south African food and desserts

Collection by Natalie Lockitch

9 
Pins
 • 
32 
Followers
Natalie Lockitch
Koeksisters Recipe - a traditional South African donut made with a simple dough and sweet, spiced syrup. YUM!

Koeksisters Recipe - a Traditional South African Donut • Lovely Greens

Crisp on the outside and soaked in sweet, spiced syrup Last week a South African friend shared the below recipe on Facebook and seeing as I was going to a Braai (BBQ) at her house, I decided I would try my hand at making some as a special surprise. I’ve never made Koeksisters before but ... Read More about Koeksisters Recipe – a Traditional South African Donut

Magnificent Milk Tart | Recipes | Photography by Tasha Seccombe

Magnificent Milk Tart | Recipes | Photography by Tasha Seccombe

Buttermilk rusks are always a winner, especially when dunked in tea or coffee! While South Africans around the world yearn for and enjoy the well known Ouma Rusks,there’s something a bit special about home made rusks. For those not in the know, rusks are kind of like biscotti, and a much loved South African treat. Thanks to... Read More »

BUTTERMILK RUSKS SOUTH AFRICAN RECIPE - SAPeople South African Recipes

Buttermilk rusks are always a winner, especially when dunked in tea or coffee! While South Africans around the world yearn for and enjoy the well known Ouma Rusks,there’s something a bit special about home made rusks. For those not in the know, rusks are kind of like biscotti, and a much loved South African treat. Thanks to... Read More »

Crunchies – Traditional South African Oatmeal Cookie Bars | OrnaBakes

Crunchies — Traditional South African Oatmeal Cookie Bars

Crunchy, chewy, toasted-oat-and-coconut squares of goodnessMakes about 48 2-inch bars or 56 smaller bars

These South African Doughnuts are too die for. Fluffy, Spicy, Sweet and they melt in mouth. Easy to make with step-by step pictorial.

Koeksisters - Immaculate Bites

Koeksisters – very addictive cake-like bite-sized doughnuts with a spicy cinnamon sugar , a much less traditional compared to the braided koeksisters. Perfect as snacks and even for breakfast! In the category of African fried dough- puff puff, African doughnuts, Nigerian buns, mandazi, -these bad boys right here, known as koeksisters get my vote for the ... View More

Melktert shooters (better known as “melktertjies”) is quite the modern South African shooter. It smells and tastes like melktert (South African milk tart).

Melktert shooters (better known as “melktertjies”) is quite the modern South African shooter. It smells and tastes like melktert (South African milk tart).

Malva Pudding, South African Baked Dessert Recipe - Food.com

Malva Pudding, South African Baked Dessert Recipe - Food.com

·
49 reviews
·
70 minutes
·

This is more delicious than the sum of its parts! It's a real traditional oldie. RETESTED ON 22 Oct 07: After reading the reviews, I have just made this again. I cut down a little on the sugar in the sauce (it was 5 oz originally), but it should actually be a sweet pudding!! The sauce was quite enough to moisten the entire pudding -- it should not be dripping with sauce, as you can see in the photographs. Do not serve immediately, but let it stand, keeping warm, to give the sauce a chance to…

Traditional South-African Milk Tart filling in a crunchy sugar Cookie Cup

Milk Tart Cookie Cups

Traditional South-African Milk Tart filling in a crunchy sugar Cookie Cup

Melktert is a South-African dessert! It translates "milk tart". It's a milk-egg-and-sugar dessert custard prepared in a round pastry shell, nom!

Redirecting

If there is a dessert South Africa is known for, it's their Melktert or Milk Tart. This is a tart that has as many variations to make as th...