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Top 10 Sunday roasts

Sit around the table with friends and family and enjoy a beautiful roast.

09 Jun 2011

When Sunday comes around, it's time to gather friends and family and get out the deep roasting trays.

What's better than sitting around a table with the scent of a slow-roast in the air and piles of crispy roast potatoes and bowls of dripping gravy.

Roast chicken with spicy lemon and garlic rub -all the right stuff for a great meal.

Roast pork and crackling – salty roasted pork with crispy crackling. Yum.

Easy lamb kleftico – a gorgeous slow-roast with lamb knuckles and plenty of garlic.

Pot roasted chicken with bacon – a great way to roast your bird, with added nummy bacon.

Roast lamb – a wonderful recipe that's simple but satisfying.

Mushrooms and cream – you’ll wish to be vegetarian after you’ve tasted this dish.

Slow roast leg of lamb with tomatoes – tender lamb on a bed of tomato and onions. 

Osso buco – seriously savoury and saucy with fresh zinging gremolata.

Butternut roasted in sour cream – great on its own as a vegetarian meal or serve it with your roasted meat.

Oxtail potjie – so rich and comforting.

Roast chicken breasts with feta, lemon and herbs - great flavours stuffed under the skin.


- Caro de Waal


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