Fire Pit News

17 07, 2019

It’s All In The Wood

2019-07-19T10:26:27+02:00

It’s all in the wood! Too often people think that all firewood is the same Choosing the best firewood for your fire is all dependent on what kind of fire you are making.  The right wood type plays such a big role in the outcome of your fire. Some fires burn more slowly than others, whilst certain woods offer a distinctive aromatic scent that adds a little extra to braai.  Some firewood’s are just perfect to be used on a braai whilst others give you a cost effective, smokeless fuel for the home. [...]

It’s All In The Wood2019-07-19T10:26:27+02:00
3 06, 2019

Know Your Braai Vocabulary

2019-06-03T11:10:21+02:00

aai A braai in the summer aka – a braai without the br! abraaico I´m from Brasil! The word abraço is hug in Portuguese! I love South Africa! A big hugto you all!! So aa abraaiço to you all!!! A united country is not only stronger but happier! abraaimowitz a Jewish braai abbraaiviation A very short braai ag - One of the most useful South African words. Pronounced “ach” like in the German “achtung”, it can be used to buy you time when having to reply to a tricky question, as in: [...]

Know Your Braai Vocabulary2019-06-03T11:10:21+02:00
6 05, 2019

The Science of the Perfect South African Traditional Braai

2019-06-03T08:52:04+02:00

South Africans love to braai – we don’t need an excuse to get a braai going.  Just about every occasion is the perfect time for one!  For us it’s so much more than just a method of preparing food, it’s about the gathering of good friends and loved ones. It’s the vibe of the braai that makes it such a special occasion. Essential ingredients: Sunshine Many a South African will braai ‘come hail or sunshine’, but sunny weather is certainly preferential if you envision your guests gathering around the fire instead of around the TV [...]

The Science of the Perfect South African Traditional Braai2019-06-03T08:52:04+02:00
19 03, 2019

Ignite your Winter nights with a Spectacular Fire Pit

2019-03-19T07:19:53+02:00

Ignite your Winter nights with a Spectacular Fire Pit Winter is just around the corner – or has it just arrived?!  And nothing sets a mood or a scene quite like the sensation of the warmth of flames on your chilly skin. Whether you want to get warm, cast a calm ambiance, or coerce conversation on a cold winter night, a fire pit will do the trick! As the days grow shorter, and the weather grows colder, we close the windows and turn up the heat, creating a cozy, winter-ready home for the months [...]

Ignite your Winter nights with a Spectacular Fire Pit2019-03-19T07:19:53+02:00