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Constantia Uitsig La Colombe

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Constantia Uitsig La Colombe

I am no restaurant critic and I feel descriptive articles of award winning restaurants, master chefs and an elaborate breakdown of each marvellous component of an outstanding dish, should be left to the professionals.
So I will just say this: … Read more


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If I could turn back the clock (and I would only for this reason). I would get married at Babylonstoren. Maranda Engelbrecht would be the mother I never had and she would transform my day and night into something unimaginable.… Read more

Masterchef SA By Invitation Dinner

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When it comes to hospitality, Masterchef SA judge Benny Masekwameng’s smile and dimples are more inviting than a roaring fire and 3 course executive meal in the exclusive Hoeveld house in Inanda.

He may be gracious, humble and a soft … Read more

Colourful entertaining

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I hosted an earlier- than- planned father’s day luncheon this weekend and had to set up two tables to accommodate the crowd. I was writing to my foodie pen pal Lisa early on Sunday morning, telling her about my theme … Read more