The name was withdrawn in 1935, and the original name was reinstated. Get top stories and blog posts emailed to me each day. A photo posted by Vegemite vegemite on Nov 30, 2015 at 7: Aussies used to have them flown overseas when touring. In 2012, Kraft split into two companies and — somewhat carelessly — managed to lose control of its Australian peanut butter business which came under the ownership of a new firm called Mondelez.
Kraft had an agreement with Bega that legally, contractually, ends on December 31, 2017. Eat it open-faced and enjoy!
Try these recipes for brownies, pasta and chocolate ganache. Vegemite is a staple in most Australian households, a savoury superstar, if you will -- yet few of us actually know what the heck this stuff is.
The new ones are ok, but not a patch on the original. I agree leonie.
In 1928 Vegemite was renamed and registered as Parwill in an attempt to boost its sales and to attract customers of the rival spread Marmite an English yeast spread that dominated the Australian market since 1910. Share 301. It is very dark reddish-brown, almost black, in color, and one of the richest sources known of Vitamin B.
I also like spreading it on top of meat pies with tomato sauce- Aussie bakery in GA. Private citizens were trying to raise funds to make a counter offer... Perfect with butter and cheese on a hearty rye bread.