amarulacarrotcake

Amarula Carrot Cake

  Okay, I have told all of you how I love Amarula. After my last recipe a good friend sent me some more Amarula recipes. Now this blog’s name isn’t ‘Amarula recipes’ so I don’t want to flood it with Amarula recipes. Damn, I say Amarula a lot, hey?! I want to tell you about Read More

cottagepie

Cottage Pie

  Cottage pie is something we ate quite a few times when I was still living with my parents, but in my adult life I have only made it twice. I think that needs to change and I hope sharing this cottage pie recipe with you will inspire me to make cottage pie again. Ingredients Read More

oxtail

Oxtail Potjie

I love oxtail, but before I share this recipe with you, let me tell you a bit more about ‘potjiekos’. Literally translated ‘potjiekos’ means ‘pot food’. The food is cooked in a heavy cast iron pot that hangs over an open fire, and of course this means it’s cooked outside. ‘Potjiekos’ has become as much Read More

bananabread

Banana Bread

Ingredients 2-3 very ripe bananas, peeled 1/3 cup melted butter 1 cup (240 cc) of sugar (can easily use 3/4 cup, or drop it down to 1/2 cup if you want it less sweet) 1 egg, beaten 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 teaspoon baking soda pinch of salt 1 1/2 cups of all-purpose flour Method Read More

amarulafridgetart

Amarula Fridge Tart

  Those who know me closely, will know that Amarula is one of my favorite drinks. I don’t have that many favorite drinks though. Either white wine (Chardonnay preferably) or Captain Morgan with Coke Zero or Tia Maria with a side of cappucino or Amarula. That’s it. There’s actually nothing else I like to drink. Read More