This online store partners with farmers and aggregators to supply the highest quality, locally sourced fresh produce and other products to their customers. They have the whole kitchen covered, from fruit and veg to meat, poultry and seafood, all the way to frozen meals, baked goods and even snacks. Highlights include bread from Stellenbosch’s famed Schoon Bakery and beautifully marbled wagyu beef. Buyfresh currently only delivers to Cape Town and surrounds.
To order: https://buyfresh.co.za/
Online kitchen store Yuppiechef has adapted to the crisis by launching a section dedicated to providing essentials to their customers. Products available include pastas, olive oils, flour and other staples, along with ranges of eco-conscious cleaning products. The remainder of their catalogue remains online and items can be purchased for delivery after lockdown.
To order: https://www.yuppiechef.com/
If you’re tired of the constant “what’s for dinner” question, Ucook is the solution. Choose from a selection of menus geared towards various dietary requirements and order the recipes which appeal to you. They’re delivered with all the pre-portioned ingredients ready to get cooking and available in different serving sizes to suite your household’s needs.
To order visit: https://ucook.co.za
4. THE BUTCHER SHOP & GRILL
This stalwart of a steakhouse has been granted the right to keep their butchery open. This means you can still get your carnivorous kick to cook and enjoy at home. Just call the shop, order your favourite cuts and they will be delivered straight to your door, whether it be a butcher-shop burger or succulent sirloin steak.
To order: Johannesburg: 011-784-8676 or 081-375-7454 (WhatsApp). Cape Town: 021-434-0758
Should you be missing your caffeine fix, fear not because Nespresso will be delivering coffee (no machines or accessories) during the lockdown. Order a selection of your best capsules and get them brought to you. A minimum order of 10 sleeves is required for delivery.
To order visit: https://za.buynespresso.com/
6. WILD PEACOCK
The Stellenbosch supplier, considered the go-to for top-notch products by many a Western Cape eatery, has remained open during the lockdown. In an act of goodwill, they’ve been offering their stock at wholesale prices. They offer everything from chicken eggs to caviar, anchovies and artichokes. Wild Peacock is currently only available in the Western Cape.
To order: Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or Whatsapp: 067-418-5043/ 072-160-9087 for further information and the full product list.