Cape Malay Ramadhan recipes

By Tantalise My Taste Buds | Sweet and savoury treats for Ramadhan as shared in homes across Cape Town and around the world.

Almond and Coconut bread

Heat the oven to 180 degrees Celcius or 160 fan / 350 F / Gas mark 4.<p>Spray a 26cm loaf tin well with cooking spray or grease and line with baking …

Greek yogurt and Granola breakfast bowl

Greek yogurt and Granola breakfast bowl<p>Course: Breakfast<p>Cuisine: South African<p>Prep Time: 5 minutes<p>Total Time: 5 minutes<p>Servings: 2<p>Calories: 392 …

Chicken and mushroom pie

Debone the chicken, removing the skin and bones and shred chicken or cut into cubes.<p>In a high sided sauté pan or pot, melt the butter over medium …

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Pancakes

As a child I loved the tender thin pancakes or crepes that were curled into tubes and wrapped around cardamom and cinnamon scented sweetened coconut. …

Boeber

Rinse the sago, cover with water and allow to soak for 20 minutes.<p>On a low heat, melt the butter in a pot and add the vermicelli.<p>Allow the butter to …

Daltjies spinach and corn fritters

In a clean medium sized bowl sift the chickpea flour, cake flour and salt.<p>Add the ground cumin, ground coriander and turmeric and combine with a …

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Cardamom bollas with saffron syrup

Sift the flour, cardamom and baking powder together in a bowl with the salt and set aside.<p>Whisk the eggs and sugar in a bowl until it has doubled in …

Sweet corn and polenta fritters

Sweet corn and polenta fritters<p>Prep time<p>15 mins<p>Cook time<p>20 mins<p>Total time<p>35 mins<p>Pillowing fritters, crispy on the outside and soft on the inside with …

Mushroom soup

I haven’t cooked mushroom soup often over the years and on the occasions that I did, I found that they never quite measured up to my childhood …

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Mieliepap with fresh berries

I have childhood memories of my mother getting up an hour or so before suhoor to start preparing it. As children, our favorite suhoor meal was …

Red lentil soup

It was the second day of Ramadhan and I was still craving soup, but was not inclined to spend hours making one.<p>I found a recipe for lentil soup that …

Falooda milkshake

As children, having falooda at iftar was like having parent-mandated milkshake every day of the week.<p>My mother always boiled the milk first and let …