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
African Snacks and Appetizers
Most Popular African Snacks and appetizers you can easily make at home - Africa has a number of wonderful and scrumptious snacks derived from it's eclectic mix of Cultures and Traditions.
Pancakes (African Style) - Immaculate Bites
African Pancakes — a comforting, rich, tender and tasty pancakes that are a cross between crepe and American pancakes. A great make ahead breakfast topped with either butter, syrup or cinnamon sugar! Not a Week goes by, in my household ,without making these tender pancakes – they are my son’s favorite breakfast. Who am I kidding, ... View More
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
South African Creamy Condensed Milk Fudge
South African style fudge. I am not allowed to have this in the house. I ate more than I gave away last Christmas :)
Slow braised red wine oxtail | Bibbyskitchen recipes
Weekend food. Time for slow cooking and lazy lunches, shared with good friends and restorative conversations. There's not much I can say here other than, if you're 'meat-minded', as most South Africans are, and you find yourself in hibernation mode with a crackling fire to warm your toes and a glass of ruby red in hand, this hearty slow-braised red wine oxtail has your name on it. Ever since visiting the Morgenster Wine and Olive Estate in the Cape last December, I've been intent on making a…
Biltong Soup (Beef Jerky)
Biltong Soup is a creamy, rich and hearty soup made using traditional South-African Biltong which is similar (but not 100% same) as "Beef Jerky". Serve as an appetizer or for dinner with fresh bread.
South African Crunchies Recipe - Food.com
This is a popular after school or lunch bag treat for all South African kids. Most South African baking is done using self-rising flour - and I highly recommend using it! The kind we get here in Canada is Brodie's.
Milk tarts are a simple dessert that tastes great. With a filling made of real milk and a nice sweetened buttery crust this treat is savory, sweet, and a delicious way to use up any extra gallons of milk you have in the house. Do you ever find yourself with too much milkView Recipe