Winter hit Cape Town this weekend, it is absolutely freezing cold (there is definitely snow somewhere). Although a stew or curry can cure the winter blues, I do tend to crave vegetables. Salad is such an uninspiring meal to make during the cold months – cold lettuce, cold cucumber, cold feta….its all too summery and conducive to hot, sunny day.
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I love fish, it is one of my favourite meats. But fresh fish can be super expensive and unfortunately I don’t have it has often I as would like (which would be like 4 times a week). Frozen fish is slightly more affordable, but it doesn’t taste nearly as good as a piece of fresh fish. However frozen fish works really well in curries and stews.
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I attempted to make gnocchi two weekends ago with the help and patience of Doug. I love gnocchi! Beautiful soft, pillows of joy either pan fried or coated in a slow cooked ragu or light sauce. I am salivating just thinking about it! I have always wanted to make gnocchi so I gave it ago.
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