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Put these tantalising shows and movies on your binge-watch menu and you’ll soon be reaching for the door of your refrigerator. You butter believe it – we’ve selected seven shows that will whet your appetite for mouthwatering local and international entertainment. Really, it’s the yeast we could do.

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1. Something’s Cooking

Something's Cooking

Not only can he sing and dance, the Micasa frontman J’Something is a whizz in the kitchen too! Tuck into his cooking show for tips on how to create some of his favourite dishes. Watch it now »

2. Keeping Up With the Kardashians, S1-13

You might not catch any of the K sisters cooking, but they sure do spend a lot of time in the kitchen (and have you noticed mom Kris’s awe-inspiring cookie and sweet jars in the background?). Just for fun, stream the reality series and see if you can keep count of the number of lettuce leaves Kourtney is filmed eating. Watch it now »

3. Cooking With Siba, S1-2

Add some va va voom to your cooking with the help of celebrity chef Siba Mtongana. Find out how to transform traditional dishes into something that looks great, tastes incredible and is good for your health. Watch it now »

4. My Kitchen Rules, S1

J’Something is in the kitchen again, but this time he’s joined by top SA chef David Higgs and they’re doing the tasting while amateur cooks put their skills to the test. Stream the first season to see who’ll make the cut and who faces getting chopped out of the hottest cooking contest in the country. Watch it now »

5. Sarah Graham’s Food Safari

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Set against the backdrop of Africa’s natural beauty, food writer and cook Sarah Graham explores the ingredients and recipes of the continent, not to mention the lip-smacking dishes we can make with them. Watch it now »

6. Jan Braai vir Erfenis, S1-6

Jan’s delicious recipes and pro tips will wors you out of the comfort of your kitchen and into the backyard. Join him as he takes a trip to meet braai-lovers around the country. Watch it now »

7. Supersize Me

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Stream this documentary if you’re trying to ignore those junk food cravings. Morgan Spurlock’s unconventional experiment, which saw him eat nothing but McDonald’s for a month, should put you off fast food for life. Watch it now »

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