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Backyard Grill Braai Area
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It’s Braai Day!

Celebrate South African culture at a selection of Braai Day events this Heritage Day

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Malva pudding
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Sweet, South African Malva Pudding

Traditional South African Malva Pudding, served warm with custard or ice-cream, or both

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Snoek Braai
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Snoek braai recipe by Jan Braai

A truly Capetonian fish-braai-recipe

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Gluwhein 1
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Roland Gorgosilich's Glühwein recipe

A hot, spicy beverage for cold winter nights

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Crayfish Bisque
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This Crayfish Soup Recipe is Perfect for a Winter’s Night

Cape crayfish is a sought after delicacy that comes into it’s own with this soup en croûte recipe

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OmniBlend6
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Quick and Easy Broccoli and Peanut Soup Recipe

We teamed up with the folks at OmniBlend blenders HQ to bring you this tasty and simple dish

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Rick's Cafe Aubergine Tajine
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Winter Layered Aubergine Tajine with Lentils Recipe

A hearty vegetarian bake bound to fend off frigid weather

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braai
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Boerewors, Pap en Sous

Traditional Braai Recipes to get your mouth watering

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Mulled Wine
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Mulled Wine Recipe

Divine drink to keep you cosy this winter

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macaronicheese1
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Macaroni Cheese

Never mind death by chocolate – try buttery and cheesy comfort food

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biryani zuid-afrika
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Easy Cape Malay Biryani Recipe

One kitchen-savvy Bo-Kaap local shares her take on this traditional South African dish

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V-Day Recipe
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Valentine’s Day Recipes

Tasty treats to make to make their hearts skip beats

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Orchard on Long Juice 2
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10 Healthy and Easy Blender Recipes

We enlist the help of a few health experts to bring you a selection of quick and simple meals, smoothies and dips

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Receipe
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A Gourmet Ostrich Steak Recipe

A guide to making a Roundhouse meal in the comfort of your own home.

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Prawns
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Grilled paprika prawns

Chef Jannie Melis from French Toast shares a recipe you can try at home

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Agri-Expo's Traditional Melkkos Recipes
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Quick and Easy Melkkos Recipe

Landbouweekblad editor Arina du Plessis shares her take on this traditional South African comfort food

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Green Curry
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Green vegetable curry with fried haloumi

Veggie.buntch.net shares a surprisingly easy recipe packed full of flavour and perfect for winter.

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De Grendel Springbok Shank Recipe for Winter
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Winter Springbok Shank Recipe

Slow-roasted comfort food to weather the winter chill

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La Motte Venison Pie
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La Motte’s Venison Pie Recipe

Easy Winter Recipes: This flavour-bursting meat pie will warm you right to the bone 

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We Love Wine Festival at CapeGate 4
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Top Recipes for Winter

Serve up super supper fare to warm up your winter dinner party 

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trifle1
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Summer Christmas trifle recipe

Traditional South African trifle recipe to get you into a festive mood

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One Man, One Meal: Siba Mtongana
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One Man, One Meal: Cooking for One

Dining solo? We chat to three culinary experts in Cape Town to bring you some great recipe ideas, perfect for those dinner-for-one occasions 

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Dinner Party1
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How to throw an impressive dinner party

...without going through too much trouble

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Gourmet braaibroodjie
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South African Roosterbrood

Traditional Braai Recipes to get your mouth watering

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Bloody Harry Halloween Cocktail
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Bloody Harry Halloween Cocktail Recipe

This ghoulishly good mix goes down a treat

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Cape Malay Bobotie Recipe Reinvented
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The Cape Malay Bobotie Recipe Reinvented

Trees Restaurant chef Stefan Schmidt shares his original take on this traditional South African dish

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irishcoffee1
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The original Irish Coffee

The story behind the Irish Coffee recipe encompasses Ireland's renowned hospitality

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pancakes2
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Traditional pancakes

Nostalgic eating: pancakes filled with cinnamon and sugar

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Amarula-Melktert-Recipe-1
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Heritage Day recipe

Amarula-mousse tart with gooseberry coulis

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Easter Hot Cross Buns recipe
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Easter Hot Cross Buns recipe

Your guide on how to make your very own sweet spiced buns

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Lemon Meringue Pie
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Lemon Meringue Recipe

When life gives you lemons, make lemon meringue pie!

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Fresh White Hake
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Pickled fish is an Easter tradition

The spirit of the pickled fish tradition is as alive as the aromatic smell of masala

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Gourmet braaibroodjie
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Braaibroodjie Recipe for National Braai Day

Add a little gourmet flavour to the most basic of braai trimmings

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Dear Me Trout Summer Salad Recipe
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Summer Trout Salad Recipe

A wholesome, light delight for the sunny season

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South African-style doughnut Koeksisters
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Traditional koeksisters recipe

How to make South African-style doughnuts

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Chocolate Mousse 3
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Avocado based chocolate mousse

Rolene from RAWlean shares a recipe for a decadent vegan dessert

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Eggnog
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Eggnog recipe

A spirited drink for a cheery Christmas

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Halloween Recipes
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Vampire Kill or Halloween Greek Lamb

Foodie blogger, Ishay Govender-Ypma shares a spooky recipe with us

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Jan Braai
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Jan Braai's top 10 braai tips

The man behind National Braai Day tells you what’s important to him when he lights a fire

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Stellenbosch Wine Festival
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Tempura prawns with cucumber and mango salad and a hot sweet chili sauce

Pair this meal with Clos Malverne’s 2010 Sauvignon Blanc

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brandy pudding
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Farm style slow-roast shoulder of lamb

Pair with a full-bodied red wine, such as Knorhoek’s 2007 Cabernet Sauvignon

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Stellenbosch Wine Fest
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Pan fried white fish in orange leaves with artichoke hearts and dill butter

Pair this with a white blend wine, we suggest the Simonsig Chenin Avec Chêne

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Paella
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Paella recipe from Chef's Warehouse

This traditional Spanish rice dish is meant to be shared amongst friends

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Irmik Helvasi
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Irmik Helvasi by Gusevil Can

This Turkish semolina dessert was the star attraction at INTERLINK School of Language’s international food day

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Various cheese
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Cheese board tip

Ideas for a cheesy meal

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Mount Nelson food&wine pairing4
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Appropriate wine for the appropriate time

In our videos, chef Rudi Liebenberg and sommelier Carl Habel discuss what goes with what

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Camembert
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Apple and Camembert pie

Suzanne Himely adds savoury French to this classic dessert

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baked aubergine2
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Baked aubergine with hummus and zaatar Greek yoghurt

Foodie blogger, Ishay Govender-Ypma shares a Meat-Free Monday recipe with us

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glenmorangiecocktails1
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Whisky Cocktails

Rediscover the classic whisky cocktail

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Matthew Mole Live at Franschhoek CellarMatthew Mole Live at Franschhoek Cellar

An afternoon of fine wine and sweet sounds with this beloved musician

Renegade Bingo - 1Renegade Bingo is Back with their ...

No time to siesta……it’s time to fiesta

Andreas Luxury Accomodation - 2Andreas Luxury Accommodation in ...

Escape to this picturesque boutique bed and breakfast for some well deserved ...

Marlenique Estate- Her Story Women's Celebration‘Her Story’ Women’s Month ...

Bring back storytelling culture and pay homage to the strength of South African ...

Der F Hollander - 6Der Fliegende Holländer Docks in Cape ...

Matthew Wild’s new production, Wagner’s The Flying Dutchman, is all set to ...

The Wild FigSaturday Live Music at The Wild Fig

Unwind after a stressful week!

Wild Fig Outdoor Restaurant Dining The Wild Fig Restaurant’s Alfresco ...

Enjoy long, lazy weekend lunches outdoors at this historic Cape Town eatery

The Wild Fig Historic Restaurant ObservatoryThe Wild Fig Restaurant

Step-back-in-time country dining in the midst of Cape Town’s urban sprawl

Winter Life - 3Winter Life Group Exhibition

Head out to Kommetjie for a touch of local artistry!

King Kong - 4The Legendary SA Musical, King Kong, is Back!

Celebrate the comeback of this historic musical! Watch VIDEO footage of the original King Kong Musical

Most Meaningful Tea - 2Things to Do on Women's Day in Cape Town

Celebrate and commemorate all the fearless women in your life with our pick of fabulous things to do in the Mother City!

We Cannot Be Silent Exhibition launch 2017Exhibition: We Cannot Be Silent at the Castle of Good Hope

A dynamic multimedia exhibition seeks to challenge ideas around gender violence in Cape Town. We Cannot Be Silent – it’s time to take action.

Open Design Festival 2017 3Open Design Festival Cape Town

Discover how design can transform lives at this creative fiesta’s line-up of parties, talks, exhibitions, pop-up shops and more

MAReSOLMAReSOL’s Mouth-Watering Winter Menu

This authentically Portuguese restaurant brings the heat this winter

The Long Shots Improv Comedy Troupe Improv Mondays: The Long Shots Improvised Comedy Troupe

The Long Shots create unique scenes on the spot. Everything is improvised – no script, no planning – just pure comedy in the moment.

parkhouseWinter Savings at The Parkhouse Hotel

Enjoy the best winter comforts at the fraction of the cost

Postcard view of Cape Town South AfricaHelicopter Tour Special with NAC Cape Town

Save 15% on breathtaking private helicopter flights around the Mother City until 31 August 2017

HQ Restaurant steakhouse in Cape TownSteak Dinner Special at HQ Restaurant

#2For1 Mondays: get twice the sirloin, salad and chips at Headquarters for once the price

The Charles Café Malay MondaysMalay Mondays at The Charles Café

Tuck into the Cape Malay culture at these weekly themed dinners, every Monday

Glowing Rooms 3Glowing Rooms SA offers a special opening price!

Pay a special rate for entrance into SA’s first 3D space-themed glow-in-the-dark mini-golf adventure

mavericksHave a Big Night Out at Mavericks Gentlemen’s Club

Score entry, a beer, a burger and a table dance for less than you’d expect at this Mother City revue bar

RicksHappy Hour Special at Rick’s Café Américain

With over 600 beverage options, you'll certainly be spoilt for choice

Tin Noakes Diet Salad from Rcaffe menuRcaffe's Tim Noakes Diet Menu Specials

This lovable Long Street restaurant’s new offering is perfect for those on the high-fat, low-carb Banting eating plan

Rush X FIT 2RUSH X FIT Trampoline Fitness Training

Jump, leap and fly your body into better shape at this fun and exhilarating weekly indoor workout in Claremont

Into The Blue Seal 2Seal Snorkeling Special with Into The Blue Scuba Dive Centre

Snorkel with seals and receive a 10% discount when mentioning CapeTownMagazine.com

Vista Parties World of Birds Bird 2Vista Parties' World of Birds Birthday Party Package

Road-trip to this fun Hout Bay park and spend your child’s special day amongst feathered friends

Avontuur Wine Estate horsesGuided Farm Walks on Avontuur Wine Estate in Stellenbosch

Take a stroll through this destination winery and learn more about its award-winning vino, champion race horses and rich family history

Winter Life - 3Winter Life Group Exhibition

Head out to Kommetjie for a touch of local artistry!

King Kong - 4The Legendary SA Musical, King Kong, is Back!

Celebrate the comeback of this historic musical! Watch VIDEO footage of the original King Kong Musical

Most Meaningful Tea - 2Things to Do on Women's Day in Cape Town

Celebrate and commemorate all the fearless women in your life with our pick of fabulous things to do in the Mother City!

We Cannot Be Silent Exhibition launch 2017Exhibition: We Cannot Be Silent at the Castle of Good Hope

A dynamic multimedia exhibition seeks to challenge ideas around gender violence in Cape Town. We Cannot Be Silent – it’s time to take action.

Open Design Festival 2017 3Open Design Festival Cape Town

Discover how design can transform lives at this creative fiesta’s line-up of parties, talks, exhibitions, pop-up shops and more

MAReSOLMAReSOL’s Mouth-Watering Winter Menu

This authentically Portuguese restaurant brings the heat this winter

The Long Shots Improv Comedy Troupe Improv Mondays: The Long Shots Improvised Comedy Troupe

The Long Shots create unique scenes on the spot. Everything is improvised – no script, no planning – just pure comedy in the moment.

parkhouseWinter Savings at The Parkhouse Hotel

Enjoy the best winter comforts at the fraction of the cost

Postcard view of Cape Town South AfricaHelicopter Tour Special with NAC Cape Town

Save 15% on breathtaking private helicopter flights around the Mother City until 31 August 2017

HQ Restaurant steakhouse in Cape TownSteak Dinner Special at HQ Restaurant

#2For1 Mondays: get twice the sirloin, salad and chips at Headquarters for once the price

The Charles Café Malay MondaysMalay Mondays at The Charles Café

Tuck into the Cape Malay culture at these weekly themed dinners, every Monday

Glowing Rooms 3Glowing Rooms SA offers a special opening price!

Pay a special rate for entrance into SA’s first 3D space-themed glow-in-the-dark mini-golf adventure

mavericksHave a Big Night Out at Mavericks Gentlemen’s Club

Score entry, a beer, a burger and a table dance for less than you’d expect at this Mother City revue bar

RicksHappy Hour Special at Rick’s Café Américain

With over 600 beverage options, you'll certainly be spoilt for choice

Tin Noakes Diet Salad from Rcaffe menuRcaffe's Tim Noakes Diet Menu Specials

This lovable Long Street restaurant’s new offering is perfect for those on the high-fat, low-carb Banting eating plan

Rush X FIT 2RUSH X FIT Trampoline Fitness Training

Jump, leap and fly your body into better shape at this fun and exhilarating weekly indoor workout in Claremont

Into The Blue Seal 2Seal Snorkeling Special with Into The Blue Scuba Dive Centre

Snorkel with seals and receive a 10% discount when mentioning CapeTownMagazine.com

Vista Parties World of Birds Bird 2Vista Parties' World of Birds Birthday Party Package

Road-trip to this fun Hout Bay park and spend your child’s special day amongst feathered friends

Avontuur Wine Estate horsesGuided Farm Walks on Avontuur Wine Estate in Stellenbosch

Take a stroll through this destination winery and learn more about its award-winning vino, champion race horses and rich family history

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It’s Braai Day!

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