Deconstructed Carpetbagger Fillet

Posted on: 5 December 2017

Ingredients: 2 x 200 g fillet steaks 125 ml cream 1 tin smoked oysters Two knobs of butter 1 Tbs olive oil 30 ml finely chopped parsley Good quality barbeque basting sauce Method: 1 Heat

DIY Firelighters

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You will need: Used tea bags Paraffin Glass bottle Instructions: 1. Dry the used tea bags completely 2. Put them into a glass bottle 3. Fill the bottle with paraffin These home made recycled tea

Meat Seasoning Recipe

Posted on: 10 November 2017

Meat Seasoning Recipe Ingredients: 30ml coriander seeds 15ml cumin seeds 30ml black salt 15ml black pepper corns 15ml dried chilli flakes 15ml garlic flakes   Method: Place all the ingredients into a mortar, and using

Coriander & Cashew Pesto

Posted on: 3 November 2017

    This pesto is great in pasta or even spread onto hot crusty bread straight from the oven – and it’s delicious drizzled over salads   Ingredients: 80 g fresh coriander 80 g cashew

On the topic of booze and chews: The low-down on pairing food and wine

Posted on: 4 October 2017

Whether you prefer to cater for guests from the comfort of your own patio or go all out with a big venue; snacks and wine will always be a necessity! With spring being upon us,

Spring at Butcher Block: Get your body summer ready

Posted on: 20 September 2017

  Summer is creeping closer with each warmer, brighter morning. Living in South Africa means that summer generally involves a lot of beach time, lazy days at the pool, and outdoor activities. So, how are

Dessert for your mood

What should you eat for dessert, based on your mood.

Posted on: 8 August 2017

Everyone craves dessert now and again – especially when we are overcome with emotions. At Butcher Block, we believe that dessert should be taken seriously. Not just any random dessert will do when you’re in

Foods to fight flu: steak

Foods to Fight Flu and Colds: Boost your Health with These Superfoods

Posted on: 11 July 2017

Trying to avoid colds and flu this winter? From oats to sweet potatoes, try munching on these foods to fight flu and keep the sniffles at bay! Before you reach for the latest over-the-counter remedy

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How to take food pictures for Instagram: Insta-worthy Foodie Pics

Posted on: 27 June 2017

If you’re sitting down for dinner chances are you’re taking a photo of it and posting it up on Instagram. Food boasting has become a huge thing in South Africa and around the globe. With

Wine for the whines.

Posted on: 8 May 2017

  We know sometimes being a mom can be overwhelming. This mother’s day take a break from the usual parental duties and treat your mind and body to some health reboots with a well-deserved glass

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