Sauces & Condiments

Recipes, Sauces & Condiments, Starters, Salads & Snacks, Vegetarian

Homemade tahini

Makes about 200 ml tahini paste Tahini is a well-known condiment originating from the Middle East and Mediterranean. Its flavour and health properties have become so popular that it’s appearing in recipes far and wide. Although tahini is often shop-bought, you only need two ingredients to make it at home. Westfalia Avocado Oil and sesame seeds become a thick, nutty…

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Recipes, Sauces & Condiments, South African Inspiration

Rustic chakalaka

Makes about 1,25 litres This typically South African sauce is a must-have at your next braai. Chakalaka is a tomato-based sauce seasoned with ginger, spices and carrots. Do yourself a favour and make this recipe from scratch – you will never want to buy it ready-made again. Chakalaka is synonymous with pap and wors, but definitely not the only way…

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Recipes, Sauces & Condiments

Guacamole and cauliflower hummus

Makes 600 – 750 ml Hummus is a popular chickpea paté typically served with warm pieces of pita bread or as a dip with veggies. It’s delicious on a sandwich or burger and well-known as part of vegetarian or even vegan meals. These days a range of other ingredients are added for new flavour profiles. Roasting cauliflower with the chickpeas,…

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Recipes, Sauces & Condiments, Starters, Salads & Snacks

Westfalia pesto

Makes about 250 ml A freshly made basil pesto can turn any dish into something special. The Italians prepare it with pine nuts and fresh garlic in a pestle and mortar, but this is the hassle-free Westfalia way. Instead of pine nuts, which are not always easily available in South Africa, sunflower seeds or flaked almonds are used. Westfalia Garlic…

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