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Smoky aubergine and the strong freshness of lemon and basil are used here to offset the stodgy tendency of some risottos.

 

There are reasons you shouldn’t trust children and this is one of them.

 
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Billionaire investor Jeff Greene is selling Palazzo di Amore, a 25-acre Beverly Hills compound suited for royalty. With an asking price of $195 million, it will be the nation’s priciest private residence when it hits the MLS next week.

 

Laborie’s MCC Blanc de Blancs 2010 has been chosen by SAA as its MCC of choice, to be served exclusively on board its worldwide fleet of aircraft in 2015. This multi-award winning MCC will be served in Business Class on all SAA domestic, regional and international flights.

 
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The stellar Boplaas Cape Tawny Vintners Reserve N/V, managed to scoop one of only two 5 Star Platter’s awarded to fortified Port-styled wines in the upcoming edition of this longstanding guide to South African wine.

 

Oude Libertas Amphitheatre, Stellenbosch – Thursday, 11 to Saturday, 13 December 2014

 

The Cape Town sniff and spiteratti klitsed its bolla behoorlik this afternoon at Mondiall Kitchen and Bar for Marco Fantinel, president of Fantinel, the #1 wine producer in Friuli. While Friuli may o

 

The folks at Glen Grant have generously put up two sets of double tickets to the Whisky Live Festival on Friday, 14th Nov 2014. And that’s not all. They will be giving you a bottle of the Gle

 

Given the shortage of wine routes in Essex, supermarkets remain the main retail outlets for wine in the UK. In the Cape, tasting rooms are big although supermarkets still dominate the scene. So how to

 

Ever wondered about the social lives of Cape inhabitants 300 years ago? In an age before TV and internet and being able to read emails and chat to friends 24/7 with the aid of our smart phones, what e

 

KWV 12 year old Barrel Select Potstill Brandy, made by Master Distiller Pieter de Bod and his team in the rambling KWV Cellars in the hear of Paarl was this year crowned as the Worldwide Best Brandy a

 

The third and final stage of the 2014 FNB Wines2Whales (W2W) Mountain Bike (MTB) Race got underway at Oak Valley Wine Estate (Elgin-Grabouw) on Sunday, 09 November 2014. Setting a blistering pace, rid

 

Perdeberg is a winery going places.  Situated in the Wine Appellation of Voor Paardeberg, it draws grapes from a wide area posing all sorts of interesting situations for Albertus Louw and his Cellar

 

We’ve wrapped up the team’s 10 favourite Dim Sum spots in Cape Town, Johannesburg, and Durban. They’ve been tried out by our contributors and voted as the best of the best, based

 

Oude Libertas Amphitheatre, Stellenbosch – Thursday, 11 to Saturday, 13 December 2014 Fleur du Cap wines have paired up with Nataniël, one of South Africa’s iconic, home grown celebrity artists k

 

From the November issue of Business Day WANTED: For all Francois van Zyl’s constant wisecracks, he is a committed and highly competent winemaker who has played a key role in not only taking Stellenb

 

This tart will change your life. Ingredients: - 1 pack of Tennis biscuits - 100g of butter - 315ml meadowland cream - 2 tsp castor ...The post Chocolate Stout Ganache Tart appeared first on The Craft

 

The Sunday Times has come up with a novel way to boost circulation. Give away free copies of your organ to Cape Town restaurants that are closed on Sundays so Monday's patrons may enjoy free litter fo

 

Laborie’s MCC Blanc de Blancs 2010 has been chosen by SAA as its MCC of choice, to be served exclusively on board its worldwide fleet of aircraft in 2015. This multi-award winning MCC will be served

 

In what must be one of the most selfless acts of pure generosity of spirit, and if I may add, something one is used to when it comes to the De Wets of De Wetshof Wine Estate in Robertson, the biannual

 

Laborie’s MCC Blanc de Blancs 2010 has been chosen by SAA as its MCC of choice, to be served exclusively on board its worldwide fleet of aircraft in 2015. This multi-award winning MCC will be served

 

Magic of Bubbles Summer is upon us, dearest winos and readers, and few things are as summery and refreshing as the Magic of Bubbles. Whether your taste is expensive and French or divine and local, we

 

Stellenbosch Vineyards is proud to launch its new contemporary tasting facility on Welmoed Estate, just outside Stellenbosch, as well as its collaboration with Kokkedoor celebrity judge Nic van Wyk in

 

 

The critical acclaim for Waterkloof Estate’s ‘Restaurant in the sky’ on the outskirts of Somerset West, soared to new heights at the 2015 Great Wine Capitals Global Network Best Of Wine Tourism

 

“It is always reassuring to celebrate an important milestone with a great vintage, and our team was really proud that our 33rd vintage of the Hamilton Russell Vineyards Pinot Noir was awarded the

 

Call your wine Cool Climate like they do at Corder Family Vineyards and already it creates an expectation with the person about to unscrew the cap. It is no secret that Elgin was recognized in the 197

 

Ingredients: (makes 3 extra-large patties or 4 large patties) 500 g lean beef mince 1 large egg 1 small slice of bread, finely crumbed generous amount of salt and pepper (at least 1 t salt and 1/2 t p

 

Louis van der Riet, winemaker at De Krans in Calitzdorp, has been selected as one of only three finalists in the 2014 Diners Club Young Winemaker of the Year competition.  This is the first ti

 

Simonsig, founded by Frans Malan back in the middle of last century, is a place known for firsts. Pioneer Frans Malan was always a step ahead of the pack and produced South Africa’s first bottle fer