The one positive of this, even if some of it is depressing, is that there'll be life on the other side, writes Adriaan Basson.
For meat lovers, the lure of biltong is often irresistible!
SA's favourite meaty snack is making waves.
SA's magical meaty snack reaches hero status.
A new analysis of inflation data shows that the price of biltong rose quickly in 2017 and 2018, getting more expensive much faster than other snacks – especially slabs of chocolate.
Stoffelberg Biltong believes butcheries are going away, and with them will disappear South Africans' favourite biltong. So now is the right time to establish a pre-packaged "natural" brand biltong-lovers can believe in – and it intends to be that brand.
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Accompanied by wood fired beetroot, biltong and goats cheese flatbread.
Stryve, the company that cornered the US biltong market by buying out expat South Africans, sees a lot more upside.
Sandwiches can get greasy if not eaten immediately, so pack tortilla rolls instead.
A lighter version of the more traditional creamed biltong soup.
The protein in – and taste of – biltong blew Gabe Carimi away when he first discovered it in 2017. Now his Stryve Biltong sells weirdly flavoured droëwors, and is quietly rolling out "trail mix" with biltong.
Earlier this year Stryve Biltong bought out first Biltong USA, then Braaitime, two companies founded by former South Africans. Now it has a war chest it intends to use proclaiming biltong to be superior to pathetic US attempts to dry meat.
Stuff rye bread with whole leeks, biltong and cheese and stud the bread with whole garlic cloves. Serve with butter and extra biltong.
Here are a few yummy and er, weird South African dishes...
You’re probably making this mistake when you make your own biltong at home.
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