Category: Food

Things to do in Gauteng over the long weekend

Things to do in Gauteng over the long weekend

Did the long weekend sneak up on you? Are you strapped cash and prefer to stay home? Well, I have a few great things to keep you and the family busy over the long weekend in Gauteng.   If you are like me and enjoy […]

5 Pretoria Markets you need to know about

5 Pretoria Markets you need to know about

Everyone loves a good food market. Especially when you know you are going to get great food, craft beer, vintage clothing and maybe a little live music. Over the past few years, Pretorians have really caught onto the market trend and we are lucky enough […]

54 on Bath’s stunning new venue

54 on Bath’s stunning new venue

Tsogo Sun’s luxury Johannesburg hotel, 54 On Bath, launches its new champagne bar and garden by Maison Perrier-Jouët, an enchanting space of crafted beauty inspired by the Maison’s delicate floral style. Against the backdrop of the Champagne Garden’s sweeping terrace and breath-taking views, guests will […]

I got a taste of Italy at Jamie’s Italian

I got a taste of Italy at Jamie’s Italian

Over the last few years international chefs have seen South Africa as a key market to open beautifully designed restaurants and we were all super excited when we heard that Jamie Oliver was setting up shop in Johannesburg.   Jamie’s Italian South Africa opened its doors […]

Hot drinking custard recipe

Hot drinking custard recipe

Photo: Art of Natural Living   Hot chocolate and coffees are so last season, hot custard is the new trend. There is nothing better then a hot drink while you snuggle on the couch with your favourite movie. Plus its the perfect way to spend […]

MINI LIMITED EDITION BY NESCAFÉ Dolce Gusto

MINI LIMITED EDITION BY NESCAFÉ Dolce Gusto

As you know when it comes to anything MINI I am always there like a bear. MINI has to be one of the most amazing cars I have ever driven and I plan on driving one for the rest of my life.   Yesterday saw the […]

Taste of Joburg 2015

Taste of Joburg 2015

If you are like me and you absolutely love trying out new restaurants and experiencing some of the best chefs in South Africa than this is definitely for you. Taste of Joburg is coming to Monte Casino once again and will showcase 12 of Joburg’s finest […]

Recipe: Gourmet Microwave Salmon

Recipe: Gourmet Microwave Salmon

When you work as much as I do and aren’t home long enough to make a meal the first thing that you end up eating is junk food or take a ways. To be honest it gets to a point where you just can’t take […]

Review: Signature Restaurant Brooklyn

Review: Signature Restaurant Brooklyn

A couple of weeks ago I visited the one of the new fine dining restaurants in Pretoria, Signature.   Signature opened its doors in South Africa for the first time in Sandton. A beautiful restaurant with some of the most amazing views of Johannesburg. In […]

Gammon with a Sticky Orange and Ginger Glaze

Gammon with a Sticky Orange and Ginger Glaze

This is my favourite christmas recipe and my dad does it every year and is always a winner. Ingredients: a large gammon one can (330 ml) ginger ale one bottle (330 ml) of your favourite beer 2 whole star anise 3 bay leaves 3 whole […]