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Thanks Zurie, this recipe, out of many that I have tried over the years, comes closest to my grandmother's one. You have not only made my day, but that of my sister as well! Brings back so many childhood memories :) As for the previous review of this recipe, this is nowhere near a Roly Poly dessert.

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Chef Africa February 06, 2009

Gorgeous!! I remember Mrs. Louw's pudding after the "Braai" (BBQ) as a child. Mum always insisted it was Malva pudding, but I've tried every Malva pudding recipe to date. PS. most Malva puddings have a dash of vinegar in the recipe and this recipe does not. Voila, I found it, cooked it for the Irish in-laws and now every one's begging for thee recipe. I usually share but i think I'll keep this on tight. LOVED IT!! Telefoon poeding - yum yum yum!!

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wendywii April 10, 2009

i have this recipe, has been passed down the family for years, and we called it Malfa Pudding

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eng.ela February 06, 2009

This desert is also known as "Rolly Polly".

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mdavel January 25, 2009
South African Telephone Pudding