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Fresh Lemon balm and ginger iced tea

An easy lemon balm and ginger iced tea made with fresh lemon balm and ginger root and sweetened with honey. A perfect summer refreshment.  A few years ago my husband Jo discovered his love for gardening. I have to admit that he is very good at it. My daughter and […]

Namibian – style tomato sauce

Last year after I’ve posted fat cakes and chicken wings recipes, lots of people have been asking on how I made the tomato sauce that I used as a dip. I send the recipe to couple people and shared it in few groups on Facebook. This week I shared the […]

Namibian spinach stew (Ombidi) recipe

Spinach stew known as Ombidi, Omboga and many more other names, depending on where you are in Namibia, is one of the popular dishes in the northern part of the country. Ombidi is made with wild spinach, which grows naturally in the fields, during rainy seasons, from November to March. […]

3 – Ingredient Wild Garlic Feta Dip

Last week I foraged more than 2 kg (about 4 ½ pounds) wild garlic from our local park. So everything I made the last 7 days had wild garlic in it. I made chicken curry, cordon bleu (stuffed pork), wild garlic butter, tart flambee, stuffed chicken breasts, pesto and this […]

Best wild garlic pesto recipe

Wild garlic season just started. A good reason to make wild garlic featured dishes like wild garlic stuffed chicken breasts and this wild garlic pesto. This is in my opinion the best wild garlic pesto ever! My husband and parents in-law rave about it, every time I make it. It’s […]

Oven – Roasted Chicken And Vegetables

Hello guys, last week I promised some of my readers that today I will be posting a super simple recipe with few steps. Because some of my Namibian readers complained that the apple doughnut and jelly filled doughnut recipes that I recently posted, were too long. Thus why I decided to share […]

German fried potatoes with bacon (Bratkartoffeln)

My husband, Jo is an ”okay” cook. But when it comes to making Bratkartoffeln “German fried potatoes” he is the BEST. He even makes better Bratkartoffeln than his mum and oma. You know what this means right? Because I’ve learned so many recipes from them, such as German doughnuts or […]

Easy Pizza Soup Recipe

It was so snowy and rainy yesterday. Hence I ended up making pizza soup, to comfort us. This is one of my favorite soup recipes ever, after potato and bell pepper soup. I’ve made it several times and it’s always a hit. The soup is loaded with vegetables, ground meat, […]

Orange Cream Dessert with Orange Sauce

Two months ago I took part in the German version of come dine with me, ”Das perfekte Dinner“, whereby I made Namibian food. Das perfekte Dinner show is about five amateur chefs from the same city/town, competing against each other by hosting a dinner party for the other contestants. Each […]

Best potato soup with bell peppers and sausage

Hello guys, I’ve realized that I haven’t shared with you any soup recipe so far. Well it’s about time I share with you one of my family’s favorite soup recipes, potato soup with bell peppers and sausage. This potato soup… is so easy and absolutely delicious. It tastes even better […]