MUSTARD AND CAPER BURGER

Beef, Recipes

Ingredients (makes 4) FOR THE BURGER 500 g lean beef mince (or 4 high-quality hamburger patties) 4 hamburger rolls butter or olive oil  lettuce  2 tomatoes (sliced) 1 onion (sliced) FOR THE MUSTARD SAUCE 1 tot butter 1 tot white bread or cake flour ½ cup white wine ½ cup milk 2 tots Dijon mustard 2 tots wholegrain mustard 1 ...

MEATBALLS IN SPAGHETTI

Beef, Recipes

For quite a few years after university I went through a phase – let’s call it ‘the dark ages’ – during which I did not eat meatballs. That was until my friend Martin, a big man with a big appetite, showed me one evening how great decent meatballs can taste. And so I set about developing a meatballs recipe for ...

CHICKEN, FETA AND SUN-DRIED TOMATO BURGERS

Beef, Recipes

All burger patties are not created equal. As far as chicken goes, this one is pretty regal. Ingredients (makes 4) 4 chicken breast fillets 4 hamburger rolls 1 pack (200–250 g) sun-dried tomatoes  2 feta cheese rounds salt and pepper  olive oil fresh basil or rocket leaves tinfoil Method Drain the sun-dried tomatoes and keep their marinade or brine for ...

MUSHROOM AND BLUE CHEESE BURGER

Beef, Recipes

Ingredients (makes 4) FOR THE BURGER 500 g lean beef mince (or 4 high-quality hamburger patties) 4 hamburger rolls olive oil  1 tomato, sliced Salad leaves FOR THE SAUCE 1 punnet DENNY brown mushrooms 1 punnet DENNY button mushrooms 1 onion (chopped) 2 garlic cloves (crushed and chopped) plain cream cheese (1 tub will be enough) 1 cup fresh cream ...

MARSHMALLOW AND CHOCOLATE BRAAIBROODJIE

Bread, Dessert, Recipes

Braaing marshmallows on skewers over some gentle heat is nothing new. I believe it’s vital to the braai development of the youth that they do this often, as it teaches them all the fundamentals on how to braai the more tricky items, like – case in point – braaibroodjies, and things like chicken. Gentle heat and turn often. You need ...

BACON AND CHEESE BURGERS

Beef, Recipes

Ingredients (serves 4) 500 g lean beef mince  4 hamburger rolls 1 packet bacon (diced) 120 g Cheddar cheese (grated) 1 medium-sized onion (grated) 2 tsp paprika 1 tsp dried mixed herbs 1 tsp ground cumin 1 tsp ground pepper butter or olive oil  lettuce  2 tomatoes (sliced) 2 gherkins (sliced) 2 tots mayonnaise (creamy) Method Fry the bacon in ...

LAMB NECK RAGU

Lamb, Recipes

Ingredients (serves 6) For the lamb necks: 2 whole lamb necks 1 tin chopped tomatoes salt and pepper 1 celery stick (chopped) 1 carrot (cut into small blocks) 1 onion chopped fresh oregano and thyme 1 cup red wine For the Ragu and pasta: 1 sachet / tin tomato paste (50g) 1 punnet DENNY portabelini mushrooms 1 chilli (chopped, optional) ...

LAMB CHOPS – HOW TO BRAAI THEM

Lamb, Recipes

The lamb loin chop is that animal’s royal and most expensive cut of braai meat. It is exactly like a T-bone steak, but just from a lamb rather than a cow. There is a piece of sirloin and a piece of fillet.  While the end of the loin chop often goes to waste, in this case, use your sharpest knife, ...

APPLE TART BRAAIBROODJIES

Bread, Dessert, Recipes

Apple tart has a golden-brown buttery crust; Apple Tart Braaibroodjie has a golden-brown buttery crust. Apple tart has a set list of regulation ingredients in the filling; Apple Tart Braaibroodjie has the same. Freshly baked apple tart out of the oven is amazing; freshly braaied Apple Tart Braaibroodjie off the fire is also amazing. Ingredients (serves 6) 12 bread slices ...

NACHO BURGER

Beef, Recipes

Ingredients (serves 4) 500 g good-quality lean beef mince 4 hamburger rolls 2 avocados salt and pepper  1 lemon 2 tomatoes (chopped into small blocks) 1 red onion (finely chopped) 1 small chilli (chopped, optional) fresh coriander leaves (a bunch, chopped) 2 whole mielies (corn) sour cream 120 g Cheddar cheese (grated) 1 pack tortilla chips or corn chips (something ...