Traditional Persian love cake – a helpful recipe to win over hearts

Perfumed and lightly spiced the Persian Love Cake exudes the air of mystery and delight of exotic places delicately hidden in the flavourful crumb. Shrouded in a tale of love enchantment and laced with alluring ingredients such as cardamom, rose water and pistachio who could possibly resist this sweet temptation? What better way to win […]

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The Best Festive Gifts for Foodies: Reinée of Tamatiestraat Cooking School lets you in on her top picks

Reinée Terreblanche-Brand from Tamatiestraat Cooking School & Catering in Stellenbosch is a human manifestation of the word ‘generous’. Her laugh is generous, her portions are generous and her sheer infectious spirit is the most generous of all. This is exactly why we chose her as our 2018 Eatsplorer festive season gift captain. The quirkily named […]

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Secret sundowners on the beach in Cape Town

At the end of the day, when the Mother City gets ready to swap her sweeping blue mantel for a jaunty mid-night blue cape spangled with a thousand stars, the lingering reprieve of her magnificent sunset calls for a cold one. This is the ideal time to get together over cocktails to wind down with […]

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Mini Citrus Cakes: a celebration of summer all in one bite.

Some dishes just have that magical ability to capture the essence of a season in just one bite – right? Well these pretty little citrus cakes will have your mouth singing of sun and summer with their burst of zingy sour notes and sweet summer fruity goodness! This is a little cake with big flavours that […]

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