Enter our monthly lucky draw at Wine Concepts on Kloof. This month, we have 2 participating wineries. Ernie Els Buy any bottle of Ernie Els wines and stand a chance to win a bottle of Ernie Els signature wine valued at R900. Anthonij Rupert Buy 12 bottles of Anthonij...

The persistent heat and drought, and in some areas vineyard fires, over the start of the harvest season has resulted in several parts picking earlier this year, however many wineries are reporting that what they have picked so far the quality is good but quantity...

Schools have broken up and businesses are winding down for the year and we look forward to the well-deserved break ahead. It’s the season we look forward to having that quality time with family and friends and enjoy relaxed conversation over a good bottle or...

Michael Olivier, author of Michael Olivier a restaurateur remembers, and his excellent food and wine website www.michaelolivier.co.za, offers us his recipe for his Christmas in July Pudding. This is a classical old family recipe which was known as Aunt Marge’s last minute Christmas Pudding, perfect ending for your Christmas in...

The recipe for the sauce is based on one that appears in Pete Goffe Woods’s book Kitchen Cowboys, a course I did with him some time back. To cook the rib You’ll need: 2.5kg short rib of beef cut into squares Sea Salt & freshly ground black pepper 2 –...

You’ll need: 1 pack Smoked Salmon Strips 200g 1 tub flavoured Cream Cheese Mediterranean Delicacies Caramelised Onion Dip Or Parmalat Salmon Cream Cheese Grated rind and juice of 1 lemon 2 Tbs chopped parsley 2 Tbs chopped dill sea salt and freshly milled black pepper Melba Toast to serve. Method: Line 4 heart shaped moulds or...