Africa Trading

It’s shocking that there’s no reviews on Africa Trading. A bit out of the way but walkable from the breweries along Brewers Row is a tiny shop that specializes in South African products, specifically biltong.

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They’re in a small plaza that also houses a couple other food warehouse spots.

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Sign outside.

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Hours. Closed on Sunday and Monday.

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We dropped in on a Saturday afternoon (around 1:30pm) and there were several customers inside. There were 6 types of beef jerky (apparently, there’s usually even more options). The one worker was friendly and explained each of his flavours. He let us try a few samples before using a machine to cut up the jerky into bite sized slices.

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If you don’t visit Port Moody often, you can get AT’s biltong at African Breese Specialty Foods (in Kitsilano). Biltong is different from the usual beef jerky; no added salt, low in fat and gluten free.

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There was also some other South African products (hello Nando’s peri-products).

Hunters biltong beef ($10.00)
DSC09067Thinly sliced and fresh with a softer texture/bite.

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Chili bites ($10.00)
DSC09068If you like a kick, get these. The chili bites were bomb. Chewier but I could have ate the whole bag myself.

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Quality, fresh jerky! You’ll be hooked once you’ve tried it. If only we made it to Port Moody more often…

Africa Trading
https://www.facebook.com/AfricaTradingInc/
#1, 3009 Murray Street
Port Moody, BC
(604) 949-1622