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Sarah ticks the ‘Come Dine With Me’ box

COOKING on Come Dine With Me South Africa for a group of complete strangers while being filmed for national television turned out to be a breeze for Walmer mum and landscape artist Sarah Stevens. Sarah, who won her episode of … Continue reading

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Turkish delight treat for tea!

IN OUR recent high tea competition we asked people to send us their top tea-time recipes, whether for a savoury or a sweet treat. And you certainly answered the call as we were overwhelmed by entries, which made it rather … Continue reading

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How to bake hot cross buns from scratch this Easter

AS German pastry chef Ralph Gottschalk prepares to share his traditional  hot cross bun recipe, he remembers his apprentice years in his country of origin where, on a typical Saturday, he would be required to roll out as many as … Continue reading

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Make your day with macaroons

MACAROONS are the five-star Alphen Boutique Hotel in Constantia’s signature “sweeties” and you’re sure to find one on your pillow at turndown at night. Unfortunately I crushed mine on the way in, as I couldn’t control myself in my unbridled … Continue reading

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Anzac biscuits to bolster the cookie tins

WITH New Zealanders all fired up for the premiere of The Hobbit movie at the end of the month, The Global Table revisits one of our archive recipes from that country. The recipe – for Anzac Biscuits – was shared … Continue reading

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