|Rich Tea Scones Recipe |
butter, eggs, salt, baking powder, sugar, milk, flour
These are absolutely the best for a Saturday afternoon tea-time treat! Serve with a good jam or preserve topped with whipped cream or just plain with a little butter.
1 Sift dry ingredients together....
|Delicate Shortcrust Pastry Recipe |
butter, cornstarch, salt, cream of tartar, water, flour
1 Sift together the flour, cornstarch (sugar if using) and salt. 2 Rub in the butter until it resembles fine crumbs (can be done in a processor; use high speed). 3 Dissolve the cream of tartar in...
|South African Melktert Milktart) Recipe |
cake flour, vanilla extract, cinnamon, eggs, salt, crackers, vegetable fat spread, sugar, almond essence, milk
This is a wonderfully thick and flavourful milk custard set in a crust. A traditional tart which is loved by young and old alike. Children especially love the filling as a dessert.
1 Heat 3 cups of m...
|Quick Yeast Bread Recipe |
yeast, oil, salt, sugar, water, flour
If you don't have a bread machine, this is the easiest yeast dough recipe by far. There is no overbearing yeast flavour and it is a good dense bread. Please note: time to make includes rising time...
|South African Brandy Squares Recipe |
butter, bicarbonate of soda, nuts, vanilla, date, eggs, salt, baking powder, sugar, brandy, water, flour
This is a South African recipe. It is moist and simply delicious with cream. To change the flavour of the dessert, use orange liqueur instead of brandy.
1 Preheat oven to 350°F. 2 In a large b...
|Koeksisters Recipe |
butter, oil, eggs, salt, baking powder, sugar, milk, water, flour
This is a traditional South African dessert. These very addictive treats are not for people who are conscious of weight or sugar intake! These freeze fantastically well and are thus a great lifesaver ...
|Afrikaanse Stoofschotel Recipe |
curry powder, pepper, potato, onion, tomato, cabbage, salt, water
Vegan potatoes w/cabbage dish from Lesotho.
1 Cut up potatoes and cabbage. 2 Pan-fry onion in hot oil. 3 Add curry powder to onion. 4 Add potatoes and water. 5 Cook for 5 minutes....
|South African Crustless Milk Tart Recipe |
butter, vanilla extract, cinnamon, eggs, salt, sugar, self raising flour, milk
This desert recipe was given to me by my South African friend Sheralee. I haven't tried it yet, but it sounds delicious. Posted for ZWT 4.
1 Put all the ingredients together into a bowl or food p...
|Baked Pumpkin Slices Recipe |
butter, cinnamon, pumpkin, salt, brown sugar
My late mother-in-law made pumpkin this way, and it's the only way (apart from pumpkin pie) I like pumpkin! It's awfully hard to give quantities: please use your own judgement too. I do not kn...
|Souskluitjies South African Dumplings In Custard Sauce) Recipe |
butter, cake flour, cinnamon sugar, vanilla extract, eggs, salt, baking powder, sugar, milk
My South African cousin has made these for me. They were good. Very comfort dessert-ish.
1 Sift the dry ingredients together and mix in the butter with fingers till it resembles breadcrumbs. Mix egg ...
|Caramel Bananas Recipe |
butter, evaporated milk, banana, brown sugar, sugar, white rum
Another recipe I found on-line while looking for South Africa recipes to post for ZWT.
1 In a small skillet, heat 1/2 cup WHITE SUGAR 2 1 cup LIGHT BROWN SUGAR 3 3 Tbs. EVAPORATED MILK 4 2 Tbs....
|Pumpkin Fritters Pampoen Koekies Recipe |
butter, oil, cinnamon, lemon, pumpkin, eggs, salt, baking powder, vegetable fat spread, sugar, flour
This is a South African recipe (from Magdaleen van Wyk's The Complete South African Cookbook), something my mom used to make. Pumpkins abound at the moment, so I thought I'd share it with ever...
|Bittersweet Amarula Drumsticks Recipe |
chicken drumstick, brown rice, apricot jam/preserve, pepper, chives, bay leaf, apricot, garlic, salt, amarula, lemon juice, flour
A nice appetizer dish from the Amarula Cream website. General guidelines for concerting C temps to F: Fairly low: 160 deg C = 325 deg F Moderate: 180 deg C = 350 deg F Hot: 200 deg C = 400 deg F. Slig...
|Biltong Recipe |
bicarbonate of soda, pepper, coriander seed, beef, vinegar, salt, sugar
Biltong is one of those things that everyone has their own opinion of... how to salt, how to spice, how wet/dry it should be, etc. This is my personal favourite recipe which is simple and straight-for...
|Beat And Bake Madeira Cake Recipe |
butter, vanilla extract, eggs, baking powder, sugar, milk, flour
Whenever I need something sweet in a tearing hurry I fall back on this lifesaver! Quick as a wink to mix together, nice and moist and needs no icing.
1 Preheat oven to 350°F. 2 Put all ingredi...
|Chicken With Yoghurt Recipe |
chicken, apricot jam/preserve, onion soup mix, yogurt (plain), water
I have been making this dish for so long that I cannot remember where the recipe came from. The original recipe called for mayonnaise instead of yoghurt and either way it is good.
1 Mix the jam and y...
|Bobotie Recipe |
ground beef, oil, almond, curry powder, thyme, tarragon, bay leaf, apple, onion, eggs, salt, bread crumbs, lemon juice, milk
This is a South African recipe, easy and delicious.
1 Preheat oven to 175 C/350°F. 2 Chop the onion and the applie. In a large bowl, mix the milk and bread crumbs, and grease a shallow dish. ...
|Mealie Pie Recipe |
creamed corn, cake flour, vanilla extract, pepper, nutmeg, cinnamon, tomato, sweetcorn, eggs, salt, baking powder, cheddar cheese, brown sugar, milk
Another posted for ZWT 2006 - South Africa - from www.funkymunky.co.za
1 Mix the corn and the tomatoes. 2 In a separate bowl, mix the eggs, vanilla, sugar and milk. Add corn tomato mixture, the dry...
|South African Milktart With An Easy Shortcrust Base Recipe |
butter, cornstarch, vanilla extract, cinnamon, eggs, salt, baking powder, sugar, milk, flour
This comes from my scrapbook of tried and tested recipes which I have used for the last 35 years. The base is really easy to make and instead of rolling you just 'press' the dough into a pie p...
|Sultan's Delight Recipe |
butter, vanilla extract, coconut, eggs, salt, baking powder, sugar, milk, flour
This coconut flan separates whilst cooking to make a delicate crust, creamy custard belly and chewy coconut topping.
1 Mix everything together and pour into a glass pie dish. 2 Bake at 350F for 30 ...
|South African vetkoek (Bread Machine Recipe)|
bread flour, yeast, oil, salt, sugar, water
Very traditional 'deep-fried breadrolls'; sounds weird but unbelievably good. We grew up with these at least once a week: either filled with curried 'mince' (ground beef) (these we cal...
|Bobotie South Africa) Recipe |
ground beef, almond, curry powder, turmeric, pepper, bay leaf, lemon, raisin, onion, eggs, relish/chutney, vinegar, salt, bread, sugar, lemon juice, milk
From: “The Africa News Cookbook, African Cooking for Western Kitchens”. Malay orgin. Serve with rice and chutney.
1 Preheat oven to 350°F. 2 Saute the beef with onions until meat i...
| South African Potato Salad Recipe - Allrecipes.com|
parsley, potato, spring onion, eggs, mayonnaise, condensed milk
Delicious recipe of my mom's! The secret ingredient makes this potato salad different from all the rest!
Directions Place eggs in a saucepan and cover with water. Bring to a boil and cook for 10 ...
|Bobotie Recipe |
butter, almond, curry powder, turmeric, bay leaf, raisin, apple, onion, eggs, beef, bread, lemon juice, milk
This is a common South African dish, also known as Beef Pie.
1 Melt the butter in a saucepan. 2 Add the onions and saute for 5 minutes. 3 Add the apple dice and cook for 1 more minute. 4 Add th...
|Pink Crepes With Cream Cheese Filling Recipe |
butter, cake flour, parsley, beetroot, spring onion, garlic, eggs, salt, cream cheese, milk
A really original starter! The beet flavour does not come through, but you will have these beautifully cerise-coloured crepes. As a starter, one is enough per person, with edible garnish, as the filli...
|Madagascar Chicken Recipe |
chicken breast, bell pepper, pepper, cayenne pepper, dried ginger, coconut milk, lemon, onion, garlic, salt
A very different way to spice up the same old chicken! Plus a name that may unspire kids to get excited about the recipe! I found this recipe while searching the web. Minor changes have been made to m...
|South Africa Green Bean Salad Recipe |
olive oil, pepper, olive, onion, green beans, salt, lemon juice
Posting for ZWT 7. This recipe comes from www.globalgourmet.com/destinations/southafrica
1 Cook the beans in a large pot of boiling water until tender. Drain well. 2 In a large bowl, combine the oi...
|South African Chicken Recipe |
olive oil, pepper, onion, garlic, whole chicken, salt, lemon juice
A few ingredients, but easy meal with fall-off-the-bone chicken. Requires overnight marinating. Comes from The Frantic Family Cookbook.
1 In large zipper-type bag, combine onions, garlic, lemon juice...
|Saharan Martini Recipe |
chocolate, frangelico, amarula, vodka
This martini is made with Amarula, a South African liqueur made from the Marula Fruit... After watching how much fun the chimps had on a cable program I just had to get it and see what all the fun was...
|Cup Pudding Recipe |
butter, golden syrup, cake flour, eggs, jam/preserve, baking powder, sugar, milk
This is an ideal dessert for two. This is made in no time and can be cooked and left in the microwave whilst eating the main course. Serve with custard sauce if so desired.
1 Grease 2 large cups well...
|Roasted Butternut Casserole Recipe |
garlic salt, oil, butternut squash, potato, onion
Sometimes the simplest ingredients together taste amazing. This recipe is dead-easy to assemble and goes well with anything!
1 Mix vegetables and oil together until well coated. 2 Place in a grease...
|Chicken In Coke Recipe |
chicken, onion soup mix, onion, tomato, cola
I found this on-line and it is a recipe adapted from The African Hut Cookbook.
1 Brown chicken in a little oil on all sides. Place in glass baking dish. Sprinkle soup mix over the chicken. Arrange on...
|Spiced Melktert Dutch Milk Tart Recipe |
butter, cornstarch, cake flour, vanilla extract, nutmeg, cinnamon, cardamom, eggs, baking powder, pastry, sugar, whipped cream, milk
A South African Tart. For a richer vanilla flavor, add a split vanilla bean, with the seeds, to the milk along with the cinnamon stick, and omit the vanilla extract.
1 Measure three-quarters of the m...
|South Africa Tomato Salad Recipe |
green chili, tomato, red wine vinegar, salt, sugar
Posted for ZWTII Tour . . .Another QETH (quick, easy, tasty and healthy) recipe from the Galley Wench
1 Arrange tomato slices in a serving dish. Sprinkle with salt, sugar, and minced chile pepper. 2...
|Meatloaf With Tangy Tomato Gravy Recipe |
ground beef, pepper, cloves, bay leaf, carrot, onion, tomato, eggs, mustard, relish/chutney, worcestershire sauce, salt, tomato ketchup/catsup, water
Baked in a gravy, this meatloaf turns out deliciously moist. Easy to prepare in advance and pop in the oven on nights when you are limited for time. Use a ready made meatloaf and cut the preparation t...
|Amarula Cheesecake Recipe |
butter, caramel ice cream, mascarpone, vanilla, eggs, cream cheese, crackers, sugar, amarula
As called several times, the Amarula Queen, and the love of cheesecakes, I had to post this recipe. Taking the ingredients of my favorite cheesecake and adding a little Amarula this makes a decadent, ...
|Zucchini Potato Soup Recipe |
butter, red potato, pepper, shallot, spring onion, onion, leek, garlic, zucchini/courgette, salt, stock or broth, sour cream, water
Posted for ZWT 7 - South Africa
1 Melt the butter in a large pot the saute the shallots, garlic, leeks and onions until tender. 2 Add water, bouillon, black pepper, zucchini, and potatoes. Bring to...
|South African Bobotie Recipe |
ground beef, oil, curry powder, turmeric, cloves, onion, garlic, eggs, salt, bread, sugar, lemon juice, milk, water
Adapted from the Afi Chef website. Posting for ZWT 4. This lacks the fruit that is common in a lot of Bobotie recipes and is the reason I was attracted to it in the first place. It has a nice light cu...
|Sweet Savoury Cheese Cookies Recipe |
butter, apricot jam/preserve, salt, baking powder, cheddar cheese, flour
These are miniature jam tarts with a cheese crust. The sweet and savoury combination is really delicious so be sure to have lots on hand - they go fast!
1 Preheat oven to 200°C. 2 Grease gem t...
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