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Vegan Rusks

Vegan Rusks

I can only apologise - for the wait. Months ago, I promised in my non-vegan buttermilk rusks recipe that I was going to veganise it very soon. Alas, it has not been 'very soon'. We ALWAYS have a tin of these delicious snacks in my house but I seem to have forgotten to share them with you because I’ve been distracted by constantly looking to post the freshest, most exciting idea I've got going.  

But they're finally here! 

Buttermilk Rusks

Buttermilk Rusks

When I was in South Africa, I came across certain foods that I learnt were deeply embedded in South African culture. For instance, a South African 'braai' (barbecue) is something of an art form and not to be messed with - the suggestion of using a gas-powered barbecue is actually insulting out there. Secondly, Rooibos (AKA red bush) tea: the go-to standard cup of tea is brewed with leaves from the Rooibos plant which produces a caffeine-free, earthy, slightly fruity beverage. And lastly, rusks [...]