South african butter sugar cookies recipes

Traditional South African Milk Tart – Marsay Family Favourite

Traditional South African Milk Tart – Marsay Family Favourite

~ Cream together the Butter and Castor Sugar, then beat in the egg, vanilla essence and salt. Made using everyday ingredients from your pantry, like eggs, flour, milk, cinnamon, cornflour and sugar, you too can be whipping up this version of milk tart, in a jiffy
Almond Tahini Choc Chip Cookies

Almond Tahini Choc Chip Cookies

The SouthAfrican cold press extra virgin Olive Oil is produced in the Riversdale area, has a whiff of fresh cut grass and aromas of green tomatoes, almonds artichokes and green apples
Soft Olive Oil Oatmeal Cookies

Soft Olive Oil Oatmeal Cookies

The SouthAfrican cold press extra virgin Olive Oil is produced in the Riversdale area, has a whiff of fresh cut grass and aromas of green tomatoes, almonds artichokes and green apples
Chocolate Sandwich Biscuits

Chocolate Sandwich Biscuits

well this recipe is my version of a popular SouthAfrican biscuit and whether you need some fancy padkos (food for the road), a chocolate fix after a difficult week or simply something delicious to serve at tea time then these ought to do the trick
Muesli Buttermilk Rusks

Muesli Buttermilk Rusks

There was no way I was not going to bake Tannie Maria’s Muesli Buttermilk Rusks. I have huge admiration for Tannie Maria, who seem to be able to cook a fabulous dinner, bake a cake, a batch of these muesli buttermilk rusks, write a column and investigate a murder, all in a day without breaking a sweat
Crunchies – A South African Favourite

Crunchies – A South African Favourite

I am planning on making as many of these old recipes as possible for posterity’s sake, even though I am shocked at the amount of sugar and butter in some of them
Coconut jam (Hertzoggie) slices

Coconut jam (Hertzoggie) slices

Last week I pledged to celebrate Heritage month by giving some of our favourite SouthAfrican treats a bit of a twist
Cannoli with homemade ricotta

Cannoli with homemade ricotta

While I have yet to school him in SouthAfrican malva poeding, koeksisters and melktert, mostly because I don't have time, he has not-so-subtly been teaching me the art of Sicilian cooking
Apple and Lavender Cake TGRWT #6

Apple and Lavender Cake TGRWT #6

Our bushes have flowered throughout this wet winter of ours despite what we soft SouthAfricans consider the relentless cold

Se7en’s July… And your Free Printable Calendar is Out…

Sugar Cookie Day – Here is a list of our cookie recipes. Love the Scarecrow cookies from Family Fun. Basic buttercookies in Se7en Steps. Se7en Cookies from Basic Cookie Dough. Basic Window Cookies in Se7en Steps. Astonishing Cookies in se7en Steps. Fortune Cookies in Se7en Steps. Ice-Cream cookies in Se7en Steps. Se7en’s Sunny SouthAfrican. Ice-Cream Cookies in Se7en Steps

Se7en’s July and your Free Printable Calendar…

Sugar Cookie Day – Here is a list of our cookie recipes. Basic buttercookies in Se7en Steps. Se7en Cookies from Basic Cookie Dough. Basic Window Cookies in Se7en Steps. Astonishing Cookies in se7en Steps. Fortune Cookies in Se7en Steps. Ice-Cream cookies in Se7en Steps. Se7en’s Sunny SouthAfrican. Ice-Cream Cookies in Se7en Steps

Se7en’s July And Your Free Printable Calendar…

Sugar Cookie Day – Here is a list of our cookie recipes. Basic buttercookies in Se7en Steps. Se7en Cookies from Basic Cookie Dough. Basic Window Cookies in Se7en Steps. Astonishing Cookies in se7en Steps. Fortune Cookies in Se7en Steps. Ice-Cream cookies in Se7en Steps. Se7en’s Sunny SouthAfrican. Ice-Cream Cookies in Se7en Steps

Soetkoekies

Sift together the flour, salt, spices, bicarbonate of soda and sugar and rub in the butter. 210 g sugar. 250 g butter