Papalaka

Or should we say Chakalekker? The perfect pap tart.

 

Prep Time20 minsCook Time1 hr 30 mins

 

Ingredients:
For the maize meal:
 4 cups water
 3 cups First Choice Milk
 2 tsp salt
 2 cups maize meal
 2 tbsp First Choice Butter
For the tart:
 1 large onion, chopped
 1 tin whole peeled tomatoes
 1 tin spicy chakalaka
 240 g First Choice Cheddar Cheese

Directions:
For the maize meal:
1

Place the water and First Choice Milk in a pot on medium to high heat, and bring to the boil.

2

Add salt and maize meal and whisk until combined, with no lumps.

3

Turn the heat to low and let the maize meal steam for 45 minutes.

4

Stir in the First Choice Butter and set aside.

For the fillings:
5

Fry the onions in a bit of oil and add a teaspoon of sugar to caramelise.
You can use a large dish or individual dishes to serve the Papalaka.

6

Start your dish with a layer of maize meal, followed by fried onions, tomato, chakalaka and First Choice Cheese. Repeat with another layer of each and finish of with First Choice Cheese.

7

Place in the oven and grill for 15 - 30 minutes or until the cheese is golden brown. Keep a close eye on it!

8

Serve and enjoy!

Ingredients

Ingredients:
For the maize meal:
 4 cups water
 3 cups First Choice Milk
 2 tsp salt
 2 cups maize meal
 2 tbsp First Choice Butter
For the tart:
 1 large onion, chopped
 1 tin whole peeled tomatoes
 1 tin spicy chakalaka
 240 g First Choice Cheddar Cheese

Directions

Directions:
For the maize meal:
1

Place the water and First Choice Milk in a pot on medium to high heat, and bring to the boil.

2

Add salt and maize meal and whisk until combined, with no lumps.

3

Turn the heat to low and let the maize meal steam for 45 minutes.

4

Stir in the First Choice Butter and set aside.

For the fillings:
5

Fry the onions in a bit of oil and add a teaspoon of sugar to caramelise.
You can use a large dish or individual dishes to serve the Papalaka.

6

Start your dish with a layer of maize meal, followed by fried onions, tomato, chakalaka and First Choice Cheese. Repeat with another layer of each and finish of with First Choice Cheese.

7

Place in the oven and grill for 15 - 30 minutes or until the cheese is golden brown. Keep a close eye on it!

8

Serve and enjoy!

Papalaka
2018-06-04T15:08:31+00:00