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Lamb Shanks with Mieliepap

Lamb Shanks with Mieliepap

If you have a hankering for a South African blast-from-the-past meal while living and working abroad; lamb shanks with mieliepap should be on the very top of your list. This firm favourite is comfort food, celebratory food, just plain delicious food! Of course no one...
Hertzoggie recipe

Hertzoggie recipe

Let’s talk about cookies; Hertzoggies, to be exact! You have probably gobbled down a Hertzoggie before and never really given much thought to its history. For those who don’t know, a Hertzoggie is a tartlet that was created by Cape Malay women in the country, when...
Tamatiebredie

Tamatiebredie

Tomato Bredie is not just a delicious meal…it’s a dish that requires ceremony. It demands time, usually spent with loved ones, while it bubbles and boils its way to absolute perfection. Most South Africans are very fond of Tomato Bredie, but for those who don’t quite...
South African Bunny Chow

South African Bunny Chow

Bang the drums and turn the spotlights on…it’s time South Africa’s very own Bunny Chow was pushed right into the limelight! Bunny Chow, already growing in popularity in the United States, is a fast food meal born and bred in Durban, South Africa. Essentially, it is a...
Malva Pudding

Malva Pudding

As far as truly original South African treats go, Malva pudding is at the very top of the list. Most Saffas who have sunk their teeth into a Malva pudding and marveled at it’s silky smooth delectable taste and texture, don’t even know that this particular dessert...