We all know the drill! Christmas time comprises of a Christmas Eve dinner and/or a Christmas day lunch filled with decadent and indulgent meats, veggies, salads, baked goods and more. Oh, and don’t forget about the main roast. But with all the cooking and prep (not to mention the clean-up afterwards), it can leave little time to actually enjoy the time with your loved ones. Step away from tradition this year and make Christmas a day celebrating fun, summer and simple foods with 5 alternative Christmas food ideas!
Is there a budding gourmand you’d love to spoil? Treat them to one of these lovely options from our ultimate foodie gift guide this festive season.
We South Africans love our food markets, and with such a rich variety of agriculture and local cuisine, you’ll find the best in craft foods and fresh produce! Take some time off this summer to visit these local food markets and indulge in a variety of treats and delights.
Jesse and Jamie Friedberg, twin sisters, have innovatively transformed a Bree Street Victorian building into a stellar restaurant they have aptly named Between Us. They have effortlessly brought together the amalgamation of historic rustic walls, comforting custom-made wooden furniture, fresh florals and contemporary soft lighting. Their delightful interior is the perfect external representation of the menu, both overflowing with quality.
We’re loving burgers at the moment, and all the flavours you can try with this versatile food. These Thai style burgers pack a spicy punch you’ll love.
Get your taste buds ready, because this year the Street Food Festival brings you exciting foodie events over 10 days from Cape Town to Johannesburg, with a variety of entertainment, activities and, of course, FOOD!
Of the many health trends we’ve seen this year, a big one has been the move towards organic eating and methods of living that promote sustainability and a healthy environment. While this is a great option, it’s no easy (or cheap) task. If you’re looking to go greener with your foods, try some of these tips and check out your local farmer’s markets for fresh produce and inspiration.
I chose to indulge in Umi’s new seasonal menu on a crisp winter’s evening. It was immediately warmed up by the sensational waiter, who set the tone for the evening. At first glance, the winter menu is delectable and well rounded. The combination of fresh Japanese elements and intense winter flavours is balanced out impeccably.
Food trends pop up into our lives all the time. Some stick around but others faze out. We’re delving into 5 healthy food trends that you should include in your life and make sure that they stay!
Get ready for a big fiesta with these amazing Mexican recipes. Serve them up to your guests this weekend to treat them to a belly-warming feast.