Author: The Little Hedonist

{NEWS} Don’t miss Groote Post’s October Country Market and Run

{NEWS} Don’t miss Groote Post’s October Country Market and Run

Head out to Groote Post on Sunday 28th October for a day of family fun and relaxation at their idyllic Country Market nestled in the hills around the beautiful town of Darling. For the fit and active, be there early and take part in Groote […]

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 […]