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Bacon jam – Think like a winner!

Posted on March 16, 2013 by in awards, pork


Bacon in a jam sounds as ridiculous as Gorgonzola in an ice-cream  or  chocolate in a jous for steak, yet chefs and cooks around the world do these crazy things all the time. Bacon jam is nothing new, yet the concept is somewhat strange, yet enticing. There is something about the combination of sweet and […]

Markets, food festivals and street food

Posted on March 13, 2013 by in awards, pork, rsg


Markets, food festivals and loads of street food all form part of the “lucky packet”  which I am to open this coming weekend. Eat Out DStv and Food Network have joined forces to present this two-day event held at the Neighbourgoods Market at the Biscuit Mill in Woodstock from 15-16 March 2013. I love markets, […]

Voting begins for Eat Out DStv Food Network Awards 2013

Posted on January 23, 2013 by in awards, cooking competitions

Eat Out

Last year I was fortunate enough to win the Eat In Dstv Food Network  Produce Awards for Best Local Food blog. You can read all about 2012 Eat Inn Produce Awards here! It has certainly  opened many doors for me and I have only you, my dear readers and followers to thank. Without your regular […]

Eat In DStv Food Network Produce Awards – A memorable day!

Posted on March 26, 2012 by in awards

The Eat In DStv Food Network Produce Awards Ceremony was held at the Slowfood market at Oude Libertas in Stellenbosch on Saturday 24 March 2012 and it marked a definite highlight of my career. What an amazing event it was too. Anelde Greeff and the planning committee of this event , must have been beside […]

Eat In Night Market

Posted on March 16, 2011 by in awards

I have been counting the sleeps since I got my invitation, hand delivered in a cute little glass jar, to the annual SAB Eat In Produce Awards. Last year  I met the most amazing people and I swore that I will buy my way in if I have to this year, but luckily the amazing […]

SA Blog Awards – Let the voting begin!!!!

Posted on March 23, 2009 by in awards

I have made it to the finalist list of South African Food and Wine blogs for 2009 and it is all thanks to all of you who nominated for me!!! You can now vote for me until 31 March. Simply click on the badge which will take you to the voting page. Scroll down the […]

You can now nominate for the 2009 SA Blog Awards

Posted on March 6, 2009 by in awards


Bloggers here in South Africa are catching up with our fellow bloggers in other countries and once again it is that time of the year where SA bloggers(or SA bloggers in other countries, like our own Cooksister) can be rewarded for their hard work and dedication.. You must vote for at least 3 websites or […]