WATCH: 8 Fun facts on a few iconic South African foods

These 'did you know' facts might just amaze you!

06 Feb 2018

South Africa might be known for its beautiful tourist attractions – but nothing comes remotely close to our authentic South African cuisine. Whether it’s a spiced up version of a traditional potjiekos or an old family secret milk tart recipe – it’s a dish that will make you miss home wherever you might find yourself in the world.

We have compiled some fun facts on a few iconic dishes - have a look!

You might want to try some of these recipes that are infused with South African greatness!

Milk tart

Marie Biscuit and milk tart log


Chocolate milk tart 


Bobotie filo parcels with apple ring chutney

Bobotie and potato croquettes with yellow rice and banana salsa


Crumbed biltong and ricotta fritters

Easy Biltong bread

Malva pudding

Rooibos Malva Pudding

Caramel malva pudding with cognac pears


Granola and cranberry buttermilk rusks

Low carb orange, poppy seed and almond rusks


Boerewors vetkoek lollies with a tomato dip

Boerewors meatballs with tomato and basil sauce


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