ROGAN JOSH BEEF BURGER

Beef, Recipes

When I make potjie, it’s not always a half-day job. I do believe that you can also focus your efforts on making life as much fun and hassle-free as possible. And so my original Rogan Josh Curry Potjie recipe does not involve knuckles, necks or any other tough cut of stewing meat but rather, deboned bite-sized chunks of lamb meat, ...

MADAGASCAN PEPPERCORN BURGER

Beef, Recipes

This one, as the name suggests, comes from the island in the Indian Ocean where I’ve had the privilege of spending some quality time. On this very unique part of earth, in both the more formal food markets, as well as at street vendor stalls, you can find a variety of repurposed bottles and jars, filled to the brim with ...

THE MULE CHICKEN BURGER

Chicken, Recipes

The Mule is not so much a chicken burger as it is a braai cocktail. As all of you who have spent a decent amount of time in any great cocktail bars around the world will realise, I quite clearly based the flavour combination of the Mule on the classic cocktail by the same name. As you will see, it ...

PORK NECK BURGERS WITH YAKITORI SAUCE

Pork, Recipes

Pork neck steaks are a great choice for the braai as they are generally quite tender and have fantastic marbling, with the small bits of fat keeping the meat juicy during the braai while at the same time, imparting flavour to the meat.  Your first choice for meat here is pork neck steaks and not pork neck chops, as the ...

BUTTER CHICKEN BURGER

Chicken, Recipes

Butter chicken is a great Indian recipe with a rich sauce and you serve with naan bread, here we braai the chicken breasts and top the burger with the sauce and serve in a burger bun! Ingredients For the sauce: 1 tot olive oil 1 tot butter 1 onion, chopped 2 garlic cloves, chopped and crushed freshly grated ginger, equal ...

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 ...