Tag Archives: Thai

‘Bubbalicious’ Trish triumphs

SHE’S impulsive, over the top and the newest darling of South African reality television. Meet Trish Difford, aka Bubba, whose crazy and comedic antics on the hit BBC Entertainment cooking series Come Dine With Me South Africa caused a frenzy … Continue reading

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Fresh, fragrant fare from inviting Land of Smiles

The Global Table spent an afternoon with Natti Simmons of Natti’s Thai Kitchen, a landmark Port Elizabeth restaurant where many locals surely got their very first taste of Thai food when the restaurant opened in 1997. For the uninitiated, the … Continue reading

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Asian inspiration from Yi Pin Restaurant

By Louise Liebenberg HAVING seen its iconic Oriental Village (which until fairly recently still housed the Kyoto and Lai Kung restaurants) swallowed up by the extensive construction of a new five-star hotel and multi-use convention centre currently under way at … Continue reading

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Chef's Profile: James Hogg

A SERIES of childhood travels through Africa with his grandparents inspired a talented Bay youngster to embark on a career in food. James Hogg is this week’s featured chef on The Global Table, so don’t miss our profile and Q&A on him … Continue reading

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Kurland’s Thai calamari salad

Today’s demonstration on The Global Table is by Greg Gautier, the head chef at magnificent Kurland on the Garden Route, whose recipe for a Thai salad with calamari mint, coriander, sour fruit and chilli makes for a refreshing and fragrant … Continue reading

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Thai-style sweet potato soup

This soup with its distinctive Thai flavour is one of my favourites for autumn and, with sweet potatoes selling for around R6,99 a kilo at the moment, it’s surprisingly affordable to make. You have to work fast with raw sweet … Continue reading

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