Great recipes!

Chocolate ice cream

Makes: 1500ml INGREDIENTS 2 cups (500ml) milk 1 ½ cups (300g) sugar 2 tablespoons cornstarch 3 egg yolks 100g chocolate 1/2 cup (125ml) hot milk 200g cream, double 3 egg whites 3 tablespoons sugar PREPARATION Chop and dissolve chocolate in hot milk inside a bowl. Place egg yolks, sugar and cornstarch in a saucepan. Stir […]

Prune and walnut pastries

Makes: 24 INGREDIENTS 1 cup prunes, soaked and chopped ½ cup walnuts, chopped 200g plain sweet biscuits, crushed 2 tablespoons butter 1tablespoon cognac (French brandy) ½ cup (125ml) cream, double PREPARATION Place prunes, walnuts, biscuits, butter and cognac in a bowl. Mix well and stir in cream. Work the mixture with your hands and form […]

Semolina pudding with raisins

Serves 12 INGREDIENTS 150g semolina ½ cup (100g) sugar 100g ( ½ cup) raisins 1000 ml (4 cups) milk 2 egg whites 2 egg yolks 1 glass (small) rum finely grated lemon rind PREPARATION Heat milk in a saucepan and bring to the boil. At that moment, sprinkle the semolina into the milk, stirring continuously […]

Tomato jam

NGREDIENTS 2kg tomatoes 1200g sugar 3 cloves juice of 1 lemon PREPARATION Wash tomatoes well. Place them in a large saucepan, covered with boiling water, for some minutes and remove skin. Cut in halves and remove seeds and core. Slice. Place them in a ceramic bowl, alternately layered with sugar. Allow to stand overnight. Place […]

Wind fritters

Madkes 3 dozen INGREDIENTS 2 cups (500ml) water pinch of salt 100g butter 2 cups (240g) flour 5 eggs finely grated lemon rind oil for cooking PREPARATION Place water, butter and salt in a saucepan and slowly bring to the boil. As soon as the mixture boils, quickly stir in flour, using a wooden spoon. […]