Our History

Holstein was Founded in 1998 by

Carl and Denise Steinmann

Holstein Meats,  a well known Premium supplier of Fresh & Processed meats was founded in 1998 by Carl & Denise Steinmann . A proud Family owned business that brings with it an ethos of exceptional quality, passion and service.

Carl Steinmann began his trade over a half a century ago and has had several successful businesses. Impala Butchery, a trademark name, was the beginning of a journey which led to the formation of Holstein Meats.


Holstein is driven by superior quality. Its distinctive product assortment is based on the principles of honoured German meat processing traditions, combined with superior ingredients and protected family recipes.

Holstein supplies several of the leading culinary & hospitality franchise groups, hotels, restaurants as well as schools within South Africa.

Holsteins Established on-site delicatessen, has grown to become known as a preferred retail outlet for small catereres as well as the general public to come and enjoy and purchase our full product range.

Our Deli & Restaurant echoes sentiments of a "Traditional Beer Hall" filled with warm and friendly staff.

Holstein has a few trademark dishes but products not to be missed would have to be our Eisbeins , German Bernerwurst and of course our signature Pork Belly!

Holstein's promise is superior quality with value for money.

A family owned business that is standing the test of time.