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Heat, Heat, Hooray!

Survive the hot month of February with the most delicious summer menu. Easy eats that are perfect for all those outdoor occasions.

Is there any better time to eat outside than February? Full of sunny days and tender evening breezes, it’s famous for family gatherings and romantic dinners as the – sun sets. Read on for a spectacular selection of Valentine’s Day meal ideas, quick and easy pool-side finger foods and other delicately balanced meals.

South Africa is notorious for being hot in February. So we’ve rounded up the perfect summer menu for you to peruse and prepare for days down by the pool, at the beach under an umbrella or out in the country beneath the welcoming shade of a large tree. 

Cool by The Pool

If you’re lucky enough to spend some time next to a crystal clear pool with your family, you’re going to need a snack to match the mood. Something light. Easy to eat. Ready to satisfy you completely. Something like, Sticky Chicken and Pineapple Kebabs. Just one bite will teleport your taste buds to a tropical island.

Life’s a Beach

At some point or another everyone is hit with a healthy bout of hunger when down by the seaside. And it’s not always easy to know what to eat when you’re surrounded by sand. Which is why we are big fans of these Roast Potato Wedges with Creamy Butternut Dip. It’s a finger food that will keep everyone in a great mood.

A Shade of Flavour

On a balmy day, with the sun high in the sky, very few meals compare to Sweet and Sticky Spare Ribs in the cool company of nature and its refreshing charm. Our stomachs are rumbling at just the thought! Make sure you sink your teeth into them on at least one of these wonderful summer days.

Ready, Steady, Roast!

To gather everyone at your home on a sweltering Sunday for a late lunch is one of the best ways to end a summer weekend. But, what do you cook for such a tasty occasion? How about… A Classic Roast Lamb and Vegetables. Tender and scrumptious, it’s destined to convince everyone to show up.