Category: General

Restaurants you should visit

Restaurants you should visit

A lot of people are here from out of town or on holiday and are asking me what restaurants they should be trying now that they have the chance. So I’ve compiled a list...

Rossouw’s Three Star Restaurants 2011

Rossouw’s Three Star Restaurants 2011

JP Rossouw has released his restaurant guide for 2011. Here are his 3 star restaurants with the Western Cape ones in bold. You can see last year’s winners here. Casual category: Magica Roma, Pinelands...

2010 Wine Magazine Sauvignon Blanc Top 10

2010 Wine Magazine Sauvignon Blanc Top 10

Last week I attended the awards ceremony for the Wine Magazine Sauvignon Blanc competition. It was held at Bread & Wine on Moreson estate, which was one of the main reasons I went. I...

Kirstenbosch Concerts 2010/2011

Kirstenbosch Concerts 2010/2011

Kirstenbosch concerts start up again in November. Below is the schedule of artists so that you can plan ahead. I would recommend buying tickets in advance for the popular concerts as they sell out...

One80 Fitness Evaluation Results

One80 Fitness Evaluation Results

There are many advantages to using the services of a personal trainer. For example: Optimises your training program to suit your goals and level of fitness Advise on exercise form so that you get...

2011 Eat Out Top 10 nominations

2011 Eat Out Top 10 nominations

The Eat Out Top 10 draws a fair amount of criticism. I don’t think it would be possible to select 10 restaurants from the many excellent restaurants in South Africa without drawing criticism. Whether...

One80 Fitness Training

One80 Fitness Training

People have been asking me what this One80 training is that I have been doing, so I thought I would share the story. I used to be a fairly active guy, playing various sports...

Recipe: Apple & Camembert Cake

Recipe: Apple & Camembert Cake

So for those of you who have been waiting for the recipe I submitted to the Fairview competition, here it is. The voting has been open for a while now but I thought I...