THULI GOGELA TAKES BOEREWORS ON A LUXURY TOUR WITH NEDERBURG Thuli Gogela of Mzanzistylecuisine.co.za fame has re-interpreted one of the country’s favourite foods, with a healthy dose of wit and style. Her boerewors balls, made with the meat taken out of its casing and flavoured with tomato, chutney, a dollop of sour cream and some other delicious extras, marry local flavours in a fresh, original and classy way that’s hard to resist. Serve it with lusciously juicy and spicy Nederburg Baronne 2013, South Africa’s classic red blend that’s in a class all of its own, and you’ll make a truly memorable meal. Boerewors balls with tomato and basil sauce, paired with Nederburg Baronne 2013 From the kitchen of Thuli Gogela Serves: 4 Ingredients: +/- 450g boerewors, removed from casing 45ml (3 Tbsp) fine breadcrumbs 15ml (1 Tbsp) canola or olive oil 3 spring onions, chopped 2 garlic cloves, chopped 12 red, yellow or green pepper, chopped 1 red chilli, seeds removed and chopped 3 tomatoes, peeled and diced 45ml (3 Tbsp) tomato paste 30ml (2 Tbsp) sweet and sour sauce 15ml (1 Tbsp) chutney 15ml (1 Tbsp) red wine vinegar 30ml (2 Tbsp) sour cream 1 chicken stock cube, crumbled Handful fresh basil, chopped 2.5ml (12 tsp) dried mixed herbs 400ml (1 can) red kidney beans, drained Salt and pepper, to taste Method: Preheat the oven to 180°C. In a bowl, combine the boerewors and breadcrumbs. Form balls and place them on a greased baking tray. Bake for 10 to 12 minutes. Remove from the oven and set aside. In a medium sized saucepan, heat the oil on the stove and sauté the onion, garlic, pepper and chilli for approximately 2 minutes. Add the tomatoes, tomato paste, sweet and sour sauce, chutney, red wine vinegar and sour cream. Stir and cook for another 2 minutes. Add the stock cube, fresh basil, dried herbs and beans. Add water if necessary. Stir and cook for 2 minutes. Gently add the boerewors balls and adjust the seasoning according to your preference. Remove from the heat and serve on a bed of mashed potatoes, pap or spaghetti. Enjoy with Nederburg Baronne. Visit www.nederburg.co.za for more on the brand, or send an e-mail to email@example.com. Follow Nederburg on Facebook (www.facebook.com/nederburg), Twitter (www.twitter.com/nederburg) and Youtube (www.youtube.com/user/NederburgWine) for the latest news, events and wine as well as food pairing ideas. Leave a Reply Cancel ReplyYou must be logged in to post a comment.