Category: Recipes

MOUSSAKA

3 large (1.5kg) eggplants 1/3 cup olive oil 2 large (400g) onions, chopped finely 4 cloves garlic, crushed lkg minced lamb 425g can tomatoes 1/4 cup tomato paste 1/2 cup …

BRAINS WITH BLACK BUTTER

4 sets lamb brains 1 teaspoon salt 1/4 cup (35g) flour 125g butter 1 large (500g) leek, sliced 1 tablespoon brown sugar 2 cloves garlic, crushed 150g button mushrooms, quartered …

LIVER AND BACON

4 bacon rashers 500g lamb liver 2 tablespoons plain flour 1/2 teaspoon cracked black pepper 1 tablespoon olive oil 20g butter 2 cloves garlic, crushed 1 tablespoon Worcestershire sauce 2 …

MANTU

Mantu, a Turkish variation on the meat-filled pasta theme, lusciously confirm why the food of the sultans is considered one of the world’s greatest classic cuisines. 2 cups (300g) plain …

LAMB WITH FREEKEH PILAF

Roasted greenwheat freekeh is now available in 400g boxes at most supermarkets. We used lamb minced from a trimmed shoulder in this recipe. 2 tablespoons olive oil 1 cup (165g) …

LAMB AND VEGETABLE STEW

We used lamb cut from a trimmed forequarter for this recipe. 2 tablespoons olive oil lkg diced lamb 1 medium (150g) onion, chopped 2 cloves garlic, crushed 3 medium (360g) …

PASTITSIO

This Greek dish of macaroni and iamb baked with bechamel sauce is not as well-known among non-Greeks as is moussaka, but it’s so tasty it’s sure to become a family …

TURKISH PIZZA

ONION TOPPING 2 tablespoons olive oil 2 large (400g) onions, sliced 2 cloves garlic, crushed LAMB TOPPING 1 tablespoon olive oil 2 cloves garlic, crushed 600g minced lamb 1/2 teaspoon …

LAMB SHANK AND VEGETABLE SOUP

1 tablespoon olive oil 6 lamb shanks 4 bacon rashers 1 medium (150g) onion, chopped 2 cloves garlic, crushed 2 sticks (150g) trimmed celery, sliced thinly 1 bunch (400g) baby …

Recipes

Pomegranate powder is available from Indian, Middle-Eastern or health food stores. We used trimmed and minced lamb shoulder in this recipe. 1 tablespoon vegetable oil 2 cloves garlic, crushed 1 …

MONGOLIAN GARLIC LAMB

lkg lamb strips 1 teaspoon five-spice powder 2 teaspoons sugar 3 cloves garlic, crushed 1 egg, beaten 1 tablespoon cornflour l1/2 tablespoons rice wine vinegar 1/3 cup (80ml) soy sauce …

Figs and Buttered Walnuts

1/4 cup (45g) wild rice 1/4 cup (180ml) water 1/4 cup (50g) cracked wheat 20g butter 1 teaspoon fennel seeds 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/3 cup (85g) chopped glace figs …

Roasted Capsicum and Broad Beans

1 small (150g) red capsicum 1/4 cup (150g) long-grain white rice l1/2 CUPS (325ml) water 1/2 teaspoon salt lOOg frozen broad beans, cooked, peeled 1/2 cup (40g) flaked almonds, toasted …

Cheddar and Potato Mash

4 small (480g) potatoes, quartered 1/4 cup (60ml) olive oil 2 cloves garlic, crushed 1 small (200g) leek, sliced 4 slices (45g) pancetta, chopped 1/2 cup (60g) coarsely grated matured …

Beyers Chocolate

Chocolate should, in theory, be a quintessential African product: almost two thirds of the world’s cocoa beans are grown on our continent. So why is it that we don’t have …