Shane van Niekerk

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The Slow Slide (+ Buttermilk Biscuits)

Yesterday (Sunday) morning I woke up early and slipped down to the kitchen to make breakfast. These days 7a is not as early as once it was, but it’s …

Breakfast

Shrimp with Spinach, Garlic and Smoked Paprika

If you have yet to discover the glory of smoked paprika, this is your official invitation. Made from smoked red peppers, it is a key ingredient in …

Food

MOINK Balls Recipe

Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients1 1/2 pound ground beef chuck, at least 20% fat3/4 cup fresh breadcrumbs2 large eggs, lightly beaten2 teaspoons freshly minced garlic, about 2 cloves (optional)1/2 lb bacon, halved1/4 cup of your favorite barbecue rub, divided1 small chunk of medium smoking wood, such …

Chicken Roasted with Garlic Cloves >> http://bit.ly/JuliaChildChickenGarlic Everybody needs a good recipe for roast chicken. Julia Child thought this version, served at New York's La Tulipe during the 1980s—and which uses an entire head of garlic per person—was so good she had to compliment chef-owner Sally Darr in person.

Creamy Vegan Broccoli Potato Soup

Macaron-Pomegranate Gelée Spritzers

Standing on the precipice of each new year, I always find myself wondering what the coming year will look like. I usually get that roller coaster …

Potato, Spinach, and Goat Cheese Quiche Recipe

This quiche is a filling meal, studded with soft potatoes and tart goat cheese that will keep you satisfied but won't have you retiring to the couch to recover.<p>Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients1 recipe pie crust (for single crust pie)2 tablespoons butter1 small onion, finely chopped (about 1/2 cup)1 …

Top Banana Smoothie Recipe

What's more delicious than a chocolate dipped banana? Only a chocolate dipped banana with nuts on top! Here it is in smoothie form for your breakfast enjoyment. This makes a rich, thick smoothie. If you prefer a thinner texture, add more milk to taste.<p>Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients2 cups (16 …

Snow Adorable

January 6, 2014<p>I made some sweet snowman cupcakes this weekend and it kinda looks like it’s been snowing powdered sugar in my kitchen. These snowman …

Healthy Thai Chicken Salad {For 1!}

I honestly feel like it’s been an eternity since I’ve written an actual recipe post. While I love holidays, and I love having my kids home from …

Split Pea Soup With Ham From 'Lighten Up, America!'

Split pea soup was a favorite of mine as a kid (did that make me a weird kid?). I was just as happy eating it from a can as I was from a big, lovingly attended pot. But I rarely make it these days; in fact, I had forgotten about the soup until opening up <b>Allison Fishman Task</b>'s new cookbook, <i>Lighten</i> …

Slow-Cooker Mexican Beef With Lime Crema and Pinto Beans Recipe

Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients3 pounds boneless bottom round or chuck roast (in one whole piece)Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper3 cloves garlic, minced (about 1 tablespoon)1 large onion, chopped (about 1 1/2 cups)1 or 2 jalapeño peppers, finely chopped1 cup dried pinto beans, …

Grilled Kimcheese Sandwich • Steamy Kitchen Recipes

posted by<p>Is this not the most brilliant name for a sandwich?! It’s created by the one and only, Joe Yonan, food guru over at the Washington Post and …

Cooking