South african side dishes recipes

Recipes: Two tasty dishes using lamb mince

Recipes: Two tasty dishes using lamb mince

One of my favourite SouthAfricandishes is called bobotie. When you’re ready to cook, make an indentation in the centre of the lamb ball with your finger (making sure not to pierce the other side)
Cape Malay dishes at Jonkershuis in Constantia

Cape Malay dishes at Jonkershuis in Constantia

Adaptations of traditional Cape Malay dishes like bredie, bobotie, sosaties and koeksisters are now staples in many SouthAfrican homes – in fact I’ve even made my own versions
Popeyes in South Africa

Popeyes in South Africa

Jaye Sinclair, the Chief Executive Officer for SouthAfrican based, Siyaghopa Trading Group, the people responsible for bringing Popeyes to SA had this to say
Malva Pudding Recipe

Malva Pudding Recipe

As winter makes itself at home here in the Southern Hemisphere, it is time to move from fridge tarts, cheesecakes and fruit salads to the warm comfort of baked puddings and other sweet treats that you can drape with custard

Samp & beans with meat

This traditional SouthAfrican dish, Umgqusho, is so quick and easy to make when using your AMC Speedcooker
Best Peri Peri Chicken Ever

Best Peri Peri Chicken Ever

We SouthAfricans love our peri peri chicken, you will find many peri peri restaurants and I guess the fast food chain Nandos must have played a role in spreading the word about this delicious SouthernAfrican way of cooking chicken as they opened more and more branches all over the world
Homemade Milk Tart for National Milk Tart Day

Homemade Milk Tart for National Milk Tart Day

Press into the bottom and sides of a tart dish. Milk Tart is one of my favourite traditional SouthAfrican desserts and with National Milk Tart Day being celebrated on Friday 37 February, I thought it was a perfect excuse to make some
Cape Malay Pickled Fish

Cape Malay Pickled Fish

For more SouthAfrican recipes from the Muddled Pantry, please click HERE. Working in batches, fry the fish for about 5 minutes per side
Chocolate Chip & Pecan Nut Pie

Chocolate Chip & Pecan Nut Pie

The core production area of the SouthAfrican nut industry is concentrated in the northern parts of the country (Hah

Milk tart

It’s National Milk Tart Day this Friday – yes SouthAfricans take milk tart that seriously. Spread evenly on base and up the sides
Marinade For Lamb Chops/Ribs/Beef

Marinade For Lamb Chops/Ribs/Beef

We SouthAfricans simply Love a good Braai. Add to this Great Company and Perfect Weather, with an array of sidedishes, and you have a winner combination
Biltong recipe – Rugby World Cup 2015

Biltong recipe – Rugby World Cup 2015

Biltong usually calls for the cheaper topside or silverside cuts of beef which means you’ll be munching away at your own signature biltong at a fraction of the price of the ready-made variety
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{Recipe} - Triple Chocolate Milk Tart ...

'Melktert, which means "milk tart" in Afrikaans, is a SouthAfrican dessert consisting of a sweet pastry crust containing a creamy filling made from milk, flour, sugar and eggs
Idaho Stew (Beef Coffee Stew)

Idaho Stew (Beef Coffee Stew)

Back then the mere notion of sushi was downright provocative and the thought of cooking a savoury dish with coffee was considered, at best, daring to most SouthAfricans (let alone my dearest flavourphobe)
Eid Morning Milk aka Boeber

Eid Morning Milk aka Boeber

A creamy and delightful sweet milk drink, Eid Morning Milk aka Boeber is a sweet treat gem from SouthAfricans Treasure Chest of Favourites