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{WINE REVIEW} Celebrate Sauvignon with Neil Ellis Wines

{WINE REVIEW} Celebrate Sauvignon with Neil Ellis Wines

There really is a day for everything. I guess most people are participating in Star Wars Day (May the 4th be with you!), but not for this foodie! Oh no. Wine over wars. Today, 4 May, is one of my most favourite days of the […]

Tradition and history: Quarter Kitchen at the Portswood Hotel

Tradition and history: Quarter Kitchen at the Portswood Hotel

I’ve tasted, experienced and cooked many different authentic world cuisines in my life as a wandering foodie. But time and time again, when I’m asked what my favourite dish is, I will immediately return to the smells of my childhood and my mother city; the […]

{COMPETITION}{GIVEAWAY} TLH turns 1!

{COMPETITION}{GIVEAWAY} TLH turns 1!

In anticipation of The Little Hedonist​ ‘s 1st birthday on the 21st of April, I’ve teamed up with my good friends at Merriment & Co​ and Fair Cape Dairies​ to help celebrate this awesome milestone! What you can win: * 1 of 2 bottles of […]

{PRODUCT REVIEW} Black Spot Hot Sauce II: Ocean Soul

{PRODUCT REVIEW} Black Spot Hot Sauce II: Ocean Soul

Ever since I’ve been a little girl, I’d often walk the beach with my head bent low, toes kicking up the surf, scouring the shore for that illusive message-in-a-bottle I’d read about in my bedtime stories. Something meaningful, sent out into the world for someone […]

Chinchilla Rooftop Café and Bar

Chinchilla Rooftop Café and Bar

To me, the perfect Cape Town restaurant should have exclusive and uninterrupted views of our incredibly beautiful piece of the continent. It should have innovative and stunning dishes showcasing our local produce. It should have a relaxed, yet playful atmosphere, as us Capetonians like to […]

{EVENT} Let it Flow SA II 2018

{EVENT} Let it Flow SA II 2018

Everyone can do with a bit of hip-hop, house and RNB on a Friday evening after work, right? Throw in a vibey venue in Woodstock with delicious food, craft drinks and sterling DJ’s and you have the perfect equation for a killer night. This year’s […]

{PRODUCT REVIEW} Fair Cape Dairies Valentine’s Desserts

{PRODUCT REVIEW} Fair Cape Dairies Valentine’s Desserts

With #Januworry not quite a thing of the past and Valentine’s Day looming around the corner, why not opt for a dine-in meal with your loved one this year? Fair Cape Dairies have you covered with a delicious range of ready-to-eat desserts. I was so […]

{PRODUCT REVIEW} Oryx Desert Salt: Braai

{PRODUCT REVIEW} Oryx Desert Salt: Braai

They say variety is the spice of life. If that rings true, then the new Oryx Desert Salt: Braai is everything you’ll ever need to turn ordinary meals into exquisite banquet table dishes. Filled with a love story that speaks of confident flavours and fresh […]

About friendship & fine dining: Greenhouse at The Cellars-Hohenort

About friendship & fine dining: Greenhouse at The Cellars-Hohenort

To dine at one of the top-ten restaurants in South Africa has always been a phantasmagorical daydream of mine. Little did I know that I’d soon spend a luxuriously dreamy afternoon indulging at Greenhouse at The Cellars-Hohenhort with one of my very best friends. It […]

{PRODUCT REVIEW} BLACK SPOT HOT SAUCE I: Exit the Kraken

{PRODUCT REVIEW} BLACK SPOT HOT SAUCE I: Exit the Kraken

Like a mythical sea monster of olden days, it rose up from the depths of the cooking pot and consumed me. It was surrounded by steam and oceans of piquant goodness as it filled my senses. My life as I know it would never be […]