Cranberry Orange Spinach Salad

Cranberry Orange Spinach Salad

Cranberry orange spinach salad with quick candied walnuts is perfect for easy festive season dining.  Bright colours, flavours, and plenty of crunch make this easy salad a deliciously memorable treat. Living in Johannesburg, the festive season always comes at the height of summer.  This is 

Quick, 10-Minute Candied Walnuts

Quick, 10-Minute Candied Walnuts

Quick candied walnuts take just 10 minutes to make.  A terrific snack.  These walnuts are also a delicious way to add nutty crunch to salads, or dress up a cake. My family has diverse opinions when it comes to food.  Salads are a frequent source 

Passion Fruit Vinaigrette & a Template for Great Salad

Passion Fruit Vinaigrette & a Template for Great Salad

This quick, easy passion fruit vinaigrette comes together in moments.  Its bright flavours beautifully complement green salads, winter fruits, and steamed fish.  A pretty, tasty, seasonal dressing to add to your menus. In my opinion, vinaigrette can make or break a salad.  It’s often an 

Tangy, Fresh Bulgur Salad from the Instant Pot™

Tangy, Fresh Bulgur Salad from the Instant Pot™

Bulgur salad is packed with fresh herbs, tomatoes, cucumbers, and great flavour.  An easy side or light main from the Instant Pot™ that doesn’t scrimp on flavour or nutrition. When it’s done right, nothing beats a really good salad.  However, far too many salads fall 

Refreshing Mediterranean Lamb Kofta Salad

Refreshing Mediterranean Lamb Kofta Salad

Scrumptious lamb kofta salad is both nutritious and flavourful.  Fresh herbs, pomegranate, tahini and sumac give your body a healthy boost.  Above all, the protein, fat, and fibre are perfectly balanced.  So, it is guaranteed to leave you full and satisfied! Breakfast is the most 

Easy Instant Pot™ Peppadew® Potato Salad

Easy Instant Pot™ Peppadew® Potato Salad

This South African peppadew® potato salad is perfect for summer entertaining.  Enjoy this classic salad as a side at your next cookout, without overheating yourself or your kitchen, thanks to the Instant Pot™. I love potato salad.  I don’t know many folks with German heritage 

Chipotle Cocoa Rubbed Steak and Wilted Spinach Salad

Chipotle Cocoa Rubbed Steak and Wilted Spinach Salad

Chipotle Cocoa Rubbed Steak and Wilted Spinach Salad is a light, satisfying supper that comes together in under 30 minutes.  It’s perfect for busy weeknights and bound to become a family favourite. Here in Johannesburg, we’ve been having a bit of a schizophrenic spring.  The 

Asian Chicken Salad with Honey Miso Dressing

Asian Chicken Salad with Honey Miso Dressing

This easy chicken salad has become a family favorite.  It’s light, healthy, quick and addictively delicious.  Mildly sweet, savory ginger miso dressing kicks everything up a notch!  Plus, using perfect poached chicken breasts means the salad comes together in a snap! As the weather warms 

4 Great Salads to Make the Most of Seasonal Tomatoes

4 Great Salads to Make the Most of Seasonal Tomatoes

In summer, when seasonal tomatoes are at their peak, it takes minimal effort to make them shine.  Here are four terrific, easy salads to add to your repertoire! When I was a little girl, my father kept a vegetable garden in the back yard each 

Bright, Fresh Village-Style Greek Salad

Bright, Fresh Village-Style Greek Salad

When warm weather hits, nothing is quite as satisfying — or easy to prepare — as a good, old-fashioned Greek salad.  This village-style salad is a favourite at our house because it is delicious and holds up beautifully on a buffet table. My best friend