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  • Baking tips to become a great baker

    Do you feel overwhelmed and panicky when someone asks you to bake anything? Try some or all of these baking tips that I've learnt over the years, to help you become a great baker. Baking is NOT rocket ...

  • YOU can become a great baker

    When I was in Cape Town earlier this year and asked Simone why she kept using Snowflake packet mixes instead of baking from scratch, she said: 'because I'm afraid I'll make a flop'. That conversation ...

  • Cooking tips

  • How to make authentic Cape Malay bredie

    One of the many Cape Malay recipes that has become popular and a favorite among all South Africans is a traditional Cape Malay bredie. A bredie is a simple slow cooked meat and vegetable stew that is ...

  • How to make Caramelised Onions like a Pro

    Caramelised onions are a versatile addition to savory dishes and add a deep flavour and subtle sweetness. It is easy to make although it requires time and patience for the best result. Caramelised onions ...

  • Pantry Staples

    Pantry staples are essential for home cooks like myself, who between long days at work and peak hour traffic, are not inclined to spend hours at the stove on time consuming or complicated week day meals. ...

  • General Tips

  • 7 Tips to reduce food waste

    World Food Day was a timely reminder that not everyone in the world has a balanced meal every day and that at least one in nine people go to sleep hungry at night. Living in Dubai with all it's visible ...

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