Our Top Heritage Day Gadgets to perfect your Braai

Have you seen these nifty gagdets?

With Heritage Day only a few short weeks away, we thought it would be a good idea to highlight our favourite kitchen & braaing gadgets to make your life a little easier.

From braai tables, to tongs, aprons, ghost chilli spice rubs, wine bottle openers and biltong sliders, you will finds lots of ways to perfect your braai this year.

All products are available in South Africa with deliveries being made within only a few days, you’ve still got plenty of time to place your orders. Check them all out below.

#1 MyBraaiTable

It’s the perfect side-kick for your kettle braai, designed and manufactured in South Africa. No more borrowing the coffee and kids tables when braai’ing at home when you’ve got MyBraaiMate waiting to be the perfect side-kick to help you with your kettle braai setup. Have all your braai gear just a short arm’s length away, so you can keep in control when things get hot. [more info]

#2 lluminated BBQ Tongs

There’s a time at every braai where things are heating up, and then suddenly its dark. Either the sun sets or the crowd of guys around the fire just gets too thick. For those times, to prevent the dreaded burnt chops, whip out the Tonglite. With a centrally mounted light, you can turn it on and point it at the food so you can see it while you flip it. [more info]

picture of Tonglite Illuminated BBQ Tongs

#3 BBQ Chef – 3 Piece Knife Set

Rosle BBQ Chef – 3 Piece Knife Set is a 3-piece knife set consisting of: Chef’s knife – 20 cm blade, Utility knife serrated – 12 cm blade, Paring knife – 9 cm blade. Forged kitchen knife made from tempered special steel X50CrMoV15, tempered blade with 56° HRC. It has perfect balance, ergonomic handles made from black Pakka wood, and quality packaging. [read more]

Rosle BBQ Chef - 3 Piece Knife Set

#4 Star Wors Braai & Cooking Apron

May the sauce be with you! Be the envy of the entire Galactic Empire. Braai your wors in Imperial style with this neat and quirky Star Wars themed cooking and braai apron. It has an adjustable neck toggle so it’s sure to fit any size Star Wars fan – whether you’re as big as a towering Wookie or as shrimpy as an Ewok. [read more]

picture of Star Wors Braai & Cooking Apron (Black) - May the sauce be with you

#5 Cape Herb & Spice Ghost Chilli

Certainly not for the feint hearted! Made from the bhut jolokia, or ghost pepper. It was at one stage recognised as the world’s hottest pepper and was believed to have aquired the name “Ghost” because of the somewhat milky colour the just-ripe pepper assumes, which differentiaties it from other peppers. This seasoning will add fire to any dish, spice rub, sauce or marinade. [read more]

picture of Cape Herb & Spice Ghost Chilli (75g)

#6 Air-Powered Wine Bottle Opener

The fastest and easiest way to open a wine bottle! As Seen on the TV Shows “Desperate Housewives” and “Brothers and Sisters”. Combining the “fastest, easiest way to open a bottle of wine” of the Cork Pop I with the added convenience of a built-in 4 blade foil cutter and patented cork release feature. [read more]

picture of CorkPops Air-Powered Wine Bottle Opener

#7 Bamboo Biltong Slicer

This handy biltong slicer is the perfect gadget for biltong lovers, allowing you to adapt the size of your slice with ease. It’s lever action allows for quick and even slicing. The The stainless steel knife can be removed from the bamboo cutting board for cleaning and independent use. The built-in sharpener will keep the blade sharp for continued enjoyment. [read more]

Bamboo Biltong Slicer

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