South African recipes

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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

Malva Pudding: A baked pudding almost like a sticky toffee pudding. This is at the top of my South African recipes to try.
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South African malva pudding with easy frozen custard - Simply Delicious

17 reviews
60 minutes

South African Malva pudding is rich, syrupy and absolutely delicious served with quick and easy frozen custard. The ultimate dessert.

Creamy-spinach SA Recipes | Old Style Recipes Creamy-spinach

Favourite South African Recipes :: Creamy-spinach

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GOING LOCAL: Traditional #hertzoggies pack a fruity punch! Plus, they're a truly South African sweet treat. #dailydish #picknpay #freshliving

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Date Balls

My brother’s mom-in-law introduced me to these ever so moreish, melt in the mouth treats. They are seriously addictive and I truly have to limit myself to just a couple at a time. They also…

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South African Monkey Gland Sauce

South Africa’s favourite BBQ sauce—no monkeys were used in the making of this sauce.

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Pineapple Beer

Homemade Pineapple Beer is a refreshing South-African traditional drink. Non-alcoholic or leave the Beer to ferment longer to make an alcoholic version

Easy Scones Recipe with jam and cream for perfect tea time

Scones with freshly whipped cream and a great cup of tea - could life get any better?

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Dit is vir my van die lekkerste koekies op aarde.

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South African condensed milk biscuits (Kondensmelk koekies)

Custard cookies 250g Stork Bake, room temperature 200g (1 cup) castor sugar 5ml (1 tsp) vanilla essence 2 eggs 625ml (300g) cake flour 125ml (60g) corn flour 125ml (100g) custard powder 10ml (2 tsp) baking powder 5ml (1 tsp) salt Water or milk if needed
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Custard Biscuits - General Recipe from I Love Baking SA

Keep your position as top baker among your friends and family with our latest recipes and baking tips.

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Gebruik 'n broodpan van sowat 18 cm x 8 cm. Ek sny gewoonlik my beskuit in stukke – dis net makliker

Soetpatats soos skrywer Louis Leipoldt dit gemaak het... / Sweet potatoes Leipoldt's way
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Ek het klein patats gebruik, want Leipoldt sê jy moet die patats heel hou.

Hot Cross Buns | Easter Recipe | Foodness Gracious

36 reviews
2.5 hours

These homemade Hot Cross Buns are as traditional as they come! Soft and fluffy with juicy raisins and a sweet glaze top, they're perfect for Easter!