Lemon Pillow Cookies - The texture of these is unlike most cookies: somewhat light with a crisp exterior crusted in sugar. Fluffy, pillow-like look thanks to baking powder. The lemon flavor is light, just enough to make the cookies a little extra special.
Buttermilk Biscotti/Rusks — Delicious when dunked in coffee, tea or hot chocolate! While South Africans around the world yearn for and enjoy the well known Ouma Rusks, there’s something a bit special about homemade rusks.
12 MAY 2013 Today was Mother’s Day in South Africa. Some of my happiest moments were the times spent with my mother in the early morning, sitting and talking about the day ahead while sipping strong coffee and nibbling on bran and buttermilk rusks.