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South africa food

Discover Pinterest’s 10 best ideas and inspiration for South africa food. Get inspired and try out new things.

You’re probably wondering why this hasn’t been done before? We’re taking 2 South African favourites and combining them to make the most delicious Heritage Day meal! This is most delicious potjie that is sure to impress your loved ones! 🤤🇿🇦

This classic dish from South Africa, Bobotie (pronounced ba-bo-tea), is made with ground beef seasoned to perfection, and a creamy, decadent topping. It is rich, savory, spicy, aromatic, and zingy. A comforting meal, full of the flavors of Africa!

This classic dish from South Africa, Bobotie (pronounced ba-bo-tea), is made with ground beef seasoned to perfection, and a creamy, decadent topping. It is rich, savory, spicy, aromatic, and zingy. A comforting meal, full of the flavors of Africa!

17 ingredients

Meat
  • 1 1/2 lb Ground beef
Produce
  • 4 Bay leaves
  • 2 Garlic cloves
  • 1 tsp Herbs, dried
  • 1 Lemon, Zest and juice of medium
  • 2 Onions, large
Refrigerated
  • 2 Eggs, large
Canned Goods
  • 4 tsp Tomato paste
Condiments
  • 1 tbsp Apricot jam
  • 1/2 cup Fruit chutney
Baking & Spices
  • 4 tsp Curry powder, medium
  • 1 Salt and pepper
  • 1/2 tsp Turmeric, ground
Oils & Vinegars
  • 2 tbsp Olive oil
Nuts & Seeds
  • 1 tsp Cumin, ground
Bread & Baked Goods
  • 3 slices Bread
Dairy
  • 1 1/2 cup Milk
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This easy, all-in-one homemade biltong recipe results in a delightfully spiced, and oh-so-moreish snack! Biltong is a dried, cured meat that originated in Southern Africa. It can be made from a variety of types of meat such as beef (which is the most common variety you will find in South Africa), as well as game meats such as kudu or ostrich.

This easy, all-in-one homemade biltong recipe results in a delightfully spiced, and oh-so-moreish snack! Biltong is a dried, cured meat that originated in Southern Africa. It can be made from a variety of types of meat such as beef (which is the most common variety you will find in South Africa), as well as game meats such as kudu or ostrich.

This is the easiest beef stew you'll ever make! This quick dinner is based on the traditional South African bredie - a rich stew filled with flavour! If you're not sure where to start with dinner plans, this one-pot meal is the answer. Best of all - this is Fatima Sydow's delicious recipe, so you'll be cooking along with a famous local chef to boot! Now THAT's epic! 🤩

This is the easiest beef stew you'll ever make! This quick dinner is based on the traditional South African bredie - a rich stew filled with flavour! If you're not sure where to start with dinner plans, this one-pot meal is the answer. Best of all - this is Fatima Sydow's delicious recipe, so you'll be cooking along with a famous local chef to boot! Now THAT's epic! 🤩

Watch this video 👆🏽 to find out how to make a microwave malva pudding 🙌🏽 South Africa's classic and much-loved malva pudding is made even simpler by cooking it in the microwave 💯 It takes under 30 minutes to make and is perfect for sharing!