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African Bobotie


3 slices day old bread

1 1/2 c. milk

2 med. onions, chopped

1 garlic clove, minced

1/2 c. slivered almonds

1/2 c. raisins

2 eggs

1 tbsp. sugar

1 tbsp. salt

1 tsp. curry powder

1/8 tsp. pepper

1 tsp. vinegar

1 tsp. lemon juice

1 1/2 lbs. ground beef


Soak bread in milk. Squeeze milk from bread, reserving milk.Combine all ingredients, except milk and 1 egg. Press mixture intoan 11 x 7 inch baking dish. Add enough milk to reserve milk to make3/4 cup. Beat together milk and remaining egg. Pour over meatmixture. Bake, uncovered, at 350 degrees for 1 hour or until goldenbrown and firm to the touch.