Platvlei Crispy Cheese Scones

South Africa

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Appears in
Lavender & Lovage: A Culinary Notebook of Memories & Recipes From Home & Abroad

By Karen Burns-Booth

Published 2019

  • About

This fabulous recipe was given to me by Vanora whom I met on a recent trip to South Africa. She told me the story behind the recipe…”When I came out to South Africa from the UK via Australia to get married 45 years ago, my in-laws had a tennis party every Sunday on the farm for family and friends. Often my father-in-law played the first set with his 3 adult sons, all farmers, whilst they waited for friends and other family members to arrive. At 11am sharp the tea tray would be brought out w