Post Tagged with: "chef"

Dining Out, People of Pretoria

Chef of the Month: Ivan Richards

May 8, 2020, Author: bianca

In a small suburb between Queenswood and Waverley called Moregloed, Chef Ivan Richards experiments and works his foodie magic – a passion inspired by his grandmother, Frieda Helena Smit, who raised him and put him through school by baking rusks, koeksisters and fudge on the […]

Dining Out

Chef of the Month: Nicola Eksteen

February 7, 2020, Author: bianca

Bubbly, bold and on top of her game Nicola Eksteen is a woman with a heart full of love for all things food-related. Her impeccable passion is infectious, and her bubbly personality will light up any room. We sat down outside of the gorgeous Cape-Dutch […]

Home & decor, Shopping

The JAN Collection

October 31, 2019, Author: bianca

Jan Hendrik van der Westhuizen, South Africa’s first Michelin-star chef has collaborated with HAUS to bring you a thought-provoking homeware range that aims to evoke an appreciation of life by confronting you with the natural process of decay. All prints are styled and photographed by […]

Dining Out

Luxurious simplicity at Fermier

October 31, 2019, Author: bianca

RESTAURANT OF THE MONTH There’s a certain romance attached to a sandy walkway lit by candles in paper bags. Add to that the full moon and superb fine dining in a rustic restaurant and we’re on cloud nine! Hidden among trees and veggie patches at […]

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Chocolates and Chic Chandeliers

April 17, 2019, Author: renate

Among lavenders and fountains lies the lovely Chocolat et Café with its blue chairs, bulky wooden tables and chic chandeliers. What started out as a small chocolate café at The Village in Hazelwood has now become a haven for food, chocolate and nature lovers alike. […]


And he’s back!

February 26, 2019, Author: renate

MasterChef Australia 2017’s runner up, Ben Ungermann, is returning to South Africa in March and you can choose from 3 Masterclasses that he will be hosting across the country. His visit will include Pretoria, Johannesburg, Cape Town, Durban and Port Elizabeth and follows his sell-out […]

Accommodation, People of Pretoria

7 minutes with…

February 19, 2019, Author: renate

Sam Ramokoka: Executive Chef at the Regency Apartment Hotel Sam’s career in cuisine began when he started working as a sculler in the kitchen at Mount Grace Hotel. This role ignited a passion for cooking in him and he immediately aspired to become a skilled […]