The Steak of the Nation address: what you can braai for your country

Jan Braai delivers a 'Steak of the Nation' address for National Heritage Day.

12 Sep 2014

South Africa's most well-known braaier has hit YouTube with a 'Steak of the Nation' address.

In the speech he covers the spectrum from saving electricity for Eskom by braaing on 24th September 2014, National Heritage Day, to challenging DA leader Helen Zille to a braai.

According to @janbraai's twitter account the video has gone viral with more than 8000 views.

The address encourages all South Africans unite around a fire, wave the national flag proudly and braai like champions on National Heritage Day.

If Jan Braai's speech puts you in the mood to braai then take a look at our awesome braai recipes hub, where we have you covered from  braai meat marinade to potato salads, to corn on the cob!

Watch it below:

Follow @janbraai on twitter as he and some fellow braaiers enjoy the National Braai Tour this week! publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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