LEARN TO COOK! WITH VIVIANE BAUQUET FARRE 


AN ELEGANT TOUCH TO ENTERTAINING

 

 

Viviane has always had an elegant, cool touch. Her style of food is sophisticated and reflects the current trends using the freshest and finest of produce in the most creative way. Enjoy her summer festive canapés; cannellini bean dip with deep fried mint, shaved asparagus and goat cheese bruschetta, and flash fried brussels sprouts with garlic and lime. The Tuscan apple cake is a winner, moist and every spoonful is pure delight. The big plus is that it is utterly simple and quick! 

 

 

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IN THE NEWS! IN THE NEWS! IN THE NEWS!

 

DON’T MISS DON’T MISS DON’T MISS

  

Stellenzicht Vineyards in the heart of Stellenbosch’s Golden Triangle has revealed their new Speciality Range * Luke Dale-Roberts says of his win, “While recognition is always gratefully received and we are absolutely thrilled, what drives us is the chance to offer a truly extraordinary and entertaining food experience for our guests”. And there’s no doubt about, the public and judges alike agree that The Test Kitchen truly is an exceptional and award winning experience.

 

 

* The world-famous Great Moscow Circus is coming to Cape Town in February 2017 with an all-new, sensational, two-hour World Premiere programme, featuring 19 incredible acts representing the best of the world’s greatest circus stars. * Food Network announced that it will feature Cape Town in the second series of award-winning Paul Hollywood City Bakes. * Ever at the forefront of trends, Douglas Green has expanded its stable of quality wines and spirits in South Africa, to introduce its first authentic Spanish Sherry range. * Enter the Sanlam Portrait Award for a chance to win R100 000! * Initiated by South African based Vula Afrika; Black Cellar Club (BLACC) launched in September of this year. * Just in time for the new season, don’t miss Uitkyk’s popular picnics in addition to the restaurant’s sumptuous lunch menu! 

 

 

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NEW! DEFINING MOMENTS AT THE ONE&ONLY REACHING FOR YOUNG STARS AWARDS CEREMONY

 

 

 

 

The One&Only Reaching for Young Stars, the top culinary event for student chefs and wine stewards, celebrates its six consecutive year hosted by the One&Only Cape Town with eight of the Cape’s most prominent cookery schools; Cape Town Hotel School part of the Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT), Capsicum Culinary Studio, Eziko Cooking and Training Centre, The Hurst Campus, International Hotel School, The Private Hotel School, Silwood School of Cookery and the South African Chefs Academy. The annual prize-giving ceremony took place on 3rd November attended by the who’s who of the culinary cognoscenti with the Deputy Minister Tokozile Xasa presenting a tourism update.  

 

 

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NEW! ONE&ONLY REACHING FOR YOUNG STARS

CELLAR TO TABLE 

 

 

2016 Sees the One&Only Reaching for Young Stars in its sixth consecutive year joined by eight of the Cape’s most prominent cookery schools. Reaching for Young Stars is no doubt the top culinary event for student chefs and wine stewards held at the One&Only, Cape Town, who generously host the initiative each year. See more…

 

 

 

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IN THE NEWS! IN THE NEWS! IN THE NEWS!

 

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Luke Dale-Roberts at the Saxon   Stellenbosch at Summer Place returns to Hyde Park on October 26   ONE ON ONE with Melanie Millin-Moore  Mosaic at the Orient has won the Best Overall in Region Award at the 2016 World’s Best Wine Lists Awards  *  Look out for Sally-Ann Creed’s fabulous new cookbook with Jason Whitehead, Tasty WasteNots  *  Ladies Lunch with Estée Lauder   Eye Care Awareness Month (21 September to 18 October)

 

 

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MY LOW CARB KITCHEN

 

By Vickie de Beer

 

Your action plan to lose weight,
fight inflammation and gain more energy!

 

 

Award winning Food Editor of Rooi Roos magazine Vickie de Beer has been in the world of food for 13 years both as a food writer and stylist. Her own very enthusiastic approach to cooking and her love of what she does is evident in ‘My Low Carb Kitchen’, published by Quivertree Publications. Her style is ample, generous and moreish!  

 

 

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BOOKS FOR COOKS! EAT * TING
Lose Weight - Gain Health - Find Yourself

 

With Mpho Tshukudu and Anna Trapido

 

 

 

Mpho Tshukudu is a dietitian and Anna Trapido, a food anthropologist, both are highly qualified and both have a passion for food and for cooking. Together they have created a most valuable and heartwarming cookbook in Eat*Ting one which introduces an ancient food culture to young cooks, interestingly enough this has resulted in a food style that is fashionable with its passion for foraging, fermenting and using ancient grains. They have used traditional African ingredients in a practical yet innovative way producing fascinating dishes that are extremely accessible. 

 

 

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IT’S A PEACH OF A DAY!

 

With Paula Plit

 

 

When Paula Plit was confronted by a large windfall of gorgeous yellow cling peaches this was a huge challenge, but being the feisty excellent cook she is, Paula simply rolled up her sleeves, cleared the decks and hauled out every conceivable preserve pan, glass jar, wooden spoon and whatever was required to turn this golden harvest into a plethora of peach dishes; compotes, chutneys, fruit leathers, preserves and more! Paula has shared her recipes for poached peaches, peach chutney and peach habanero jam with a hot twist. Enjoy! 

 

 

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PLATINUM & PEARLS AWARDS

 

Cape Legends & Artisan Spirits Inter Hotel Challenge, a fabulous celebration of winners at the stunning awards ceremony! It was all glitter and glamour at the Cape Legends & Artisan Spirits Inter Hotel Challenge. The ‘Hotel Oscars’ took place at the Cape’s historic icon, Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel on Friday 29th July.

 

 

The fourth annual Cape Legends Inter Hotel Challenge, sponsored by Cape Legends fine wines and choice Distell artisan spirits, now known as the Cape Legends & Artisan Spirits Inter Hotel Challenge, culminated in a huge and scintillating celebration at the Belmond Mount Nelson. The dinner was hosted by Rudi Liebenberg where his brigade prepared the fine dinner introducing choice dishes from the candidates’ menus. Each table was stunningly beautiful in ‘Platinum & Pearls’, creatively designed by individual hotels. Our theme highlighted the rich resources that we are fortunate to have, both natural and particularly in the people of South Africa.

 

 

 

A national initiative with 23 hotels from the Cape to Gauteng and KwaZulu-Natal on board, all part of a remarkable family of top hotels known for style and gracious expertise, a unique occasion viewed as the ‘Hotel Oscars’. The vital aim of the Cape Legends & Artisan Spirits Inter Hotel Challenge is to encourage development in the hospitality industry that continues to raise the bar and promote the hospitality industry as a fulfilling lifetime career! 

 

 

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BEST OF THE BEST!

 

The Cape Legends & Artisan Spirits Inter Hotel Challenge

 

 

  

The Cape Legends & Artisan Spirits Inter Hotel Challenge regional cook-offs took place in June in Johannesburg at the International Hotel School, in Durban at the Unilever Food Solutions state of the art kitchens, and in Cape Town at the excellent International Hotel School. Choose from delectable starters, delicious mains and divine desserts, recipes from our winners! 

 

 

 

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