{connect} Festive fruit cake with SA Olive EVOO

As with most things in life, there’s a team pro-fruit cake and a team anti-fruit cake. When this time of the year rolls around, I want to eat fruit cake morning, noon and night! This is my best one yet – made with SA Olive extra virgin olive oil for the most indulgent version of…

{eat} Memories and Melomakarona at Yiayia’s Table: an ode to Elli

For most of us, some of our earliest food memories were made around a grandmother’s table, or in her warm kitchen, with the smell of cookies fresh out of the oven. At Yiayia’s Table there’s a seat for everyone,  whilst Yiayia Elli’s legacy lives on in her recipes, her family and now, in the heart…

{spirits} Sugarbird Craft Spirits introduces XO Brandy

Everyone’s favourite Cape Townian distillery, Sugarbird, has taken flight with a new addition to its nest of craft gins. Introducing Sugarbird XO 14 year old pot-still brandy – a pure celebration of our local fynbos and a stunning addition to an already impressive line-up. Introduction As much as I enjoy drinking wine, I’m also an…

{wine} PROE – the perfect way to experience Diemersfontein Wines

Little morsels and bite-sized treats. That is my favourite way of eating. Diemersfontein Wine and Country Estate has embraced and renewed the deli-concept wholeheartedly with the recent opening of PROE, an indulgent smorgasbord of local produce. Introduction I tire easily from eating a lot of the same thing. I crave texture, variety, different flavours and…

{news} Celebrated Swartland farm’s products are now available online!

A proudly South African company founded almost two decades ago has been supplying its products to premier retailers including one in the US… until now! With the launch of goed – its new label – the company’s range of award-winning extra virgin olive oils and related foods have become available to purchase online and direct…

{product} Meaty treats straight to your door with Richard Bosman app

One good thing borne from lock-down restrictions, is the innovative responses from our favourite food suppliers to deliver. Finally I can get all my meaty treats delivered to my door with the new Richard Bosman online store and app. Introduction We all know how I feel about the simple pleasures in life. One of those…