Deep Fried Maize Balls with a Cheese filling

Ingredients: 250ml (1 cup) milk 500ml (2 cups) water 5ml (1tsp) salt 250ml (1 cup) Ace Super Maize Meal Quick Cook 30ml (2 tablespoons) finely chopped parsley 2 eggs beaten 250ml (1 cup) dry bread crumbs 200g mature cheddar cheese, cut into small blocks Oil for deep frying Insructions: Bring the water, milk, and salt [...]

By |2018-03-01T08:07:20+00:00September 27th, 2017|Comments Off on Deep Fried Maize Balls with a Cheese filling


Ingredients: 1.5kg baby back ribs (side ribs will work as well) 4 tbsp. fresh oregano chopped (or 2 tbsp dried)... ½ cup onion finely chopped 5 garlic cloves finely chopped ¼ cup olive oil 3 tsp liquid honey ¼ cup fresh lemon juice 2 tsp finely grated lemon rind 1 tsp kosher salt 1 tsp [...]

By |2018-03-01T08:04:37+00:00August 13th, 2017|Comments Off on Ribs

Spatchcock Chicken

Ingredients: 1 whole chicken 1 tablespoon sherry or white wine (optional)... 1 tablespoon olive oil Dry rub: 1 tablespoon paprika 1 teaspoon black pepper 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon cayenne pepper 1 teaspoon thyme 1 teaspoon oregano ½ teaspoon ancho chili powder Instructions: Get the chicken out of the fridge and let it sit out [...]

By |2018-03-01T08:10:26+00:00July 7th, 2017|Comments Off on Spatchcock Chicken

Crispy Baked Chicken Wings

Ingredients: Buffalo sauce: 1 tablespoon unsalted butter, melted 1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper 1/4 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/4 cup hot pepper sauce Ginger-soy glaze: 1/4 cup honey 2 tablespoons soy sauce 3 large garlic cloves, crushed 1 2x1" piece of ginger, peeled, sliced Wings: 2.5kg chicken wings, tips removed, drumettes and [...]

By |2018-03-01T08:13:39+00:00June 15th, 2017|Comments Off on Crispy Baked Chicken Wings

Baked Chicken with Creamed Spinach, Bacon & Mushrooms

Ingredients: Chicken: 1 tablespoon butter 4 small chicken breasts or 2 large chicken breasts, halved salt lemon pepper seasoning paprika Creamed spinach: 1 tablespoon vegetable oil 10 oz fresh spinach 4 garlic cloves, minced 2/3 cup half and half 2/3 cup mozzarella cheese, shredded Other Ingredients: 1 tablespoon vegetable oil mushrooms, sliced 4 slices bacon, [...]

By |2018-03-01T08:14:05+00:00May 31st, 2017|Comments Off on Baked Chicken with Creamed Spinach, Bacon & Mushrooms

Rotisserie Chicken

Ingredients: 1 whole chicken 3/4 cup salt (plus more for seasoning) 1/2 cup brown sugar 1 small red onion 3-4 garlic cloves 1/2 cup cilantro Freshly ground black pepper Barbecue sauce Instructions: Clean the chicken: Remove chicken from its packaging and rinse thoroughly under cold water. Discard giblets, and trim any excess fat around the [...]

By |2018-03-01T08:35:43+00:00May 21st, 2017|Comments Off on Rotisserie Chicken

Cheese and Bacon Muffins

Ingredients: 3 slices bacon (rind removed and chopped) 1 tablespoon olive oil 400 g button mushrooms (finely chopped) 1 1⁄2 cups plain flour 3 teaspoons baking powder 1⁄4 teaspoon salt (freshly ground) 1⁄4 teaspoon black pepper (freshly ground) 1 cup cheese (grated, tasty, cheddar is good) 2 tablespoons chives (finely chopped) 80 g butter (melted) [...]

By |2018-02-28T11:38:20+00:00May 20th, 2017|Comments Off on Cheese and Bacon Muffins