Mushroom & Bacon Pate`

I had loads of Nouvelle exotic mushrooms in my fridge recently and thought, "How about a mushroom pate? Better yet, how about a mushroom and BACON pate?!"  As much as I love chicken liver as well as snoek...

Margherita Tray Bake Pizza

This is the type of pizza I grew up with.  A quick-mix dough pressed into a baking tray and topped with tinned tomato & onion and lots of cheese. If it was a good time of the month, we would have the...

Old Fashioned Custard Cookies

Custard cookies (Vla koekies) are my absolute favourite biscuits of all time. As a child, we would find them at the local Tuisbedryf or at the till points at 7 eleven. Nowadays, it is only when we visit food...

Crispy Potato Skins with Bacon Crumbs

Yonks ago, "Mike's Kitchen" used to offer fried potato skins on their menu. What a tasty treat it was. Deep-fried golden deliciousness. I remember as a kid, I appreciated the fact that every bit of the potato...