Tag: Cape Town

FYN dining at Tempelhoff’s stunning new look-out

FYN dining at Tempelhoff’s stunning new look-out

When a dining experience leaves a seasoned food writer (like myself) wordless and gasping for adjectives to describe it’s sheer beauty, you must know they’re onto something. I was incredibly lucky to be one of only a tiny handful of guests to attend the soft […]

{WINE REVIEW} Groote Post’s Salt of the Earth 2015

{WINE REVIEW} Groote Post’s Salt of the Earth 2015

Every once in a while, if the universe smiles down on you favourably, you’ll cross paths with a wine that simply blows your taste-buds right out of their comfort zone. As the cork pops from the neck of the bottle and you get that first […]

Restaurant Seven is my new number one!

Restaurant Seven is my new number one!

A friend in food is one to be cherished. Keep her close to your heart, and even closer in a hug. Spending time with a childhood friend over plates of fine food is one of the best experiences this world can offer. I was recently […]

{EXPERIENCE} Cooking like a nonna at Nonna Lina

{EXPERIENCE} Cooking like a nonna at Nonna Lina

I’ve always had this incredible infatuation with, but also a deep respect for, the simultaneously simple and complex nature of Italian cuisine. I admire the easy way Italians throw a few quality ingredients into a dish and it’s elevated to next level tastiness, but I’m […]

{NEWS} Groot Phesantekraal Estate in celebration mode

{NEWS} Groot Phesantekraal Estate in celebration mode

Groot Phesantekraal, the exemplary heritage estate peacefully tucked away on the outskirts of Durbanville, is once again in celebration mode!

{EVENT} Happy birthday, Mr. B! Celebrations with FAT Bastard

{EVENT} Happy birthday, Mr. B! Celebrations with FAT Bastard

Admit it. We all let out a smug little giggle and an awkward happy dance when we receive an invitation to a 21st birthday party. Maybe it’s just me? Anyways, purely because of the nature of this type of celebration, it fills us with excitement […]

{NEWS} “Pesto & wine play” at Neil Ellis this summer

{NEWS} “Pesto & wine play” at Neil Ellis this summer

Neil Ellis Wines, the family owned winery on the slopes of the Helshoogte Pass in Stellenbosch, is a must-visit this summer. In addition to a wide range of highly-acclaimed wines, food and wine lovers can embark on an epicurean journey with a unique food and […]

{NEWS} Don’t miss Groote Post’s November Country Market!

{NEWS} Don’t miss Groote Post’s November Country Market!

Head out to Groote Post on Sunday 25TH November for a day of family fun and relaxation at their idyllic Country Market nestled in the hills around the beautiful town of Darling.

{WINE REVIEW} Welcome summer with Welgegund Heritage Wines

{WINE REVIEW} Welcome summer with Welgegund Heritage Wines

If you’re serious about wine, like me, you will most certainly have seasonal favourites. I’m nostalgically packing away my voluptuous, moody reds and soul-warming, hearty whites for another year until next winter, and excitedly making space for my summer staples in promising shades of bright […]

{EXPERIENCE} The simple pleasure of Groote Post’s Country Markets 2018/2019

{EXPERIENCE} The simple pleasure of Groote Post’s Country Markets 2018/2019

They say variety is the spice of life. Give me a variety of food and drink, a beautiful summer’s day, lovely surroundings and my life is simply complete. That is why I’m such a fan of the Groote Post Country Market. When I was recently […]