Find your recipes and restaurants here

Make the most of the bounty: recipes for the Sardine Run 2018

With the Sardine run taking place, it is only fitting that you have recipes to try if you have managed to get your hands on some of the catch.

by: Robyn Brittow | 27 Jun 2018

(image: iStock)

ALSO READ: KZN enjoying phenomenal 2018 Sardine Run but be alert for sharks, say experts

The Sardine Run takes place in Kwa-Zulu Natal between June and July when shoals of sardines make their way through the coast. 

Try these 5 fabulous recipes to transform your fish into delicious flavoursome meals!

Sardine and fennel pasta

If you’re all the way in the Cape and never managed to get in on the sardine run fear not, you can also recreate this recipe with tin sardines, it won’t disappoint!

sardine pasta

Baked sardines with thyme and roast lemon

Pair these wonderfully aromatic baked sardines with a garden salad for a light lunch.

baked sardines thyme lemon

Bacon wrapped sardines

Sardines wrapped in bacon there’s nothing better!

bacon sardines

Pasta con le sarde

For a quick and easy dinner that is just as tasty as it sounds, look no further this dish.

pasta con sarde

Grilled sardines with red onion

For a wonderful dinner add some roasted potatoes and veggies to complete these delicious grilled sardines with red onion.

grilled sardines red onion

Watch: How people are making the most of the Sardine run 2018


Curry and beer battered fish tacos

00:30 Make the raita first by squeezing the grated cucumber through a kitchen towel to get rid of most of the moisture. Mix the cucumber with the yoghurt, season and place in the fridge until needed. Toss the fish with ¼ cup flour, curry spice and seasoning.

Read more on: food24  |  sardines  |  recipes


Easter skillet cookie

2019-04-15 12:07
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.