How to cook a mouth-watering biryani on the braai

Chef Rivana Kooblal shares her recipe for a chicken biryani and explains why making the dish over coals gets her adrenaline pumping.

Three brilliant budget-friendly meals that start with a R20 veg soup pack

Thrifty recipes for a rustic vegetable pie, fragrant lentil curry and a hearty beef soup with herbed dumplings

Souper bowl of SA charity events feeds more than 283,000 in need — in a day

With the help of home cooks, Chefs with Compassion smashed its target of cooking up 67,000 litres of nourishing soup for charity on Mandela Day.

No yeast? No regular flour? Five ways to bake bread without them

Innovative recipes for a yeast-free amasi soda bread, a flour-free cabbage bread and other tasty loaves

Chefs aim to deliver 1 million meals to those affected by unrest

Charitable organisation Chefs with Compassion has gathered 'an army' of volunteers around the country to help feed those in need

Les Da Chef's death is a great loss for SA food

Our food editor pays tribute to the late chef and cookbook author Lesego Semenya

A 'souper' idea for Mandela Day: Help cook up 67,000l of broth for charity

Chefs with Compassion is on a mission to fight food waste while feeding those in need. Here's how you can join them

An award-winning chocoholic’s fave flourless chocolate torte recipe

'This bake is fudgier-than-fudge and super-moist thanks to thick double cream yoghurt,' says Kate Allegra of The Kate Tin. 'Add a generous drizzle of ...

We rate SA supermarkets' online grocery delivery services out of 10

Checkers, Woolworths or Pick n Pay: which retailer is tops when it comes to delivering ingredients straight to your door?

Big brands do battle over what counts as butter

Our food editor reminds you why you should always scrutinise food labels