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Snacks for Champions


This Saturday the Springboks take their well-deserved place in the 2015 Rugby World Cup semi-final, going up against New Zealand at Twickenham stadium in London.

Millions of South Africans across the country will be gathering around their television screens to witness the epic showdown, and their zealous cheering will inevitably need to be fuelled by a supply of great supporter snacks.

We've compiled a list of some of our favourite recipes for some gourmet game day fare, guaranteed to keep your guests festive and well fed.

 

1. Vegetable Crisps

For a slightly healthier take on a classic spectator snack, try these vegetable crisps made with parsnips and sweet potatoes. Trust us, no one will be missing the usual packets of potatoes after they've tasted these...

rugby-vegetable-crisps

Get the recipe here.

2. The Ultimate Boerewors Roll

Simple ingredients like peppers, marsala, baked beans and a french baguette put an incredibly tasty twist on this proudly South African grub.

rugby-boerewors-roll

Get the recipe here.

3. Aubergine Dip with Tortilla Chips

Nothing store-bought could ever beat something like this homemade dip, a snack made utterly more-ish when accompanied by these unbelievably easy to make tortilla chips!

rugby-dip-pic

Get the recipe here.

4. Springbok Pizza

If you're wanting some seriously fancy finger food, honour our team's namesake with this top class pizza, made with smoked springbok, buffalo mozzarella  and fig pizza.

rugby-springbok-pizza

Get the recipe here.

5. Guinness Pretzel Chocolate Cupcakes

Nothing says sports fan food like beer and pretzels, but who would've thought they could be combined to satisfy a sweet tooth?! These cupcakes are delightfully decadent and will make the perfect game day dessert.

rugby-pretzel-cupcakes

Get the recipe here.

 

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