Arugula & Haskell Pairing

Arugula Bistro & Haskell Wine Pairing

 The bread & wine of life We were invited to a food and wine pairing evening at Arugula Bistro & Bread. This little gem of a bistro is situated in Durbanville. Arugula is a must visit for any foodie living in Cape Town and surrounding areas. We have been to Arugula several times before and…

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White Bean and Mushroom Soup

Winter White Bean soup

A tasty way to use White Beans & Mushrooms this Winter The winter pleasures of a steamy cup of soup to warm up your belly. I know some of you might view soup as an entrée only, but it can be so much more. The difference depends on the type of soup (vegetable stock or cream base)…

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Winner of Avondale pairing

Winter Warmer Winner!

Thank you to all the people who entered the Avondale Winter Warmer pairing competition. The question was; “How many soil types does Avondale have on their land?” If you said 13 different soil types, you were correct! Congratulations Andrea Firth! * You will be contacted directly about the details of your prize. If you did not win…

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Avondale

Winters are made for Soup and Wine

Wine from Avondale & soup from Reuben’s [Source: www.avondalewine.co.za] As we stand and watch the sun setting over the beautiful Klein Drakenstein mountains in Paarl, South Africa. We are greeted with warm smiles by the Avondale family on a chilly evening. [The glass of Armilla Méthode Cap Classique might have helped a bit.] 😉 Exploring the Avondale farm! The evening started…

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