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Mussels in White Wine: South African Edition

Mussels in White Wine: South African Edition

The thought of mussels in white wine just screams of a South African summer, doesn’t it? There’s certainly that summery feeling in the air and to celebrate the change of the cooler months to our sizzling festive South African summer season, we’re going to share not...
Heritage Day South Africa

Heritage Day South Africa

Heritage Day aka Braai Day is tomorrow (24 September) and it couldn’t come at a better time for South Africa. The meaning of Heritage Day should have deeper meaning for the country’s people this year. What is Heritage Day all about? Well, it’s about symbolism. It’s...
A Simple South African Braai Side: Stuffed Mushrooms

A Simple South African Braai Side: Stuffed Mushrooms

Ah, the good old fashioned braai mushroom! We’ve all have a taste of one of these at some point in our South African lives, but how do we recreate the same mouthwatering taste, time and again? Many might say that a braai mushroom can be “hit and miss”. Sometimes they...
Living in Ireland vs South Africa

Living in Ireland vs South Africa

Ireland has never really been a frontrunner when it comes to top places to emigrate (and financially emigrate) to from South Africa, but that seems to be changing. Over the years, hordes of South Africans have headed for the shores and greener grasses of England, New...
Amarula Cheesecake

Amarula Cheesecake

Do you want to experience a truly sensational taste of Africa simply melt in your mouth? Amarula cheesecake is the way to go. In fact, millions of South Africans call this type of cheesecake their absolute favourite treat!  If you’re already living and working...
BBQ Chakalaka Chicken

BBQ Chakalaka Chicken

What’s the perfect accompaniment to meat, bread, pap, potatoes, and stew? Chakalaka, of course! Every South African knows all about Chakalaka. We’ve all got our favourite Chakalaka dish, which can be served extra spicy or mild and enjoyed hot or cold! Chakalaka is a...