Welcome to Cooking With Funi

This is Funi’s Kitchen where we cook with LOVE. Lufuno (Funi) means “love” in Venda.


About Us

Cooking with Funi hopes to be a dynamic, fresh cooking show that introduces South African cooking into the every day South African homes. Alongside this, we place emphasis on healthy cooking for everyone from beginners, to grand masters. Funi is a talented chef and lecturer based in Cape Town, who is fuelled by his passion to make delicious food an option for everyone.

About Funi


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Main Course


Starters & Salads

This is an absolute “MUST TRY” recipe. It is spicy, moist and delicious!

You just gotta try it

A deliciously simple dish,  bordering on decadence it can test the skills of most chefs.


No Bake Amarula Cake

It’s ideal for Valentine’s Day… This cake is very easy and supper fast. 250g butter 2 cups icing sugar 2 eggs, beaten 2 packets Tennis or Marie Biscuits 1/2 cup Amarula cream liqueur or use thick mango juice. Whipped cream **Butter and eggs must be @...

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Easy Thai Fish Curry

On Monday’s I normally make chicken wings and potato salad but today I decided to try this Thai fish curry and it was out of this world. Here with the recipe Easy Thai fish curry You will need: 500g fish fillets, cubed (I used cod) 400 ml coconut milk (I used...

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