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YELLOW RICE WITH RAISINS

Ingredients
2cups rice, rinsed & drained
3cups water
1/4cup raisins
2Tbsp vegetable oil
1Tbsp brown sugar
2tsp turmeric
salt
pepper
Instructions
Rinse and drain the basmati in cool water. Add it to a medium pot with all remaining ingredients and bring to a happy boil.
Cover, then reduce the heat to very low and (barely) simmer for about 30 minutes. Enjoy those sweet bursts of raisin and the subtle, gorgeous glow of the golden turmeric.

Creamy spinach 
I boiled spinach and added salt on another pot I prepared white sauce and then drained spinach of excess water and added my spinach.
White Sauce
INGREDIENTS
1 tbsp margarine
1 1/2 tbsp plain (all purpose) flour
2 cups fresh milk
1 tsp salt
Half tsp black pepper
Pinch Nutmeg
METHOD
1. Gather the ingredients you’ll need together.
2. Melt the margarine in pot. Once margarine has completely melted add the flour. 
3. Stir briskly until mixture become crumbly. Add your milk bit by bit and whisk, again briskly, to avoid getting lumps in your sauce.
4. Keep adding milk until you get the consistency you want. Add your salt, nutmeg and black pepper and whisk.
5. Your white sauce is ready. You may add grated cheese if you wish and make it a cheese sauce.

Sweetchillie Butternut 
Ingredients 
Butternut 
Gherkins 
Spring onions 
Red pepper 
Sweetchillie sauce 
Black pepper 
METHOD 
Grate raw butternut and gherkins, chop red peppers and spring onions. Mix together in a bowl and dress with sweetchillie sauce and season with black pepper.

Beef stew a
½ kg stewing beef
1 onion, sliced
Ginger/garlic
Salt and bayleaf
Brown the meat and put it aside. Fry onions, and green pepper add salt, ginger/garlic paste, can of tomatoes, a spoonful of tomato paste and bayleaf. Add meat back in the pot. Add a cup of water.
Cook until water evaporates.
Add 1 tsp turmeric
1 tsp garum masala
1tsp Mother in law spice 
½ cayenne pepper 
1tsp Paprika
Mix .
Add vegetables – potato and carrots or any combo of chunky veg. And brown onion soup. Add water
Cook a little, then add ½ cup sourmilk

Put your casserole in an oven for 1hr.

Enjoy.

Credit: Bonakele Makgatho

MOGODU(SHEEP)

Ingredients

2 kg ox or sheep tripe, cleaned and cubedcold water, enough to cover the tripe2 dried bay leaves2.5 ml (½ tsp) ground cloves2.5 ml (½ tsp) ground cinnamon10 ml (2 tsp) garam masala2 cardamom pods250 ml (1 cup) plain yoghurt2 x 400 g tins tomato purée2 cm piece of ginger, peeled and grated6 garlic cloves, crushed4 red chillies, choppedsalt and pepper15 ml (1 tbsp) sugar15 ml (1 tbsp) white wine vinegar60 g (4 tbsp) butter, cubed

Method

1. Place the tripe in a deep pot filled with enough cold water to cover it and boil for 2 hours.
2. In a blender, combine all the other ingredients except butter, and process into a fine, smooth mixture.
3. Drain the tripe and return it to the pot. Add the yoghurt mixture and bring to a boil. Lower the heat and simmer for 15 minutes or until the sauce has thickened. Add butter, stir through and season to taste.
4. Serve with steamed bread.

Credit: eatout.co.za

Picture: Jane Malebe ( Jane’s Kitchen)

BEST EVER

250g stork to bake
125 ml corn flour
125 ml icing sugar
2 and half cups flour
1tsp essence of your choice
Piping bag 
Ne nozzle

Cream butter be icing sugar lube creamy bese ufaka I essence mix wel, then sift flour and corn flour put in the butter mixture bese uhlanganisa kahle and bake for 15 minutes or until golden brown kuv180:degrees.

Credit: Slungile Maka Bhoyo Mbatha

SPINACH, CHICKEN,BAKED BEANS SALAD

Spinach rice
Spinach
Red pepper
Mixed herbs 
Crushed garlic
Rama original

Method
Cook your rice thee nomarl way and than in a srpetate pan, put in rama original, garlic and mixed herbs and add spinach cook for 5minutes then mix with ur prepared rice

Chicken recipe
Prego steer sauce
Peri peri steers sauce
Barbaque with garlic spice
Steak and chops
Oil
Zeal

Method 
Make a paste of all these ingredients and then brush your meat and let it rest for an hour and grill it for 45 minutes on high heat

Baked beans salad
Baked beans tin
Cucumber
Robot peppers
Viniger
Mayonnaise

Method
Dice all your veggies into small dices and mix together with baked beans, put in tsp of viniger and faka efrijini for 30 minutes ukhiphe ufake I mayonnaise voila.

Credit:lungile Maka Bhoyo Mbatha

RICE & POTATO SALAD

Rice recipe
Rice
Rice spice/egg yellow/tumeric powder
Red pepper
Green pepper
Crushed garlic
Rama original
Grated carrots
Mixed herbs
Rama original

Method 
Cook ur rice the normal way with your rice spice when it is cooked put aside then in a separate pan put in rama original and crushed garlic, peppers and carrots fry for 5minutes and mix with rice

Potatoe Salad
Soft cook potatoes
Eggs
Mayonnaise
Aromat
Robot peppers
Parsley

Method 
Cook your potatoes, whilst esabila put in ur eggs then when they are done let them cool and the dice ur peppers, when potatoes are cool dice them with ur eggs and put aromat and mix with ur peppers faka I mayonnaise and sprinkle with parsley.

Credit: Slungile Maka Bhoyo Mbatha

IF THER E IS LOVE THERE IS NOTHING THAT U CAN’T COOK POTATOES CURRY AND RICE

Recipe
Onions
Green pepper
Yellow pepper
Curry powder
Mixed herbs
Paprika
Steak and chops
Brown onions soup
Carrots
Oil
Zeal(optional)
Ginger and garlic

Method
Fry onions and peppers, ginger and garlic put in mixed herbs, paprika, zeal and curry powder let it cook then put in ur potatoes reduce heat put in steak and chops let it cook then add carrots do not over stir otherwise you will have mashed curry then add ur soup serve

Rice recipe
Rice
Spice for rice
Red cabbage
Red peppers
Yellow pepper
Dried parsley
Rama original
Crushed garlic
Mixed herbs

Method
Cook ur rice with rice spice and when it is cooked put aside, then in a separate pan put in rama original with crushed garlic, cabbage and peppers fry for 5 minutes and mix with rice.

Credit: Slungile Maka Bhoyo Mbatha

MCDONALDS FOR WHAT FOR WHO HHOMEMADE MCFLURY

Ice cream recipe
500ml double thick cream(woolworths)
500ml fresh cream
1 tin condensed milk
2 packets oreo buscuits
Vanilla essence

Method
Chill your fresh cream for about 30minutes then take it out and whisk it until it is firm, then add condensed milk and vanilla essence, add ur crushed oreos and save a few to put them on top of ur ice cream then put in ur frezeer for 6 hours.

Credit: Slungile Maka Bhoyo Mbatha

MELTING MOMENTS RECIPE

250 g stork to bake margarine
125 ml icing sugar
125ml corn flour
Tsp essence of your choice
2cups of flour 

Method
Beat your margarine until it is pale white, add essence and mix then add ur icing sugar and mix well then lastly add corn flour and flour, mix well then put in ur piping bag and bake fo 15 minutes or until golden brown

Butter cream filling recipe
125 g stork to bake margarine
3cups icing sugar
2tsp essence
60ml milk

Beat margarine until it is pale white , add essence than add icing sugar beat until it is creamy then add milk and mix well than sandwich your buscuits.

Credit: Slungile Maka Bhoyo Mbatha

SIMPLE AND QUICK BISCUITS RECIPE

8cups of flour
8eggs
500g Rama
1 full cup of sugar
Vanilla essence
Baking powder or bicarbonate of soda
Pinch of salt
Prep…
Beat 500g of rama,add 8eggs,1 cup of sugar and add vanilla essence beat till buttered
On the side mix 8cups of flour with 8 teaspoon of baking powder or 2 full teaspoon of bicarbonate, surf then mix with the buttered mixture
Mix till stiff 
No water No milk akere enjoy loveys.

Credit: Precious Morake