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Our Biltong is a Healthy & Proudly Mouth-Watering Delicious Pure Beef Snack!
Facts about Biltong
What is Biltong?
Biltong is a spiced and cured meat that originated in South Africa and is eaten as a healthy snack. Many different types of meat can be used to produce Biltong, ranging from beef through to game meats and fillets of ostrich from commercial farms.
The History of Biltong
When Dutch settlers arrived in South Africa in 1652 the hot climate made it important to find a way to preserve meat. The resourceful “Voortrekkers” quickly learned the skills of the indigenous peoples which they combined with a few tricks of their own to make biltong.
Biltongs Health Benefits
Biltong is a food snack that’s a natural source of Protein, Iron and Creatine, which makes it a healthy source of nourishment that tastes delicious. Biltong is a great lunch-box snack and is fast becoming a favourite food snack for professional sports men and women as well as people who are active, training regularly, or simply health conscious.
Biltongs Nutritional Information
Very few products are high in both protein and creatine, however due to our slow curing process our Biltong naturally retains these vital elements. Biltong can aid in training, particularly as a strength training supplement.
Typical Values Per 100g:
- Energy 1052KJ
- Calories 249 kcal
- Protein 52.2g
- Creatine 1.3g
- Carbohydrates 1.4g
- Fat 3.8g of which saturates 1.4g
- Sodium 1.9g.