That tasty bacon can kill you

2015-11-01 16:03

It sounds outrageous at face value, but according to 22 experts from 10 countries, processed meats increase the risk of bowel cancer by almost 20%.

The Countess in Johannesburg

2015-09-29 15:03

American Smokehouse.

PitMasters in Cape Town

2015-09-08 11:41

It's smokin' on Woodbridge island.

Ostrich kebabs with couscous

2015-08-09 00:00

For a delicious variation, rub the ostrich with a mixture of chilli powder, cumin, chopped garlic, salt and allspice.

Curry meatballs

2015-07-29 14:05

Delicious cooked beef meatballs smothered in a sweet curry and onion sauce, to enjoy hot or cold.

Long-distance runners may have more 'desirable' genes

2015-04-10 10:24

Among our ancestors, males who were good distance runners may have been more desirable to females, a new study suggests.

Mexican company gets deal to invest in Cuba

2015-03-01 12:29

A Mexican meat processing firm is the first international company to get approval for an investment project in Cuba's first special economic development area.

Gourmet boerie with mushroom sauce

2014-12-13 00:00

A decadent sauce which takes the boerewors roll to a whole new level.

Red meat for athletes – part I

2014-11-17 11:57

DietDoc outlines the important role of red meat in the diet of sportsmen and women.

Cowspiracy: The film that environmental organisations don't want you to see

2014-11-12 13:06

Watch the trailer of the South African Premiere of Cowspiracy. A groundbreaking feature-length environmental documentary about large-scale factory farming.


The Local Grill in Wellington

2015-10-19 15:45

Just like your local butcher, only better.

Kubu Cuisine in Cape Town

2015-09-09 10:56

Kubu, the grill house for Africa.

Buzz Factory in Port Elizabeth

2015-09-02 09:52

A pub style venue that welcomes kids.

Black Sam Smoque in Johannesburg

2015-08-05 09:35

Introduces American BBQ to braai-crazy South Africa.

Don Armando Food and Restaurant in Cape Town

2015-07-29 09:55

A family-run Argentinean Restaurant.

Lab-grown chicken next on the menu

2015-03-17 14:51

Researchers in Israel are working on an even trickier recipe two years after scientists cooked up the first test tube beef hamburger: the world's first lab-grown chicken.

Carne SA in Constantia

2014-12-18 11:53

Dedicated entirely to meat as is evident from its Italian name, Carne SA is a carnivore’s paradise serving a unique offering of the finest cuts of Romagnola beef, Dorper lamb and game.

Can the 'Banting' diet cause diabetes?

2014-12-02 15:52

It is generally agreed that type 2 diabetics should eat better and exercise more. What is controversial, however, is which diet is best – low carb or vegetarian.

Is it realistic to ask South Africans to eat less meat?

How realistic it is to ask impoverished people in South Africa to eat less meat?

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Why you should know where your meat comes from

2014-11-03 14:03

Caroline McCann, owner of Braeside Meat Market says consumers should ask questions.

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