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Biltong and Popcorn recipe

By March 27, 2017October 3rd, 2023Newsletter

Biltong and Popcorn recipe

March 27, 2017

Very little speaks to the taste buds of South Africans (abroad and at home) than eating Biltong. But let’s step it up a notch – How about mixing biltong, peanut brittle and popcorn. This easy to make recipe will entice your taste buds and satisfy your cravings while watching rugby (or any other sport for that matter), and needless to say, this tasty snack will go perfectly with watching a movie and can be a great introduction for people who are not too familiar with South African foods.

Easy to make Biltong and Popcorn recipe

You might be thinking that the combination of biltong, popcorn and peanuts are a bit weird, but your taste buds will absolutely love this fast, and easy to prepare snack. Depending on how much you love your biltong and if you’re willing to share, this recipe can serve about 4 people.



  • 1 bag of microwave popcorn (if you prefer making popcorn the old-fashioned way, you can do this too)
  • About 100g of peanut brittle
  • About 100g or more of fine grated biltong or biltong sprinkle
  • 2 tablespoons of butter


Time to prepare:

  • This shouldn’t take you more than 20 minutes to prepare.


Cooking instructions:

  • Prepare the microwave popcorn according to package instructions.
  • Transfer popcorn to a large mixing bowl.
  • Using a fine grater, grate your peanut brittle over the popcorn in the mixing bowl.
  • Sprinkle the biltong over the popcorn and add the butter.
  • Mix well until all the popcorn is coated in butter, peanut brittle and biltong.
  • Serve to guests and watch the smiles on their faces.


And there you have it. Great tasting popcorn and biltong recipe you can share with your friends and family. If you have any recipes you’d like us to share, please send an email to For advice about financial emigration from South Africa, contact us today.