Food Guides

Who doesn’t like a good chow? Africa is no exception when it comes to a huge diversity of choice. From McDonalds to Mopane worms to a real carnivore’s braai, Africa has something to eat for all tastes.

Mopane worms – A true delicacy in southern Africa

Mopane worms – A true delicacy in southern Africa

Considered a true delicacy, the mopane worm is widely consumed in rural areas of southern Africa. Being highly nutritious makes it an important source of protein for a lot of households in these areas. Scientifically known as the Gonimbrasia Belina, the mopane worm is...

How Karoo lamb gets its unique flavour

How Karoo lamb gets its unique flavour

The Karoo is a semi-desert area in South Africa, located in the central and western part of the country. The Karoo encompasses nearly 40% of South Africa, comparable to the size of Germany. It is a very dry area with an annual rainfall between 50 - 250 mm. The name...