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Easy Prawn and Avocado Salad

Easy Prawn and Avocado Salad

We love this scrumptious summer prawn and avocado salad! It’s very simple, making it the perfect lunch on a hot summer’s day. In addition to the prawns and avocado we added in a few more yummy surprises to create an even more exciting texture to 

Easy Salmon Marinade

Easy Salmon Marinade

We love our salmon…oh yes! So here we go again with another salmon recipe. This time a salmon marinade in coconut stew, which is one of our favourite recipes we learnt from our Mother. Easy Salmon Marinade Please share any comments and images regarding this 

Recipe To Bake Salmon Fillets

Recipe To Bake Salmon Fillets


When it comes to fish there are various types we like but salmon is definitely the one fish that regularly appears on our home cooked menu.

We love it !

Salmon is so simple to cook, naturally full of flavour and just delicious without having to do too much to it. Our favourite way to eat salmon is filleted and cooked in the oven .

It’s super easy and quick to make!

If like us you have a busy lifestyle this recipe to bake salmon fillet makes the perfect dinner time option .


Recipe To Bake Salmon Fillets

Salmon Fillet Recipe

Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 25 mins
Course Main Course
Servings 4 People

Ingredients
  

  • 4 Fillet Salmon Skinless

Marinade

  • 1 tbsp Olive Oil
  • 1 tsp Paprika
  • 1 tbsp Teriyaki Sauce
  • 1 tbsp Fresh Ginger Minced
  • 1 tbsp All Purpose Seasoning
  • ½ Lemon

Instructions
 

  • Preheat the oven to 180°C .
  • Put the salmon in a mixing bowl and add in all the marinade ingredients . Mix in well, ensuring that each fillet piece is coated properly with the marinade.
  • Place the fillets on a oven dish . If you want the salmon to be tender keep it covered but if you want it slightly roasted keep it uncovered like we did for this recipe.
  • Serve with roasted potatoes and vegetables or salad.
    Enjoy!
Keyword Fish, Salmon, Salmon Fillet



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Please check out our delicious Fresh Trout recipe!

Types of steak

Types of steak

For those who know us quite well, you will know that we absolutely adore steak! Growing up we started to have an early appreciation for steak from around our teenage years. This is all thanks to our parents who regularly treated us to lots of 

How To Cook Oxtail

How To Cook Oxtail

This recipe is very special to us as we have inherited this from our mother. As we have mentioned so many times before, our passion for all things food and kitchen comes from her. Over the years, we have played around with the recipe and 

How To Cook Cassava

How To Cook Cassava


Where we come from in East Africa fried Cassava or Mihogo as we call it definitely counts as a fun food and quite a treat!

We love cassava cooked in different ways but without a doubt one of our favourite methods of how to cook cassava is fried. We know this is not the healthiest option but eaten once in while with a little drizzle of lemon and chilli sauce this makes a very tasty snack … oh and don’t forget to nibble on some mango alongside it, that’s like the icing on the cake! So so yummy…


How To Cook Cassava

Fried Cassava Recipe

Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 30 mins
Course Appetizer, Side Dish
Servings 2 People

Equipment

  • Deep frying pan
  • Medium Size Saucepan

Ingredients
  

  • 1 Large Cassava
  • 2 Cups Sunflower Oil
  • 1 Tsp Salt
  • 650 ml Hot Water

Instructions
 

  • Wash , peel and then chop the cassava into chunky rectangular shaped chips. Then remove the stingy bit in the middle.
  • Place the cassava in a saucepan , add in the water and bring to a boil one medium-high heat. Add in the salt and cover with a lid and cook for about 5 minute and lower the heat to low-medium heat.
  • Cook the cassava about 10 minutes until it is tender enough to poke through with a fork and then drain the the water out.
  • Set the cassava aside and leave to cool . Now get a deep frying pan, set to medium-high heat and add in the sunflower oil .Once the oil has heated add in the cassava and ideally cook a batch at a time until slight golden brown.
  • Remove the cassava from the frying pan and drain onto a paper towel.
  • Serve and enjoy this dish with some salad, a little drizzle of lemon and chili sauce!
Keyword Cassava, Fried Cassava



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Please also check out our Portobello Mushrooms recipe this makes a very delicious side or starter!

How To Cook Medium Rare Steak In 5 Steps

How To Cook Medium Rare Steak In 5 Steps

In this article we show you how to cook medium rare steak perfectly it’s so simple! Steak is a classic, easy and undeniably delicious dish that is a favourite meal for many around the globe, whether it’s served up with crispy fries, sauteed vegetables or 

How To Cook Tamarind Duck

How To Cook Tamarind Duck

We’ve all been there before where we feel like we’ve eaten everything and can’t think of what else to possibly cook to vary things up a bit. Unlike chicken , that many of us consume regularly duck is one of those yummy dishes that is 

Tropical Smoothie Recipe With Frozen Fruit

Tropical Smoothie Recipe With Frozen Fruit


A refreshing, fruity and exotic smoothie that will have you licking your lips and give you the boost of energy you need for the day ! Full of nutrients and health benefits a smoothie makes a great breakfast option!

Tropical Smoothie Recipe With Frozen Fruit

Tropical Smoothie Recipe

Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 0 mins
Course Breakfast
Servings 1 Person

Equipment

  • Blender or Smoothie Maker

Ingredients
  

  • Waitrose Tropical Smoothie Mix – Mango, Pineapple & Kiwi  Any frozen fruit mix of your choice is fine
  • 1 Banana
  • 2 Small Avocados 
  • 200 ml Orange Juice 
  • 2 tbsp Baobab Powder
  • 1 tbsp Maca Powder
  • 1 tsp Green Mix Powder 
  • Water

Instructions
 

  • Place all ingredients into the blender and blend on high-speed for 45 seconds until smooth.
  • If required add additional orange juice or water bit by bit to create the thickness and consistency you like for your smoothie and blend again for another 30 seconds.
  • Enjoy!
Keyword breakfast, Tropical Smoothie



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Recipe For Chicken Leg Quarters

Recipe For Chicken Leg Quarters

Recipe For Chicken Leg Quarters Happy National Barbecue week and what better way to enjoy it than with a nice recipe for chicken leg quarters! Under the current circumstances, we know it’s been very challenging being in lockdown all over the world, however National Barbecue