Category: Happenings

Groote Post Country Market

We headed out to the Swartland town of Darling out on the West Coast to spend the day at the Groote Post Country Market. This monthly market is situated at Groote Post Vineyards, a historic 18th century farm offering beautiful country setting for the day. Groote Post has made a limited edition Rose wine for the market, which goes down a treat while lazing under the shady trees listening to the live music in the background. The market runs from…

Cluver and Jack Cider

I attended the launch of Cluver & Jack Cider in the Elgin Valley on Thursday. A hand crafted premium cider made by well known wine personalities Paul Cluver and Bruce Jack. The cider is made from pure apple juice grown in Elgin and the finished product is a pure, crisp and refreshing drink that is the perfect summer drink. The launch was a feast for the senses created by Caro de Waal of Eat Design. Caro is the queen of…

Long Table Lunch

Last Sunday I had the pleasure of photographing a long table lunch at the beautiful home of Isabella Niehaus on the Cape West Coast. Isabella’s fellow cook on the day was Nina Timm, from the very popular blog My Easy Cooking. I met Nina at the end of last year when she so kindly invited me on to her weekly radio show to chat about my blog. We also spent a day before the show making all kinds of pickles…

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