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Urbanologi – A gem in the heart of Joburg

With spring in full swing and summer on the way, there’s something that we’ll all be looking for over the weekends; cool places with interesting drinks and fresh foods. Nowhere will you find this more than Urbanoligi in the heart of Joburg, in the Mad Giant Brewery at 1 Fox. Urbanologi’s spring menu is all…

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ROSTO – Italian wood burning rotisserie

Ever get to a restaurant and not know what to order? ROSTO will make this easier; simply order everything on the menu and share! This is not your everyday Italian Restaurant. Rosto is an Italian roastery that specialises in Italian street foods, wood burn rotisserie free-range chicken, meatballs and stoneground flour focaccia. Starting with the chicken, this…

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Beerhouse: Smoke. Meat. Beer.

Beerhouse: The pioneers in the biggest, best variety of beer in South Africa have a new menu. Developed by Beerhouse and the Ultimate Braai Master; Pieter Marais. They have managed to combine the Latin American style of smoke and spice with the rich goodness of beer to create something exceptional. This is something you don’t find in South Africa: Latin American…

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Jamie’s Italian

Jamie’s Italian   If you read my biography you’ll know that my love of food comes from watching Jamie Oliver on Sunday afternoons in The Naked Chef, so you can guess my excitement when I heard Jamie’s Italian was opening in Johannesburg. Being my favourite type of food and most probably my favourite chef ever’s…

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Café Del Sol

A classic Italian restaurant in every single way adapting to modern times by catering for everyone from the crowd that wants their food delivered to the banting army growing day by day it is easy to see why Cafe Del Sol stood proud as Winner of both Highly Commended and Best Italian eatery in the…

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What’s the beef? Grass fed vs Grain fed

I recently received an invitation to visit The Organic Emporium at Bryanston Shopping Centre. Amongst the array of fresh produce and convenient ready meals I found the most incredible selection of meat. The biggest lamb chops, plump chickens and beautiful beef. Organic Emporium owner, Debbie Logan, is passionate about beef and where it comes from. Debbie partners…

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Meg’s Slow Cooker Secrets: Beef & Stout Stew

Meet Megan from GetFitHappyHealthy a runner, foodie and adventurer! She’s about to leave the sunny skies of Joburg for the city of Dublin. Megan and her husband, have a cute pug, Jack, who will be moving with them. Before Meg leaves for her new adventure, she is sharing three of her favourite slow cooker recipes. Slow…

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Interview with a Chef – Jill Okkers

Today I am so excited to be able to post this interview. I met Jill Okkers about a year ago and walked away from the evening with a sore stomach from laughing so much. Jill is warm, intelligent, feisty and very talented both as a chef, and a photographer. Read below to find out more…

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Meet the Food Stylist: Bianca Delides

  We found Bianca through Instagram and were immediately taken with her gorgeous food styling. The colours are bold and the arrangements are visually appealing. We got chatting to her and loved her immediately. Enjoy getting to know Bianca a little bit more!   How did you get into food styling? From a young age,…

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Peppadew and Haloumi Ostrich Burger

Peppadew and Haloumi Ostrich Burger

  Peppadews are uniquely South African and I just love them! The piquante peppers have a sweet flavour with a little bit of a bite. They’re great to use in dishes where you want a bit of spice but you’re not ready to go full on chilli! They pair beautifully with ostrich and haloumi to…

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