Celebrate The ‘Magic of Bubbles’ at The Franschhoek Cap Classique and Champagne Festival

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The Franschhoek Cap Classique and Champagne Festival – ‘The Magic of Bubbles’ – Presented by MasterCard will be taking place on 29 and 30 November 2014.

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Do you know what’s in season?

It’s spring time and there is an abundance of local fresh produce available! There are loads of benefits of buying in season, rather than importing foreign or artificially growing out of season produce.

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New chef for Kievits Kroon’s Granita

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Granita, one of Pretoria’s top restaurants, has introduced a new chef!

Shimanyana Sello has taken the culinary reigns of the restaurant where guests can enjoy a delicious gourmet wine-pairing menu seven days a week.

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Where to ‘bant’ in your city

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All controversy and anti-Tim Noakes sentiment aside, the banting diet still seems to be going strong, with banting specific restaurants opening up and the city continuing to run out of cauliflower on a regular basis (who would ever thought that would be possible?) So to add to the chorus, here is an updated list of banting friendly restaurants around SA that we can vouch for:

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A dash of fresh appeal with new menus at Harveys Restaurant

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Harveys Restaurant at Winchester Mansions has announced an exciting new venture with the launch of a special wine and food pairing menu. It is also undergoing a menu make-over at large with the introduction of a new breakfast and lunch menu.  Now, no matter what time of day it is, guests will be able to indulge in Harvey’s exquisite dining.

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All-star chefs return for 2014 Celebrity Chef Series

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Col’Cacchio Pizzerias has invited SA’s top culinary talent to take part in the Celebrity Chef Series 2014. The campaign kicked off in 2009 and has raised over R1 million for charity. This year, three top local  star chefs Mike Basset, Jodi-Ann Pearton and Rudi Liebenberg are back to reinvent their interpretation of gourmet pizza for a good cause. Continue reading

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Join Archbishop Tutu at Grand Provence for the Survivors Walk of Hope

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The Grand Provence, located in the heartland of the South African wine country, will be the hosting the Survivor’s Walk of Hope on Saturday, 6 September 2014 in support of youths fighting cancer.

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Bombay Brasserie to heat up Cape Town with the Chilli Festival

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Bombay Brasserie @Taj Cape Town will be, bringing the ‘heat’ to the inner city this Spring with the first Bombay Brasserie Spring Chilli Festival.

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Celebrate heritage with Nederburg on National Braai Day

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The Red Table at the Nederburg Wine Estate in Paarl will be celebrating Heritage Day on the 24th of September in the most South African of ways – with a braai!

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Vegetable and Tofu Pad Thai recipe

Here is another recipe to make your Meat Free Monday easy and delicious!

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