A collection of places we love to visit to sample the wine and cuisine.

Krispy Kreme

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Recipe RatingI have always had a soft spot for a good doughnut. Walking through Eastgate shopping center the other day we spotted a newly opened Krispy Kreme. We walked in and was greeted by the most friendly staff I have

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Pembreys Bistro

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Recipe RatingWe recently went to Knysna for a weekend break and visited some of the restaurants in the area. Our first evening out was at Pembreys. It turned out to be a wonderful evening out. The decor is simple but

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Taste-Buds Cook Club

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Recipe RatingOur date with the Taste-Buds Cook Club finally arrived last Friday and we headed off for our Romantic Couples Class evening with some very good friends of ours and very exited about what is waiting for us.  The end result is we

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Burger Republic

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Recipe RatingIf you feel like taking your taste buds for a good swirl be sure to visit the Burger Republic in Boksburg. We were met with very friendly and helpful service by our waiter who had a very good knowledge about the

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Giggling Gourmet

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Recipe RatingLast year our great friends Alan Wight and Hanneli Zondagh invited us to go to Giggling Gourmet Kitchen for a fun filled day of Italian cooking and our birthday present! This turned out to be an amazing day meeting new friends and just having fun

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Chef Pons Asian Kitchen

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Recipe Rating I have always loved Asian Cuisine and some years ago a colleague of mine Marius Botes introduced me to the Asian Kitchen in Groenkloof. This is a very quint little restaurant and gets quite humming over weekends but the food

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Spice Route

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Recipe RatingThe Spice Route is a wonderful place as you can do wine tasting, beer tasting, chocolate tasting, glass blowing and enjoy pizza and wine all at one convenient beautiful relaxed venue. It makes for a wonderful day out with family

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No 6 Restaurant and Welbedacht Wines

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Recipe RatingThe night before we relocated back to Gauteng from Durbanville my dear friend Alan Wight invited us to go and meet Schalk and Myra Burger on their farm Welbedacht Wines. We were booked at No 6 Restaurant for the evening. We were planning to make it

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Middelvlei Boerebraai

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Recipe RatingMiddelvlei Boerebrai is one of my favourite activities in the Western Cape. It is always such a pleasure to visit my good school mate Tinnie Momberg from Midddelvlei Wine Estate for one of his famous Boerebraai’s and some of

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