My Gran’s Pumpkin Fritters | Pampoen Koekies _ South African Cooking _ Whenever my gran brought a tray of these delicious morsels out after lunch, I jumped up and down like only a little girl in love with her gran’s cooking can. I was obsessed with the light and fluffy fritters covered in sticky, gooey sauce. And now, years later, I feel no different.

My gran's pumpkin fritters | Pampoen koekies

My Gran’s Pumpkin Fritters with Ooey Gooey Caramel Sauce via Simply Delicious Dessert Dessert

My most searched recipe and most requested by friends and family! South Africa... Crunchies were my favorite “biscuit”—the South African term for cookie

Crunchies - Traditional South African Oatmeal Cookie Bars

The Best Chocolate Cake Recipe {Ever}

Daria's birthday cake frosting Perfect Chocolate Buttercream Frosting is an essential when it comes to birthday cakes and other celebrations. Get this family favorite, perfect chocolate buttercream frosting recipe.

South African Recipes ROMANY CREAMS (Wenresepte 2000, pg. 168)  If equated, these are to South African children what Oreo Cookies are to American children, though they are not the same in taste.

Romany Cream Cookies — If equated, these are to South African children what Oreo Cookies are to American children.

Kerrie-boontjies (pickled curry beans). I'm South African so grew up with this and my German husband now loves it too. Delicious.

Delicious "Kerrie-boontjies" (pickled curry beans) will show you a new way to say "yes please" to your greens!

Crunchies!  A southafrican recipe that I learned how to make from my own sweet mother-in-law.  I didn't realize that it's as common in South Africa as a chocolate chip cookie is in the States!  These are so good!  I promise.  Stavroula.

My grandmother betty’s crunchie recipe: its a legend

my grandmother betty’s crunchie recipe - Sam Linsell ; 'crunchies are a very typical South African baked treat.

Ystervarkies are small cubes of cake that are dipped in chocolate sauce and then rolled in coconut, to resemble hedgehogs. (“Yservarkie” is Afrikaans for “hedgehog”.) South African lamingtons are much smaller than the Australian and New Zealand versions, usually measuring only 3 or 4 cm square.

Ystervarkies, Eintlik is dié lekkerte Australies, maar omdat my ouma dit só lekker gemaak het, is dit vir my pure Suid-Afrikaans!

South African Recipes COCONUT ICE (PRIZE-WINNING) (Nicole Cody)

Use copha This is my prize-winning Coconut Ice recipe, which made me almost as much of a Show Queen as my precious cow It has been entered in many agricultural shows, and won me incredible trophies.

South African Recipes FARMER RUSKS (BOERBESKUIT) (Wenresepte 2000, pg 14)

FARMER RUSKS (BOERBESKUIT) (Wenresepte pg Boerbeskuit must be able to stand in for breakfast.