By fresh mielies I mean the real deal, not sweet corn…….. Where does one buy fresh mielies these days?  From the street vendors or at the fresh fruit and vegetable markets? Being from the Eastern Cape, there is never a shortage of fresh mielies there.  Almost every other street vendor is selling them.  Boiled, braaied […]

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Another winning recipe from Fry’s Vegetarian Curry Cook-Off…. Home executive, Anita Roopnarain competed against Mark Naiker in the semi-finals held at Chatsworth centre on Sunday 30th June.  Her Meat Free Butter Chicken recipe came first beating Mark’s Meat Free Lanieres De Poulet. Its definitely worth trying out…especially on a meat free Monday.  Enjoy! Anitha Roopnarian’s […]

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Durbanites have been cooking, tasting and getting some serious foodie entertaining in the month of June….. Fry’s Vegetarian hosted its first Fry’s Curry Cook-Off and it was carried out at the two shopping centres, Chatsworth Centre and Phoenix Plaza.   Twelve eager Durbanites were in the running for the title of Fry’s Curry King or Queen. We all watched him […]

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I recently had the pleasure of cooking with one of my favourite South African food bloggers, Nina Timm.  She invited me to cook one of my traditional creations in her lovely kitchen. This is not the first time I got to cook with the lady. You’ll remember her from the Pasella insert showcasing food bloggers….yeah, that’s […]

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