A bad day for beetroot and pigs: Parma ham in a beetroot and cashew nut salad at Zest Bistro in Menlo Park (Pretoria, not California) followed by crispy pork belly on mushy peas and yet more beetroot. Delicious. To drink, a bottle of Spar’s soon to be released premium Sauvignon Blanc made by Tinus van Niekerk and Kleine Zalze, confirming just what a comet vintage 2009 is for this most popular white varietal and what a good job Kleine Zalze do with elegant styles of wine.

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Zalze at Zest

A bad day for beetroot and pigs: Parma ham in a beetroot and cashew nut salad at Zest Bistro in Menlo Park (Pretoria, not California) followed by crispy pork belly on mushy peas and yet more beetroot.

 

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Sauvignon Blanc is often associated with wee. In fact it’s affectionately referred to as “cat’s pee on a gooseberry bush” in New Zealand where there are so many sheep, cat toilets are forced

 
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