Food Talks

Q&A with Miles Vuyo on mykitchen.co.za

Miles Kubheka on his BEEEG dreams

Miles ‘Vuyo’ Kubhek modelled his business on the character from the Hansa Pilsner ads. You know, ‘Vuyo – he’s such a beeg, beeg dreamer!’ Some years later, the former software developer has two restaurants, five food trucks, two street carts and even beeger dreams. We caught up with him over a beer.

My first vertical wine tasting

My first vertical wine tasting

With crazy visions of me having to climb a Harry Potter-style staircase and move around from one wine tasting to another, I headed to Waverley Hills organic wine estate in the Western Cape. When I arrived at the venue, I was graciously greeted by the organisers and the winemaker and only after fishing around a little, did I really understand what I was about to undertake…

Katlego on mykitchen.co.za

Katlego Mlambo on Banting and maize meal

Joburg-born Katlego Mlambo has travelled the world learning about food. At 26, he’s the youngest black male to host his own TV cookery show, e.tv’s Kasi-licious. The show combines cooking with reality TV as Katlego – with a guest in tow – visits his favourite street-food hangouts and then recreates the dishes he knows and loves. We get a sneak peek into his kitchen and his life.

Q&A with The Spice Prince, Reza Mahammad

Q&A with The Spice Prince, Reza Mahammad

We know him now as the flamboyant Spice Prince on the Food Network, but few people know that Reza has been in the food world since the tender age of 16. When his father passed away, it was up to the young Reza to take over the family business in London, The Star of India Restaurant. There he spent years… Read more →

Q&A with Neill Anthony

Q&A with Neill Anthony

SA’s very own private chef talks food memories, his big biggest kitchen fail and Gordon Ramsay