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Mini lemon polenta cakes with herbs

Westfalia Fruit has four flavours in the avocado oil range: Plain, Garlic, Lemon and Butter – great to use in any recipe where oil is needed. I often use the lemon-flavoured avocado oil as it adds a citrusy aroma and taste to anything from salads and roasted or steamed veggies to chicken and fish. It is especially good when baking, like in these light and fluffy mini tea loaves.
In this recipe, the polenta and nuts adds an interesting texture and the lovely zestiness from the lemon-flavoured avocado oil is perfect with the hint of fresh herbs.

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Spiced cookies

Baking is a much-loved holiday tradition and something that can get the whole family into a festive spirit. Kids often love to bake and ice their own cookies and get creative with colours and toppings. It’s also a great activity to get them involved and keep them busy in the holidays.

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Slaai het deesdae ’n heeltemal nuwe betekenis en hoef lankal nie meer net blaarslaai met komkommer, tamatie en wortelrepies te wees nie. Slaaie kan ’n ete op hul eie wees of die fokuspunt van ’n eenvoudige ete. Wissel soms die bestanddele af vir ’n vinnige nuwe idee. Vrugte is ’n wonderlike bestanddeel in ’n slaai en saam met ’n paar ander vars elemente is hierdie ’n delikate, maar besondere smaaksensasie.

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