Maize stands shoulder-to-shoulder amongst all things truly South African. It’s right up there with biltong, braais and vuvuzelas. It’s a simple yet delicious staple that forms the foundation of our great nation. Everyone has their take on a hearty bowl of maize, which makes it perfect for any occasion. Every dish is an a-maize-ing one with Pride Maize Meal!
It’s September, and that means it’s braai month! Let’s squash the idea that the only burgers that belong on a braai are the meaty kind. In fact, it’s entirely possible to have a totally meat-free braai without compromising on taste or texture! MyKitchen and Fry’s are here to show you how.
Research done by Ask Africa has shown that Nulaid has been the best egg brand in South African for the past 10 years. Not only that, but they have also received the award for Icon Brand status in 2013 and 2014. Read on to find out all about them, plus some delicious MK recipes to inspire you.
Mayonnaise is an incredible condiment that can fix even the most boring recipe with just one dollop. It adds a tart creaminess to a simple sandwich or traditional coleslaw and pairs well with a variety of delicious flavours from fresh herbs to spicy chillies and everything in between. B-well Original Tangy Mayonnaise is not only a great mayo, but it is also gluten-free and vegan friendly, containing no eggs or dairy. The next time you’re at a loss for what to whip up in the kitchen think about these 5 easy tangy mayo recipes.
If you’ve been on Instagram lately, you’ll no doubt have seen posts highlighting the beautiful rolling fields of buttery-gold canola fields throughout the Western Cape. These fields produce one of the healthiest cooking oils, perfect for making fragrant curries, sticky caramelised onions and crispy fries. And not only is B-well Canola Oil locally produced, but it’s incredibly versatile both in and out of the kitchen, inspiring us to grab a bottle and start experimenting.
If you’re like us, one of the highlights of your day is probably what you’re going to eat next. And there’s no reason you can’t keep it as healthy as possible by always adding an avo for extra nutrition. Whether you’re preparing your own food at home (hello green avo sauce!) or ordering in, perfect your meals by topping them off with thick slices of avocado!
How dull would life be if only one tile fits all? If every home looked the same, our spaces would lose their individuality and their personality. But when it comes to decorating your kitchen and dining areas, Italtile promises one of South Africa’s widest range of luxury imported and local porcelain tiles for walls and floors, indoor and outdoor. From a wood aesthetic to stone and screed, here are some of our favourites, and there’s sure to be tile collection perfect for you.
Olive oil has long been a staple in Mediterranean diets, used daily in everything from pasta sauces to desserts. With its fresh fruity aroma and distinct peppery aftertaste, B-well’s Extra Virgin Olive Oil can boost the flavour of any dish. Not only it is delicious, but it’s also 100% cold-pressed, retaining all those beneficial antioxidants found in olives, making it an excellent choice for your health. We love the B-well Extra Virgin Olive Oil so much, that we’re sharing our top 5 quick and easy olive oil recipes with you to inspire you to try it for yourself!
One thing we’ve all learnt during the recent COVID-19 pandemic, as well as the sustained lockdown that accompanied it here in SA, is that South Africans can cook! We love to eat, and with our access to prepared food more limited than before, more and more of us have turned to our own kitchens for not only sustenance but comfort and entertainment as well.
When it comes to cooking, sometimes we love spending hours in the kitchen, and at others, we just want to get something cooked and on the table as quickly as possible. And it’s in these instances that a humble tin of baking spray can go a long way. While most of us are used to using non-stick sprays to grease baking tins, B-well’s Baking Spray is full of unlocked potential.