Naan Bread

naan bread (no yeast recipe) Ingredients 2 cups of self-raising flour1 cup of Greek yoghurtSalt Method: Mix all the ingredients in a bowl to form dough Roll out a little ball (about the size of a golf ball) of dough with a rolling pin Cook in a frying pan on a high heat, cook for … Continue reading Naan Bread

Garlic Rolls

home made garlic rolls These garlic rolls are the perfect snack or side dish. They are easy to make. This recipe is for individual rolls, as opposed to one long roll. Ingredients: Hotdog rolls Margarine Salt and pepper Garlic Fresh parsley Paprika Aluminium foil Method: Slice all the rolls you are going to use in … Continue reading Garlic Rolls

French Bread

not-so-French French bread So here in South Africa, you can definitely buy traditional baguettes, but most of us go to the bakery and buy what we call French Loaves. It´s a long loaf of bread, usually 30cm or 50cm long and it is very cheap, about R16( $1) a loaf. During hard lockdown, I got … Continue reading French Bread

Paul Hollywood´s Baguettes

Baking is definitely not my strong suit, I fool around in the kitchen and I don`t follow the recipe, and then I get mad because my baking is a flop. It`s a vicious, stupid cycle.During lockdown I binge watched a lot of Great British Bake Off, in one episode, the poor contestants had to bake … Continue reading Paul Hollywood´s Baguettes

Traditional South African Corn Bread (Mieliebrood)

________________________________________________________________________________________________ Who does not love a freshly baked little loaf of bread on a weekend? This recipe is fantastic, you can swap out ingredients without compromising the taste of the bread. Corn bread, or mieliebrood as we call it here in South Africa, is a delicious snack, side dish, or late night snack. You can … Continue reading Traditional South African Corn Bread (Mieliebrood)

The Bestest banana Bread

vegan banana bread Soooo I bought 1.5 kg of bananas on special at Pick and Pay and they literally went mushy in two days. Fook. But not all is lost, banana bread for the win. I struggled to find a nice method of making banana bread without adding sugar. Another reason I don’t like to … Continue reading The Bestest banana Bread

Idiot Proof Bread-rolls

Idiot Proof Bread-rolls When I say Idiot-proof, I do mean idiot proof (which also includes tipsy proof and I-don't-know-how-to-bake-proof.) I am not a baker, occasionally I will try out a quick bread or tart recipe, but my heart lies with cooking. Fast Forward to a few weeks ago when I was making a delicious vegetable … Continue reading Idiot Proof Bread-rolls