Mealie Braai Bread: incredibly simple to make, and best eaten hot oozing with butter. Delicious!

Mealie Braai Bread: incredibly simple to make, and best eaten hot oozing with butter. Delicious!

South African Lemon Meringue Tart A delicious, traditional South African tart- Lemon Meringue Tart!

South African Lemon Meringue Tart

South African Lemon Meringue Tart A delicious, traditional South African tart- Lemon Meringue Tart!

I think this is the melktert (milk tart) pie that absolutely wonderful!

South African Melktert (Milktart)

Vetkoek - A traditional South African comfort food which goes down well with soups or stew. Also amazing if you hollow them out and fill them with savory mince or curry.

Vetkoek

Vetkoek - A traditional South African comfort food which goes down well with soups or stew. Also amazing if you hollow them out and fill them with savory mince or curry.

Chakalaka - (South African spicy tomato, pepper and onion dish)    Born in the townships of South Africa, chakalaka is a simple, spicy dish of onions, tomatoes and often beans. It has been a staple for generations of black South Africans, and is a required condiment at South African braais, or barbecues.

Chakalaka - (South African spicy tomato, pepper and onion dish) Born in the townships of South Africa, chakalaka is a simple, spicy dish of onions, tomatoes and often beans. It has been a staple for generations of black South Africans, and is a required condiment at South African braais, or barbecues.

Vetkoek - Immaculate Bites || South African Vetkoek aka Fat Cake, has a crispy outside and warm and fluffy inside. It's great for breakfast or as a snack.

Vetkoek

Vetkoek - Immaculate Bites || South African Vetkoek aka Fat Cake, has a crispy outside and warm and fluffy inside. It's great for breakfast or as a snack.

This is more delicious than the sum of its parts! Its a real traditional oldie. RETESTED ON 22 Oct 07: After reading the reviews, I have just made this again. I cut down a little on the sugar in the sauce (it was 5 oz originally), but it should actually be a sweet pudding!! The sauce was quite enough to moisten the entire pudding - it should not be dripping with sauce, as you can see in the photographs. Do not serve immediately, but let it stand, keeping warm, to give the sauce a chance to…

Malva Pudding, South African Baked Dessert

This is more delicious than the sum of its parts! Its a real traditional oldie. RETESTED ON 22 Oct 07: After reading the reviews, I have just made this again. I cut down a little on the sugar in the sauce (it was 5 oz originally), but it should actually be a sweet pudding!! The sauce was quite enough to moisten the entire pudding - it should not be dripping with sauce, as you can see in the photographs. Do not serve immediately, but let it stand, keeping warm, to give the sauce a chance to…

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