South African Monkey Gland Sauce…(Yes You Read That Right)

Because of our deep love for braais, it should come as no surprise that South African's absolutely love sauces. Monkey gland sauce, just happens to be one of those. The name is completely misleading and has┬ánothing to do with monkey glands or monkeys or glands for that matter. It's one of those sauces that you … Continue reading South African Monkey Gland Sauce…(Yes You Read That Right)

South African Milk Tart: Microwave Edition

South African Melk Tert, or Milk Tart in English, is another one of those classic South African recipes that has been around for generations and can be found in every region of the southern African nation. It dates back to the 1600's when the Dutch first settled in the Cape. Since then it has been … Continue reading South African Milk Tart: Microwave Edition

Ouma’s Famous Coconut ‘Freeze & Bake’ Cookies

There's nothing better or more comforting than being welcomed by the smell of freshly baked cookies. These cookies are no exception...at least so I've been told. I love hearing stories about my mom's childhood growing up with her three brothers. I always heard about these mysterious cookies that my Ouma (my mom's mother) used to … Continue reading Ouma’s Famous Coconut ‘Freeze & Bake’ Cookies