phyllo pastry dessert recipes, gluten free dessert recipes, yummy desserts recipes - Nothing is better than a traditional homemade South African dessert to end off your meal. Here at we have put together a short list of our favourites.
Crunchies - Traditional South African Oatmeal Cookie Bars
Crunchies — Traditional South African Oatmeal Cookie Bars (one of my favourites growing up!
South African Melktert (Milktart)
South African Melktert (Milktart) This is a wonderfully thick and flavourful milk custard set in a crust. A traditional tart which is loved by young and old alike. Children especially love the filling as a dessert.
Traditional South African "soetkoekies" (sweet biscuits) made with fragrant nutmeg and cinnamon. Perfect for the holidays!
South African Sausage (Boerewors)
This is the best sausage I have ever had. It will make any South African Homesick instantly. It is very filling. I got it when I lived in South Africa for a couple of years.
Traditional South African Oatmeal Cookie Bar: Crunchie Recipe
Crunchies - oatmeal, coconut, 2 sticks of butter.
Eat Sum More (Shortbread Cookies)
Whether it's a party or a picnic, cookies and brownies are always a hit. We've rounded up classic favorites plus a few twists to create the ultimate collection of fudgy, chewy, crisp and cakey recipes. Find more dessert ideas here
Buttermilk Rusks - reminds me of my grandmother
Braised Oxtail (Potjiekos)
Braised Oxtail (Potjiekos): Normally potjiekos is cooked in a cast iron pot/Dutch oven over open fire. If you look at my board Who Needs Electricity When You Can Use Fire, you will find many more potjiekos recipes.
Oxtail Pot - Old Style Favourite South-African Recipes