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koeksister

(ˈkʊkˌsɪstə)
n
(Cookery) South African a plaited doughnut deep-fried and soaked in syrup
[Afrikaans, but possibly of Malay origin]
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And don't forget the pumpkin fritters with cinnamon and sweet butterscotch sauce and other desserts like Koeksisters (a sort of fried bread), Melk tart and Malva pudding
Many favourite South African dishes and beverages will be available to purchase on the day including boerewors rolls, vetkoek and mince, koeksisters and milk tart.
There was Tsebhi derho with Injera from Eritria, Fufu soup and pounded Cassava from Ghana, Balboa and Tamarind juice from Sudan, Koeksisters, Boerewors and milk tarts from South Africa, walnut and date cookies from Syria, Kushry from Egypt, Malaysian Satay, Swedish Chocolate cake, dumplings from China, Adobo from the Philippines, Paella tortilla Patata from Spain, Pierogi from Poland, Sarmalle and polenta from Romania, Gallo pinto from Costa Rica, Arapa from Venezuela, Purple corn juice from Peru, Vegemite sandwiches and lamingtons from Australia, Pasteis de Bacachau from Portugal, Gado Gado and Bakwan from Brazil, pani - puries and pav bhaji from India, American doughnuts and many other recipes each with its own story and heritage
Koeksisters are a sort of cross between doughnuts and biscuits.
Koeksisters are little braided doughs that are fried till golden brown, then immersed in sugary syrup.
As she declares that she plans to stay in South Africa for an extra week, she reaches for one of her aunt Johanna's koeksisters (286), part of the parade of traditional foods Johanna has presented to turn her "back into a South African" (14).
This unique festival also provides the rare opportunity to taste traditional South African dishes such as Boerewors and Biltong as well as South African themed deserts like Mango-PeriPeri Gelato and Koeksisters.
Koeksisters, biltong, carrot cake, lemingtons, baklava ( all homemade in my kitchen, except for the biltong
En Saterdae is daar sport speel en afkoel; Sondae weer kerk en koeksisters na die diens.
n Uitstappie na 'n nabygelee museum kan byvoorbeeld ondemeem word en 'n Afrikaanssprekende kan as gasheer/gasvrou in 'n begeleide toer optree, en die leerders kan onthaal word met tradisionele geregte soos melktert, koeksisters, biltong en pampoenkoekies.
The smell of freshly baked tarts and koeksisters (a traditional Cape Malay delicacy of deep fried, plaited dough, dipped in syrup and coconut) is wafting through the air.
Transfer the koeksisters from the syrup to a wide tray in a single layer.