My Steak Hunter entry

Juicy, Sexy, Steak date!

Steak Hunter Entry Most South Africans’ weekend would include the following; invite friends over, light up a fire, open a bottle of wine, and braai a thick-juicy steak. Deny it? To Braai, would undeniably be one of South Africans’ favourite past time and something that unites our entire Nation. The past weekend a braai was a…

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Diemersdal Tapas

Diemersdal: eat your heart out!

One sunny afternoon in Durbanville Hills A short drive from Cape Town CBD and you will find yourself in between the hills of Durbanville. There are a number of very good wineries in the valley. Myself and lovely lady, Hestelle from KoekieEnCream, decided to visit one specific farm for its historical background and present popularity.…

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A Winter Pairing – Part 2

A night with a few ladies, Avondale wine, and Reuben’s soup The 6 phase pairing includes traditional classics as well as adventurous combinations of soup created by chef Reuben Riffel from Reuben’s. Each phase was carefully paired with a wine from Avondale’s selection of wine. If you are a food connoisseur or just looking to do…

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Healthy Homemade Pea & Mint soup

Winter is fast approaching in the Northern Hemisphere, and this brings a smile to my face for 1 reason only; winter comfort food! 😉 Anything from Asian spiced stir-fries, Indian inspired curries, and hot hearty soups. One rainy day and one  big bag of frozen peas. The only thing I had on my mind was warm Pea soup.  Ingredients: [serves-4] 500g…

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