Posts – Food & Wine

Beyond the tasting room

Get the inside scoop on the Cape Winelands on a bespoke tour with local wine guru Fiona McDonald.

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Taste the good life at Green Goose farm

Buy award-winning cheese, grass-fed beef and homemade eiderdown products from Green Goose organic farm, 20km outside Ficksburg in the Eastern Free State.

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Good beans, great art and while you’re at it, pass the wine

Stellenbosch, as a town, is becoming a living, breathing, art installation – head down Dorp Street and you’re bound to find artistic inspiration in the nearest coffee shop.

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Have your cake and eat it

If you’ve a sweet tooth and a yen to try some authentic local treats, then look out for a tuisnywerheid (home industry) shop.

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Karoo – a sense of snow…

This week there’s gonna be snow business down here in the Karoo. I can just feel it.

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International recognition for South African restaurants

  • 05 June 2012 by Sarah Came

This year, 2 South African restaurants earned a place on the prestigious S Pellegrino & Acqua Panna list of the best 100 restaurants in the world. The Tasting Room at Le Quartier Francais in Franschhoek is on the list for the 8th year running, while The Test Kitchen in Cape Town makes its name as a new entry.

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Kasi dining etiquette

So, your long-awaited township tour is booked and the itinerary promises authentic cuisine and lots of interaction with the locals at a shebeen/township restaurant.

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Where to dine in Durbs

After a full-on day at INDABA 2012, greeting, networking, wheeler-dealing, and tweeting, Durbs has a dining spot for you; whether you want to kick back with cocktails and sea views, or seal a business agreement.

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Cape Malay cooking safari

The Cape Malay cooking safari is unique to Cape Town; visitors can immerse themselves in the culinary, history and culture of the Cape Malay people in the Bo-Kaap area.

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Jack-in-the-box crayfish man

Paternoster, to the naked eye, is an idyllic seaside village. Set on the seafood-rich West Coast, it boasts pretty little white-washed houses with dark thatch and crayon-bright shutters.

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