Why Peanut Butter Packs a Punch

Why Peanut Butter Packs a Punch

From Black Cat, one of our most iconic local brands…

Straight outta Potgietersrus, Black Cat was first produced in 1926, and punted as a new ‘wonder food’ by its manufacturer, Alderton Limited. The rest of the industry started catching on in the 1970s, but the original still has the lion’s share of the market. Here’s why it’s good for you:

Six benefits of Black Cat peanut butter

  1. Good for weight loss

Eating peanuts and peanut butter helps control hunger without leading to weight gain.

  1. Full of healthy fat

All the fat in peanut butter is heart-healthy monounsaturated fat, the good fat your body needs.

  1. High in valuable nutrition

Peanut butter has potassium as well as protein which lowers the risk of high blood pressure, stroke and heart disease.

  1. High in fibre

It also contains fibre for your bowel health, healthy fats, magnesium to fortify your bones and muscles, Vitamin E and antioxidants.

  1. Energy booster

Peanut butter contains good amounts of healthy fats and protein which means it contains plenty of calories that will give energy.

  1. Better blood circulation

Black Cat peanut butter is a great source of iron, copper, magnesium, and potassium making it helpful in maintaining the proper blood flow in the body.


By consumers buying any Black Cat product, they stand a chance to win their share of R100 000 in cash prizes daily and the grand prize of a Black Cat Revamp for their school of choice worth R250 000; the winning school can pay forward by nominating another school to receive the revamp. To enter, consumers need to purchase any Black Cat products, dial *120*2337# and follow the prompts.



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