South African dishes

Collection by Nonhlanhla Maluleke

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

Custard Biscuits - General Recipe from I Love Baking SA

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South African Ginger Cookies. Photo by katew

South African Ginger Cookies Recipe -

7 reviews
40 minutes

Really nice ginger cookies, these, which have come a long way and are favourites for holiday times. It's a large recipe, meant for summer Christmas holidays on the sea! Please note that the cookie dough needs a couple of hours rest time in the fridge before baking. This was not added to the preparation time.

African Doughnut (Drop Doughnut) - Immaculate Bites

African Doughnut (Drop Doughnut) - Immaculate Bites

African Doughnut (Drop Doughnut) – a 15-minute African Doughnut recipe that is crunchy on the outside and pillowy soft on the inside. Packed with flavor bite-sized treats! Sure, it takes time and forethought into making classic doughnuts , and if you are pressed for time . You just don’t want to go through that process. ... View More

Treat them to this show-stopping Bobotie, a classic favourite.


Treat them to this show-stopping Bobotie, a classic and delicious favourite.

We've given these popular South African scones a lemon zest and Seville orange marmalade twist. They’re even more delicious when still warm from the oven.

Traditional Amakhekhe Township Scones

Also known as AmaPotchefstrooms, we've given these much-loved South African scones a citrus zing with fresh lemon zest and Rhodes Seville Orange Marmalade. Your family will love them fresh and warm from the oven.

Deliciously creamy and perfectly spiced braised meatballs. This South African dish (Frikkadels) is a family favorite! |

Frikkadel - Delicious South African Braised Meatballs - Manila Spoon

Spiced with cinnamon and coriander and then slowly simmered in a creamy tomato curry sauce make this dish so flavorful and delicious! Giant Meatballs –…