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If you are currently reading our Braai Blog, you are probably wondering what in the world is a Braai? Well my friend, we are here to help answer that question for you, as well as life's other mysteries (ok well maybe not the latter).
The word Braai, pronounced Bry, is Afrikaans for “barbecue” or “roast” and is a social custom in South Africa. It can be used to describe an event:
A social gathering where friends and family 'meat' at someone's home (or a communal venue) and is typically centered around a grill. Which brings us to our next use:
Typically the grill, or braai, would use either real wood or charcoal (some purists, including some of the Ayoba crew, insist that this is mandatory), but a gas grill is perfectly fine if that is all that is available.