Malva Pudding Recipe A sweet pudding of Dutch origin, Malva Pudding is usually served hot with custard or ice-cream. Made with apricot jam, this typical South African dessert has a spongy, caramelised texture.
South-Africa - Lamb Potjiekos: This is very South African, almost like a braai as it also involves a fire and a cooler box, family and friends and the odd argument or two about who is stuffing up the potjie by stirring it or adding too much sauce
Bobotie is a traditional South African Dish. It's origin is unknown, although we know that the word originates from the Indonesian word bobotok of which a recipe appears in a 1609 Dutch recipe book. Initially the Cape Malay introduced it in South Africa
Pap (or Mieliepap) is a kind of porridge commonly eaten in South Africa. It is made with what is known as mielie-meal, or ground maize (basically corn meal). It can be eaten for breakfast (typically with milk and sugar), or served with meat, curries, chilies, stews or other vegetables for a more savoury food. Pap is a staple food in most houses.
Buttermilk rusks are biscotti-like cookies. They are traditionally served with the first cup of tea or coffee of the day, and are typically dunked in a warm drink before eating. Recipe in "South African Cooking in the USA", page