5 – Biltong
One of the most loved foods in South Africa. Biltong is usually cut in strips, salted and dried, giving it a unique flavor. Expats miss this in every country as it is pretty rare to come by until you decide to make it by yourself.
4 – Mrs Balls Chutney
Now this is one of the South African favorites. This chutney of unique taste is a sure treat for taste buds and many South Africans use it for daily preparation of meals. South African expats miss the taste of this chutney and many of them take a bottle of their favorite one with them while going abroad.
3 – NikNaks
Crisp snacks with a unique flavor. This would take many Saffas down the memory lane and finding it in any other country is no less than a treat for any South African.
2 – Chappies
Chappies revive a lot of childhood memories, from going to the corner shop and getting chappies instead of change or buying a lot of them and eating them in a streak. It was also google of our time, telling different facts in every wrapper.
1 – Ouma Rusks
In other countries, any brand of rusks may have no emotions attached to it. However, in South Africa, the daily morning staple, Ouma rusks revives a lot of memories of every South African expat. And most of us miss it in other countries.