Chakalaka – a spicy condiment that almost always include grated carrots, chopped garlic, chunks of green pepper, sliced onions, cauliflower florets, chopped chillies, ginger, coriander, curry powder and tinned baked beans.

It’s said that black mine workers threw everything they had, onions, carrots, garlic, chillies, cabbage, green pepper, curry spices and a can of baked beans in a pot, let it simmer and served whatever came out over their pap.


Category: South African Cuisine

Subcategory: Condiments and Relishes