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Top 10 food experiences in Cape Town you might not know about

While everyone knows Cape Town is one of the top food capitals of the world with a hot restaurant scene, these days, foodies around the world are looking for immersive food experiences, something that extends beyond a simple sit-down, restaurant-order-from-the-menu type of affair. We so get it, which is why we’ve rounded up some of the […]

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Vineyard Cottages, Bartinney Wine Estate in Stellenbosch

A stylish wine farm stay where you could easily just keep to yourself, admiring the view and exploring the fynbos-thicketed mountain trails around you, or pop over to the resident tasting room to kick off one of the most epic of wine-tasting weekends ever. If that’s not the best of both worlds, we don’t know what is. […]

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Sweet potato gnocchi with burnt sage butter sauce

A sort of pasta for potato lovers – who doesn’t love these soft little pillows of deliciousness? Gnocchi have a reputation for being a little tricky to make, so with not a single nonna to call upon for help we roped in chef Lapo Magni of Lapo’s Kitchen in Cape Town to share his expertise and […]

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Meet the Maker: Gay’s Guernsey dairy in Prince Albert

Gay van Hasselt is a busy lady. At five every morning, seven days a week, when most of us are still shamefully snoring away, she’s already up and at it, orchestrating the milking of 30 of the happiest Guernsey cows you have ever come across in your life, and then turning that milk into award-winning […]

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Oranjezicht City Farm Market: Urban shopping with farm flair

Oranjezicht City Farm Market is hosted every Saturday at Granger Bay near the V&A Waterfront. This authentic neighbourhood affair is Cape Town’s answer to the age-old village market. What started as the tag-along market of the awesome community farm in the upper reaches of Oranjezicht, has now become one of the Mother City’s best-loved weekend […]

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Foodie Dream: Not just a whole load of waffle for Mike with a bike

Who doesn’t like a good story of someone chasing their dreams? We find it super inspiring and try to catch up with one of these uplifting individuals once in a while to fuel our foodie fire. Recently we caught up with Michael Daniel, the owner and proprietor of Golden Brown in Cape Town. Meet Michael. Based on first appearances, you’d […]

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Weekend pastry masterclass with Theresa de Vries at African Relish in Prince Albert

The mini break of your dreams and a chance to cook alongside pastry fundi Theresa de Vries, beloved contestant on Kokkedoor 1 on kykNET? We ain’t kidding. And it gets better. In between sharpening your kitchen skills and tucking into epic meals, you’ll get the chance to explore the quaint Karoo village, meeting the local foodies […]

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