaine lettuce parmasan cheese shavings FOR THE SAUCE: 2 garlic cloves 3 anchovy fillets 1 tsp capers (drained) ½ cup mayonnaise (creamy) 1 tsp mustard 1 tsp Worcestershire sauce Method Light a big fire and while you wait for the wood to convert to coals ...

CEVICHE WITH FRESH TORTILLAS AND BRAAI SALSA

Fish, Recipes

Ingredients FOR THE SALSA: 1 red onion, roughly chopped 1 green pepper, roughly chopped 500 g tomatoes, (use big ones, cherry, any type you have on hand) 1 small red chilli chopped olive oil salt and pepper FOR THE TORTILLAS: 2 cups flour 2 teaspoons baking powder 1 teaspoon salt 1/2 cup water FOR THE CEVICHE about 300g fresh fish ...

MACARONI AND CHEESE BRAAIBROODJIE

Bread, Recipes

There will inevitably be some non-believer who’s sceptical about this one, and honestly, I am not even going to bother with you. Just make yourself a cup of green tea and move along to the next page. As all intelligent readers attuned to the finer points of enjoying life will know, if you can top meat with meat, as with ...

THE BIG BURGER

Beef, Recipes

You only live once and might as well go full throttle. This is a single-serving burger, for special people on special occasions. We’re converting half a kilogram of pure-beef mince into four bespoke hamburger patties. They are sealed on a grid over very hot coals and then basted on both sides. Cheese goes onto each hot patty as they come ...

CORN BREAD

Bread, Recipes

Ingredients 1 tot olive oil or 1 tot melted butter 2 cups white bread or cake flour 2 cups maize meal 1 tot baking powder ½ tot salt 1 fresh corn cob (slice the kernels off the cob) 1 tin(400g) creamed corn 2 eggs 1 cup milk Method Use olive oil or butter and properly grease the insides of your ...

COLESLAW WITH VINEGAR

Recipes, Vegetarian

Vinegar-based coleslaw is the classic side dish to braaied pork. So you, as a complete braaier, need to know this recipe. I prefer to use a mixture of red and green cabbage for a bit of colour on the plate Ingredients 3 tots red wine vinegar 1 tot sugar 1 tsp salt ½ tsp black pepper 1 tsp mustard 1 ...
Jan Braai Potato Salad

JAN BRAAI POTATO SALAD

Recipes, Vegetarian

This potato salad is pretty gourmet; if you’re going to eat salad you might as well make it properly. The photo on the opposite page shows the radish slices with the green bits still on but you have to cut them ofwhen making the salad. Ingredients 1 kg potatoes 1 medium-sized onion (chopped) 1 tot cider vinegar ½ tot mustard ...

JERK CHICKEN

Chicken, Recipes

Ingredients For the marinade: 1 onion, chopped 2 garlic cloves, chopped and crushed 1/2 tot dried thyme 5 allspice berries 1 chilli 1 tot chinese 5 spice mixture 1 teaspoon salt 2 tots soya sauce 2 tots olive oil 8 - 12 chicken pieces like drumsticks, thighs and wings Method Place all the ingredients for the marinade in a blender, ...