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Spinach & ricotta gnocchi

Some rudely gesturing Italians people would consider this going against age-old tradition, however for those of us trying to lead a relatively low carb existence, this recipe for spinach and ricotta gnocchi with sage butter provides an easy and healthy spin on a classic Italian favourite. A simple how-to after the jump…

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Lemonfish fingers

During my summer holiday a few weeks ago, I got the opportunity to go fishing with some friends off the sleepy Durban South Coast town of Amanzimtoti.  I’d cut my fishing teeth in the waters of lake Kariba and the Mediterranean sea and absolutely loved to fish, so when the chance arose to try my hand at some Indian Ocean angling, I grabbed it.  Read more about this trip and the delicious results after the jump >>

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Zest Curries

We enjoyed two excellent and authentic Durban curries last week – one lamb and one chicken – from family-run Zest Curries  in Kensington, Johannesburg.  Read more about the meal after the jump>>

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Front and center

Yesterday found me at Moema’s in Parktown North for Jo’burg Cookie Swap, a coming together of ladies and gents who love to make sweet treats to trade their baked bounties with each other at a national event held in Cape Town, Durbs and Jo’burg. If you’re interested in how Cookie Swap started, check this out.

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