6 gourmet meals to prepare this Mother’s Day

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(Photo: MISHA JORDAAN)
(Photo: MISHA JORDAAN)

How do you say thank you? Prepare a gourmet breakfast on Mother’s Day to show her just how loved she is!

BACON SCONES WITH CARAMELISED BANANA BUTTER

If your mom’s in the mood for something adventurous, spoil her with this yummy meal. The scones are flavoured with bacon bits and served hot or at room temperature with a delicious banana topping.

bacon scones with caramelised banana butter
(Photo: MISHA JORDAAN)

TIP Halve the scones horizontally and spread with the banana butter.

HERBY SWEET POTATO ROSTI WITH POACHED EGGS

Delicious and healthy too. We make our rostis with sweet potatoes and serve them with soft-poached eggs and fresh herbs.

herby sweet potato
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TIP Top with one or two eggs and serve with the avocado and lemon wedges.

WAFFLE DIPPERS WITH DARK CHOCOLATE SAUCE

Does Mom have a sweet tooth? Spoil her with this delicious breakfast. You can prepare the waffle batter and chocolate sauce the previous day.

waffle dippers
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TIP Slice the waffles and serve with the chocolate sauce for dipping.

CROISSANT FRENCH TOAST WITH BLUEBERRY COMPOTE

A posh breakfast for a posh mom – this is a true gourmet meal!

French toast
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TIP Arrange the French toast on a plate and spoon the yoghurt on top.

NUTTY CARROT MUFFINS WITH CREAM CHEESE FROSTING

Muffins are a great excuse to have cupcakes for breakfast! Try this version of an old favourite.

Muffins
(Photo: MISHA JORDAAN)

TIP Spoon the butter and cream cheese into a mixing bowl and beat with an electric beater until light and creamy.

DAINTY ROSEWATER BISCUITS

These simple sweet biscuits can be made in any shape. Allow the kids to play around with a variety of cookie cutters and decorate the biscuits to their hearts’ content.

Rose water
(Photo: MISHA JORDAAN)

TIP Allow the decorated biscuits to dry and store in an airtight container.

 

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