• Prepare you own range of salad dressings using authentic ingredients, to mix and match with a wide range of fresh salad ingredien...
  • Why not make this delicious Spice Rub for steak as a Father’s Day gift? You can either bottle it and give it as a gift or use it...
  • You've bought a turkey that requires a moist tasty stuffing, and looking for a recipe? Using cranberry stollen as a basis for a f...
  • There's nothing like a home-made gift to show you care! This is a unique idea for children to prepare and wrap, under your guida...
  • Choose a leaner, healthier approach to a braai with lean cuts of meat and this colourful, veggie filled whole -wheat pasta salad.
  • A marvellous way to use up left over watermelon rind to make a refreshing pickle that's great with salads.
  • Ditch the classic mayonnaise dressing, and make a few changes along with a piquant but sweet dressing to bring out the best of th...
  • Prepare a basic beef, lamb or chicken stew, and top off with dumplings in the last 15 minutes, for a filling and warming meal.
  • When it comes to avos, it’s a case of ‘you can’t get too much of a good thing’. Because while they have a relatively high fat con...
  • A fab healthier option to a traditional high-fat garlic bread often served at a braai. It’s also great to take along to an end of...
  • A really quick recipe for a coleslaw to feed a lot of people. You can personalise this recipe with the addition of apple, choppe...
  • If you are on the hunt for homemade festive gift ideas this year, try these delightful jars of snack-mix ingredients. Packed sepa...
  • Our summer months can make suppertime preparation such a hot and daunting task. Take the night off now and again and do just the...
  • Make your own artisanal bubble bread. It’s like a pizza as you add your toppings once baked. Makes for great al fresco dining.
  • Give your braai mielies a makeover with the addition of a bacon rasher, some wholegrain mustard and a sprinkle of cheesy seasoning.
  • This must be the prettiest way of serving olives, cheese and other snacks as a festive holiday treat. You can customise your wrea...
  • Prepare your own flavoured cheese spread to use on school lunchbox sandwiches. Your budget and your children will love it!
  • These puffy, golden rings are awesome with grilled steak, but equally a treat enjoyed by themselves with a cold beer.
  • Make use of seasonal watermelon as a basis for a refreshingly cool salad to accompany cold meats or poultry for a light supper.
  • Pap with tomato and onion gravy is a great braai side-dish, but how about a refreshing change this year, using pap in this cheesy...
  • Next time you have a braai, why not try a new vegetable side-dish, requiring minimal effort? So good with steak and wors!
  • Prepare a bowl of this delicious dip and pack it in the cooler box along with some ready-made extras from SPAR for a perfect and ...
  • Prepare your gammon and include these spiced apples on the side during the roasting time; a perfect partner to the pork.
  • This would make a perfect home-made gift for a special teacher, gym instructor, office colleague or acquaintance to whom you woul...
  • This sweetened butternut side-dish is unique, easy to prepare, and perfect as a spit-braai accompanying vegetable. The recipe is ...
  • Soft butterbeans flavoured with tomato, garlic and a variety of fresh herbs makes for a great vegetarian main meal or a side dish...
  • A healthy alternative to chips with a meal. Sweet potato is high in fibre and its sweet flavour works well with the mustard and ...
  • Try this for as a change from krummel-pap with tomato onion relish, next time you braai.
  • Make a fun beach inspired supper for the kids with these tasty potato treats. Combine with some fish fingers and calamari and pu...
  • Try this as an alternative to tomato and onion salsa when entertaining or serve with a cold chicken salad to add extra zing!
  • A colourful, chunky textured dip bursting with fresh flavours and a hint of spice. Try it on a burger for an extra special treat....
  • These crisp and fragrant spring rolls are perfect as a starter to an Asian meal or as an elegant snack to serve with drinks.
  • Here is a perfectly delicious way to serve an assortment of vegetables without having to cook each one separately. Enjoy as is, ...
  • This makes a delicious side dish for lamb or chicken and can also be served as a vegetarian main course with naan bread.
  • Here is a basic rich baked cheesecake that is delicious just as, or you can use it as a starting point to create flavour variatio...
  • A lovely summer salad that can be served as an accompaniment to cold meats and cheese or by itself.
  • Just the most perfect warm starter for a dinner-party, or even as a light meal.
  • Beans livened up with a variety of herbs and flavourings, transform themselves in a high-fibre, low-fat salad with wide appeal.
  • It is quite amazing that the most luxurious vegetable dish is also the simplest – asparagus with sauce. Try this out when aspara...
  • These versatile and tasty snacks are welcome from cocktail parties to braais. Try these three easy but different ways of serving ...
  • Grilled butternut stuffed with feta, bacon and vegetables and topped with bubbly mozzarella. Omit the bacon for a vegetarian opt...
  • A perfect side-dish and a welcome new face at a braai, instead of the usual pap and sous or potato salad. This recipe will feed a...
  • Add fresh chilli, parmesan and a dab of creamy butter to your sweetcorn for a taste sensation.
  • This can be served as a vegetarian meal by itself or used as a braai side dish. The fruity flavour makes a great accompaniment to...
  • Packed with an imported beer from TOPS at SPAR, these special premium quality nuts make the perfect home-made gift for a man this...
  • This is a great side dish to serve at a braai or to enjoy freshly baked and spread with cream cheese for lunch.
  • Cute, heart shaped savoury biscuits flavoured with mustard and mozzarella. These are great to serve at a Valentines themed party...