Tag: salads

Restaurants, Restaurants in Cape Town

Spectacular salad plates at The Kitchen

Today I met my sister, Angie, for lunch – always a pleasure. And she suggested that we went to The Kitchen in Cape Town’s Woodstock. This little eatery is the brainchild of chef Karen Dudley who describes herself as a home cook. She’s written three fabulous books and I’ve made so many of her recipes […]

Recipes, Salad recipes, Uncategorized, Vegetarian recipes

Argan oil: great for hair, skin and eating!

I’m always keen to try new products, and here’s my latest discovery. I had heard of Argan oil, but rather than cooking with it, I’ve been putting it on my hair! Don’t worry, I knew what I was doing, this amazing oil has both cosmetic and cooking uses. You’ll find it in shampoo and hair […]

Barbecue recipes, Fish recipes, Meat recipes, Uncategorized

The Amoy Blogger Challenge: Barbecue recipes

I love a challenge, so when the people from Amoy asked me if I wanted to take part in their next Blogger Challenge, I couldn’t say no. As it turns out, the challengeĀ involved barbecuing and Asian flavours ā€“ two of my favourite things. Throw in a wonderful English summer (long may it continue) and I […]

Salad recipes, Uncategorized

My favourite recipe book of the year

The Kitchen in Woodstock, Cape Town is run by Karen Dudley and is famous for its love sandwiches and legendary salads. When Michelle Obama was in Cape Town in June 2011, she paid The Kitchen a visit, creating quite a sensation. Karen’s recipe book A Week in the Kitchen came out in April this year […]