Champagne is the drink that is synonymous with celebration - be it a New Years Eve, Christmas, weddings, birthdays or any other reason for a party there is usually a glass of bubbly involved. But for some occasions just a regular glass of champagne or sparkling wine simply just isn't enough to mark . . .
With summer getting underway (in the Southern hemisphere at least) it is the time of year again to spend lazy weekend afternoons catching up with friends over a couple of drinks. Combine this with the fact that it is Oktoberfest season and you have no excuse not to sample a few of Munich's finest . . .
Like many South Africans I grew up eating rusks, and to this day having a couple with a cup of rooibos tea always makes me think of home. For those of you that are not familiar with these little chunks of joy, rusks are something in between a biscuit and a biscotti. Dunked in a cup of coffee or tea, . . .
In my mind granola bars are one of the best snacks around – they give you the perfect balance between having something sweet while still being good for you. So when I need a quick breakfast in the morning, or just need a sweet kick to pick me up in the afternoon, they make for the perfect bite to . . .
I am a dairy junkie. There are many things that I would be able to give up, even wine and coffee if I REALLY had to, but a life without creamy goodness seems unimaginable. Be it a wedge of ripe and gooey camembert cheese, a perfect snow white ball of buffalo mozzarella or a bowl of creamy and . . .