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scotch bonnet chillies

Scotch Bonnet Chillies

Scotch Bonnet chillies looking great soon to be added to some spicy food. Scotch Bonnet chillies have a heat rating of 80,000–400,000 on the Scoville Scale that means crazy hot!


Day 290 Suurings

These Suurings have been used in cooking in the Cape by the local people for decades. The stems and flowers are sour and they were used instead of lemons in stews and bredies.

Green tea vinegar

Day 171 Flavoured Vinegars

Local flavours coming into their own with Fynbos vinegar along with other flavourings like Green Tea. South Africa has so many unique plants and it is great to see them coming out.


Day 170 Ikholiflawa

Great to see some of our local languages on our food packaging, like on this frozen Cauliflower label, refreshing and incorporating.


Day 160 Great Limited Edition Stocking Filler

I know it is just June and a long way till Christmas but it doesn’t mean you shouldn’t take advantage of great gifts for those Christmas stockings. This Colman’s Mustard gift set at just R89.99 for a jar of mustard a limited edition porcelain mustard holder and spoon, good value and great stocking filler.