Healthy Eggs!

Eggs have been a natural part of the human diet for millennia. While mostly valued as a prime source of protein due to its high quality protein content, the egg has a complex nutritive profile that includes many of the minerals and vitamins that we also need for good health.

Delicious Eggs!

Windmeul’s egg farmers work hard to provide you with fresh eggs of Grade A quality. It typically takes 3 to 7 days for eggs to get “from farm to table” and we maintain a constant, optimum cold chain from farm to store. The eggs are collected on the farms, graded and packaged then transported to the grocery store.

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Delicious Eggs!

Windmeul’s egg farmers work hard to provide you with fresh eggs of Grade A quality. It typically takes 3 to 7 days for eggs to get “from farm to table” and we maintain a constant, optimum cold chain from farm to store. The eggs are collected on the farms, graded and packaged then transported to the grocery store.

FRESH from our family farms to your family table

FRESH facts – Windmeul’s egg farmers work hard to provide you with fresh eggs of Grade A quality.

  • It typically takes 3 to 7 days for eggs to get ‘from farm to table’ and we maintain a constant, optimum cold chain from farm to store.
  • The eggs are collected on the farm, graded and packaged then transported to the grocery store.
  • Eggs are one of the few sources of protein that can be kept refrigerated for 4 to 5 weeks without spoiling.
  • The Best Before date on the carton indicates how long an egg will stay fresh and maintain its Grade A quality.
  • To preserve quality and freshness, store eggs in their carton in the refrigerator.
There truly are no limits to the possibilities when it comes to cooking with eggs

The Versatile Cook – On the one hand, the egg may be one of the world’s most basic and familiar ingredients; yet on the other hand, its versatility is dazzling. From the goodness of a plain boiled egg to the elegance of a soufflé, you can do it all with eggs!

Quick to Cook – It takes just minutes to fry, scramble or microwave an egg – and there are so many other fast ways to cook eggs.  Cooking an egg quickly doesn’t mean sacrificing flavour either. You can create delicious, nutritious meals in just minutes, leaving you more time to do whatever matters.

Fresh and Easy – In today’s hurried and demanding world, there is an increasing trend for families to eat more freshly prepared foods and encourage healthy eating habits, especially for growing children.  The versatility and convenience of eggs makes it easy to quickly prepare many fresh, nutritious meals the whole family can enjoy.

Here you will find some of our favourite recipes – we’ll be adding to our unique collection regularly, so be sure to bookmark this page and visit often.

Eggs Benedict - There is debate over who created this recipe but the most likely story credits Mr and Mrs LeGrand Benedict, regulars at New York's Delmonico's Restaurant, who complained there was nothing new on the menu.
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Bacon and Egg Pie - A traditional picnic dish, we just love this one for a summer picnic!
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The Humpty Dumpty Omelette - The omelette is a classic dish that can be served for breakfast, lunch or supper. As so many foods go so well with eggs, there are endless variations on fillings.
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    Read the full item | posted on: 17 August 2011
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Delicious Recipes

Eggs Benedict
There is debate over who created this recipe but the most likely story credits Mr and Mrs LeGrand Benedict, regulars at New York's Delmonico's Restaurant, who complained there was nothing new on the menu.

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Tel: 021 869 8150/1
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Pier Passerini (Managing Director)
Tel: 021 869 8150
pier.passerini@windmeuleggs.co.za