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Light Lunch Platter, lunchtime doesn't get much better

Light Lunch Platter


Lunch time doesn't get much better than this! Perfect food for entertaining.

  • Serves: 6 |
    6 servings
  • Difficulty:

  • Prep Time : 30 mins |
  • Cook Time : 10 mins
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2 fresh loaves of bread of your choice, such as ciabatta or baguette (buy from Rooiberg Kelder en route to Graham Beck)

Selection of cold meats, such as salami, sausages, peppered beef and Black Forest ham (buy from Robertson’s local butcher, Pinto’s)

Emmentaler cheese (great for pairing with a Merlot)

Marinated peppers or sun-dried tomatoes with chopped fresh rosemary

Chicken liver pâté or if you are at home, make some lovely Sautéed Fennel Chicken Livers

Sautéed fennel chicken livers

2 tsp (10 ml) butter

4 tsp (20 ml) olive oil

1 onion, chopped

2 cloves garlic, chopped

1 x 250 g tub chicken livers, defrosted and cleaned

1 tsp (5 ml) fennel seeds

½ C (125 ml) cream

1 tsp (5 ml) brandy

salt and pepper to taste

Sautéed fennel chicken livers 

Heat a medium pan. Add the butter, olive oil and onion. Sauté until the onion is transparent. Add the chopped garlic, chicken livers and fennel seeds. Fry until almost cooked through, stirring all the time. Add the cream and brandy and cook for about 3 minutes. Season to taste.

Assemble the platter and serve.