Category: Sweets

Recipes for cakes and desserts

Koeksisters with a Rooibos tea twist

Single strand koeksister

Traditional South African koeksisters with a rooibos tea infusion.

Melktert Mochi (Milk mochi with cinnamon sugar)

Milk based Japanese rice cake with cinnamon

Mochi is so versatile. These sweet Japanese rice cakes are super stretchy and can be a show stopping dessert. With this recipe I put a South African twist to the Japanese classic.

Pumpkin Spiced Swiss Roll

Pumpkin Spiced Swiss Roll

Learn how to bake cute designs into a cake batter to decorate a Pumpkin Spiced Swiss Roll.

Creamy Instant Pot Rasmalai

Rasmalai with saffron

Rasmalai is one of those desserts that have really stumped me. Finally I think I’ve cracked it!

Panna cotta with Vanilla Specks

Panna cotta with raspberries

Panna Cotta – the name says it all! Rich, indulgent and utterly decadent.