paptert (porridge pie) is a delicious modern addition to South African braaivleis (barbeque).    It's looks a little bit like a lasagne, but is made from maize porridge (mieliepap) and a very generous vegetable filling to ensure a rich, moist and admittedly decadent savoury tart. Leftovers will keeps well in the fridge until the following day, but should be served warm.

Paptert - otherwise known as porridge pie - a South African tart filled with veggies, bacon and cheese - side dish for a braai .

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There are three principles to making putu pap successfully, say Jan Braai. They are managing the ration of water to maize meal, building an iceberg and using a two-tined fork.

Putu pap in a potjie

South Africa, like North America, is accustomed to eating three meals a day. Shown in the picture is Putupap, a cornmeal porridge type breakfast dish.

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Moet net nie n sluk of twee van die bier drink nie-jy het elke druppel nodig. As die deeg te styf lyk, maak n tweede bier oop en gooi n bietjie by.