Goat’s Cheese with Caramelised Capsicum Relish

Goat's Cheese
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  • 120g South Cape Goat’s Cheese
  • 1 red capsicum, finely chopped
  • 1/4 cup dark brown sugar
  • 1/4 cup red wine vinegar
  • 1 clove garlic, crushed
  • 1/2 teaspoon grated ginger
  • fresh coriander, chives or continental parsley, for serving
  • crispbreads or crackers, for serving


Goat’s cheese is a special cheese with flavours that deserve to be celebrated. In this dish, you can enjoy your Goat’s cheese as simple snack, with a tangy homemade relish on top.

1. Combine capsicum, sugar, vinegar, garlic and ginger in a saucepan and bring to the boil.

2. Reduce heat and simmer for 20-25 minutes, stirring occasionally until capsicum has softened to a dark red colour and mixture has thickened.

3. Allow to cool completely.

4. Place goat’s cheese on a serving plate, spoon relish on top, garnish with coriander and serve with crispbreads.