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Main Course Recipes

Grilled Bratwurst

Posted on December 15th, 2009 by Head Chef
Filed in: Germany, Main Course, Meat Dishes

Bratwurst cooked in a beer, peppercorn, onion and clove broth and grilled till juicy and brown. Bratwurst is traditionally served with hot German mustard in a bread roll or Brötchen.

Souvlaki

Posted on December 15th, 2009 by Head Chef
Filed in: Greece, Main Course, Meat Dishes

Souvlaki is a greek fast food consisting of cubes of meat grilled on skewers. This version of Souvlaki uses pork cubes and served in pita pockets topped with tzaziki. Serve with crispy potato wedges and a fresh green salad.

Crispy Szechuan Beef

Posted on December 15th, 2009 by Head Chef
Filed in: China, Main Course, Meat Dishes

Crispy beef strips and julienne carrots in a spicy soy and redwine vinegar sauce. Serve hot with rice.

Szechuan Chicken with Cashews

Posted on December 15th, 2009 by Head Chef
Filed in: China, Main Course, Meat Dishes

Szechuan Chicken is a spicy Chinese dish made in the Szechuan style of Chinese Cuisine originating in Sichuan Province of southwestern China and is famed for bold flavors, particularly the spiciness resulting from liberal use of chillies and the …

Glazed Spare Ribs

Posted on December 15th, 2009 by Head Chef
Filed in: China, Main Course, Meat Dishes

Grilled Pork Spare Riblets marinated in a ginger-infused plum sauce. This recipes serves 4 on its own or 8 – 12 as part of a dim sum menu.

Kingklip and Prawn Paella

Posted on December 3rd, 2009 by Head Chef
Filed in: Fish Dishes, Main Course, South Africa

This kingklip and prawn paella makes a lovely starter to the Christmas lunch or served as a meal on its own. Mussels and calamari make good additions to this paella as a variation, in which case you would marinate the …

Rosemary Garlic Roast Turkey

Posted on December 2nd, 2009 by Head Chef
Filed in: Italy, Main Course, Meat Dishes

Roast Turkey made the Italian way…Infused with the wonderfully fragrant flavours of garlic and rosemary, this roast turkey will be sure to wow your guests. Use whole chicken as an alternative if you prefer. Serve with rosemary and garlic gravy.

Honey Glazed Ham

Posted on December 2nd, 2009 by Head Chef
Filed in: Main Course, Meat Dishes, North America

Jazz up your Christmas ham with this honey and butter glaze, which will leave your ham looking beautifully golden brown, a feast for the eye and your tastebuds.

Sosaties

Posted on November 19th, 2009 by Head Chef
Filed in: Main Course, Meat Dishes, South Africa

Skewered marinated lamb with a deliciously spicy curry sauce, grilled to a succulent softness.

Bife à Portuguêsa

Posted on July 8th, 2009 by Head Chef
Filed in: Main Course, Meat Dishes, Portugal

Portuguese steak with smoked ham in a red wine and lemon juice sauce. Best served warm with a portion of Portuguese fried potatoes arranged around the edges of the serving dishes.

Iscas

Posted on July 8th, 2009 by Head Chef
Filed in: Main Course, Meat Dishes, Portugal

Marinated Liver and Bacon bits in a Red-wine sauce. “Iscas” is best served warm, accompanied by Portuguese fried potatoes.

Polpette alla Casalinga

Posted on July 1st, 2009 by Head Chef
Filed in: Italy, Main Course, Meat Dishes

This Italian dish is more commonly known as Meatballs. Serve hot smothered in tomato and garlic sauce or combine with tomato sauce and spaghetti for a filling pasta dish.

Traditional Italian Pizza

Posted on July 1st, 2009 by Head Chef
Filed in: Bread, Italy, Main Course

Make your own pizza at home and add any topping of your choice to this basic cheese pizza with a tomato and garlic sauce base.Try various combinations of seafood, meat or vegetables, then top with garnishes of your choice, the …

Cheese and Spinach Pie

Posted on October 7th, 2008 by Head Chef
Filed in: Greece, Main Course, Vegetable Dishes

Layers of phyllo pastry filled with spinach and feta cheese.Cut into bite-sized portions, it makes for a delicious cocktail snack.

Rice and Fresh-Vegetable Pilaf

Posted on October 2nd, 2008 by Head Chef
Filed in: Accompaniments, India, Main Course, Vegetable Dishes

Rice pilaf with string beans, carrots, green pepper,potatoes and peas. This dish is suitable for vegetarians on its own or as a side dish with roasted meat.

Sweet and Sour Pork

Posted on September 25th, 2008 by Head Chef
Filed in: China, Main Course, Meat Dishes

Pork cubes with a crispy, golden brown coating in a sweet and sour sauce. Enjoy as is as an appetiser or with egg noodles for a main course.

Macaroni, Ham and Cheese Casserole

Posted on September 23rd, 2008 by Head Chef
Filed in: Main Course, North America, Pasta

This recipe is a variation of the well loved “mac&cheese” with a chopped ham and a crispy, cheesy topping that the kids are sure to love.

Lamb Grilled on Skewers

Posted on September 23rd, 2008 by Head Chef
Filed in: India, Main Course, Meat Dishes

These spicy lamb skewers can be grilled in the oven, on the grill or even on the braai (barbeque). In India this dish is often served with a cream and nut sauce.

Lamb Roghan Josh

Posted on September 16th, 2008 by Head Chef
Filed in: India, Main Course, Meat Dishes

Roghan Josh is a curried lamb dish, flavoured with traditional spices and slow cooked to draw out the maximum flavour of the dish. This recipe is best served with fragrant rice and serves 4.

Chicken Curry

Posted on September 16th, 2008 by Head Chef
Filed in: India, Main Course, Meat Dishes

Traditional indian curry,deliciously spicey with a tinge of lemon. Best served with fragrant rice and a sambal (salad) of your choice.Serves 4-6.

Pollo a la Chilindrón

Posted on September 11th, 2008 by Head Chef
Filed in: Main Course, Spain, Vegetable Dishes

This Spanish dish is translated as Sautéed Chicken with Peppers, Tomatoes and Olives and serves 4

Spaghetti con le Vongole (spaghetti with clam sauce)

Posted on September 11th, 2008 by Head Chef
Filed in: Italy, Main Course, Pasta

This pasta dish is deliciously simple to prepare and may be varied by substituting mussels with oysters or scallops. Serves 4-6

Frikkadels

Posted on September 11th, 2008 by Head Chef
Filed in: Main Course, Meat Dishes, South Africa

Braised meat patties flavoured with nutmeg and coriander. Frikkadels may be made from lamb, beef or pork or any combination of these to suit your taste.

Bobotie (Baked Ground Lamb Curry Casserole)

Posted on September 11th, 2008 by Head Chef
Filed in: Main Course, Meat Dishes, South Africa

Bobotie is a South African dish consisting of spiced minced meat baked with an egg-based topping. The recipe probably originates from the Dutch East India Company colonies in Batavia, with the name derived from the Indonesian Bobotok. It is also …

Tomato Bredie (Lamb and Tomato Stew)

Posted on September 11th, 2008 by Head Chef
Filed in: Main Course, Meat Dishes, South Africa

This traditional South Africa Lamb and Tomato Stew, known as “Tomatie Bredie” serves 6 people. Delicious served piping hot with rice. (Bredie means vegetable stew).

Chinese pork stir-fry

Posted on September 18th, 2007 by Head Chef
Filed in: China, Main Course, Meat Dishes

Pork stir-fry: an easy stir-fry using pork and vegetables. Excellent served on a bed of rice or with ribbon noodles. Also great served with patato cakes. Enjoy!

Beef chow mein

Posted on September 15th, 2007 by Head Chef
Filed in: China, Main Course, Meat Dishes

This authentic Beef chow mein features fresh egg noodles, which are fried into a cake that softens slightly when topped with a meat and vegetable sauce.

Lamb Kebabs

Posted on September 12th, 2007 by Head Chef
Filed in: Greece, Main Course, Meat Dishes

Lamb Kebabs with vegetables are fabulous served with couscous or brown rice and a salad. Great for preparing on a barbecue or under the grill.

Lancashire Hotpot

Posted on July 7th, 2007 by Head Chef
Filed in: Great Britain, Main Course, Meat Dishes

Lancashire hotpot is a delicious dish of meat, onion and potatoes left to bake in the oven all day in a heavy pot and on a low heat. Originating in the days of heavy industrialisation in Lancashire in the north …

Cacoila

Posted on July 6th, 2007 by Head Chef
Filed in: Main Course, Meat Dishes, Portugal

You can also use 5 pounds bottom round beef, cut into 2 to 3-inches pieces instead of chuck. Serve this traditional Portugese stew with sauteed greens and boiled potatoes. This recipe for Cacoila serves about 8 guests.

Spinach Lasagna

Posted on June 8th, 2007 by Head Chef
Filed in: Italy, Main Course, Pasta

An easy vegetarian Lasagna made with spinach and 4 cheese varieties. This tasty dish is best served with a large salad and will satisfy 8 to 10 people.

Tomato Bredie

Posted on June 8th, 2007 by Head Chef
Filed in: Main Course, Meat Dishes, South Africa

A thick, richly flavoured lamb and tomato stew, of Malay origin, but popular throughout South Africa. Ideal served on a bed of rice, to warm away the winter chills.

Fish & Chips

Posted on June 4th, 2007 by Head Chef
Filed in: Fish Dishes, Great Britain, Main Course

Fresh, filleted fish wrapped in a crispy and flavor packed batter. Traditionally served with chunky potato wedges or chips. Best accompanied only by salt and vinegar.

Wienerschnitzel

Posted on May 12th, 2007 by Head Chef
Filed in: Germany, Main Course, Meat Dishes

Lightly breaded boneless veal or pork cutlets which are easy and quick to make (preparation time is less than 10 minutes), served with lemon wedges or slices. Often served with a fried egg on top of the schnitzel.

Australian Meat Pie

Posted on March 20th, 2007 by Head Chef
Filed in: Australia, Main Course, Meat Dishes

An old favorite amongst most Australians, this tasty meat pie is packed full of tasty, tender meat and wrapped in a soft, moist pastry. The perfect Sunday lunch – Australian style.

Barbecued Trout with Fennel Butter

Posted on March 20th, 2007 by Head Chef
Filed in: Fish Dishes, Great Britain, Main Course

A delightfully light, fish-dish with perfectly balanced flavors and a wonderfully unique fennel butter dressing that provides just the right amount of flavor to this already great tasting fish.

Bobotie

Posted on March 20th, 2007 by Head Chef
Filed in: Main Course, Meat Dishes, South Africa

Bobotie is a slightly sweet, spiced minced dish. The Cape Malay Bobotie recipe is a traditional version that makes a spicy, slightly sweet dish, with a very light curry flavor.