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Middle East culinary weekend at De Hoop

One way to beat the winter blues is to get cooking- so come and join Jonathan Franzsen at De Hoop for a weekend of exotic, gastronomic and flavourful fun... Read more >

De Hoek Country Hotel launches Bridge Bistro

The opening of The Bridge Bistro restaurant at De Hoek Country Hotel is a very exciting event for food lovers in Magaliesberg. Read more >

15 freakin' awesome SA coffee shops that will make you give up Wimpy coffee for good...

Our choice of just some of the many amazing coffee spots around SA.. Read more >


Top Franschhoek restaurants reviewed by Shirley Kilian

Shirley Kilian, owner of Fransvliet Guest House and previously of 'Food Affairs'(a recreational cooking school) in Joburg for 36 years, is well- positioned to offer these reviews of some of the best places to eat out in Franschhoek. Read more >

Heritage Day in the Winelands - Asara Pure Food Braai Market

Indulge in a selection of artisanal foods from local producers handpicked by the Asara team at the Asara Pure Food Braai Market. Scroll down to find out where to stay in Stellenbosch if you want to make a weekend of it Read more >

Glenwood is Durban's new coffee culture HQ

Portfolio Collection's Creative Director has been hanging out in Durbs this week and, as is his way, working hard drinking lots of coffee. He took time out between flat whites to tell us about the best of Glenwood's cafés. Read more >


Hops,Gourmet & Gallery Evening at Harveys

A great evening out at Harveys, on site restaurant of Winchester Mansions Hotel in Seapoint, for lovers of craft beer, good food and art. Read more >

Boutique hotel goes back in time during Robertson Slow 2013

Revel in the past and pleasures of the quaint town of Robertson when The Robertson Small Hotel, a 5-star retreat where old-world elegance meets chic sophistication, relives the valley’s golden days with a Remembrance of Things Past Dinner on Saturday, 10 August. Read more >


Serendipity's Lizelle named one of SA's Top 10 Women Chefs by SA Tourism

Congratulations to Lizelle Stolze of Serendipity for being named on the the Top 10 Women Chefs in SA! Read more >

Tasty Tuesday - Italian flat bread with rosemary

Last weekend our Travel Blog editor Joy tried her hand at baking some real bread. With, you know, yeast. And kneading. It came out a savoury treat, delicious with soup for winter. Here's the recipe... Read more >

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