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{White Wine} Oven-Braised Lamb Shanks

Lamb shanks can often be a very heavy dish, usually cooked in a rich red wine sauce. I love pairing lamb dishes with lemon, just to cut through that richness and this dish does just that. The white wine, lemon juice and chicken stock creates a lighter sauce and adds a bit of zing to

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This Week’s Best on FGP {23-31 May}

Happy Monday! Hope you all had a great weekend – and to all the Comrades runners – well done and I hope those legs recover soon! 😉 Here are the top performers on FGP from last week: Top 3 on Pinterest: Top 3 on the Blog {FGP}:  {Meatballs Wrapped in Bacon with a Cream Cheese

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Fall-off-the-bone Lamb Shanks

Lamb shanks are probably the ultimate luxury comfort food, especially when it’s swimming in a rich tomato broth… With a glass of sumptuous red wine… Curled up on the sofa on a cold winter’s eve… Oh yes please! To be honest, I love a great lamb shank any time of the year. {I just don’t

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Mediterranean-Style Lamb Ragú Salad

Isn’t it amazing what you can do with a beautiful piece of meat and a few key ingredients? Take a whole neck of lamb, add some tomatoes, a bit of stock, garlic & lemon, stick it in a pot, wait a while – and presto – you have a wonderful, flavourful dish! {Or something to

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Leftover Lamb Salad – Perfect #Lunch

So, after our lovely lamb feast we had on the weekend, we had some leftovers… Surprise! I don’t know about you, but I hate just wasting food, especially really good food, and I always try and create something new and exciting out of those leftovers. This is what I did with the leftover lamb: You

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Top Tips for #Lowcarb #Entertaining

Happy Monday! Maybe a blue one? Ok, well to perk you up, I have some top tips for low-carb entertaining… It’s always a difficult one when you’re having guests over while following a low carb lifestyle. Especially when you’re doing a braai or barbecue. WHERE ARE THE BRAAI BROOIDJIES?!?!?!? A braai broodjie is a traditional

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The Secret to Amazing Lamb Chops every.single.time

Hello! I have to confess, I’ve never really been a fan of the lamb chop on the braai… That is, until we moved into our new home, befriended the best neighbours ever and braaid a lot – now I’m a huge fan! These amazing lamb chops are different from the ‘gourmet’ kind you might find

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