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- noun South Africa A traditional
Malay confectionconsisting of a deep-fried twistedor plaited doughnutdipped in syrupimmediately after cooking.
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Wikipedia: A koeksister or koesister comes from the Dutch word koekje, the diminutive of koek meaning “cake”.
Before departing, Mandela grabbed a koeksister saying when he first arrived in Johannesburg he lived on bread and water, as this was all his salary allowed.
President Nelson Mandela on Tuesday briefly attended a late birthday party hosted by about 100 presidential staff, grabbing a koeksister before dashing off to another engagement.
Police spokesman Capt Wicus Holtzhausen said Gilmore was last seen alive on Friday when she had manned a koeksister stall at the
When Nelson Mandela turned to me and said: "Evita, give me another koeksister," I knew we were home and dry.
It doesn't show up on the airport security X-rays and a frozen koeksister will kill any al-Qaeda pilot.
*hands Grem plait wiv superduperjumbosize koeksister* Enjoi!