Groot Phesantekraal Wyne, Durbanville

Donderdag, 5 September 2019|Restaurante, Wynproe|

Met honderde wynplase so te sê op ons voorstoepe is Kaapse mense bederf verby. Ek voel half sleg dat een van die naastes aan my, die Durbanville wynstreek, so vreeslik agterspeen suig. Dis slegs 20km van die stad af en dis ’n streek wat uitsonderlike wyne maak, soos ek laasweek weereens besef het toe die mense van Groot Phesantekraal my […]

4-course pairing dinner, The Vault at Taj Hotel, Cape Town

Vrydag, 5 Julie 2019|Restaurante, Wynproe|

All my friends know by now, if you want to see me, invite me for lunch. Because being the exceptionally glamorous person that I am, I prefer to spend my evenings in slouchy pants, on a slouchy couch, with a cat on my lap and a remote in my hand. These frightfully unsociable instincts are multiplied a hundred times over […]

New 2019 winter menu at Anthonij Rupert wine estate

Dinsdag, 18 Junie 2019|Restaurante, Wynproe|

Folks often ask me to recommend Cape wine estates to visit. Places that offer good wine in a lovely tasting environment, PLUS good food, PLUS preferably something else on top of all that. We are of course spoilt for choice, but Franschhoek’s Anthonij Rupert Wines is one that I often suggest because, after numerous visits, I know […]

Gibson’s Burger Restaurant, V&A Waterfront, Cape Town

Donderdag, 20 Desember 2018|Restaurante|

Living in Cape Town, I’m in the fortunate position of being able to go the Waterfront for a bit of retail and restaurant R&R rather often. But in all these years (and I am not saying how many for fear of age stamping) I’ve never, ever eaten a burger at the Waterfront. All that changed recently, when I was invited […]