Sometimes it’s a samp and beans night and you’re done. But after 2 long lockdown years, South Africa is slowly getting back into the party spirit. And if you want to shower everyone you love with flavour, heart and beauty, Chef Nthabiseng “Nti” Ramaboai is beckoning you into her kitchen.
In Celebrate With Chef Nti Season 1, the Street Food In Africa Chef is leaving food carts and simple snacks behind to go all-out for holiday food for Easter and Christmas, family celebrations, weddings and parties. It’s not just enough to taste great, these dishes must dazzle! And Chef Nti is going to show us how.
Chef Nti: It’s a celebration!
Chef Nti has been showcasing her take on traditional African meals in Taste Kitchen since 2018, so viewers can expect a real taste of the continent, with favourite celebration dishes like Jollof Rice. But we’re also getting a trip around the world for the travel-starved with some of Chef Nti’s tributes to international cuisine like Chicken Parmesan and Creamy Polenta, Cheesy Mushroom Arrancinnis, Greek Sheet Pan Chicken, Lobster Sorghum Risotto, Mediterranean Feta And Fresh Tomato Tart, Aubergine Caponata With Cannellini, Ground Chicken Wonton Soup, Teriyaki-Glazed Salmon, Avo & Cucumber with Crunch and Spanish Cod In One Pot.
Then when you want something sweet and pretty, Chef Nti rustles up Pecan and Cinnamon Monkey Bread, Strawberry Daiquiri Trifle, Raspberry Tartlets and Summer Sun Tea. It’s all perfect for sharing, with heart, soul and love.
Get watching, and flip through Chef Nti’s photo album for a taste of what’s to come… and some handy visual hints on presentation!
Episode 1: Pecan And Cinnamon Monkey Bread
Episode 2: Chicken Parmesan and Creamy Polenta
Episode 3: Roast Crispy Duck with Cranberry Glaze
Episode 3: Strawberry Daiquiri Trifle
Episode 4: Duck/Turkey Ramen
Episode 6: Jollof Rice
Episode 7: Cheesy Mushroom Arrancinnis
Episode 7: Caramelized Pear Prosciutto
Episode 8: Greek Sheet Pan Chicken
Episode 10: Lobster Sorghum Risotto
Episode 11: Skirt Steak Fajita
Episode 12: Raspberry Tartlets
Episode 12: Mediterranean Feta And Fresh Tomato Tart
Episode 12: Summer Sun Tea
Episode 13: Pan Seared Scallops with Corn
Episode 14: Mama D’s Bubbling Mac And Cheese
Episode 14: Aubergine Caponata with Cannellini
Episode 15: Ground Chicken Wonton Soup
Episode 15: Teriyaki-Glazed Salmon, Avo & Cucumber with Crunch
Episode 16: Spanish Cod In One Pot
Watch Celebrate With Chef Nti Season 1, Sundays at 16:50 on The Food Network (DStv Channel 175).
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