Bobotie

Recipe from: 13 august 2010

Ingredients 21
Servings 6
Time 15 mins

Ingredients

  • 5 ml (1)
    tsp
    oil
  • 2
    onions, peeled and finely chopped
  • 2
    cloves
    garlic, crushed
  • OR:
  • 5 ml (1)
    tsp
    dried crushed garlic or flakes
  • 500
    g
    topside mince
  • 22 ml (1 1/2)
    Tbs
    curry powder - may seem a lot, but the lentils suck up all the flavour
  • 2 ml (1/2)
    tsp
    salt
  • 30 ml (2)
    Tbs
    'lite' or ordinary chutney
  • 15 ml (1)
    Tbs
    smooth apricot jam
  • 15 ml (1)
    Tbs
    worcestershire sauce
  • 5 ml (1)
    tsp
    turmeric
  • 30 ml (2)
    Tbs
    brown vinegar
  • 60 ml (1/4)
    cup
    oat bran
  • 1 x 410
    g
    tin brown lentils
  • OR:
  • 250 ml (1)
    cup
    cooked lentils
  • 100 ml (2/5)
    cup
    sultanas
  • 2
    eggs
  • 250 ml (1)
    cup
    low-fat milk
  • pinch
    salt and turmeric
 

Method

1 hour
 
Preheat the oven to 180 degrees celcius.
Heat the oil in a saucepan and fry the onion and garlic until soft.
Add the meat and fry until brown.
Add the curry powder, salt, chutney, apricot jam, Worcestershire sauce, turmeric and vinegar to the meat and onion mixture. Mix well.
Add the oat bran, lentils and sultanas to the meat and simmer for a few minutes. Remove from the heat.
Add one egg, mix well and spoon into a greased ovenproof dish. Level the mixture.
Beat the other egg with the milk, salt and turmeric.
Pour egg and milk over the meat, put bay leaves on top and bake in the preheated oven for 1 hour.
Serve with 125-250 ml (1/2 - 1 c) cooked brown or basmati rice per person and a large salad.
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