I love elegant desserts, this is a nice twist to the traditional tiramisu using the delicious south african liquor Amarula

I love elegant desserts, this is a nice twist to the traditional tiramisu using the delicious south african liquor Amarula

Souskluitjies (cinnamon dumplings)

Souskluitjies (cinnamon dumplings)

The first time that I had “souskluitjies” for dessert, was at my Grandma Naomi Uys’s house in Johannesburg when I was about 15 years old. My Ouma was a very grand lady – perfectly groomed, well-traveled, informed and very stylish. Their townhouse in Northcliff was impeccable, filled with beautiful Persian carpets and mohair curtains.

Souskluitjies

The first time that I had “souskluitjies” for dessert, was at my Grandma Naomi Uys’s house in Johannesburg when I was about 15 years old. My Ouma was a very grand lady – perfectly groomed, well-traveled, informed and very stylish. Their townhouse in Northcliff was impeccable, filled with beautiful Persian carpets and mohair curtains.

Koeksisters Recipe - a traditional South African donut made with a simple dough and sweet, spiced syrup. YUM!

Koeksisters Recipe - a traditional South African donut made with a simple dough and sweet, spiced syrup. YUM!

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.

You know you're South African when...everything is described as lekker!Enjoy the Shit South Africans Say!

You know you're South African when...everything is described as lekker!Enjoy the Shit South Africans Say!

Yum! A Don Pedro Cocktail is a great drink for the holidays. Watch Rhona from The Taste Academy shows you how: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iHxQ9m6ePP4=share=UUlRL0Rhx441IK6iPSOTQg0w

South African Don (Dom) Pedro

Yum! A Don Pedro Cocktail is a great drink for the holidays. Watch Rhona from The Taste Academy shows you how: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iHxQ9m6ePP4=share=UUlRL0Rhx441IK6iPSOTQg0w

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