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What’s soft, yellow, thick skinned and now mostly black?

No Simpkins, it’s not any southern African government. Take a hundred lines, “I must not see political allegories in recipe posts.” Don’t argue Simpkins, I don’t care what you heard about banana republics on the news; this is cookery class. … Continue reading

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Al’s Easy Almond & Vanilla Sponge Cake

In some cultures, it is traditional among the male of the species to ply his other half with chocolates and flowers to get on her good side. But if even these efforts fail to locate her elusive “Gee darling” spot, … Continue reading

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A Quick Doughnut Recipe – A Taste Sensation – Tried & Tested

Lord Tennyson, said in his Locksley Hall poem, “In the Spring a young man’s fancy lightly turns to thoughts of love”. Saturday, 8th June 2013 in Port Elizabeth saw sinister grey clouds scudding in from an angry sea and a … Continue reading

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