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Dallas makes it to Kitchen Maestro semi’s

IT WAS third time lucky for Dallas Land of Jeffreys Bay, the fifth and final semi-finalist in the annual Kitchen Maestro Competition. Dallas won his cook-off on Saturday after two previous narrow misses and so completes the lineup of five … Continue reading

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DJ Drew excels in Come Dine With Me

LATE-NIGHT radio presenter Drew Serfontein talked and cooked his way into winning this week’s Port Elizabeth episode – one of three filmed in the city – of Come Dine With Me South Africa. Drew, of Lorraine, was paired with Mill … Continue reading

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The Boardwalk’s Yi Pin throws a second birthday bash

WHEN the Chinatown pagoda disappeared in a pile of rubble to make way for the building of the Boardwalk’s new five-star hotel, I can’t have been the only one who felt a pang of sadness. It had been a handsome … Continue reading

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How to bake hot cross buns from scratch this Easter

AS German pastry chef Ralph Gottschalk prepares to share his traditional  hot cross bun recipe, he remembers his apprentice years in his country of origin where, on a typical Saturday, he would be required to roll out as many as … Continue reading

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My wine educational with darling Olga – but not just yet!

This is me on the right with the Eastern Cape’s doyenne of wines, Olga Hafner, who kindly hosted a wine educational for me, Salvelio, our Weekend Post wine columnist Sam Venter and some of Olga’s new staff from Meridian Wines … Continue reading

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Lou’s lemony iced tea

When we have sun-drenched days aplenty I love making a big jugful of really refreshing, lemony iced tea. I always find it strange that people buy iced tea in cans when it is so easy – and so very inexpensive … Continue reading

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Christmas in June post to be uploaded at noon on Saturday

Due to a technical problem with the blog today’s post on last weekend’s Club 100 Christmas in June fundraising gala will only be uploaded at noon. Do check back later as there are some social pics to view as well … Continue reading

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