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Braai / BBQ at the Shipmans

We went to friends of ours for a braai yesterday. There was a mutual friend of ours out from Barcelona, Sarah, with her two daughters, Sasha and Gabriella. We hadn’t seen
her in three years so it was so good catching up again.

Clockwise from top left: Aeryn, Gabriella, Sasha and Anaïs

Clockwise from left: Sasha and Gabriella, Sarah with Anaïs and Britt with Aeryn

Pics of the master at work, preparing salads for the braai and some freshly picked raspberries from her garden.


Butternut and avocado salad
by Britt Shipman (passed down from Lindsay Hall)

Serves 4

1½  large butternuts, cubed
2-3 avocados, cut into large cubes

2 tbsp coriander, chopped
2 tbsp mint, chopped
4 tbsp sweet chilli sauce
4 tbsp balsamic vinegar
1 red onion, finely chopped
2 tbsp brown sugar
Salt and pepper

Preheat the oven to 220˚C and roast the butternut until cooked. Allow to cool.
Combine dressing ingredients.Place butternut and avocado on a platter and
pour dressing over just before serving. Garnish with coriander.





5 thoughts on “Braai / BBQ at the Shipmans

  1. britt says:

    those were the raspberries that sasha picked that weren’t ripe yet! she was just dying to pick them! luv the pic of her cutting the yellow roses…

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