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Below are just a few South African recipes for you to try. We hope you enjoy them. Donít forget to take a look at the South African Main page which gives lots of information about South African food, the South African Speciality Dish and the South African Featured Ingredient sections.


Happy Cooking!



Key:-   Veg = Vegetarian     HT = Hot      CD = Cold      SP = Soup      HD = Starter     

MC = Main Course       ACC = Accompaniment      DP = Dessert/Pudding    

CBF = Cakes/Baked Fayre


Starters, Appetisers and soups

Biltong Pate     CD  HD  South African   15mins plus cooling

Snoek Pate      CD  HD  South African   15mins

Biltong Soup     HT  SP  South African   25mins

Peri Peri Chicken Livers     HT   HD  South African   25mins

Hake and Onion Soup    HT  SP  South African   100mins



Main Courses

Cape Malay Kebabs   HT  MC  BBQ  South Africa   30mins plus marinating

Gesmoorde Snoek  (fish)    HT  MC  South African    40mins

Crayfish Salad      CD  MC  South African    50mins plus cooling

Cape Meat Balls  (beef)    HT  MC  South African   55mins

Bobotie   (beef)     HT  MC  South African  110mins

Boer Chicken Pie       HT  MC  South African   150mins

Cape Malay Lamb Curry    HT  MC  South African   160mins

Potjiekos (3 recipes, lamb, ostrich and venison)




Train Smash     HT  ACC  South African   20mins

Yellow Rice      Veg  HT  ACC  South African    25mins

Chakalaka    Veg  CD  ACC   South African   30mins plus cooling

Moroko      HT  ACC  South African   45mins

Crumbly Pap     Veg  HT  ACC  South African   60mins



Desserts, Confectionery and Baked Fayre

Melktert     Veg  CD  DP  South African  20mins plus cooling

Hertzog Cookies    Veg CD  CBF  South African   40mins plus cooling

South African Rusks    Veg  CD  CBF  South African   40mins plus drying 

Sweet Dumplings     Veg  HT  DP  South African  40mins

Koeksisters     Veg  HT  CBF  DP  South African  60mins plus cooling

Buttermilk Pudding     Veg  HT  DP  South African  80mins

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