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Saturday, February 25, 2012

South African Ground Lamb Bobotie

South African Ground Lamb Bobotie

South African Ground Lamb Bobotie


Bobotie is a favorite dish of South African descendants of the Boer people. Bobotie is similar to American meatloaf except a little sweetness is added to the recipes. There are 100’s of different ways to make Bobotie but lamb is our favorite.


South African Ground Lamb Bobotie


Ground Lamb Bobotie

Ingredients

2 pounds ground lamb

2 medium onions finely chopped

2 large tomatoes finely chopped

2 tablespoons white vinegar
2 large eggs

1 tablespoon apricot jam

1/2 banana sliced

1 large apple finely chopped

2 tablespoons curry powder

2 tablespoons minced garlic

1 1/2 teaspoon sugar

Salt to taste


Directions

Brown lamb and drain off excess fat. Add onions cook until transparent. Add all ingredients into a large bowl, mix well and cook 350 degrees 50 minutes in a bread loaf pan. Serve with rice.

South African Bobotie


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