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Makaron Restaurant: small plates of joy

Makaron Restaurant: small plates of joy

If you’ve been following The Little Hedonist for a while, you’d know that I have quite an extensive foodie bucket list going. You’d also know that I get ridiculously excited if the universe grants me the opportunity to tick off one of these desired dining […]

{NEWS}{MEDIA RELEASE} A “TRIPLE GOLD” AT VERITAS FOR NEIL ELLIS CABERNETS THREE YEARS IN A ROW

{NEWS}{MEDIA RELEASE} A “TRIPLE GOLD” AT VERITAS FOR NEIL ELLIS CABERNETS THREE YEARS IN A ROW

Neil Ellis Wines’ reputation as one of SA’s leading Cabernet Sauvignon producers was re-affirmed at the 2018 Veritas Awards when the Neil Ellis 2015 terrain-specific Jonkershoek Cabernet and the 2015 regional Stellenbosch Cabernet were honoured with Double Gold and Gold Medals respectively for the third […]

{PRODUCT REVIEW}{RECIPE}{PART 3/3} Amasi cake with naartjie and thyme curd

{PRODUCT REVIEW}{RECIPE}{PART 3/3} Amasi cake with naartjie and thyme curd

I’m not a baker. At all. But from time to time, I at least try to slap together a cake or a tray of muffins and hope for the best. But when our friends at Fair Cape Dairies kindly sent me bottles of deliciously versatile Amasi, […]

{NEWS} TLH Nominated for African Food Blogs Award 2018!

{NEWS} TLH Nominated for African Food Blogs Award 2018!

My little hedonists…listen up and rally around! I’ve been nominated for the African Food Blogs Award 2018! 🎉✨🎊 How super cool is that! 😎 I’m over the moon and so excited for my first ever award nomination.

{NEWS}{MEDIA RELEASE} PIWOSA Enthrall and Enchant at CapeWine 2018 Zeitz MOCAA Party

{NEWS}{MEDIA RELEASE} PIWOSA Enthrall and Enchant at CapeWine 2018 Zeitz MOCAA Party

Premium Independent Wineries of South Africa (PIWOSA), well-known internationally for their execution of innovative marketing programmes, demonstrated their creative flair with aplomb during CapeWine 2018. With a passion for the theatrical, PIWOSA pulled out all the stops and hosted a spectacular and surreal party at […]

Balducci Restaurant: Chef’s Vegan Table

Balducci Restaurant: Chef’s Vegan Table

Why does it feel as if veganism has made a sudden come-back in recent years; undergoing some sort of plant-based revival? Why does it feel so buzzy and contemporary? Eager to jump onto this meat-free bandwagon, I was delighted to join the Chef’s Vegan Table […]

{NEWS} PIWOSA Flight Club at CapeWine 2018 stumps local wine professionals

{NEWS} PIWOSA Flight Club at CapeWine 2018 stumps local wine professionals

Premium Independent Wineries of South Africa (PIWOSA), well-known internationally for their execution of innovative marketing programmes, hosted their inspired Flight Club competition for the first time in South Africa at CapeWine 2018.

{EVENT} DINE4SIX’s 100th event celebration at Cape Grace Hotel

{EVENT} DINE4SIX’s 100th event celebration at Cape Grace Hotel

I have a very real fear of meeting new people. It sometimes borders on a mild case of anthropophobia. Sitting down and dining with strangers sounds pretty nightmarish to me. But, as the wise old universe would have it, I was gifted an exclusive opportunity […]

{NEW BLOG}{WINE REVIEW} La Motte Millennium 2016: a work of art

{NEW BLOG}{WINE REVIEW} La Motte Millennium 2016: a work of art

There are only a few things in life that fill me with as much unadulterated joy as a bottle of good red wine. Wine is one of nature’s greatest gifts to mankind; a gift that the grape artists on this earth have perfected into the […]

{NEWS}{MEDIA RELEASE} The 2018 Diners Club Winelist Awards

{NEWS}{MEDIA RELEASE} The 2018 Diners Club Winelist Awards

Diners Club has celebrated its annual Winelist Awards with events in Kwa-Zulu-Natal, Gauteng, Southern/Eastern Cape and Western Cape this past week.