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Bush Bites

March 9, 2016 - 0 Comments

 Ever heard of  “campurritos.”  These are pre-made breakfast burritos.  Just wake up and throw them on the fire for a mess-free breakfast experience – perfect for camping!  You can even place the tin foil packages...

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January 27, 2016 - 0 Comments

Camping and looking for some interesting and creative ideas to get the kids involved in meal preparations in the bush? These babies are so delicious and so foolproof even kids as young a 5 can...

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November 10, 2015 - 0 Comments

The search for the perfect beer is almost as eternal as the search for the perfect pizza. And hidden in the heart of the bushveld, just outside Bela-Bela, lies the answer – L’Abri Fountain Brewery...

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June 17, 2015 - 0 Comments

 Duck is the new chicken. And turkey. And beef. Strus. South Africa is catching up with the rest of the world’s affinity to dig into duck.  If you still have qualms about eating darling Donald,...

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March 26, 2015 - 0 Comments

Swartberg Private Nature Reserve in the Klein Karoo, is renowned for many things. Apart from the breathtaking views, the farm’s charming isolation and the wide variety of game, guests return for the scrumptious meals of...

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February 13, 2015 - 0 Comments

SjefSnoekie loves having a burger braai in the bush. It’s a nice change to the usual braai with braaibroodjies. The Snoek puts all the ingredients on her fold up camp table next to her black...

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January 16, 2015 - 0 Comments

About a month ago I joined the Bush Babes at Mokgopong/Naboomspruit to assist the Weekend Warriors with their Mud Festival. A bloody, muddy mess, I tell you. But fabulous fun (and food) was at the...

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November 25, 2014 - 0 Comments

SjefSnoekie is big on meat. Any meat. But when housemate Ryno opted for wildebeest a few years ago, the Snoek knew that this was taking it a bit too far. Luckily Ryno's taste has improved...

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November 12, 2014 - 0 Comments

From this month, we will be cooking with SjefSnoekie - well known Afrikaans singer/songwriter and seasoned journalist and editor from the Afrikaans media. The Snoek, as she is also known, nurtured her love for food...

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November 12, 2014 - 0 Comments

So you think a boerie is a boerie is a boerie? Not if Sjefsnoekie is in charge! In this month's Bush Bites section, the Snoek gets all smoky and saucy...and gives some interesting aromas and...

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