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Posted on March 20, 2015
This beaming Friday Smile goes to The Green Road ™ in Stellenbosch, Cape Town, who I visited a couple of months ago and was so impressed with their knowledge and taken by their passion and dedication that it was difficult for me… Read more ›
Posted on March 13, 2015
They’ve done it again! Another Friday Smile to…Vineyard Hotel does it again! I was already smiling about the fact that Executive Chef, Carl van Rooyen of The Vineyard Hotel in Newlands, decided to use Farmer Angus’s beef mince in their burgers in January, see our Friday Smile for…Read more ›
This is a special Valentines Day Friday Smile because every animal should know the love of their mother. Charlie and Julie Crowther from Glen Oakes are farmers that make this possible. Glen Oakes’ sows and piglets can nuzzle one another, go…Read more ›
Jules Mercer from Outlandish Kitchen for skilfully and mindfully bringing a higher welfare pork banger to the table. Her aim is to “bring people closer to the origin of really good food.” Not only does she achieve this by getting to know…Read more ›
I did the Soil For Life “Grow Your Own Vegetables” weekend course last week. My motivation to do the course was that I killed almost everything I planted. I discovered, after reading countless vegetable gardening books, but still many a dead…Read more ›
I would like to congratulate executive chef, Carl Van Rooyen, and his sous chefs at The Vineyard Hotel for deciding to use grass fed beef for their burgers. The Vineyard Hotel has made a commitment to “living green” and has implemented environmental and social responsible…Read more ›
I would like to congratulate Café Chic for deciding to remove foie gras from their menu. Situated in Breda Street, Cape Town, it is owned by Conrad Gallagher a celebrated Michelin starred chef, and his wife, Candice. Café Chic serves lunch, dinner and late night… Read more ›