Tag Archives: food

Foodie Foragers: in search of the Cape’s authentic flavours​

An increasing number of passionate foragers – many of them chefs – are now heading to the hillsides, forests and coasts of the southwestern corner of South Africa. And for good reason.

London’s Baraffina tapas bars give you a taste of Spain but at a price

A dinner date in summery Soho.

Wellington: New Zealand’s crafty little capital

Yummy beer, coffee, cocktails and brunch. And pretty views (when it’s not raining…).

Making your own gin

Get into the spirit of blending your own fragrant gin at New Harbour, Cape Town’s newest craft distillery.

That’s the spirit! South Africa’s urban craft distillers

Forget craft beer: artisanal spirits are where it’s at. Meet the pioneering inner-city distillers crafting the future of cocktails.

Hit and miss: hunting in the Karoo

To paraphrase Oscar Wilde, every man should kill the thing he loves to eat. And so I gave it a go.

From veld to fork: the tasty tale of slow Karoo food

Self-taught chef Gordon Wright’s passion for the Karoo’s unqiue recipes and ingredients is putting the region’s cuisine on the map.