Ostrich frikkadels with dried apricots

Perfect for a quick supper or a ready-to-go lunch.
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Recipe from: 28 December 2015
Preparation time: 35 min
Cooking time: 15 min


  • 1
    thick slice white bread
  • 60
  • 450
    ostrich mince (or a combination of ostrich and beef)
  • 1/2
    onion, finely chopped
  • 1
    clove garlic, finely chopped
  • 1
    thumb-sized piece of ginger, peeled and grated
  • 80
    soft dried apricots, chopped
  • 2
    extra-large eggs
  • pinch of finely ground nutmeg
  • cake flour
  • oil for frying
Servings: Change Serving



Soak the bread in the milk until soft, then drain and mix with the mince, onion, garlic, ginger, apricots and eggs, and season with the nutmeg, salt and pepper. Shape into walnut-sized balls and coat in flour.

Fry the frikkadels in hot oil and drain on paper towels. Allow to cool and pack with a dip such as tzatziki as a treat, or make a full meal of the frikkadels by wrapping them in tortillas with salad.

Text and image source: Home magazine.

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