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THE ORIGINAL BILTONG COMPANY

OUR BILTONG

Our British & Irish grass fed silverside beef is naturally reared and traceable back to the farm.

It is marinated in our unique blend of herbs and spices, which delivers a richly flavoured Biltong,

We cure our biltong in purpose built driers that allow us to be hands on in the process and deliver a truly artisanal biltong product. Once it is cured to perfection, we slice and packaged to order to ensure the freshest flavour.

Our biltong is Allergen, Gluten & MSG free, has a high protein, low salt, no nitrates and is an exceptional quality, soft bite protein snack.

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THE ORIGINAL BILTONG COMPANY

OUR INGREDIENTS

We’ve kept to tradition, because we believe the best tasting Biltong is made from simple, natural, store cupboard ingredients.

We have worked tirelessly to source sustainable quality no nonsense ingredients.

Our products contains no MSG, no nitrates and no added sugar.

OUR STORY

When I think back to my childhood, what I remember most is my family, friends and fresh air. While I played outside – barefoot under the African sun – my family made truly artisanal biltong using natural spice blends, recipes and traditional processes handed down from generation to generation. Slowly but surely, I inherited my family’s profound passion for producing real, authentic food with a healthy respect for the environment.

The Original Biltong Company has stayed true to this tradition, because we believe the best tasting biltong is made from simple, natural, delicious ingredients. It begins with the quality of our grass-fed British and Irish beef, our authentic drying process and our secret blend of herbs and spices; and it ends once that meat has been perfectly cured, hand selected, sliced, and packed for freshness.

Each bite is a proud tribute to the Holtshausen families who never cease to inspire our passion, our product, our life.”

- WAYNE HOLSTSHOUSEN, FOUNDER.

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THE NUMBERS MATTER

Biltong is high in protein, low in carbohydrates, low in calories and a nutritional food snack that rivals many other snack alternatives. Biltong is a convenient way of getting a quality serving of protein. Including protein in your diet, not only assists with weight loss or maintenance, but it also stabilises blood sugar levels which manages hunger, improves concentration and repairs tissue and muscle – you can’t get that out of a bag of crisps.

  • BILTONG

    Per 30g Snack Pack:

    82 KCal

    18g Protein

    0.8g Carbs

    0.7g Fat

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  • DROËWORS

    Per 30g Snack Pack:

    115.8 KCal

    17g Protein

    0.4g Carbs

    5g Fat

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  • Allergen Free

  • Gluten Free

  • Nitrate & MSG Free

  • Low Salt

  • Award-Winning

  • Nitrate Free

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  • CLAIRE DONALD

    Amazing taste
    Highly recommended!

  • OLIVER MUMBY

    Fantastic Biltong and tasted amazing!

  • CHRISTOPHER LLOYD

    My favourite flavour so far. Plenty of flavour and find it hard to stop eating it once I’ve started! Highly recommended.