Gratinated haricots verts with melted cheese

This recipe by TV chef Mathijs Vrieze is very simple, but it’s finger-licking good! These gratinated haricots verts with mozzarella, garlic, spring onion and a pinch of cumin are easy to make and very tasty

Casserole with butternut squash and sweet potato

Still looking for a great side dish to spruce up your mealtimes? Well, look no further. This casserole by food blogger PuurSuzanne with butternut squash and sweet potatoes is to die for. It pairs perfectly with turkey or game. You can turn any post-holiday meal into a party with this casserole.

Butternut squash gratin with feta and nuts

A beautiful gratin with butternut squash, feta and nuts, a nice side dish with for your Christmas dinner. You can prepare this gratin in advance, which will save kitchen stress!


Our farmer Charl gave us this lovely recipe for Butternut Bake, a popular dish in South Africa. It’s often served as a side dish as part of the traditional South African barbecue known as a braai.

Mini-quiches with fresh figs

These little treats will be a hit at every get-together: mini-quiches made with goat cheese and fresh figs. They can be served either warm or cold. Perfect for the holidays because you can make them ahead!