MARKET DAY

Hungry? Thirsty? We round-up the Cape’s best food/farm markets South Africa took a while to catch onto both international food trends and the fact that we are sitting on a veritable cornucopia of fresh produce and small producers. About 15-20 years ago, something as innocuous as rocket or basil was seen as a ‘fancy’ addition […]

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THE PIE-OFF!

A roadtrip in South Africa guarantees you a few things. Wide open space, beautiful vistas, birds of prey sitting on telephone poles and…padstals. Padstals (Afrikaans for farm stalls) are a point of national pride for South Africans. From strong moer koffie (literal translation – slam coffee) to roosterkoek (roasted buns), biltong (South Africa’s much superior […]

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