So the first cook in the new kitchen when really well. We just ran one kettle, at about 2/3 capacity, to get a feel for things, and produced... Read more
Finish line in site!
If you've ever worked on a project you'll know that at some point things start to come together, and you can see the end in sight.
I'm happy to report... Read more
Mostly good progress - one small setback
Just a quick update, starting with the good news:
- The bottling machine arrived and we did a small test batch, and it worked well. Of course, the true... Read more
Wow, 98 generous backers. We are grateful and humbled that so many people would support us.
For a while in the past couple of weeks we didn't think we were... Read more
Another chance to taste Matanzima in the San Francisco Area
Hey I just heard that the Oakland A's may be moving to San Jose. What does that have to do with Matanzima Hot Sauce? Absolutely nothing, but we will be... Read more
Review of Matanzima on Hotsaucedaily.com
Check out the review of Matanzima over on the popular Hot Sauce Daily blog:
"Appearance & Texture: Matanzima Hot Sauce is extremely thick and slightly chunky, with a bit... Read more
New $15 Pledge!
Happy 3 day weekend everyone!
We've been racking our brains on how we could come up with a cheaper pledge and not lose our shirts on shipping.
The answer is... Read more
Attention San Francisco Foodies!
Wanna get a taste of Matanzima?
Stop by Andronico's on 1200 Irving Street San Francisco this coming Thursday, February 14th.
We will be there from about 4.30 to 7PM. Stop... Read more
New reward: Braai in a box!
We have a new reward! Five pounds of delicious traditional South African boerewors made with beef, toasted coriander seed, black pepper, nutmeg, cloves and spices, plus three bottles of Matanzima.
Just... Read more
Kitchen equipment porn
Ooh, check out one of the new steam kettles we will be using...
Now we just need this Kickstarter to fund so we can bottle all that Matanzima goodness!
We're... Read more
Wow, what a great start!
OK, the news on the sporting front was a little glum. South Africa's national soccer team, bafana bafana, was knocked out of the Africa Cup in the quarter finals, and... Read more