Nicci Botha
Hilda's Kitchen: A 21st century take on Victorian recipes

Hilda's Kitchen from on high
Hilda's Kitchen from on high
[Nicci Botha] If the cooking channel had been around in the early 1900s, Hildagonda Duckitt would have probably given the likes of Nigella Lawson (minus the cleavage) a run for her money...

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Ruth Cooper
Ruth Cooper
Seta launches at Villa 47

Villa 47 Emporio Italiano's launches Seta, a new fusion cocktail lounge on the first floor. Seta offers a range of Italian-Asian cocktails, small plate and sharing plate options.

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Ruth Cooper
Ruth Cooper
Belvedere Secret Garden Bar launch

Belvedere launched their new secret garden bar in Cape Town's CBD last Friday, 1 December.

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Ruth Cooper
Bilboa joins Kove Collection's Camps Bay eateries

Bilboa joins Kove Collection's Camps Bay eateries[Ruth Cooper] The Kove Collection has a bevy of eateries under their name, most residing alongside the popular Camps Bay strip. Latest addition Bilboa joins its seaside siblings - Zen Zero, La Belle, The Marley, Paranga, Umi and the soon to launch Chinchilla - and is a worthy addition to the family.

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Angie White
Down the rabbit hole with the Kove collection's new addition, The White Rabbit

Down the rabbit hole with the Kove collection's new addition, The White Rabbit[Angie White] Situated right next door to Dalliance at the V&A Waterfront, you'll find the place Alice wish she'd found when going down the rabbit hole. The White Rabbit offers an all-day coffee shop and patisserie with a fun play on the scenery and tea-time quirkiness from Alice in Wonderland...

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Ruth Cooper
Boschendal opens farm shop and eatery in Stellenbosch

Boschendal opens farm shop and eatery in Stellenbosch[Ruth Cooper] Boschendal Farm, on the outskirts of Franschhoek, has long been a family favourite. I have many fond memories of lengthy, laughy lunches with the fam over holiday times.

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Ruth Cooper
Ruth Cooper
2017 Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards

The winners of the 2017 Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards were announced at the GrandWest Grand Arena in Cape Town on 19 November 2017.

Trevor & Jane Ernstzen, Candice & Mark Holgate  Andre Hill & Carmen Cloete  Antro Davel, Chantel Dartnall & Mari Dartnall of Restaurant Mosaic at The Orient Winner of Eat Out Service Excellence Award  Eat Out Service Excellence Award winner Chantel Dartnall of Restaurant Mosaic  

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Ruth Cooper
Behind the Eat Out Awards - Q&A with Abigail Donnelly

Behind the Eat Out Awards - Q&A with Abigail Donnelly[Ruth Cooper] One of the biggest South African foodie events on the map, the 2017 Eat Out Mercedes- Benz Restaurant Awards will be recognising the best local restaurants and chefs this coming Sunday, 19 November at GrandWest in Cape Town.

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Angie White
New season, new head chef for Societi Bistro

New season, new head chef for Societi Bistro[Angie White] Societi Bistro has long been a favourite of mine, so with the appointment of a new head chef, Robert Giljam, I had to confirm that my old favourite still offered all the greatness I have come to love. I was not disappointed...

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Ruth Cooper
Authentic wine tours for tourists and locals with Wine Flies

Authentic wine tours for tourists and locals with Wine Flies[Ruth Cooper] One of the must-do things on most tourist's lists when travelling to Cape Town is wine tasting, however, with the huge variety and scope of wine farms and wine land areas, picking where to go and what to taste can be quite overwhelming for most...

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Ruth Cooper
A winning recipe is born with Four Coursemen

A winning recipe is born with Four Coursemen[Ruth Cooper] Take four prestigious Western Cape winelands chefs, add a base of outstanding produce and liberal amounts of creativity, allow to simmer and serve with splashes of award winning wines.

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Jessica Tennant
A fantastic feast at 1Fox

A fantastic feast at 1Fox[Jessica Tennant] The city is a feast of purple blossom this time of year. Yes, spring has arrived in Johannesburg and so has Urbanologi's new menu...

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Ruth Cooper
Ruth Cooper
2017 Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Best Everyday Eateries - Western Cape

The 2017 Western Cape Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Best Everyday Eateries were unveiled at Mercedes-Benz in Century City on the 17 October.

Anelde Greeff - Eat Out, Clayton Mataranyika, Sam Mparaganda - SHIO  Brynn Felix,Kristina Felix, Jannicke de Villiers & Phil de Villiers  Jan Tomlin, Graham Oldfield and Shirley Muswema - Chef’s Warehouse and Canteen  Shirley Muswema, Graham Oldfield, Jan Tomlin - Chef’s Warehouse and Canteen, Anelde Greeff - Eat Out  

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Leigh Andrews
Quaffing oysters and bubbly in Hillcrest quarry

Image © Andre Beukes.
Image © Andre Beukes.
[Leigh Andrews] Cape Town locals and quite a few out-of-towners donned their boldest white-and-gold outfits and braved the wind this weekend to attend the Oyster and Champagne Festival at Hillcrest Quarry...

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Ruth Cooper
Ruth Cooper
The Union Bar launch

The Union Bar in Illovo relaunches with partner, Monkey 47.

Comfort Kwesta ( Radio 702) and friend  Blaine Dodds  Buhle Mbete  Charmaine Ramalope (GlamFoodie Blog)  

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Ruth Cooper
New Asian inspired seafood eatery Firefish opens at V&A

New Asian inspired seafood eatery Firefish opens at V&A[Ruth Cooper] It's not even been open a month, but the new East Asian inspired seafood grill eatery Firefish looks set to be the place to dine this summer season.

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Ruth Cooper
Foodies meet #Brewfood - Beerhouse launches new menu and food trend

Foodies meet #Brewfood - Beerhouse launches new menu and food trend[Ruth Cooper] Remember a time before craft beer? Strange to think that only a few years back, your local beer options were pretty much Castle or Black Label. Now beers come artfully packaged and flavoured with anything from cinnamon to pineapple...

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Ruth Cooper
#InnovationMonth: South Africa first with new Feastfox app

#InnovationMonth: South Africa first with new Feastfox app[Ruth Cooper] Feastfox, a spontaneous dining-out app, which recently launched in South Africa aims to take the hassle out of last minute restaurant hunting and booking. We got in touch with co-founder Stuart Murless for #InnovationMonth.

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Ruth Cooper
Ruth Cooper
Steenberg wine launch

Steenberg launched a brand new range wines, Ruby, Stately and Sphynx, on the first day of Spring, 1 September 2017 at Bistro Sixteen82 at Steenberg.

Chanel Conradie, Daniel Blaauw and Janine Brink  John Chishimba  Stanley Zimbizi  Kobie Lochner, John Chishimba and Prosper Gundura  

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Leigh Andrews
Loving the lazy luxury of Franschhoek's Leeu Estates

All images © Leeu Collection.
All images © Leeu Collection.
[Leigh Andrews] Warmth, comfort and elegance are top of mind when I think back to our recent winter stay at Franschhoek's luxury gem of the Leeu Collection, Leeu Estates. It's the very definition of refined five-star relaxation where every whim is catered for, and more...

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