Pack a picnic with Woolies wooden cutlery
It’s the perfect weather for packing a picnic basket and heading outdoors. Make yours even more stylish with Woolworths’ range of wooden picnic cutlery, which includes forks, knives, spoons, teaspoons, cocktail forks and skewers.
Add a little colour with beautifully designed paper serviettes and you’ll set the scene perfectly.
Plus, there’ll be no washing up!
From R4.95 (Price correct March 2013). Available at selected stores.
FOOD FOR YOUR PICNIC
Marks & Spencer's Belgian chocolates now at Woolies
Marks & Spencer's Belgian chocolates, which are available at Woolworths, are made in Belgium by chocolatiers using traditional techniques.
They contain a selection of creamy dark, milk and white chocolate so you’re sure to find your favourite. Just be sure to hide the box from everyone else!
From R39.95 (February 2013). Available at selected stores.
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Woolworths exotic tomato selection
Add something different to your everyday salad with Woolworths’ new exotic tomato selection.
Packaged in a box, it includes varieties such as coeur du boeuf tomatoes, which are renowned for their special shape and perfect for salads; Italian greenback tomatoes, which are ideal for salad platters; pink tomatoes, which have a natural savoury taste and are delicious used in sandwiches and salads; mini San Marzano, deep red and oblong in shape with less juice than ordinary tomatoes, are perfectly suited to soups and sauces.
R30 (Price valid for March 2013). Available at selected stores and please note that the tomato selection may vary.
Find out more about the different varieties and how to prepare them
Which Woolies tomato is best for salads and which for sauces?
Learn how to make tomato relish, tomato sauce, what's the best way to store tomatoes, how to mix a Bloody Mary and how to make an Asian-style tomato ragu.
Giant fortune is good fortune
Fortune cookies are an icon of Chinese dining, but make them huge, cover them in white chocolate and sprinkle over some candy hearts and they become an icon of loooove.
Woolworth's Giant fortune cookies are a whopping 200 grams and are filled with adorable messages that your loved can read after devouring this sweet treat.
R19.95. Available at selected stores. (Price correct: February 2013)
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Follow Chef Monche's easy instructions for making fortune cookies at home
Did you know fortunue cookies originated in America, and are not Chinese at all? Read about other surprising origins of favourite foods.
Woolworths' Slimmer's Choice range
Woolworths’ range of Slimmer’s Choice dairy products makes eating healthily easy. With a selection including Gouda, feta and cream cheeses, as well as yoghurts and dairy drinks, it's low in fat and carbohydrates without comprising on tastiness.
The cheeses are full of flavour and the yoghurts have the same smooth creaminess as their full-fat counterparts.
By choosing the Slimmer’s Choice range you can significantly reduce your kilojoule intake – you’ll hardly notice the change on your plate, but you’ll definitely notice it on the scale.
SERVING SUGGESTION - HEALTHY BREAKFAST OMELETTE
Place 100 g of Slimmer’s Choice Cream Cheese into a bowl and mix in 4 chopped spring onions, a handful of chopped Italian flat leaf parsley and some torn basil.
Add a squeeze of lemon juice and season with sea salt and freshly ground black pepper.
Beat 6 free-range eggs, place a pan over a low heat with a splash of olive oil and pour in the eggs.
Sprinkle over wilted baby spinach and gently cook for 3 – 4 minutes before placing under the grill for a couple of minutes until golden and set.
Serve hot with a spoonful of herbed Slimmer’s Choice Cream Cheese, fresh rocket and basil for extra flavour.