Stand a chance to WIN a R1 000 SPAR voucher!



This Mother’s Day, celebrate the most important woman in your life with these simple yet tasty dishes from SPAR. Plus stand a chance to WIN a R1 000 SPAR voucher!

Hash potatoes with tomato and egg

Prep time: 10 minutes

Cooking time: 40 minutes

Serves: 4

  • 3 medium potatoes, peeled and diced
  • 1 x 410g can SPAR Whole Peeled Tomatoes, chopped
  • 4 Large SPAR Eggs
  • 4 tablespoons (60ml) SPAR Sunflower Oil
  • 1 onion, chopped
  • 6 SPAR Chicken Bangers Chakalaka Flavoured, sliced
  • 3 tablespoons chopped parsley
  • Salt and black pepper
  1. Heat oil in a large heavy-bottomed frying pan. Add potatoes and onion. Cook for 20 minutes or until golden.
  2. Add sausages and cook for 10 minutes.
  3. Add tomatoes and cook for 5 minutes. Stir in parsley, and season with salt and pepper.
  4. Using a wooden spoon, make 4 evenly spaced wells in the mixture and crack an egg into each.
  5. Reduce heat and cover pan with a lid. Cook until egg whites are set. Serve with crusty bread.

Custard tartlets

Prep time: 20 minutes

Cooking time: 20 minutes

Makes: 8

  • 1 roll SPAR Ready Rolled Shortcrust Pastry, thawed
  • 1 x 400g can SPAR Pineapple Pieces, for serving
  • 6 sliced strawberries, for serving
  • 4 tablespoons SPAR Golden Syrup, for serving


  • 2 cups SPAR Vanilla Flavoured Custard
  • 2 tablespoons cornflour
  • 4 tablespoons (60ml) cold water
  • 2 tablespoons (30ml) SPAR Lemon Juice
  • ¼ cup SPAR Full Cream Condensed Milk
  1. Preheat oven to 180°C. Lightly grease 6 loose-based tartlet pans.
  2. Roll out pastry and cut into circles that fit into the pans. Press into pans and weigh down with beans or rice. Bake for 10 minutes and set aside to cool down.
  3. Simmer custard in a small saucepan. Blend cornflour with water to form a paste. Add to custard and whisk over low heat until thickened. Remove from heat.
  4. Stir lemon juice into condensed milk. Fold into custard and set aside to cool down.
  5. Remove tartlets from pans and arrange on a platter or individual side plates.
  6. Fill pastry cases with custard. Top with pineapple pieces and strawberry slices, and drizzle with golden syrup. Serve immediately.


Stand a chance to WIN a R1 000 SPAR voucher. To enter, fill out the form below and answer the question: Which of these SPAR products are your favourite?


1. Competition closes on the 31st of May 2018.
2. There is a limit of five entries per user.
3. No under 18s are allowed to enter.
4. The overall winners will be chosen in a random draw and will be notified by email.
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6. Winners will be disqualified if they are unable to provide us with all requested information, including an ID number.
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SPAR Chicken Bangers Chakalaka Flavoured

These have a typical South African flavour. They are fully cooked, frozen and individually packed. Just defrost, reheat and enjoy!.


SPAR Canned Pineapple Pieces

These golden delicious pineapple pieces are a great addition to almost any dish. All you have to do is open and indulge.

SPAR Vanilla Flavoured Custard

With a smooth and creamy texture, this delightful custard is the perfect accompaniment for your favourite pudding. Serves hot or cold, this delicious treat can also be enjoyed on its own. It contains no preservatives, has natural colourants and is MSG-free. It is available in 500ml and 1ℓ.

SPAR Full Cream Condensed Milk

This can be used in several dessert dishes or enjoyed on its own. If not opened, it stays for years without the need for refrigeration.

SPAR Ready Rolled Shortcrust Pastry

A convenient ready-to-use product, this pastry is available at a competitive price. Crisp, crumbly and light-frozen, it is ideal for any dessert or savoury dish!