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South Africa: Finding a Way Forward

We all know that politics is a topic that should rather be avoided around the Braai fire, but seeing that the elections are just around the corner, I decided that this post has way too much true and accurate political analysis and advise that I had to post it. “NP and ANC: The Parallels John Kane Berman says our new racial engineers will fail, just like the old ones did. Keynote address by John Kane Berman, Chief Executive of the South African Institute of Race Relations, at the SwissCham Southern…

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Top 10 Braai Tips

“Earlier today a journalist asked me for my top 10 braai tips. Considering that I did not have such a list of tips, I sucked them out of my thumb. Here they are: Nothing beats a real wood fire. Gas is Afrikaans for a guest at your braai, not something you braai with. Braaing is the only fat-negative way of cooking food. Even when you steam it, the fat in the food stays behind. When you braai, the fat drips out. Never braai with indigenous wood. Alien vegetation like Rooikrantz…

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