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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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Brilliant Biltong (Cognac Flavoured) Recipe–Tried & Tested

“Ho ho ho!” No, it’s not Hugh Heffner calling his three little maidens. It is Christmas in August, for I bring you glad tidings of great joy. The flavoured biltong recipes are ready for consumption. [By the way, you can … Continue reading

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Scrumptious Hot Cross Buns – your Happy Easter Recipe.

While those of us who celebrate Easter realise it is infinitely more than the consumption of vast quantities of hot cross buns and chocolate, this time of year seems appropriate to post a little something for readers who are feeling … Continue reading

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Outstanding Biltong Recipe – Tried and tested.

[2014 amendment – another biltong recipe (cognac-flavoured biltong) can be found here] South Africa is enjoying the afterglow of the Soccer World Cup and if you were brave enough to visit our country, you might also have been brave enough … Continue reading

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